Francesca Monticelli – Sixth Sense / Social Media

is into this because she is a Europhile and, given Brexit, she feels this is an essential platform to champion a European identity. Originally from Rome, Italy, she has received the most compliments for her unique fake laugh and cooking skills, could live without bacon, drinks copious amounts of white americano while working for E&M, and studied biomedical sciences. If you meet her, take her to the White Hart.

Email: francesca [at] | Twitter: @FranMonticelli

Friederike Sandow – Sex / Partnerships & Events

Is into this because she loves the European Union and therefore isn’t getting tired of pointing out its flaws because hope always dies last. Originally from the Baltic Sea in Germany, she has received the most compliments for her colourful summer dresses, could live without soup and asparagus, drinks coffee and beer simultaneously while working for E&M, and studied International Relations. If you meet her, make her giggle and just be your awkward self, she loves that.

Email: friederike[at] | Twitter: @FriederikeEs


Isabell Wutz – Brain / Partnerships & Events

is into this because she likes to criticise, discuss and encourage the European idea. Originally from Germany, she has received the most compliments for her rolling R, could live without WhatsApp, drinks chai latte while working for E&M, and studies Arts, Media and Society. If you meet her, don’t make small talk.

Email: isabell [at]

Jurek Wötzel – Brain / Project Management

is into this because he knows that Europe needs Europeans, like democracy needs democrats
Originally from Leipzig, Germany, he has received the most compliments for laughing at literally any joke anyone could ever make, could live without LinkedIn culture, drinks black tea while working for E&M, and studied PPLE and Political Philosophy. If you meet him, show him your best meme.

Email: jurek [at]

Mykolas Steponavičius – Brain / Diaphragm

is into this because he thinks that while some have lost hope in the EU, others count on it for opportunity and change. Originally from Lithuania, he has received the most compliments for keeping up ridiculously long conversations, could live without having to talk first thing in the morning, drinks orange juice while working for E&M, and studied PPLE. If you meet him, make a bet.

Email: mykolas [at]


Sam Volpe – Diaphragm / Project Management

is into this because he likes correcting other people’s mistakes a little too much and hates parochialism. Originally from Newcastle, north-east England, he has received the most compliments for sending emails at inappropriate times of the morning, could live without online comment sections, drinks too much while working for E&M, and studied several mysteriously useless degrees. If you meet him, politely ignore his terrible balance.

Email: sam [at] | Twitter: @samuelevolpe

Sarah Gerwens Heart / Legs 

is into this because she thinks we need all to read, write, think, and laugh about Europe a little more. Originally from Germany, she has received the most compliments for “I couldn’t even tell you’re from Germany”, could live without climate change, drinks the doctor’s recommended amount of 2 litres of water a day while working for E&M, and studied Europe, migration, and globalization. If you meet her, stop, drop, and roll.

Email: sarah [at]

Markus Kehrer – Webmaster

is into this because he sees himself as an european. Originally from Germany, he has received the most compliments for the new webdesign, could live without crazy weather, drinks spakling water while working for E&M, and studied media and computer science in Berlin. If you meet him, raise your arms.

Email: markus [at]

Founders, Former Editors and Advisory Board

Christopher Wratil
Christian Diemer
Nicoletta Enria
Eva Sablovska
Margarita Ivanova
Carmen Kong
Catarina Gomes
Matt Shearman
Edgar Gerrard Hughes
Diána Vonnák
Frances Jackson
Alexander Neofitov
Justine Olivier

Fernando Burgés
Johannes Himmelreich
Olimpia Parje
Hanna Pilawa
Martin Maas
Juliane Schmeltzer Dybkjaer
Laura Knierim
Ivan Grozdanovski
Rike Maier
Rosamund Mather
Chris Ruff

Victoria Jordan
Lucy Duggan
Philip Wallmeier
Kristin Kruthaup
Helya Houshmand
Velislav Ivanov
Marta Martínez
Pako Quijada
Veronica Pozzi
Michael O’Keeffe
John Wheatley


Svenja von Döhlen

Steffen Wierer

Markus-Kai Kehrer