Archive for April, 2015

Having spent much of my free time on exchange exploring different European countries, it was about time to show a little patriotism and spend more time in Rotterdam this weekend – perhaps all in the spirit of ‘Koningsdag’ (better known as King’s Day, for us foreigners). What I learned from exploring a bit more of […]

We are all competing, all the time, nowhere more than in the business world. Perhaps athletes know more about that than us. But for everyone not on their national Olympic team, university is the closest thing to fierce competition. CV building, recruitment drinks and job search are common buzzwords circulating around campus. If you open […]

On an exchange semester, arguably the most exciting and potentially challenging experience is making new friends. Suddenly you’re the new kid in school again, but this time in a foreign country. Luckily, all the other exchange students are in the same boat and are generally open minded and excited to meet new people. The people […]

Do not be fooled. By guide I mean: this is pretty much what we did and probably not what you should do because this is really designed for the curious, fun and (sometimes overly (I love you)) intellectual artist my brother is. By little brother I mean a 21 year old adult. By Rotterdam I […]

Boris Luijten Exchange student at University of Baltimore School of Law Spring 2015 (picture taken in NYC tbh) As I mentioned in my last blog, I’m one of the only exchange students at my school. Whereas the Erasmus University has a lot of events just for internationals, the University of Baltimore doesn’t. I’ll have 2 […]


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