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  • Night University: Science Zoo with strange birds and fighting bantams 16 Oct 2018News Night University: Science Zoo with strange birds and fighting bantams
    Shrill bird sounds can be heard among the trees, and the screeching of other animals. Something like frightening nocturnal animals or excited monkeys. Getting closer, it proves to be a sound system hidden among the trees in red, green, and blue floodlights between the library and Esplanade Grand Café. It is Night University plus World Animal Day. It will prove to be an inspiring combination.

  • From grounds to burgers in just three steps 10 Oct 2018News From grounds to burgers in just three steps
    During Dutch Sustainability Day (10-10), we would like to show you some examples of the process of upcycling. Caterer MAAS, that services the coffee machines on our campus, will collect the coffee grounds from all coffee machines on the Tilburg University campus and transport them to mushroom grower GRO in Gemert.

  • Jonathan Verschuuren: Urgenda Climate Change Judgment Survives Dutch Appeal 10 Oct 2018Direct link Jonathan Verschuuren: Urgenda Climate Change Judgment Survives Dutch Appeal
    Jonathan Verschuuren: Urgenda Climate Change Judgment Survives Appeal in the Netherlands

  • Prof. Stavros Zouridis new member of the Dutch Safety Board 10 Oct 2018News Prof. Stavros Zouridis new member of the Dutch Safety Board

  • Tilburg University yet again in Top 3 Elsevier Best Studies ranking 03 Oct 2018Press release Tilburg University yet again in Top 3 Elsevier Best Studies ranking
    In the Elsevier Beste Studies 2018 ranking of best Dutch universities that was published today, Tilburg University is in third position among the 13 Dutch universities (based on the satisfaction of Bachelor’s students), just like last year and the year before. In 2015, we were ranked 5th. Students have also ranked six Bachelor’s and seven Master’s programs as the best of their kind.



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