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  • 9 Apr 2020
    To Dah Loo- April 2020
    The first online edition of the To Dah Loo is out now

    Since Science Park is virtually abandoned at the moment, few students will be seeing the new To Dah Loo in our toilets. However, because the offline student newsletter is a valued source of information, we are ...

  • 8 Apr 2020
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    SAGE grants extra access to online sources

    In view of the corona crisis, the Library is expanding its offering of online sources. SAGE, one of the world's largest publishers of academic publications, has granted UvA students and staff members extra access.

  • 3 Apr 2020
    Postponed: 2020 Student Council elections

    The student council elections will be postponed by three weeks and will now be held in the week of 8-12 June. The processes surrounding the elections have also been adjusted in such a way that any moments requiring ...

  • 31 Mar 2020
    Libraries Get Unlimited Access to eBooks

    Due to the corona crisis, many platforms and publishers offer universities and university libraries unlimited user access to eMaterials.

  • 31 Mar 2020
    Thanks for your feedback on the Outlines of the 2021-2026 Strategic Plan

    UvA staff and students had until 12 March to respond to the Outlines of the 2021 - 2026 Strategic Plan on the online platform denkmee.uva.nl. The Executive Board would like to thank the more than 50 contributors for ...

  • 31 Mar 2020
    20 years Faculty of Science: the past, present and future of Artificial Intelligence

    A long corridor through the National Institute for Subatomic Physics (Nikhef), up three flights of stairs, then a spiral staircase, then push open a stubborn door, and you’re there: an empty roof. Information ...

  • 25 Mar 2020
    Follow UvA Science on Twitter and Instagram

    Uva Science now has an Instagram and a Twitter account. On both channels you can follow the latest news and the best facts about UvA Science.

  • 24 Mar 2020
    UvA provides lab coats and gloves to healthcare workers

    The Faculty of Science is taking action in the fight against the corona virus. Staff and students arranged for lab coats and gloves to be made available to healthcare workers, providing them with much-needed ...

  • 12 Mar 2020
    All teaching on location suspended until the end of March

    The new measures announced by the cabinet to limit the consequences of the coronavirus also have major implications for the UvA. It has been decided that for the rest of this month teaching activities will be ...

  • 12 Mar 2020
    UvA Bachelor’s Day cancelled

    After consulting with experts the UvA has regretfully had to decide that the Bachelor’s Day scheduled for this Saturday, 14 March cannot go ahead, to prevent the further spread of the coronavirus. The most important ...

  • 12 Mar 2020
    Positive reviews for Security and Network Engineering and Software Engineering

    The Master's programmes Security and Network Engineering and Software Engineering received positive reviews in the new Universities Study Guide. In this guide students find independent advice about the Master's ...

  • 10 Mar 2020
    'We're all guardians of our own academic integrity'

    Real science requires integrity by definition, according to Ed van Bavel, one of the UvA's five Confidential Advisers for Academic Integrity. His colleague Annette Groot couldn't agree more: 'If you don't act with ...

  • 6 Mar 2020
    New course offering: the Citing Sources online course

    The Library is offering a new course called Citing Sources. This course is made up of two modules, is available online and everyone can take it at their own pace.

  • 4 Mar 2020
    UvA Communication & Media Studies once again number 1 in world: QS ranking

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been ranked best in the world for Communication Science & Media for the third year in a row. The UvA ranks among the top 100 worldwide in 27 out of the 47 subject areas measured ...

  • 2 Mar 2020
    Readers to go to Canvas

    During the summer of 2020 the UvA is switching to a new reader system. Lecturers wishing to offer their students readers will soon have an easy way of doing this within Canvas, the UvA's digital learning environment.

  • 28 Feb 2020
    Update 28-02-2020: Consequences of coronavirus for UvA students and staff

    The UvA is following developments around the Coronavirus closely. See uva.nl/coronavirus for updates.

  • 24 Feb 2020
    20 years Faculty of Science: the past, present and future of Biology

    Where there used to be shelves piled high with jars of formaldehyde full of unusual animals, we now see tourists coming and going, well wrapped up against the cold and pulling their suitcases behind them. Among all ...

  • 24 Feb 2020
    Open Access Milestone reached in the Netherlands

    This February the 10.000th open access article is administered that was published without any additional costs by Dutch researchers in 2019 under the national open access agreements with publishers. Also this year ...

  • 24 Feb 2020
    UvA and AUAS contribute to clean drinking water

    On Thursday, 13 February, Facility Services accepted a certificate from MAAS, the coffee supplier of the AUAS and the UvA.

  • 11 Feb 2020
    Share your view on electives

    What kind of topics and themes are interested in? Share your view on electives and win a voucher worth of €15!