News and events

Leiden Week of Religion 19-26 september 2014

“Religion is everywhere” – thus begins the mission statement of the new Leiden University Centre for the Study of Religion (LUCSoR), which will start in September 2014. To celebrate this fact, LUCSor will organize the Week of Religion from 19 September until 26 September 2014. Come join the different lectures, the live show and the masterclass. All are welcome!


Night of Dictatorships

During the Night of the Dictatorships we take a close look at dictatorships all over the world, with activities such as debates, film screenings and lectures by international experts. The Night takes place on Friday 12 September from 8 pm onwards in The Hague.


Thijs Porck wins Faculty Teaching Prize

Thijs Porck, teacher at English Language and Culture,  has won the faculty teaching prize. He was lauded for his enthousiasm, his creative ways of teaching, and his commitment to his students.