Pub Quiz! ETCxAlumnikring

By Etcetera|November 19, 2018|Events, Throwbacks|

On a Thursday night, November 1st, 40 people gathered together in Café Sanders for the annual Alumni pub quiz. The ETC members, professors and alumni members were all in competitive spirits, ready to try and remember every article they have ever read. However, the first challenge seemed to be deciding what the team names would be. After some discussion, there were 6 names: The Carrs?, The Weeping Willows, No Teachers

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Halloween Party! ETCxHeliosxVOSxMareNostrum

By Etcetera|November 19, 2018|Events, Throwbacks|

The pumpkins were carved, the candles were lit and faces had become skeletons again: Halloween had arrived! Therefore, Etcetera, VOS, Helios and Mare Nostrum decided it was time for a party! They put their heads together, organised the annual Halloween party and thus urged everyone to dress up as their spooky alter ego. It was the 31st of October, full in costume, excitement and alcohol rushed through our veins, we

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First Year’s Weekend

By Etcetera|October 11, 2018|Events, News, Throwbacks|

Even though the 90s have been over for eighteen years now, yes you really are that old,  thirty excited English students travelled back in time to Zwiggelte, where we landed in a world filled with scrunchies, denim jackets and chokers. After a, what seemed never-ending, train ride, we finally arrived in Zwiggelte; a place full of horses and nature. The beers were cold and we were ready for the pub

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Interesting events

By Etcetera|October 31, 2017|Events|

Looking for interesting, and fun events? We have compiled a list of events that we love, and that we think might be of interestest you! For all events organised by Etcetera check out our Events page. November      

19 September: Essay Session

By Etcetera|September 14, 2017|Events, News|

For all of you who are still nervous about writing an essay or have actually never done it, we organize an essay session. The first essays are coming up and everyone can use a little help with the preparations. In this hour there will be a lecturer, Dr Jochem Riesthuis, who will explain to you the main things that are expected of you when writing an essay and there will

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4 October: Intro party

By Etcetera|September 14, 2017|Events, News|

You’re always told to end something with a bang. We at Etcetera endeavour to do so, but we also figured why not start things with a bang? Together with a number of other study associations we have put together the best introduction party the UvA has and will ever see! You do not want to miss this! Make sure to cancel any and all obligations you have for the fourth

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6-8 October: First Year Weekend

By Etcetera|August 26, 2017|Events, News|

Etcetera is hosting our first weekend getaway from 6 to 8th of October! First Year’s weekend is a time and place for first years to meet new people, have a few (or a lot) of drinks, and have fun. Etcetera will supply food and alcohol for the whole weekend (but please feel free to bring along a bottle of your preferred drink), and we will ensure that there is always

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20 September: Office Party

By Etcetera|August 26, 2017|Events, News|

For two hours only the Etcetera office will be transformed into the hottest bar in town! Join the board and the UVA’s best teachers for a couple of after school drinks.This is the perfect opportunity to ask them all about their favourite book, what colour sweaters they knit for their pets, or any other question you have been dying to ask them. Don’t miss out, and join us at our

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12 September: CoBo (Constitution drinks)

By Etcetera|August 26, 2017|Events, News|

  Wind down from the first week and a half school and join the new board for drinks at their Constitution Borrel, or CoBO. During the CoBo we, the new board, will celebrate the start of the year. This is also a nice opportunity to find who are in the boards of humanities’ other study assocaitions. Or it is just a nice excuse to have few drinks and a good

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