Susan Nijsten

German Polar Bears in Aachen: “Connecting Old and New Members Makes Working Together Easier for Everybody”

Polar bears can not only be found in the Artic Ocean: in Aachen you can find many as well! Board members of AEGEE-Aachen, Tim Mollenhauer and Katharina Hartz, tell us about the story behind their famous mascot, their ways of keeping members active, and much more!   The AEGEEan:  Could you tell us about the establishment and the current structure of AEGEE-Aachen?… Read more →

Laura Pérez for the Network Commission: ”Locals, AEGEE-Europe and European bodies are really all in this together”

Laura Pérez from AEGEE-Leon decided to apply for the Network Commission. In order to get to know Laura and her plans for the Network Commission before Spring Agora Enschede, she answer some questions from our magazine.  The AEGEEan: How would your best friends describe you? Laura: Even though the question is for me, I decided it would be more fun to ask… Read more →

Daniël Amesz for the Mediation Commission: ”Team-building is very important in trying to prevent internal conflicts”

Daniël Amesz from AEGEE-Leiden candidates for the Mediation Commission. He was interested in the Mediation Commission from the beginning, but he feels that the perfect time to apply is right now. He explains why and answers other questions regarding his application. The AEGEEan: How would you describe yourself in three words, and why? Daniël: The three words I’d use are dedication,… Read more →

An AEGEEan family in Skopje: “We love to organise a motivational weekend yearly”

Supporting and loving each other, that is what AEGEE-Skopje is all about. President of AEGEE-Skopje Stefani Stevanovska tells us how being a member of AEGEE-Skopje changes the view towards Europe, how they keep new members active and about their plans for the future. The AEGEEan: Could you tell us a bit about the establishment of AEGEE-Skopje? Stefani : AEGEE–Skopje officially became… Read more →

NWM-Leiden: Love Is in the Air 

This November AEGEE-Leiden is organising the Network Meeting (NWM) ”Lexit: Break away from your regular life”. Saramijn Luyken, European Affairs Officer, took the time to explain why this NWM will surely be a memorable one.     Could you tell us a bit about the history AEGEE-Leiden has with NWM? Saramijn: This is the third NWM we will be hosting in… Read more →