Understanding Society

Tilburg University is convinced that it can contribute to solving social issues by developing and transferring knowledge and bringing together people from various disciplines and organizations.

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Interview with Merlijn van Hulst: ‘I want to close the gap between educational vision and educational practice'

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Student Tea Kiphidze: 'I want to contribute to my country with the knowledge I have acquired'

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Alumnus Kees van Rengs: It’s all about the why, what is it that drives you?’

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Video lecture 'The Resilience Project: fail, fail again, fail better' - Tessa Leesen and Ellen Dreezens

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Aswin van Oijen: "Thanks to innovative education, I have more time for interaction, discussion and reflection."

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Lecturer Colette Cuijpers: "I want to mold students into critical academics, who can contribute something that society needs"

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Student Belle de Veer: "My ultimate goal is to improve the world with knowledge"

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Alumnus Erik de Bruijn: "A company can be the ideal learning environment"

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Professor Alkeline van Lenning: "You must remember that your own perspective is not the whole story"

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Professor Hein Fleuren: "You can be knowledgeable and awfully skilled but what do you really want to contribute?"

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Thanks to a robot, Mrs. Van Veldhoven can continue to live at home independently

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TEP Talk Josette Dijkhuizen: Where do knowledge, skills, and character stand out more than in entrepreneurship?

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Public Governance students make Oxfam Novib Clinic a real success

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Lecturer Aswin van Oijen: "I consider it an enormous privilege that I get to teach young people and work together with them."

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Law clinics: From Mirror Room to European Court of Human Rights

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Student Joshua Paas: Van debatterend student naar dienend leider

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Lecturer Ellen Dreezens: How character building improves you and the world

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Vlog by Student Sunday Heagbetus: "Character is the quality that defines us as human beings"

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TEP Talk Meindert Flikkema: The university as a beacon of humanity

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The Power of Visual Thinking Strategies

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Student Sevket Kockaya: The tax advisor’s moral dilemma

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