About us

First off, what does ‘Samudra’ समुद्र mean and why did we choose the name? We chose the name Samudra, which means ‘ocean’, since it represents the region of South and Southeast Asia (SSEA) so well. It is a word that comes from Sanskrit and is present in almost all the Read more…

Team

Sebastian Sirotin Sebastian Sirotin is Samudra’s publication director, history editor and contributor based in Poland and The Netherlands. As former Amnesty international student group PR manager Sebastian has always taken an interest in helping create awareness of important global issues. When not binge watching live streams of Classic Doctor Who, Read more…

New website online

BASIS proudly present its new website. Our new website will allow us to continue to go forward as an organisation and improve the availability of services we offer to our members. A new payment method, most notably, will allow members to pay for their membership or events, conveniently through our Read more…

First MUN Training of the Year

“North Korea and Nuclear Aggression” Thank all of you for coming along last night and joining the first Training Session of the academic year. It was great to see all of you! Thanks to Eva Bosman and Sāngqiáo Lǐ for taking pictures last night! These pictures will be posted on the new Facebook group. Who Read more…

Elections coming up!

Get your pen and agenda and save the dates, as next week we at BASIS will host the election week for the new board! The programme looks as follows; – On Monday the 16th of April, The Election Committee will present all the candidates who have applied to be on the Read more…