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Results: 1 - 20 of 66
  • 23 Mar 2020
    Coronavirus: information about the completion of block 4

    On Friday, 20 March all students of the Faculty of Science received important information about the completion of courses in block 4. Read here the content.

  • 19 Mar 2020
    Obligation to change password annually UvAnetID suspended until 6 April

    In light of the current situation that has arisen around the corona virus, the UvA has temporarily suspended the obligation to change the password of your UvAnetID once a year.

  • 13 Mar 2020
    Coronavirus: message from the dean

    Dear student, Following the information from the Board of Directors about the Coronavirus, I can imagine many of you have questions with regards to its impact on the education activities here at the Faculty of Science.

  • 12 Mar 2020
    Power dip Science Park 904

    Following a power dip in parts of the Watergraafsmeer area, there was a power dip in all buildings of Science Park 904. The power dip caused a failure of the ventilation system, as well as lighting in certain public ...

  • 5 Mar 2020
    Johnson & Johnson Engineering Showcase

    An annual Engineering Showcase event, meant to highlight innovation and technical achievements in all three J&J sectors: Consumer, Medical Devices and Pharma, both inside and outside of Johnson & Johnson.

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Update: Bicycle clean-up operation at Science Park 904

    Between 17 February and 21 February all broken and abandoned bicycles in the bicycle shed in front of Science Park 904 Building A wil be tagged to be removed after 13 March. Usually, there is a bicycle clean-up every ...

  • 4 Feb 2020
    Update: multiple locker break-ins

    Recently, we’ve had reports of multiple locker break-ins. Unfortunately, it proved possible to forcibly open the lock with a screwdriver or other sharp object.

  • 23 Jan 2020
    Beware of thieves: shield your locker combination!

    In the last two weeks there have been several reported incidents where personal belongings were stolen from lockers in the central hall. Thieves peek over the shoulders of locker users (possibly from a distance) to ...

  • 7 Jan 2020
    Refurbishment coffee corner

    This week, the coffee corner in the central hallway will be closed due to refurbishment. Coffee can be taken from the vending machines in the study centre, and on the 1st floor of building D.

  • 10 Dec 2019
    Adjusted UvA opening hours during the holidays

    The Christmas recess will take place from Saturday, 21 December until Wednesday, 1 January. During this period most UvA buildings and facilities will be closed or have adjusted opening hours.

  • 26 Nov 2019
    Major maintenance weekend carried out successfully

    The major network maintenance weekend has been carried out successfully and all applications are available once again.

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Emergency exit
    Evacuation drill Science Park 904

    On Tuesday 19 November there was an evacuation drill at Science Park 904 for the A, B, C and D buildings. The evacuation proceeded as it should, with the right people being called into action.

  • 4 Nov 2019
    Major ICT-maintenance in the weekend of 23 and 24 November

    Major ICT maintenance work will once again be taking place during the weekend of 23-24 November. Although the maintenance work will be performed throughout the entire weekend, we have managed to minimise the impact ...

  • 23 Sep 2019
    Major phishing attack on UvA and AUAS: be alert!

    Starting last week, the UvA and AUAS have been bombarded with phishing emails. The phishing attacks seem designed to send huge amounts of spam from the hijacked accounts. Be alert: do not click on links in these ...

  • 20 Sep 2019
    Have you checked out the new UvAnetID website?

    You might have already noticed that id.uva.nl has gotten a new and fresh design.

  • 13 Sep 2019
    Milestone: 40.000 simultaneous Wi-Fi users

    This week we measured 40.000 simultaneous Wi-Fi network users, the highest amount ICT Services has ever measured in one day. A milestone to be proud of! We have access to a Wi-Fi network so advanced, it is able to ...

  • 13 Sep 2019
    Safely use your personal hotspot

    After the news coverage last week about unsafe personal hotspots, you might think it is better not to use them. This is not entirely true. Creating a personal hotspot, for example in the train, is much safer than ...

  • 2 Sep 2019
    Access gates reading room in the Law Library

    Starting 1 October 2019, the reading room in the Law Library will be accessible only to Amsterdam Law School students (including PPLE) and staff between the hours of 9:00 and 17.00. The collection and study places ...

  • 29 Jul 2019
    Power outage at Roeterseiland Campus on 29 July

    There is currently a power outage at our Roeterseiland Campus (REC). As a result, Buildings A, B, C, and D are all closed. The Tienhovengebouw and De Plint are also closed.

  • 9 Jul 2019
    Limited train services to railway station Amsterdam Science Park in August

    In August, engineering work will take place between Schiphol Airport and Lelystad Centraal. Note that there will be replacement bus travel on this line and travelling to Amsterdam Science Park can take longer than ...