Sun See Science: Beach College The Hague

Sun See Science

In short


19 September 2018


15:30 - 18:00


Beachclub Indigo, Scheveningen

Well-known speakers give a guest lecture for students studying in The Hague on the most famous beach in the Netherlands. On Tuesday 11 and Wednesday 19 September the universities in The Hague organize two special guest lectures on the beach of Scheveningen. Students can choose a lecture that corresponds with their study. The lectures are intended for students who study in The Hague. It is a collaboration between all universities for applied science, Leiden University Campus The Hague and the municipality of The Hague.

Nowhere else in the world can you follow a college on the beach. Following the lectures, a BBQ will be held. The contribution to the costs for the BBQ including a drink is € 5.

Wednesday, September 19

(English lecture)

  • Amy Verdun, Professor of European Politics and Political Economy, Leiden University
  • Joris Luyendijk. Journalist and author of "Swimming with Sharks, My Journey Into The World of Bankers "and "Can we talk" about the lacking trust in political parties.
Joris Luyendijk talks about how trust in the traditional political parties has largely or completely disappeared. Students can ask questions after the lectures.