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Results: 201 - 220 of 633
Results: 201 - 220 of 633
  • 12 Dec 2017
    University Forum members announced

    The UvA will launch a University Forum in January 2018. The randomised selection process recently took place and the new members have now been announced.

  • 12 Dec 2017
    Organisational plan for Student Services following separation

    The Executive Board has adopted the organisational plan for Student Services, following a positive recommendation from the representative advisory bodies. The plan follows a prior decision not to continue merging the ...

  • 12 Dec 2017
    Wish upon a tree. Share your wish for 2018 in the Library!

    What are your hopes for 2018? Pick up a wish card at any library information desk and share your wishes. We will be collecting the wish cards and hanging them in the wishing tree in the hall of the UB Singel.

  • 1 Dec 2017
    Looking back at a successful UvA in Carré 2017

    UvA in Carré is the term used for the Master's course Business Seminar that is part of the curriculum of the MSc Business Administration and the Executive Programme in Management Studies.

  • 29 Nov 2017
    Vote for a new elective in UvA's Create a Course Challenge

    For the second edition of the 'Create a Course Challenge' the Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (IIS) received 32 entries. And now you can vote for 1 of the 10 nominees.

  • 29 Nov 2017
    Koen van Leeuwen appointed new student assessor

    Master’s student Koen van Leeuwen started as student assessor in October 2017. He succeeds Sophie Wiedijk who previously held this position. Koen’s task will be to highlight the students’ perspective in discussions ...

  • 29 Nov 2017
    Nominate your favourite lecturer for the Van der Schroeff Award now!

    Who is your favourite lecturer and why? Nominate this lecturer for the Van der Schroeff Award. This award is presented annually to the best lecturer at UvA Economics and Business.

  • 29 Nov 2017
    ASMF alumnus wins Johan de Witt Thesis Award 2017

    Melchior Mattens, a cum laude graduate of the MSc Actuarial Science and Mathematical Finance, received the Johan de Witt Thesis Award for his thesis ‘Climate change and Insurance: Projection of premium level ...

  • 23 Nov 2017
    Join the UvA panel

    Want to pitch ideas and discuss plans with the University of Amsterdam? Sign up to join the UvA panel and share your ideas, needs and opinions about various topics with us.

  • 21 Nov 2017
    Randomised invitation for University Forum membership

    The UvA will start an experimental University Forum in January 2018. Membership will be decided by way of randomised selection.

  • 17 Nov 2017
    Alexander Rinnooy Kan receives honorary doctorate from Tilburg University

    Professor Alexander Rinnooy Kan, university professor, Member of the Upper House, and former President of the Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands, was granted an honorary doctorate from Tilburg University ...

  • 13 Nov 2017
    Test your health

    We’re in the middle of autumn, so this is a great moment to evaluate your health by taking the student health test. You will receive personalised feedback that includes tips and references.

  • 8 Nov 2017
    Honorary doctorates awarded to Barbara Partee and Nora Volkow

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) will award honorary doctorates to Prof. Barbara Partee, an internationally influential linguist and philosopher of language, and Prof. Nora Volkow, a globally respected expert in the ...

  • 7 Nov 2017
    Gazelles win Entrepreneurial Challenge

    Sixteen student teams spent three weeks working full-time on real-life challenges for businesses (mostly start-ups and scale-ups). This ‘Entrepreneurial Challenge’ is part of the Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice ...

  • 7 Nov 2017
    Free Sports Week from 13-19 November

    The Free Sports Week at the University Sports Centre (USC) will take place from Monday, 13 November to Sunday, 19 November. UvA students and staff can enjoy one week of free access to the gym facilities.

  • 31 Oct 2017
    UvA updates Vision on Teaching and Learning

    The UvA has updated its Vision on Teaching and Learning. New challenges meant that the previous, 2012 version needed to be modified and further clarified. Four ambitions have been formulated which encapsulate the ...

  • 31 Oct 2017
    Fill out International Student Barometer for chance to win €1000 or UvA hoodie

    Are you an international UvA student? You will have received an email invitation to take part in the International Student Barometer (ISB). Share your opinion on your Bachelor’s or Master's programme and you could ...

  • 31 Oct 2017
    Experimental University Forum set to start in January

    The University of Amsterdam will establish an experimental University Forum in January 2018. This decision was made by the Executive Board on Tuesday, 24 October. The accompanying regulations have also been adopted.

  • 31 Oct 2017
    Increase in first-year student intake at UvA

    The intake of new Bachelor’s student at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has increased, preliminary figures show. With 6,271 new first-year students this year compared to 5,552 in the 2016-17 academic year, the ...

  • 25 Oct 2017
    U Night: the UvA celebrates 385 years with a festival for the city

    Don't miss your chance to roam around the UvA's century-old buildings. On Saturday, 18 November, between 20.00 and 22.00, the UvA will open the doors of Oudemanhuispoort and surrounding buildings to the people of ...