De artikels van Sophie Seydel

X In search of the rainbow
X In search of the rainbow

Gender and Sexuality among VUB students
by Sophie Seydel

The VUB being a progressive and free thinking institution, has many different clubs and groups varying from sports to politics. Having around five percent of LGBTQ+ population one must think there is also an organization or events that represent these people at our university.

X In Search of Equality
X In Search of Equality

Women in academia, gender quotas and the need for transition 
by Sophie Seydel
Men and Women make up each 50% of society, but there is a significant underrepresentation of women in academic positions. Rector Pauwels has announced a gender quota to balance out such inequalities at VUB. Many heated discussions arose on Facebook, showing that a large group of people is against such quotas. Why we do need quotas, an open discussion and need to listen to each other more carefully .