Tilburg University 90 years

One-World-Day

For and by students from all over the world. Get to know and explore each other’s cultures.

The One-World-Day brought together Dutch and international students to create a day for all students! A perfect opportunity to make connections to open up the world for you. During the day students were able to attend free workshops and interactive lectures. These activities were all about experiencing differences in culture. The day showed students the importance of cultural knowledge. At the end of the day, they could enjoy free drinks and different snacks from all over the world.

Program

Schedule One-World-Day

The event started around 15:30 but participants were able to walk in from 15:00 onwards and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea. After a short introduction in the Auditorium they were able to join different kinds of workshops and lectures. 

  • Djembe Workshop: Learn the basic principle of this old West-African drum art.
  • Salsa Workshop: Have you ever wanted to learn how to dance like a real Latin-American? This is your chance!
  • Calligraphy Workshop: In a slightly longer workshop you will learn how to write in an artistic way.

Around 19:00 the workshops and lectures had ended and they could enjoy free drinks and international snacks. It was the perfect opportunity to meet up with people from all over the world and learn about each other´s culture.

This event is for students and is part of the 90th anniversary celebrations.

When: 26 October 2017 15:00

End date: 26 October 2017 20:00

Where: Cobbenhagen building