Checks & Balances is the magazine of the study program “International Relations and International Organization” at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.
A motivated and interested group of students and young professionals in global affairs writes about current topics in international politics. The articles also provide an insight and fresh view on varying issue areas such as Human Rights, Economics and Conflict. New posts and articles appear weekly and comments and feedback is greatly appreciated.
Browse around and contact us in case of questions, criticism and for further information.
The current editorial staff
From left to right:
Meindert Boersma Reporter
Eveline van Dijk Board Representative
Jakob Ludwig Albrecht Web Editor/PR
Minja Sillanpää Lay-out Editor
Sean Cotter-Lem Editor-in-Chief
Caitlin Reder Secretary
Hessel Meinderts Treasurer/Acquisition
Hannah Fautsch Lay-out Editor
Jannick Scheepstra Multimedia Editor
Lucia Mohr Reporter