Where in the World: Caspar Plomp, Class of 2013

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Caspar Plomp, Global Justice Major, Class of 2013.   As the cold has definitely found its way to Geneva and the snow has descended from faraway mountains, I find that my first of four […]

Grand Opening Anna van Bueren building

Although LUC’s new Anna van Bueren building had been in use since August, it had yet to be officially opened LUC-style – sushi, confetti, unlimited drinks… All should sound familiar to alumni. Thus, around 16 o’clock on Thursday the 31st of October, 400 guests gathered at the (still) impeccably white building, the new permanent home […]

First Evolucio Reunion Event – 17th October 2013

Even though it has only been 4 months since we have graduated, visible things have changed at LUC, most prominently the new building. That’s why we started our first event with a tour of the brand new building at the Anna van Buerenplein. We were guided through the building by Rik and Boudewijn of the […]

LUC’s third Dies Natalis

The Board of Evolucio was very honoured to have been invited to the third Dies Natalis of Leiden University College. This year, it was celebrated two days prior to the actual event, as the 29th of September falls on a Sunday. Students, staff, and special guests gathered in an informal setting, in LUC’s own auditorium […]

Launch of Evolucio during LUC’s Graduation Ceremony

The LUC Alumni Foundation Evolucio was launched during the first graduation ceremony on Saturday 22nd June. Below is the speech that Hilde Woker, the Chair of Evolucio, performed during the graduation ceremony. Your Excellencies, honourable guests, LUC staff and students, and lastly, my dear fellow graduands, Today marks the day that the first cohort of LUC […]

The Graduation Ceremony

It all started three years ago in the college lounge at the Lange Voorhout 44 on a rainy Monday morning in September with the introduction week for the first ever Leiden University College (LUC) students: this day marked the commencement of our bachelor studies. For some, however, it feels like this introduction week took place […]

First official event: Anna van Bueren Tour

The 22nd of June is an important date for Leiden University College The Hague (LUC). On this day, the first group of LUC students graduated, but this date also represents the Dies Natalis of the Leiden University College Alumni Foundation, Evolucio. The first Alumni event of the upcoming academic year will take place in the […]

Graduation Dinner

What better way to celebrate LUC’s first graduation than a night filled with good food, and great friends. On the 20th of June Evolucio organized a graduation dinner for all then-graduands, in the garden of Restaurant ‘Het Heden’ on Noordeinde.

2013 – The Founding Board

The founding board was comprised of five members, all of whom graduated in June 2013. The aim of this founding board was to contribute to a solid foundation for this organisation and keep LUC traditions alive.  Hilde Woker I’m Hilde Woker and I belong to the first cohort of Leiden University College The Hague Alumni, […]

Launching Evolucio

The 22nd June of 2013 is a very special day. Not only will we see the first cohort of LUC students graduating, it will also go down in history as the dies natalis of the LUC Alumni Foundation Evolucio. Because LUC was such a special place for us, we want to make sure that we stay connected […]