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The board of next year

We proudly present the board of next year! We have changed something within the specific roles to make sure that we can improve the supervision of it. Positions in the board Chair Educational affairs Innovation manager External affairs PR Coordination internal...

Catherine Robb wins Teacher of the Year 2019

On the 16th of April the teacher of the year event took place and four teachers did give a short lecture in front of a jury. After a consultation, keeping in mind that the lecture is only a snapshot of the whole educational process, the jury decided that the winner of...

Our pillars for next year

Labor market orientation Student Party Dante thinks it is important to have more focus on labor market orientation within TSHD. By emphasizing the labor market more while studying, students will be better prepared when they have to find a job. It is important to have...

Fourth faculty council

On the 18th of april the fourth faculty council of TSHD took place. Our suggestion to change the language of the meeting to English, such that our international student on the list for the upcoming elections would be able to follow the meeting, was declined because...

Interview with our new candidates

Dante in faculty council TSHD The importance of student participation Student wellbeing, quality of education, and digitalization; those are just a few of the topics Student Party Dante covers during the faculty council of Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital...

Vacancy program committees

For the academic year 2019-2020, we are looking for students for the program committees. You can read more about the vacancy and the general information about the program committees below. If you have any questions, please send an email...

Interview with our new Dean

Dear Prof. dr. ir. Haverkort, from the 1st of January onward you have been appointed as the new Dean of our Faculty (TSHD), congratulations! We, as Student Party Dante, are looking forward to working with you and thus kindly ask you to do this interview with us to...

Third faculty council februari 28th

This faculty council was the first faculty council with our new Dean (Boudewijn Haverkort) who started with his view about the strategic plan of the faculty. He stated that the strategic plan of the faculty is formed very well and that no changes will be made within...

Apply for Student Party Dante

Dear students of TSHD, until the 28th of February you can apply for the student participation named Student Party Dante. Student Party Dante is the voice of the students of TSHD (CIS, CSAI, Online culture, Philosophy and Liberal arts and sciences), which means that...

November 8th, second faculty council

The second council meeting of this academic year took place at the 8th of November. We met our new dean (Boudewijn Haverkort) who introduced himself and attended a part of the meeting to get more involved in the processes the faculty is going through.   Questions...

September 6th: first faculty council

On Thursday the 6th of September, the first faculty council of TSHD (Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences) took place. The agenda of this council included the budget of the faculty for the upcoming five years as well as the investments in each department...

June 21st: fifth faculty council

On Thursday the 21st of June the fifth and final faculty council of Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences for this academic year took place. We as Student Party Dante asked the board for updates on questions we had asked previous councils and submitted a...

Vacancy: Education committee members

Are you a critical student? Do you think your study program can improve? And would you like to help doing so? We are now looking for students for the educational committees for every study program. You will have meetings about every two months and it concerns a paid...

Vacancy: student advisors

Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences is looking for two new student advisors for the upcoming academic year. Read more about it here!

April 26th: fourth council meeting

The fourth faculty council of this academic year took place on the 26th of April. The agenda included the provisional outcome of the elections, the managerial responsibility for 2017 and the first draft of the faculty distribution model. The council did not submit any...

Information about changes within CIS

During the Faculty Council in March, Student Party Dante requested the Faculty Board to inform the CIS students about the ongoing changes within this study program.   On Friday the 20th of April, CIS students received an e-mail from Loes Jongen, the Head of the...

Thank you for voting!

We want to thank you for voting Student Party Dante! We are very proud that 33.6% (22.6% last year) of the TSHD students voted during the past three days. Sterre van den Berg, Mathijs Leenheer, Meggie Janssen, Timo Warringa and Imme Wagemans will represent you in the...

Student Party Dante’s Election Program

Student Party Dante’s Election Program consists of four pillars, namely quality of education, digitalization, communication and labor market orientation. Each pillar will be elaborated below. If you have questions about this Election Program, please contact us...

Election Video

Find out what Student Party Dante is all about! In this video our candidates of the upcoming elections explain what Student Party Dante conditributes to TSHD....

Student Party Dante in the TSHD Faculty Council

More video lectures, better communication   Dante’s council members work within the Faculty Council to promote the interests of the TSHD students. Numbers 1 and 2 on the list explain which main points they intend to focus on in the next council term. “Better...

Election Covenant 2018

Since February 2017, all student parties of Tilburg University have been working on improving the elections. As a result, a covenant has been constructed for the elections on April 17, 18 and 19 2018. Via the link below, you can read this election covenant (in Dutch)....

March 8th: third council meeting

On Thursday the 8th of March, the third TSHD faculty council of this academic year took place. The agenda included topics such as the new master programs for Online Culture and the curricula for all studies for the upcoming cohort. Furthermore, we as Student Party...

Achieved: Video registration of lectures

In comparison to other schools, TSHD is far behind in the use of video lectures. Therefore, Student Party Dante submitted an initiative proposal for video registration of lectures within our school. The board recognized this backlog and accepted our proposal. Starting...

Achieved: Open Office Hours Education Coordinator

Student Party Dante received a lot of complaints about the accessibility of the education coordinators. For example, e-mails were not being answered and there were very little options to make an appointment. Student Party Dante thinks that education coordinators have...

Our apologies: the elections will not change

During the elections, the campus is a place students are keen to avoid. Getting to classes between the green and blue noise is quite a challenge. And what does your vote matter? Both parties have almost the same objectives at first sight. Since February 2017, all...

Vacancy Student Party Dante

As a member of Student Party Dante, you represent the voice of all students of Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences in the Faculty Council. For every faculty council, around 5 a year, you give your opinion on developments within TSHD. Furthermore, you are...

Board rearrangements

As planned, our chair Wessel will step down as of February 1st. Wessel has finished his Master in Communication and Information Sciences and will graduate is February. This means that there will be some changes in the internal positions within Student Party Dante. The...

Data Science survey: results

In November 2017, Student Party Dante distributed an online survey to evaluate the Master program Data Science: Business and Governance. We made this summary to update you on the results. Respondents’ background information 21 Data Science students filled in the...

December 7th: second council meeting of this academic year

On December seventh, the second Faculty Council meeting of this year took place. Some highlights: General As of December, prof. dr. Paul Post will be replaced as Vice-dean of research by prof. dr. Marc Swerts. Student Party Dante submitted an initiative proposal in...

Vacancy: members for the Communication Committee!

Student Party Dante is looking for members for the Communication Committee! It’s never too late to become an active student. Do you think it as important as we do that students have something to say within the school? Help us out by improving the visibility of Student...

October 5th: first council meeting of this academic year

On October fifth, the first Faculty Council meeting of this year took place. Some highlights:   General The board of TSH wants to change the name into Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences to better cover the school’s expertise and activities. The new...

New Website!

As a visitor of this website, you may have noticed that the appearance of this website has changed. Unfortunately, our previous website crashed and most of the content got lost. This new website was designed from scratch, hoping to inform the general public about...