ACE’s Pub Crawl

By Etcetera|February 7, 2019|ACE, Events, Throwbacks|

It was time to feel the stones of Leidseplein under our hands again for the annual pub crawl our activities committee organises every year. The heat of De Gieter, the first bar of the evening, instantly put us in a good mood. Our winter coats were dropped in a corner and beer streamed down our throats; the night had begun! After some good conversations we moved on to the surprise

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ACE’s Secret Santa

By Etcetera|February 7, 2019|ACE, Events, Throwbacks|

Have you ever had to make an (embarrassing) vlog in the hallway of PCH right next to a full class of people? No? Well one of us has! Playing a Secret Santa dice game, on which one side of the dice read ‘truth’ and another read ‘dare’ MIGHT have led to this. I dare you to come to the ACE’s next Secret Santa and have as jolly a time as

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Books That Will Save Your Life

By Etcetera|May 25, 2018|LLACE, News, Throwbacks|

Before the 17th of May it was thought more than unlikely to peacefully get civil rights ambassador Malcom X, a giant, men-eating whale and a creative, but struggling 17 year old girl, into one room. Yet, Etcetera once again accomplished the close to impossible. LLACE’s Books that will save your life took place in the UvA’s library and brought forth three intriguing speakers, together with their stories on how certain

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Write Fight

By Etcetera|May 16, 2018|ACE, LLACE, News, Throwbacks|

On the 2nd of May several members of Etcetera gathered at café Schuim for an event organized by both the LLACE and the ACE, and what does one get when combining thought-through literature and plain, eventful fun? The enjoyable, mildly shocking combination of rapidly written spawns known as fan fiction. Write Fight started off with a small pub quiz: Teams were made, and afterwards given names – about which I

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Beerhunt

By Etcetera|April 12, 2018|ACE, News, Throwbacks|

The Sarphatipark is located beautifully in the south of Amsterdam, and therefore was chosen to host ACE’s Beerhunt on the 5th of April. After the ACE had skilfully hidden all the beer bottles and explained the rules to the people pouring in to join the hunt could commence. People started going around the entirety of the park, leaving no nook and cranny untouched. Nobody was afraid of getting their hands

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Jeopardy Night

By Etcetera|March 26, 2018|LLACE, News, Throwbacks|

Where the wind makes trees whisper, the LLACE filled the Terpentijn with a blast of sound and joy, called jeopardy. On the 13th of March some of Etcetera’s members gathered at the pub to test their knowledge in a more non-judging and casual setting. The participants were divided into three teams, which had to compete for gold and – only for the smartest – silver coins. Even though these were

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Open Mic

By Etcetera|March 4, 2018|ACE, News, Throwbacks|

Open Mic It was not the first time that de Nieuwe Anita opened its welcoming doors for Etcetera´s talented. After the success of Poetry night, our lyrically gifted were once again literally given a podium to shine with their ingenious songs and the occasional well thought-out poetry. Within this personal setting several people and their acts had the chance of humbly showing of their singer song writer skills, in order

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TRANSLATION SENSATION

By Etcetera|February 18, 2018|LLACE, News, Throwbacks|

And what a sensation it was! On the 7th of February, we were gathered at ‘De Nieuwe Anita’ once again for an epic night of fun and translation. The night started off a little roughly, because a lot of the trams weren’t driving that day, but that didn’t subdue the fun one bit. The people that were already there, got together downstairs and entertained each other with funny stories and

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Pub Crawl

By Etcetera|January 18, 2018|ACE, Throwbacks|

All the Leidseplein needs to change into the center of enjoyment, amusement and a busy nightlife in general, is for the sun to go down. However, this particular night it was even more alive, since Etcetera joined with their pub crawl. Members had been told to meet at Irish pub, Bookman, for an opportunity to catch up after the holiday and to start the evening in a calm fashion, in

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Movie Night

By Etcetera|December 11, 2017|ACE, News, Throwbacks|

“Would you like to fuck me?” “Bingo” Joe Marshall, the samurai cop, calmly replied. We were there to see it. In between its Christmas decorations and after the High School Musical introduction two movies were shown during Movie Night. First the sequel, second the original. In the break between both, there was an opportunity to fill in, as Joe Marshall would definitely support, your own Bingo cards with your predictions

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