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The Geopolitical Case for European Unity - Lecture flyer
The Geopolitical Case for European Unity - Lecture

Monday 12 January, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. J. Holslag, Professor of International Politics, Free University Brussels

In tonight’s lecture, Jonathan Holslag will argue that Europe cannot afford to become homogeneous as a society. ...

HIV/AIDS as a Human Rights Issue in South Africa - Lecture flyer
HIV/AIDS as a Human Rights Issue in South Africa - Lecture

Wednesday 21 January, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Edwin Cameron, Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa

In this lecture, Edwin Cameron, Justice of South Africa’s highest court, will review what South Africa has achieved...

Anti-Semitism Today - Lecture flyer
Anti-Semitism Today - Lecture

Monday 02 February, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Michel Wieviorka, director Centre d'Analyses et d'Interventions Sociologique (CADIS), École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales; administrator Maison des sciences de l’homme, Paris

Anti-Semitism, as a variety of racism, developed during the second half of the 19th century. The Jews were treated ...

University Education for a Better World - Lecture flyer
University Education for a Better World - Lecture

Monday 09 February, 20.00 uur • Aula, Tongersestraat 53 • Dr. Katrin Muff, Dean, Business School Lausanne | Prof. Dr. Thomas Dyllick, Professor of Sustainability Management and University Delegate for Responsibility & Sustainability, University of St. Gallen

Can universities contribute to a better and more sustainable world? In tonight’s lecture, Katrin Muff and Thomas Dy...

Radicalisation in the Middle East - Lecture flyer
Radicalisation in the Middle East - Lecture

Monday 23 February, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Shiraz Maher, Senior Research Fellow, International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR), Department of War Studies, King’s College London

Much of the debate about the mindset of jihadists in the Middle East has been overshadowed by those who join the Is...

Changing Economy - Talk Show flyer
Changing Economy - Talk Show

Tuesday 24 February, 20h00 • Lecture Hall, Tongersestraat 53 • Joris Luyendijk, anthropologist and journalist with the Guardian | Tomáš Sedláček, Economist, author of the bestseller Economics of Good and Evil | Moderator: Jaap Bos, Professor of Banking and Finance, chair of the finance department at the SBE

The economic crisis made us realize that we have to look at economics and the role of the banking sector in a diffe...

Privatization - Debate Café flyer
Privatization - Debate Café

Tuesday 03 March, 20h00 • Boekhandel Dominicanen, Dominicanerkerkstraat 1

The EU requires Greece to privatise most of its public companies. There are similar, voluntary plans in other Europ...