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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...

Challenges for the Standard Model of the Subatomic World  - Lecture flyer
Challenges for the Standard Model of the Subatomic World - Lecture

Monday 09 March, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Gerard 't Hooft, Professor of Theoretical Physics, Utrecht University

The Standard Model is a grand synthesis of what is known about all observed elementary particles and their interact...

Do You Think You Know Everything About Alcohol? - Debate Café flyer
Do You Think You Know Everything About Alcohol? - Debate Café

Tuesday 17 March, 20h00 • Boekhandel Dominicanen, Dominicanerkerkstraat 1 • With amongst others: Sarai Boelema, Neuro-psychologist, Paul Lemmens, Ass. Prof. Health Promotion, Jan Ramaekers, Prof. Psychopharmacology and Behavioral Toxicology, all UM

Everyone knows that alcohol is bad for your health in large amounts. ...

Online Social Network Data: What is the Economic Impact? - Lecture flyer
Online Social Network Data: What is the Economic Impact? - Lecture

Monday 13 April, 20h00 • Lecture Hall, Tongersestraat 53 • Dan Goldstein, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, New York

Because of online social networks like Facebook, Twitter, etc., social science researchers finally have access t...

Building a Better World | A Choice of Sustainability Projects at ICIS, Maastricht University - Presentations  flyer
Building a Better World | A Choice of Sustainability Projects at ICIS, Maastricht University - Presentations

Tuesday 14 April, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Pim Martens | Tim van Wanroij, Maastricht-LAB | Marc Dijk. PhD | A. Offermans, PhD

Tonight you will get a taste of the research done in the field of sustainability at the International Centre for In...

Is the Eurocrisis over? - Joan Muysken Lecture flyer
Is the Eurocrisis over? - Joan Muysken Lecture

Monday 20 April, 20h00 • Lecture Hall, Tongersestraat 53 • Prof. Paul De Grauwe, Professor in European Political Economy, London School of Economics

De Grauwe shows that the Eurozone crisis has left a legacy of unsustainable government debt levels. These will cont...

The Armenian Genocide  - Lecture flyer
The Armenian Genocide - Lecture

Tuesday 28 April, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Erik-Jan Zόrcher, Professor in Turkish Languages and Cultures, Leiden University

One of the blackest pages in the already dark book of WWI is the Armenian genocide that took place in the Ot...

Is the EU doomed? - Lecture flyer
Is the EU doomed? - Lecture

Wednesday 29 April, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Jan Zielonka, Professor of European Politics, University of Oxford

The European Union is in crisis. ...

Crossing the River - 4 May Lecture flyer
Crossing the River - 4 May Lecture

Monday 04 May, 20h30 • Sint Janskerk, Vrijthof • Shalom Eilati, Author of Crossing the River, Israel

Shalom Eilati will relate the story of his life, which began in Kaunas Lithuania like any other child until the ...

The Tragedy of Liberation - Lecture flyer
The Tragedy of Liberation - Lecture

Wednesday 27 May, 20h00 • Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6 • Prof. Frank Dikφtter, Professor of Humanities, Un. of Hong Kong

After a bloody civil war that followed the end of World War II, Mao Zedong hoisted the red flag over Beijing's F...

War & Peace among the Primates - Lecture flyer
War & Peace among the Primates - Lecture

Wednesday 10 June, 17h00 • Maastrichtzaal, Universiteitssingel 40 • Prof. Frans de Waal, Professor of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA, First Eugène Dubois Chairholder

When people do evil things, we call them "animals". And if people act altruistically, we attribute this to our n...