My Proefles at De Workout

By Emmi Beuger, Chief Editor As an aspiring yogi, I have been searching for a yoga class that was affordable and accessible. It has been tough, especially with the stresses of being a student in a new country. So when I was asked if I wanted to go to a yoga class and write an... Continue Reading →

No plans for Halloween? These are the best ideas for a spooky night

It’s that time of the year again when the leaves come off, the weather makes us want to hide under a blanket and all we want to eat is pumpkin-related. There’s this atmosphere outside and it can only mean that a certain holiday is coming closer. Yes, I’m talking about ghosts, vampires, zombie brides and a... Continue Reading →

A very big welcome to you

With this first post we officially open the floor for the JoCo 2016-2017, otherwise known as the Journalism Committee! We are the committee that will help you make the most out of your exchange period by offering a number of blogs per week on all different kinds of topics ranging from upcoming events, the history of Utrecht, Dutch cuisine, our travels, places to go, guidelines... Continue Reading →

Cycle proficiency level: over 9,000

After having spent an almost complete semester (and maybe even two) here in Utrecht, surely you know how to ride a bike. Handbrakes, back paddle breaks, small saddles, comfortable ones or big ones: you've seen them all and you master them all. Are you ready to take your cycle skills to the next level? Check... Continue Reading →

Thursday May 5th: Liberation Day!

Only a few days left before yet another national festival: May 5th it’s Liberation day in the Netherlands. On this day, we celebrate the liberation of the country and the end of the Second World War. The biggest celebrations are in Wageningen, a small city where the Germans officially surrendered. However, there is enough to... Continue Reading →

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