Volunteer Vacancy – Archival Work

Published: May 14th 2019

Join the Expatriate Archive Centre as part of our volunteer team! The Expatriate Archive Centre (EAC) collects and preserves original source material documenting the social history of expatriate life. The Centre is based in The Hague and has a small, dedicated staff. We are supported by an enthusiastic team of…

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‘Expat Impressions of The Hague’ Needs A New Home

Published: April 18th 2019

After four successful years, the Expatriate Archive Centre (EAC) is searching for a new home for its interactive exhibit ‘Expat Impressions of The Hague’ following its appearance in The Hague City Hall. Unfortunately, if we cannot find a new location for the exhibit, it will be destroyed. Having the exhibition…

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Volunteer Vacancy – Library

Published: April 9th 2019

The Expatriate Archive Centre is looking for a rockstar library volunteer to assist with the ongoing development and cataloguing of our on-site library.The EAC collects and preserves original source material documenting the social history of expatriate life. We are supported by an enthusiastic team of volunteers of different backgrounds, nationalities,…

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The Importance Of Researching Expatriate Spouses

Published: April 4th 2019

Mathilde Bernard is a master’s student of Global History and International Relations at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Mathilde has been researching the Expatriate Archive Centre collection to support her thesis about Shell expatriate identity in Nigeria between 1955 and 1970. She has provided us with a sample of her thesis-in-progress…

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The EAC Celebrates Dual Exhibitions in The Hague

Published: April 1st 2019

For the first time in the Expatriate Archive Centre (EAC) history, two of its exhibitions are showcased in one place. Expat Impressions of The Hague is the first EAC exhibition from 2015 and Saudade is an exhibit exploring the intersection of art and archives that marked the EAC’s 10th anniversary…

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