Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Research and education at the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD) has a unique focus on humans in the context of the globalizing digital society, on the development of artificial intelligence and interactive technologies, on their impact on communication, culture and society, and on moral and existential challenges that arise.
TSHD holds a strong position, recognized both nationally and internationally. In national rankings, Bachelor's and Master's programs of TSHD are rated excellent on a regular basis, as was the case recently for the Communication and Information Sciences program and the Culture Studies program in the Keuzegids (impartial national overview ranking the educational programs in Dutch higher education).
# Real contact: Tilburg University contributes to responsible digital use13th February 2020
To draw attention to the urgency and importance of real contact, dozens of organizations, including Tilburg University, join forces with the #echtcontact (#realcontact) action. On Friday, February 14, various activities will take place including a slow date living room with famous Dutch people at Utrecht Central station.
TEDx talk Ellen Dreezens: how to support the grieving child13th February 2020
Children who live in a family that has to deal with loss and grief often tend to hide away their own mourning. Dr. Ellen Dreezens, psychologist and mourning coach, shows how an related adult can give a child in such a situation the space to just be itself again for a while. She spoke about this during TED talk Breda.
2019 Harvey Rosten Award for Excellence for TSHD dean Boudewijn Haverkort10th February 2020
Dean TSHD co-awarded Harvey Rosten Award for Paper 'A Generic Processor Temperature Estimation Method'