People

Member of the Month – Julian van Loo: “AEGEE is the place where you can shape yourself, your values and your world view.”

Do you AEGEEans know of those rare occasions when you encounter a piece of writing that is so raw in emotion that you can feel the enthusiasm in every letter? Well, this interview is one of those! And to make things even better, it is about AEGEE and the incredible ways in which it can shape someone’s life! Of course,… Read more →

“AEGEE has absorbed me fully” ~ Member of the Month, January 2021, Ruslan Kvitnevyi.

“Excuse me, is this a joke? I can’t be a member of the month, I’m not THAT active.” (Ruslan Kvitnevyi, 2021) I honestly believed that I had found myself with no person to interview and that this January would be member-of-the-month-less. But it turns out our interviewee is just like that, such a modest person – and admittedly, has a… Read more →

“Within AEGEE, there are so many opportunities for you, don’t be afraid to take up some challenges, as the possibilities for you to learn, grow and meet new people are endless! “ ~ Teddy van Amelsvoort

November brings AEGEE a new member of the month, and this time it’s yet another familiar face. Her enthusiasm and help at the local and European help deserves recognition. We are happy to introduce the Member of the Month, November 2020, Teddy van Amelsvoort! Congratulations, Teddy, on being awarded the Member of the Month! We are all eager to hear… Read more →

“Talking is easy, but coming up with a common plan that is then followed through with – that’s hard” – October 2020 Member of the Month, Heiko Kirchner!

October has been a busy month for AEGEE, a month where AEGEEans from all over Europe gathered online for the Autumn Agora. And like every Agora, there was a lot to discuss and cross-check. The short time and need for quick answers is no easy task, but he managed to stay calm and explain difficult legal aspects in simple clear… Read more →

“Safe Person Committee has just started, so there is still a lot we can do” ~ Marlijn Mulder

New candidates arrive to present their candidatures during the second AEGEE Online Agora of this year of 2020, which takes place from the 15th to the 18th of October and marked for the SARS-COv-2 pandemic. This time, The AEGEEAN Magazine interviews one of the candidates to be a member of the Mediation Commission of AEGEE-Europe: Marlijn Mulder from AEGEE-Delft! Hello… Read more →

“Once you fail in something, you should never give up from that bad experience. Sometimes this is like football and football is a game of mistakes” ~ Iñigo Bolao

Active at the European level, contributor to many European bodies – Culture Interest Group, Language Interest Group, and The AEGEEan -, representative of the last in the improvement of External Communications of AEGEE into the Strategic Plan of 2020-2023 and aspiring Network Commission member. Let us see what Iñigo Bolao has to say! Hi Inigo and thank you for your… Read more →

“Being part of both NetCom and EaP+ has taught me the international working framework, in which I’m interested in continuing to work” ~ Ruslan Kvitnevyi

Member of AEGEE-Lviv, freelance translator, and AEGEE enthusiast. But that would be failing short to present Ruslan Kvitnevyi, a two-year-old AEGEEan who has already done more than most in that span of time! You will get to know more about all the posts he is in, but as a little preview, let me tell you the number *leans to whisper… Read more →

“I want to contribute with good team spirit, motivation and new ideas” ~ Noelia Hernandez Perez

New candidates arrive to present their candidatures during the second AEGEE Online Agora of this year of 2020, which takes place from the 15th to the 18th of October. This time, The AEGEEAN Magazine interviews one of the candidates to be for the  Network Commission of AEGEE-Europe: Noelia Hernández Pérez  from AEGEE-Las Palmas! Hello and thank you so much for… Read more →

“AEGEE gives everyone the opportunity to contribute to the network. Wherever you are, whatever your field of study is, you can find your place” ~ Giovanna Marcianò

We can see Giovanna from AEGEE-Messina has truly found her place in AEGEE! From member and Summer University participant to helper (in an Agora), secretary, advisor, sub-commissioner (for the Network Commision), and now aiming to add Network Commission member to the list! She sure has the european spirit and motivation down, and her gameplan is looking solid. Read the interview… Read more →

“We need to see what the network needs from us, what we can’t provide and what extra tasks we can be beneficial in” ~ Thomas Meekel

The Audit Commission will have a new Commissioner elected at the Autumn Agora 2020. Thomas Meekel, member of AEGEE-Leiden since 2015, Audit Commissioner since 2020, Subcommissioner of the Network Commission during the period 2018-19, and non-formal trainer on Fundraising. We had a chat with him about his motivation and plans for the Audit Commission. Hello, Thomas and thank you for… Read more →