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Week review

This was the last week of the Career Month, where Topicus did a lunch lecture on modular software engineering. On Wednesday we had the Improv Workshop with Stranger Things Have Happened, which was a ton of fun. The people where very enthusiastic and everybody participated in a fun way. Afterwards we went to Blokes for a nice burger and a few drinks.

Heads up! The location of the March social has changed to Donovan's in the Peperstraat!


Open Board Meeting 1

Wednesday 7th of March, 11:00, LB 5171.0603

Are you just curious about what the board does during their weekly meetings? Or are you interested in doing a board year at Cover? Come join us during one of the open board meetings to see how we run the association day to day! How we handle problems, which parties are involved, how we interact with the university and much more!

Join us to see all this for yourself!

You are free to join late or leave early.

March Social

Date & time: Wednesday 7th of March, 21:30 Location: Donovan's, Peperstraat 15, 9711 PC, Groningen

Just a standard, lovely social! Come and drink some beers with us!

Board Information Session

Monday 12th of March, 17:00, BB 0041b

Are you curious about what the board actually does? How we keep the association running, how we try to improve things or what it actually is that keeps us busy? During the Board Information Session we'll explain what the board actually does. But also what each board function entails (Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, Commissioner of Internal Affairs, Commissioner of External Affairs). And of course there is plenty of room for questions from you. Come join us and learn how the board works!

Beta Business Days 2018

Tuesday 13th of March 10:00 till Wednesday 14th of March 19:00, Martiniplaza

This activity is not organised by Cover. The Beta Business Days 2018 takes place on the 13 th and 14 th of March in MartiniPlaza. This unique career event is the perfect opportunity to orientate yourself, find internships or even starting your career!

Alongside activities as Business Presentations, Case Studies, Business Lunches, Individual Interviews and a Business Expo. There will be two special activities for Cover members.

For more information and free enrollment click here!

EscalatieMix TAD

Thursday 15th of March, 16:00 till 18:00, Cover room

Now for something different!

We have had several requests over the year(s) about an EscalatieMix TAD, so here it finally is! With free beers (limited amount), we are sure that there is enough available to give everyone a nice start! Come join us in the Cover room and drink with us every time the horn sounds!

See you there!

General Assembly

Monday 19th of March, 17:00 till 23:00, Nijenborg 5114.0004

It's time for the next General Assembly! After the succes of last time we decided to have it at the university again. This time we'll discuss, among others, the half year reports, long term plan and extra sponsor income. Make sure to have your voice heard and come by. A list to sign up for pizza's will be placed in the Cover room, so make sure to sign up for it to not miss out on the food.

All relevant documents will be emailed to you and you can also find them on the sd.

National MasterDay AI

Wednesday 21st of March, 12:00 till 17:00, Utrecht University

This activity is not organised by Cover. This year, a national Masterday will be organized on the 21st of March in Utrecht, where all the master’s programs AI in the Netherlands will present themselves to interested students. All involved universities will give a lecture, and there will be an information market.

So are you a bachelor student interested in finding out about the master programs for AI in the Netherlands? Join us to this MasterDay!

Open Board Meeting 2

Thursday 22nd of March, 11:00, LB 5172.0804

Crash & Compile

Thursday 22nd of March, 17:30 till 23:00, Quintor

On Thursday the 22nd of March, the annual Crash & Compile returns! The C&C is a programming competition held at Quintor where you take a drink every time your code fails. There will be ten programming exercises, each more difficult than the last, and you'll earn more points the quicker you solve them. There are prizes to win and drinks to be drunk, so sign up (in pairs) as soon as possible, as there are only 30 spaces (15 pairs)! Drinks and dinner are generously provided by Quintor, so there is no entry fee. Sign up here!

Member weekend

Friday 23rd of March 17:00 till Sunday 25th of March 17:00, Wouda, Wester Es 3, 8426BJ, Appelscha

It's time for another member weekend. Come and join us for a weekend full of eating, drinking and games! Make sure you bring you Cover friends and a good mood!

Sign-up here: link

Board Interest Night

Monday 26th of March, 20:00

Are you interested in doing a board year at Cover? Are you still unsure or have more questions about it? At the board interest night the current board, but also old board members from previous years will be present and available for questions. Come have a chat with them and have a beer. The setting will be casual, so if you're even slightly interested just come by and have a fun and informative evening!


University App

Progress, Nestor, your roster and all other RUG-platforms in one app? Among others the CIT, CvA, SOG and Calimero are working on this! They do want some input however so please fill out their questionnaire! (which also gives you a chance to win breakfast with our Rector Magnificus, Elmer Sterken!)

Fill out the questionnaire here

Looking for master students for the National Masterday Artificial Intelligence

This year, a national Masterday will be organized on the 21st of March in Utrecht, where all the master’s programs AI in the Netherlands will present themselves to interested students. All involved universities will give a lecture, and there will be an information market. For this market, we are looking for students from Groningen who are in one of the relevant master programs and who are willing to provide those interested with information and experiences on the programs in Groningen.

Would you like to join us in promoting the master programs in Groningen? Let us know by sending an email to

Sign up for Career Mailing

Do you want to know the latest career opportunities in Computing Science and Artificial Intelligence, or be kept up-to-date on all the career activities that Cover organizes? Then sign up for the Career Mailing! We will be sending you information on the latest vacancies and traineeships by Cover’s partners, and keep you posted on workshops and lectures where you can apply your acquired knowledge in practice.

If you haven’t already, you can sign up via the website. Go to Profile -> Mailing Lists and sign up there.

Looking for committee members!

See the website for a complete overview of committees that are looking for members! If you want to apply for a committee please email to let her know you're interested. A resume or motivation is optional, so feel free to just tell her you're interested!


The DisCover is the name of Cover's new magazine and of the committee behind it. As a member of the committee you would be responsible for collecting or creating content, determining what goes into the magazine, and you can help in the creation of the layout!

Do you want to join its redaction, let us know! You are free to join a working moment and to see how we work.

Deadline: 31st of March


Have you seen the awesome posters for Cover activities? They were created by PubliciTee members! The PubliciTee is a creative committee which designs posters and sometimes other promotional material. Will you create the next good poster?

Deadline: 31st of March


The StudCee organises study support activities for all AI and CS students. You probably went to one of our lectures (if you haven’t, you totally should!!). Anyways, because some older members are leaving, we’re looking for fresh blood! So if you enjoy helping others, want to enrich your college experience, and enjoy good food/cooking, then let us know! You’re free to join a meeting to see what we’re all about.

Deadline: 31st of March


Do you want to organize a LAN, a crash and compile or other programming or gaming related activities? Join the LCDee!

Deadline: 31st of March


Do you enjoys the photos on the website? Do feel like you could do better? Then join the PhotoCee and prove what you're worth! Send in the best selfie you can produce and shoot your way onto the website!

Deadline 31st of March

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