Conflict in groups
Conflict & Cooperation
Hillie Aaldering
Date: 
Tuesday 15 May 2018 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€ 4,- / € 2,- SG-card / free for students

How do people effectively handle conflicts in groups? Hillie Aaldering discusses potential dilemmas that one encounters when cooperating in groups.

Kenniscafé Groningen 2018
Anupam Mazumdar, Rob Henning and Bayu Jayawardhana
Date: 
Tuesday 24 April 2018 - 5:00 pm
Location: 
DOT, Vrydemalaan 2, Groningen
Tickets: 
Admission free with ticket

...one giant leap for mankind: the spacefaring prospects of humanity

Freedom Lecture 2018
A Journey from Religion to Reason
Ali Rizvi
Date: 
Thursday 19 April 2018 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
Admission free, only with ticket

What challenges does modern Islam face? Ali Rizvi discusses in his Freedom Lecture factors that could help lead it toward a substantive, progressive reformation.

science dinner
Science Dinner
Andreas Schmidt, Tamer Nawar and Marian Verkerk
Date: 
Tuesday 17 April 2018 - 6:00 pm
Location: 
Grand Theatre, Grote Markt 35, Groningen
Tickets: 
€ 15,- (three-course meal included)

Enjoy a dinner and conversation with scientists and students during Science Dinner. The menu does not only offer surprising tastes, but also thought-provoking ideas.

Digital World 5
Living in a Digital World
José van Dijck
Date: 
Thursday 29 March 2018 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€ 4,- / € 2,- SG-card / students free

Online digital platforms have penetrated every sector of American and Western-European societies, disrupting markets and labor relations, circumventing institutions, and transforming social and civic practices and affecting democratic processes.

Humanity's Diary
University Colloquium
Carel van Schaik
Date: 
Thursday 15 March 2018 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
Free ticket

The Bible is the bestselling book of all time. It has been venerated--or excoriated--as God's word, but so far no one has read the Bible for what it is: humanity's diary, chronicling our ancestors' valiant attempts to cope with the trials and tribulations of unexpected new problems.

SGG at Stukafest
Joram Tarusarira
Date: 
Thursday 22 February 2018 - 8:30 pm
Location: 
Haddingestraat 43, Groningen
Tickets: 
From €5,09/see www.stukafest.nl

What is the position of religion in our secularized society? Is religion merely a source of conflict and intolerance, leading to terrorism and holy wars? Or is the link between religion and violence a myth? Does religion divide or unite our society?

Rethinking Nationality
A Human Atlas of a Continent United in Diversity
Dimitris Ballas
Date: 
Tuesday 20 February 2018 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€ 4,- / € 2,- SG-card / students free

We often think of European countries as discrete entities—their own languages, cultures, food, and economies squarely contained within their national boundaries.

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