Studium Generale asks challenging questions and inspires to think. It offers a stage for knowledge exchange and reflection, and challenges scientists, students and other curious people to share, expand and enrich their knowledge beyond the borders of disciplines. In free, accessible discussions, lectures, talkshows and blogs, Studium Generale connects science with present-day societal developments., going past the issues of the day. Scientists, students, and other curious people meet each other in their search for new questions, answers and perspectives. In this way, Studium Generale atcontributes to the public value of science and the general education of people within and outside Utrecht University.