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In the spotlight

Tilburg University regularly puts an alumnus in the spotlight. These alumni have reached interesting positions in their careers or have made special contributions to society or to the university.  Read more



As a mentor you help a student prepare for the labor market. You share your own experiences as a Tilburg University student as well as your professional experience. This way you contribute to the success of the students, not only at Tilburg University, but also in their future careers. Read more


  • 20 Nov 201811:00

    Expo Experience Robot Love
    Tilburg University organizes a series of public lectures at this Expo Experience about love between robots and humans. How do we make sure that everyone is happy in a society that is more and more dominated by data technology and artificial intelligence? Read more

  • 28 Nov 201816:30

    All you need to know about… Kant & Michael Douglas's self-pity *
    It appears that when you act based on of bad information, you can be morally excused. Does that mean we never have to take responsibility for our actions because at some level we are always victims too? With a look at the movie Falling Down, philosopher prof. Wim Dubbink calls upon Immanuel Kant for insight. (language: English) Read more

  • 29 Nov 201814:45

    Girardlezing 2018: Johan Graafland over eigenbelang, marktwerking en… deugden! *
    After the economic crisis, there has been more interest in the role of virtue ethics in economics. This has also increased the interest in Adam Smith, the father of modern economics, who already identified the importance of virtue in a commercial society. If market forces have free play, it is necessary that important economic actors show such virtues as honesty and moderation, in order for the economic process to serve human well-being. Lack of these virtues can give rise, for instance, to such practices as misuse of accounts for money laundering at ING bank. (language: Dutch) Read more