Programs in Groningen

Law, Literature, and Human Rights

University of Groningen

Contemporary constant circulation and reshaping of human rights in the social imagination make it more and more difficult to grasp all their manifestations and all the echoes they leave in both law and literature. This summer school aims to engage with law and literature not only to consider how... read more

Humor and Satire in Contemporary Europe

University of Groningen

What is the role of humor and satire in contemporary democracies? Is the ‘right not to be offended’ more important than the ‘right to offend’? Questions such as these have become more and more prominent in recent years, within and outside Europe – suffice it to mention the disputes over Charlie... read more

Food from Field to Fork: an archaeobotanical approach

University of Groningen

Recent discussions about health, food safety and an awareness of vanishing traditions have resulted in an increasing interest in traditional foods and food heritage. The summer school Food fromField to Fork: an archaeobotanical approachis organised by the Groningen Institute of Archaeology, an... read more

Providing Support to University Teachers in Internationalized Programmes

University of Groningen

This summer school provides comprehensive support for the educational professionals who coach or train university teachers and lecturers in internationalized programmes. Internationalization of the curriculum has become common in higher education, and as a result many universities are experiencin... read more

What About the Family? - Ethical Issues in Health Care

University of Groningen

How can familial relationships inform people’s approach to living with illness or disability? What are the choices people make around treatment options? What is the influence of broader social and cultural values on their responsibilities? Health care is not only of great importance to indiv... read more

Exploring Entrepreneurship

University of Groningen

Entrepreneurship can contribute to solving the big challenges of our time. Important challenges such as affordable and clean energy, sustainable cities and communities, and responsible consumption and production may benefit from entrepreneurs starting initiatives that tackle these issues. In this... read more