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AEGEE-Las Palmas goes to Brussels for a Study Trip

AEGEE-Las Palmas goes to Brussels for a Study Trip

By | May 29, 2018 at 10:42 pm

Imagine you live in an EU country, yet far far away from the heart of the continent - say, on remote Canary islands. How can you foster the sense of belonging to Europe and to Brussels, where decision directly concerning your life are made every day? AEGEE-Las Palmas knows the...

Posted in: European Events

Is the Rule of Law in Europe at Stake? A Report from Brussels

Is the Rule of Law in Europe at Stake? A Report from Brussels

By | August 15, 2017 at 8:00 am

“Freedom is such a high value that you only feel it, once you don’t have it…” Does the state determine my freedom? How are people in Europe affected by state limitation? Isn’t freedom self-evident in a (European) democracy? Can Europeans take freedom for granted?...

Posted in: Beyond AEGEE

My Experience with Travelling with Interrail

My Experience with Travelling with Interrail

By | November 24, 2016 at 8:00 am

It was a hot, sunny mid-July day, when I received an unexpected e-mail from AEGEE-Europe. In fact, during the last year, as an Erasmus student, I’ve taken part in several surveys concerning the Lifestyle in Mobility project. That day, I saw myself rewarded for the effort, with...

Posted in: Beyond AEGEE

Behind the Doors of Rue du Noyer 55 – Svenja’s view

Behind the Doors of Rue du Noyer 55 – Svenja’s view

By | February 11, 2016 at 6:01 pm

Somewhere in Brussels, near the European Commission, you can find a house that looks just like most other houses in the city from the outside, but contains a lot of rooms, people and ideas on the inside. What house am I talking about? The AEGEE house, which the new Comité...

Posted in: Comité Directeur

A Suggestion for Your Future Career? EU Studies Fair is Your Solution.

A Suggestion for Your Future Career? EU Studies Fair is Your Solution.

By | February 7, 2016 at 4:25 pm

Lots of young people often wonder what they can do after they have completed university in their own countries. Although many of them decide to spend up to six months in a foreign country with the Erasmus programme, others prefer to improve their future career by attending a...

Posted in: Beyond AEGEE

Comité Directeur 2014 – 2015 is ready to rock!

Comité Directeur 2014 – 2015 is ready to rock!

By | August 3, 2014 at 12:01 pm

Group sessions about different aspects of working in the board of AEGEE-Europe, information about different initiatives that have to be followed up, visits to the European Parliament and other partners and stakeholders and a teambuilding weekend: after an extensive Knowledge...

Posted in: Comité Directeur

European Interns’ Day – Claiming for Quality Internships in Brussels

European Interns’ Day – Claiming for Quality Internships in Brussels

By | August 1, 2014 at 2:27 pm

For most young people, internships are the first step towards the labour market during or right after their degree. It is counted to be around four and a half million interns in the EU per year, from which -and this is the most striking part- 59% are unpaid, 40% have no contract...

Posted in: Beyond AEGEE

The new AEGEE home is already welcoming you

The new AEGEE home is already welcoming you

By | February 7, 2013 at 10:32 am

It is a true Brussels day. It’s raining and the sky has the colour of concrete. After following the instructions of Miguel Gallardo, I arrive to find that the house is almost empty. At least, I am welcomed by the only person I don’t expect – Manos Valasis. Really?...

Posted in: Comité Directeur, Network

Branding AEGEE in Brussels

Branding AEGEE in Brussels

By | September 30, 2012 at 1:11 pm | One comment

The AEGEEan is starting a new section - News from the Past! Now on regular basis we will introduce you to interesting articles from previous annual reports ("Key to Europe"). First article in this series goes back to 2002!   ...

Posted in: Network, News from the Past

AEGEE-Groningen and their annual meeting with the European Parlament

AEGEE-Groningen and their annual meeting with the European Parlament

By | June 18, 2012 at 12:43 am | One comment

On 30 May AEGEE-Groningen visited Brussels. This is something we do every year, so that the new members that we recruit can meet the Comité Directeur (CD), and become informed about the European level. Not only through AEGEE, but also through the European Parliament. There...

Posted in: Beyond AEGEE

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