NUTS Pub Lecture: Linguistics Edition!

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After two very successful literature editions, it is finally time for another NUTS pub lecture, but for the very first time it’s a linguistics edition!

With his lecture ‘Why Y’all Wanna Sound Like Dwarves’, our very own Dr Remco Knooihuizen will be discussing different dialects in movies. Have you ever wondered why evil characters often have a British accent? Wonder no longer, just join our pub lecture on the 4th of February!

When: 4 February 2019
Time: 20:00 doors open, 20:30 start lecture
Where: Café The Crown

This event is free for members and €2.50 for non-members

NUTS Yoga!


Dear NUTSies,

Exams are approaching, which means it’s time for another yoga session! As per usual, we’ve got the lovely Catharine Haitzmann coming in to help you relax and make sure you get through your exams as stress-free as possible!

Yoga mats are provided this time!

When: 16 January 2019
Time: 11:00-12:00
Where: Snipzaal, Student Service Centre (second floor)

This event is free for members and €2.50 for non-members

NUTS Newsletter January

Dear NUTSies,
Here it is, the first newsletter of 2019! Check it out to see what we’ve got planned for you this month, and also get to know our Internal Marije a little better!
The NUTS Board
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Mynn needs your help!

Dear NUTSies,

Our friends at Mynn are looking for your feedback!

They are developing an application to learn languages through a platform that immerses you in a country’s language and culture. Mynn will analyse your engagement with the content and help you shape your own learning process with the insight that it provides.

They currently have French, Spanish, German, Dutch and multiple versions of English on their application. The app is now available for iOS, Android and on the web. Do you want to join one of their weekly feedback sessions, become an editor for one of the language editions, or do you just want to use the app yourself? Check out their Facebook page for more information:


NUTS Christmas Dinner!

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Dear NUTSies,

Christmas time is finally here! We will continue a treasured NUTS tradition: the annual Christmas Dinner! The idea is that everyone brings a dish (either starter, main, or dessert). You can sign up via and please let us know what you’ll be bringing! We expect you all to attend dinner in your best Christmas outfits!

When: 18 December
Time: 18:00
Where: Harmony Building (room will be announced asap!)

The dinner is free for members and €2.50 for non-members.

We hope to see you all there!

December Pub Quiz

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Dear NUTSies,

It is (almost) the most wonderful time of the year! Get into the festive spirit by joining our Christmas Pub Quiz! Forget about studying and start reading up on all things Christmas related and you might just walk away with some Christmassy prizes!

To get into a proper festive mood, don’t forget to wear you best ugly Christmas sweater!

When: 11 December 2018
Time: 21:00
Where: Café The Crown

This event is free for members and €2.50 for non-members