It seems like yesterday that Mateja and Danai welcomed us in Brussels, and now it is already our turn to welcome the next group of Blue Book Trainees! The voting procedure has been already launched on Tuesday; you can vote for your favourite candidate using the Microsoft Outlook voting tool. Choosing the right person is … Continue reading Liaison Trainee Elections!
TRAINEES EVENTS 08.07.2015 / 19:00 / 2ND GREAT CHARITY PUB QUIZ You know the drill: 10 teams of 3 will compete again for a good cause. Where? Oscar’s in Grund Entrance fee: 5 euros/person 10.07.2015 / 18:00 / MINI-GOLF The Luxembourgish mini-golf open! Join the sports SC for a quick game of mini-golf after work … Continue reading Upcoming events: July 8th – July 21st
You just don’t skip reading the country fun facts, right? I mean, you never know what may come up in Pub Quiz vol. 2. 😉 James from Luxembourg tells us: Luxembourg radio stations used to be one of the most popular radio stations in the UK as British stations were forbidden from playing genres like … Continue reading Country fun facts: the mystery of Bosnian pyramides and Bulgarian gold
Many many working hours, parties and trips ago, at the beginning of the traineeship, Mojca and I discovered – to our great astonishment and joy – that our birthday was on the same day. I mean, what are the odds? (Jernej probably knows ;). So from that very moment, we knew this day would be … Continue reading Surprise JMO birthday party
We have started the month of June, the penultimate of our traineeship. We have spent the last three months in each other’s company. The past three months, or this past quarter, to put it in ECB terms, have been the most active and challenging of my life. First of all, I have been placed in … Continue reading Mid-stage greetings from the President
TRAINEE EVENTS 17.05.2015 / James’ house / BBQ Party! The Honourable Treasurer James Clarke and the Food&Wine SC kindly invite you, lucky Commission trainee, to enjoy drinks, food, sports, good company and, perhaps, the sun in a party of fire and water, because nothing screams SUMMER like a barbecue party by the pool. 20.05.2015 / … Continue reading Upcoming events: May 15th – May 31st
After the fairy-tale Polish dwarves and Lithuanian angels, this week we invite you to discover some picturesque corners of Europe that were used as the set in the Game of Thrones series (in Croatia and Malta). You may also consult the ultimate guide to Italian non-verbal language (finally it’s all clear!) and learn how Hungarians … Continue reading Country fun facts: for Europe is diverse and full of charming places.
…the Super Hero of the European Union!  Thursday, May 30 was a busy day for us as we were visiting two institutions in only one day. Seems like we are getting super-efficient in this! The first visit was to a building that looked like all of us had imagined EU buildings to look like … Continue reading Court of Justice