Alumni Spotlight: Hylke de Sauvage Nolting (Class of 2016)

Hylke de Sauvage Nolting (22, Class of 2016) did not waste any time after graduating from Leiden University College The Hague. Almost immediately after receiving his BA  in ‘World Politics’, he got on a plane to his next destination: the prestigious Yenching Academy to study Politics and International Relations at Peking University in Beijing, China. […]

Where in the World: Jessica Brugmans, Class of 2013

Namaste! At the moment I am living in Pokhara, the second largest city of Nepal, snuggly nestled between beautiful Lake Fewa and the Himalaya. When I’m not completely distracted by the awesome views inviting exploratory hikes all around, I am working at my internship at Bioversity International. Pokhara and Bioversity are not just my place […]

Where in the World: Lennart Hoedemakers, Class of 2014

As can be seen from our map, LUC alumni can be found all over the world. Today’s post was written by Lennart Hoedemakers, World Politics Major, Class of 2014. Hi all, My time at LUC, occupied with a major in World Politics and a minor in International Development, left me unsure as to what I wanted to […]

Where in the World: Maxime Verbeij, 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 Maxime Verbeij, Human Interaction Major, Class of 2013. In a way, life in Cape Town is pretty similar to that in The Hague. Again, I find myself living within a 3-minute walk from the train […]

Where in the World: Jules van der Sneppen, 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 Jules van der Sneppen, World Politics Major, Class of 2013. 你好老外们, You have probably heard this a thousand times before, but that doesn’t make it less true: China is a country of opposites, a country […]

Where in the World: Francijna van Alphen, 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 Francijna van Alphen, World Politics Major, Class of 2013.   Life in Exciting Guangzhou, South China.  Time flies in China’s mighty manufacturing city: exciting Guangzhou. Already five months ago I started my traineeship at the […]

Where in the World: Fabian Kemps Verhage, 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 Fabian Kemps Verhage, Sustainability Major, Class of 2013.   “Life is what happens to you, while you’re busy making other plans.” I remember reading this quote three months ago, and thinking: “It’s not true. I […]

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 […]