Why Love One but Eat the Other? Human-Animal Relations As a Discipline

Tuesday October 5th 2021 | 19:45 – 21:15 | Instituto Cervantes Since the origin of our species have we interacted with other species around us. We hunted them for food or sport, domesticated and held them for meat and dairy, trained them to guard us, and loved them as pets, the human history could not […]

Political Café: Afterthoughts on the German Elections

Tuesday September 28th 2021 | 19:45 – 21:15 | Café Hemingway Sunday 26 September is an important day for Germany, as on that day their general elections will take place. Merkel has previously indicated that she will no longer act as chancellor and will withdraw. It will be interesting to see whether Merkel’s Christian Democratic […]

Heart of the Matter: Inequality in the Medical World?

Tuesday September 21st 2021 | 19:45 – 21:15 | Café Hemingway Even though we are all living longer and healthier lives than ever, there are still inequalities when it comes to medical care. We are increasingly able to diagnose and treat disease, however medical research is still more often done on men than on women. […]

SIB-Utrecht x PAX College Tour: Gender, Peace and Security

Tuesday September 14th. 19:45-21:15. Instituto Cervantes Uneven gender relations and power balances can be a motive for conflict. Gender is thus an important factor to understand the dynamics of conflict and peace. Therefore PAX strives for inclusive and sustainable peace processes. But how do you strengthen the influence that women have in this process? And […]


To start the new academic year, 2021 SIB-Utrecht will take on The Hague on September 1st! Come with us as we explore the Peace Palace and play a fun game around The Hague to discover the many things the city has to offer! The trip will cost €7,50 total, and it’s a great way to […]

SIB-Utrecht x UIT week

SIB is the social association with intellectual depth. At SIB, you can enjoy, explore and experience the world around you. Come to our lectures at the Domplein, sing your heart out during a cantus, negotiate your way to world domination during our Simulation, or join us on a trip to Russia, Spain or Georgia. You […]

SIB Knowledge Festival: Me vs. Them

SIB’s Knowledge Festival is happening again on JUNE 19TH! Have you got your tickets yet? We’ll be joined by Sylvana Simons, Ron van Wonderen, Mei Li Vos and more as we talk about collectivism vs individualism on a regional, national and international level! Get your tickets now via www.sibknowledgefestival.nl/tickets

Prominent Pyjama Cantus

Are you also looking forward towards singing and dancing together while having a drink? We’ll make it possible! On Thursday the 27th of May the Prominent Pyjama Cantus will come to your living room! Get your SIB-friends or flatmates together and enjoy an evening full of drinks, music and joy! This event is a collaboration […]

Naturally Presents: Canoe Trip

The Naturally Society is finally back with their long awaited outdoor activity! Want to explore Utrecht from a new, ‘corona proof’ point of view? Then this is the evening for you! Next week, on Thursday May 6th, the society is organising a Canoe Trip on the beautiful canals of Utrecht! Places are limited, so first […]