OCT 20 – VOX Video: Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Monday October 20th in the TU Delft library “Blue room”  we’re watching and discussing  ‘Jiro Dreams of Sushi’, a documentary film about a Japanese sushi master chef, his restaurant, his family, his work and his philosophy. vox video archive

MON September 29: Are we obsessed with hair?

Voting determined: Are we obsessed with hair? Join us on Monday September 29th in the TU Delft Library from 7 to 10 PM to talk about this topic, as submitted by Pawel, elaborating: ” Recent personal experience got me thinking why seemingly small alteration to one’s facial hair provokes such a big reaction from the … [Read more…]

MON September 8th: What is the present role of media in a democracy, and is it acting responsibly?

Monday night, September 8th, from 7 to 10 PM in the TU Delft Library Einstein room, our main questions are “What is the present role of media in a democracy and is it acting responsibly?” as submitted by Alexa. Alexa elaborates further: “This topic came from our last discussion session. We are surrounded by information … [Read more…]

MON September 1st: As technology increasingly empowers us, how do our responsibilities grow with it?

Monday September 1st, our first discussion of the academic year will be in the TU Library “Blue room” (on the left after the entrance) from 7 to 10 PM. The main question we voted on is: “As technology increasingly empowers us, how do our responsibilities grow with it?” And the elaboration that came with it: … [Read more…]

MON August 18: OWEE

Before we kick off our regular events, Monday the 18th you can find the current board members at the market square (Markt) in Delft to promote VOX! We’ll be there from 11 – 17 to tell all the new (and maybe some familiar) people what’s so exciting and interesting about what we do. You can … [Read more…]

MON June 16: Corporate Development Aid

June 16th at 7:30 PM in the TU Delft Library Blue Room: VOX, Studium Generale and Students4Sustainability are teaming up to bring you a discussion on corporate development aid, with questions like: – Does corporate sponsorship come without strings attached? – How much does aid from “the West” help, can it be done without imposing … [Read more…]

TUE June 3rd: Question Everything

Another edition of our crowd sourced video-guided discussion! – “is money evil?” – info@voxdelft is the address to submit your short, thought-provoking videos on this topic or anything remotely related. The board will make a selection of them, and With guest Martijn van der Linden, Business Economist and Researcher at TU Delft. Bring your friends, … [Read more…]

March 31: Punishment and Imprisonment – comments open

Is there an alternative to our present prison system? And when talking about our system I’m not really differentiating between different countries since despite different constitutions, laws, judicial systems the results are more or less similar. More than 10.1 million people are held in penal institutions throughout the world, mostly as pre-trial detainees/remand prisoners or … [Read more…]

Show & Tell Feb 17 – Mentioned games list

Wanting to convey some of the things videogames were uniquely capable of, beginning with Spacewar! (1962) and Tetris (1984), as well known examples of very “videogamey” games, I meant to introduce some very interesting (in my opinion) and not very well known games, of which I’ve compiled a list below. You’ll find that most of … [Read more…]