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Night University 2019: Temptations
Night University is the science festival of Tilburg University. On October 3, 2019, our university campus is the bustling and exciting place where science and society meet. Because, after all, science is for everybody!
How can I buy a laptop or software (e.g., Microsoft Office or SPSS) at a discount?
As a student, you can buy Microsoft Office packages, Windows 10, Adobe Creative Cloud, SPSS Statistics, anti-virus software, and a lot more at large discounts via the not-for-profit SURFspot webshop! Moreover, they offer laptops and tablets at a discount.
Find all the answers to your IT questions!
Did you know that you can find the answers to many IT questions in our Self Service Portal? Here you will be able to find answers 24/7 to questions on, among other things, the Wi-Fi network, your password, and the digital learning environment ‘Canvas’!
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What to do on and around campus?
19:15 - 21:00
Julian Baggini on Brain and Free Will*
Do we have free will? Contemporary thinking (We are our Brains) tells us that free will is an illusion. British philosopher Baggini challenges this position, providing instead a new, more positive understanding of our sense of personal freedom. (language: English)
20:00 - 22:15
Hartslagcafé: Vertrouwen in de Journalistiek*
An evening in search of the essence and the future of journalism. Can the press fulfill its role adequately in these socially and technologically turbulent times? (Language: Dutch)
19:15 - 21:30
The Dark Appeal of Narcissism*
A narcissist is selfish, vain, and a glutton for attention. Yet we are often attracted to them and even support them as leaders. In this symposium we will explore narcissism in all its appearances. (language: English)
18:30 - 20:00
Junior Night University
WORKSHOP - Junior Night University is a program for children from 9 to 14 years old (and their parents). There are mini-lectures and fun workshops. Again, the theme of 'temptations' is central. Discover what science is by doing, admiring, and discovering (language: Dutch).
Do you have any questions?
Then you can go to the Student Desk, the central student desk of our university.
- Drop by at the desk in A301 (Academia) on weekdays between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
- Find the answers to your questions 24/7 via our online knowledge database Ask Student Desk
- They help you e.g. with administrative and program-specific issues and making appointments with advisors and counselors