International students aren’t new to the city. International students have been part of Groningen for more than 400 years.
This debate series is organized in collaboration with Mindwise. With this debate series we aspire to build a platform that will facilitate discussions on relevant topics, encouraging risky and informed dialogue, and creating a sense of community that will transcend disciplinary and structural boundaries. In the first part of the debate, the two teams will bring arguments for and against the proposal and challenge each other’s position; in the second part of the debate, audience members are invited to participate in the discussion to further explore the topic and contribute their ideas
Psychedelics, such as MDMA, LSD, ketamine, and psilocybin, are on the rise as treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder or depression.
Positive discrimination, affirmative action, diversity programme… Acknowledging persistent and pervasive inequality comes with the need to do something about it.
The field of neuroscience has developed vastly over the past decades.
There is increasing tension in the public sphere about the role of experts in the social system.
Standardization on what students should know and be able to do on completing their education supports a level of equity, but it restraints personalized goals, paths, and pace.