https://www.uu.nl/en en Fri, 24 May 2024 06:41:54 +0200 Movie night 'Stones that speak' with Street Poetry Walk https://www.uu.nl/en/events/movie-night-stones-that-speak-with-street-poetry-walk Documentary filmmaker Suzanne van Leendert, with the help of UU lecturer Kila van der Starre and students of Dutch literature, made the documentary 'Sprekende Stenen' about Utrecht street poetry. The film will be shown at the Faculty Club on Friday 24 May. 139139 Fri, 24 May 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Fri, 24 May 2024 21:30:00 +0200 Faculty Club - Trilogy of the Rule of Law part 2 https://www.uu.nl/en/events/faculty-club-trilogy-of-the-rule-of-law-part-2 The rule of law and Europe - ahead of the European elections. During Part 2 of the Rule of Law Trilogy, we turn our attention to the rule of law and Europe. 138535 Tue, 28 May 2024 17:30:00 +0200 - Tue, 28 May 2024 21:00:00 +0200 Science & Fiction film series: De acht bergen https://www.uu.nl/en/events/science-fiction-film-series-de-acht-bergen USG and Louis Hartlooper Complex will screen 'De acht bergen' (2022) with an introduction by Sebastiaan Princen. 139693 Tue, 28 May 2024 18:30:00 +0200 - Tue, 28 May 2024 21:15:00 +0200 Breaking Science 2024 - finale https://www.uu.nl/en/events/breaking-science-2024-finale Which early-career researcher will tell the most compelling science story in 3 minutes? 137133 Wed, 29 May 2024 19:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 29 May 2024 21:00:00 +0200 SCORE presents: 'Nieuw Licht' in ZIMIHC Theater Wittevrouwen https://www.uu.nl/en/events/score-presents-nieuw-licht-in-zimihc-theater-wittevrouwen With its fifth anniversary, SCORE shines light on itself: what is SCORE and what drives them? In "New Light," they sing straight into the hearts of the audience with conviction. 140006 Sat, 01 Jun 2024 15:00:00 +0200 - Sat, 01 Jun 2024 16:15:00 +0200 Sharing Days: A greener campus: how to achieve that? https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-a-greener-campus-how-to-achieve-that Biodiversity is one of the greatest challenges of our time! With its location between several nature reserves, Utrecht University can play a crucial role in strengthening biodiversity, not only on campus. Are you curious to know what UU is doing to promote biodiversity? 138947 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Visit the storehouse of science https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-visit-the-storehouse-of-science Discover the role of the library in today's (digital) age, browse around the depots and learn all about the special building. 138813 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:30:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Garden yoga - 5 pm https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-garden-yoga-5-pm Want to end your working day on a good note? Then come to the yoga class at the Botanical Gardens. 138794 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: How do you look at a horse? https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-how-do-you-look-at-a-horse How does a vet see if a horse is lame? And how good are we actually at it? Using an eye tracker, we try to visualise this and train the new generation of vets even better! Try it yourself during the workshop. 139641 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Garden yoga - 6 pm https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-garden-yoga-6-pm Want to end your working day on a good note? Then come to the yoga class at the Botanical Gardens at 6 pm. 139044 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Smart Plants walk Botanic Gardens https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-smart-plants-walk-botanic-gardens Plants are firmly rooted in one place and may seem to have few options to respond to their surroundings. Are they simply at the mercy of fate? Walk with us through the Botanic Gardens to find out! 138778 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Climbing workshop starts at 6.30 pm https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-climbing-workshop-starts-at-630-pm Do yo want to climb the highest rock climbing wall in the middle of the Netherlands? Under the guidance of an experienced instructor, you will learn the basics of climbing and securing, while enjoying the fresh air. 139060 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 18:30:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Tour Rock Garden https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-tour-rock-garden The Rock Garden: its highest point, atop Fort Hoofddijk, is some 12 metres above the fort's moat. In terms of species diversity and surface area, it is one of the largest rock gardens in Europe. Marloes Adamse will tell you all the ins and outs about the history of this part of the garden, which special species can be seen and, of course, we will walk past everything that is flowering at that moment. 139062 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Tour Discovery Garden https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-tour-discovery-garden The Discovery Garden appeals to all your senses: there are plants to smell, see, feel, taste and even hear. Ivo van Capel is garden manager of this educational garden section and therefore knows exactly what to see and what is flowering now. 139037 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Tour Evolution Garden https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-tour-evolution-garden In the new Evolution Garden, you will experience the evolution of the plant kingdom as if you had stepped into a green time machine. Garden associate Connor Smith will give a guided tour of this brand new garden section. How did primordial plants evolve into the plants of today? Together, you will take a walk through the key moments in plant evolution. 138772 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Talk by Martin Smit about historical seed archives https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-talk-by-martin-smit-about-historical-seed-archives For many years, botanical gardens around the world have shared what seeds they own so that they can exchange them among themselves. Martin Smit is curator and researcher and tonight he will tell all about collection management at the Gardens and about this special historical research. 138798 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 19:30:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 21:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Online alumni talk “What if Trump wins?” by UU professor James Kennedy https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-online-alumni-talk-what-if-trump-wins-by-uu-professor-james-kennedy Nobody can know for sure, but at the time of writing bookmakers are favoring Donald Trump to win the presidency in 2024. James Kennedy will talk about the radical course Trump might take in respect to migration, the civil service, law and order, abortion, NATO, China and trade. And will take a good look at what, or who, can block him from achieving his agenda. 139082 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 21:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: What we knew back then: the history of the climate crisis https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-what-we-knew-back-then-the-history-of-the-climate-crisis In this lecture, we dive into the history of the climate crisis with professor and writer Geert Buelens. Using films, television series, novels, comics, news reports and official reports from the year 1972, Buelens will show what we knew then about living out the world, what we learnt from it too - and what not. 138770 Wed, 05 Jun 2024 20:00:00 +0200 - Wed, 05 Jun 2024 21:00:00 +0200 Sharing Days: Discover the strength of Design Thinking with drinks https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-discover-the-strength-of-design-thinking-with-drinks Would you like to learn more about Design Thinking to tackle difficult issues and solve them creatively? The session consists of a combination of doing it yourself in a series of exercises and learning together through reflection on the process, based on the scientific literature. 138728 Thu, 06 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Thu, 06 Jun 2024 19:30:00 +0200 Sharing Days: climbing workshop starts at 5 pm https://www.uu.nl/en/events/sharing-days-climbing-workshop-starts-at-5-pm Want to climb the tallest rock climbing wall in the middle of the Netherlands? You can! Under the guidance of an experienced instructor, you will learn the basics of climbing and securing, while enjoying the fresh air. Ideal for beginners, but also suitable for improving your climbing skills. 138722 Thu, 06 Jun 2024 17:00:00 +0200 - Thu, 06 Jun 2024 18:30:00 +0200