Onderwijs
Education: future proof?
Cultivating Creativity in Teachers & Learners
Mark Londesborough
Date: 
Wednesday 16 March 2016 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€3,- | free for students and SG-members

How can we nurture and enhance the capacities that support and stimulate creative thought and action?

Onderwijs
Education: future proof?
Documentary
Introduction by Loes Damhof
Date: 
Thursday 10 March 2016 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€3,- | free for students and SG-members

The documentary ‘Most likely to Succeed’ (2015) focuses on the story of High Tech High, a school in San Diego that is completely rethinking what the experience of going to school looks like and emphasizes exploration, collaboration, and examination over standardized testing.

John Liu
The Importance of Ecosystem Restoration
John Liu
Date: 
Wednesday 9 March 2016 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€3,- / free for students and SG-members

Filmmaker and ecologist John Liu explains - and shows with film fragments - why landscape restoration matters and why it needs urgent implementation.

Onderwijs
Education: future proof?
Thieu Besselink
Date: 
Monday 22 February 2016 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
€3,- | free for students and SG-members

Thieu Besselink started The Learning Lab to find out a way of making education more relevant to our lives and the world around us and to rethink the structure and function of curricula in the face of a radically unpredictable world.

Taiwan
And the Anti-China Sentiment
Ya-pei Kuo
Date: 
Tuesday 16 February 2016 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
Admission free

Taiwan has a new pro-independent president. What are the implications of Taiwan’s recent presidential election? Where did the anti-China sentiment in East-Asia arise from?

Alhambra Poetry
Music and Stories inspired by Andalusian Culture
Raphael Rodan, Karima el Fillali and others
Date: 
Wednesday 16 December 2015 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Grand Theatre, Grote Markt 35, Groningen
Tickets: 
€4,- / €2,- for students and SG-members

Studium Generale celebrates the end of the year with a special literary-musical program inspired by poetry and stories from the illuminated streets of Córdoba and the historic blue-white medina of Tangier.

Leaders & Barbarians
Leaders & Barbarians - North Korea and China
My Escape from North Korea
Jang Jin-sung - interviewed and interpreted by Remco Breuker
Date: 
Tuesday 8 December 2015 - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Academy Building, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Tickets: 
Sold out! Find the video recording of this lecture on our website tomorrow

Jang Jin-sung, a high-ranking counterintelligence agent describes his life as a former poet laureate to Kim Jong-il and his breathtaking escape to freedom.

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