15% off! Book Sale: New Year – New Books

Click here to order your books with a 15% discount now! With the beginning of academic year 20/21 quickly approaching, it is time for our bi-yearly bulkweken book sale! As always, for the next two weeks Athenaeum Bookstore will provide you with the books that you need at a 15% discount on English books for Etcetera Study Association members.   The book sale will be organised in bulkweken. The weeks will take place from today to Sunday the 23rd of August,

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What it’s like to be chair of LLACE!

By last years chair, Jeremy Larsen: “I became Chair of LLACE in my first year in the English Language and Culture programme, which turned out to be a largely beneficial experience for me. It allowed me to become familiar with fellow students, professors, the organisation of on-campus events and the workings of Etcetera early on. Through leading the committee in the planning and executing of literature and language related events,

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We’re looking for new chairs!

Etcetera is looking for new chairs for ACE and LLACE! As chair of a committee, you lead the meeting and make sure everyone is on track with their tasks. It helps you build communication and team-building skills and is also a lot of fun! On the committee pages you will find more information on the positions a committee consists of, as well as the application form! Click here for ACE

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Our Playlist is up!

Find it on Spotify or Apple Music! If you think there are still songs missing, send us a message on Instagram or Facebook! Have a nice summer! -Anne

Etcetera’s Summer Playlist

To add some spice to your summer playlists, Etcetera is putting together a playlist with our members’ favorite songs! Don’t miss out on letting us know which songs have to be on it on our instagram @etcetera_sv ! See you there!

Booksale 2019

Hey Etceterists! We all hope you had an amazing summer and are enjoying your last bits of free time until school starts! We know you’d rather not be thinking about school just yet, but to set you up for the new school year we want to let you guys in on the details for the book sale. We now are providing the books you ordered right out of our own

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First Year’s Weekend

First Year’s Weekend

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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Books That Will Save Your Life

Books That Will Save Your Life

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

Write Fight

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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