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USC’s first Tropical Bonanza

People from different cities came to enjoy USC’s first Tropical Bonanza with was aimed to bring the Caribbean to The Netherlands. The indoor beach location really brought that Caribbean feeling, especially for the ones who are not able to return home for the summer. During the event athletes and sports

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Equipping St. Maarten: USC Forum 2017

The Hague — St Maarten students and young professionals gathered to discuss and formulate ideas for community preparedness and rebuilding post-Irma at EquipSXM, a forum hosted by Unified Sint Maarten Connection (USC) last Saturday. EquipSXM is the fourth in a series of Sint Maarten’s Day forum collaborations between USC and

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Insurance Information Guide 2017

Our 2016/2017 Insurance Guide is ready for your review! Every Dutch citizen is required to have health insurance in the Netherlands. With all the choices available, it’s tough to know what you need and how much you should pay. Our guide tries to answer these questions and more, and has

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2017 Student Tax Guide

If you are working and/or earning money as a Dutch citizen, you are required to pay taxes. Therefore, it is important to understand how the tax system works in order to avoid unpleasant surprises and also save money. In this document we hope to offer some knowledge on income taxes

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Windward island students arrive

SCHIPHOL AIRPORT–A total of 45 students from St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba arrived in the Netherlands on Monday morning. Students came in on two different flights and received a very warm welcome by St. Maarten Unified Connection (USC), the Cabinet of the St. Maarten Minister Plenipotentiary, the student support

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2016 Year-In-Review Newsletter

The past year 2016 has been a year of realizing things as seen both in terms of understanding our strengths and making things happen. Our 2015 year-end newsletter featured a letter from the Board regarding our plans for the future and the new structure of the organisation. Change and growth

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USC and KPMG Dutch Caribbean Host Project Management Workshop

SINT MAARTEN/THE NETHERLANDS – A group of students in the Netherlands participated in a project management workshop held on June 7 in the Netherlands, organized by USC (Unified St. Maarten Connection) and one of their Corporate Partners, KPMG in the Dutch Caribbean and Suriname.  The workshop has been organized and

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Summer/Fall 2015 USC Newsletter

A little late due to technical difficulties, but our summer/fall 2015 issue of the USC Newsletter is now available! Packed with interviews and awesome tips for new and existing students, it’s a wonderful lead up to our December end-of-year issue (keep an eye out for that!)   Direct Download Link

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Student Manual 2015

Our student manual is your (almost) complete guide to the Netherlands. It’s free to download. Good luck! Direct Download Link Feel free to contact us via email or just send us a message on Whatsapp  St.Maarten | The Netherlands  theboard@uscfoundation.com  +31 6 3831 1802 (Whatsapp)  www.uscfoundation.com

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