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Results: 1 - 20 of 740
  • Easily create, collaborate and share videos with Kaltura
    22 Sep 2020
    With the new online video tool Kaltura you can easily record, edit and share videos such as presentations, trial conversations and pitches. Video ready? Then simply submit the video to your course in Canvas, because ...
  • Update on new University Library: construction in full swing
    16 Sep 2020
    Exactly one year ago today, the first pile was driven for the new University Library. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, construction on the new University Library in the University Quarter is going steadily. Work ...
  • Invitation to conversations and a play on social safety
    9 Sep 2020
    In September and October the Social Safety Taskforce organizes group conversations and the performance of a play called The Learning Curve, to raise awareness of socially unsafe situations in academia, while at the ...
  • Urkund replaces Turnitin as plagiarism tool in Canvas
    7 Sep 2020
    As of the start of the new academic year Urkund will be the new tool for plagiarism detection in Canvas.
  • UvA in 66th place in Times Higher Education World University Rankings
    2 Sep 2020
    The University of Amsterdam is ranked 66th in the 2020-2021 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, which were published on 2 September. This is a slight drop compared to last year, when the UvA was ...
  • 2020-2021 Opening Academic Year: Connect
    31 Aug 2020
    On 31 August we opened the 2020-2021 academic year with a modified programme, as befits these strange times. To celebrate the start of the new academic year, an online live broadcast was held from Amsterdam Science Park
  • Conducting surveys with Qualtrics
    31 Aug 2020
    Qualtrics is an online survey tool with which you can create (complex) surveys. With Qualtrics you have different question types, branching logic and the possibility to export results to statistical software such as ...
  • The Deepness of Fundamental Rights in the New Generation EU Free Trade Agreements
    26 Aug 2020
    Isabella Mancini (City, University of London) will be joining ACELG in September 2020 as a visiting fellow. Isabella is a final-year doctoral student enrolled at the Institute for the Study of European Law (ISEL) at ...
  • Illustration of the library locations in red
    Welcome to the Library
    26 Aug 2020
    This academic year is a special one for us all, and more particularly for our first-year students. The start of a new academic year is a period filled with good intentions: you want to find the right literature for ...
  • ‘Tour of Academics’ and pamphlet looking at problems in academia
    24 Aug 2020
    Campaign group WOinActie is organising a ‘Tour of Academics’ during the opening of the academic year on 31 August. WOinActie and their trade union partners want to use the event to draw attention to the large ...
  • Working and studying safely together on the campuses
    20 Aug 2020
    On 31 August you’ll begin your new study, or your next academic year. This year we’re doing a number of things differently than usual. Studying at home remains the norm although some of the lectures will be given on ...
  • USC Deal: Year’s worth of free sports for new UvA bachelor students
    18 Aug 2020
    Students who start on a bachelor's programme at the UvA in the upcoming academic year can play sports for free at the USC for a year. They will receive a passe-partout membership, meaning that they can exercise and ...
  • Start your year smoothly with these useful tips
    12 Aug 2020
    The new academic year is about to begin. To help you hit the ground running, here are a few useful tools you should know about.
  • International Judicial Legitimacy book cover
    International Judicial Legitimacy
    24 Jul 2020
    The texts in the book ‘International Judicial Legitimacy. New Voices and Approaches’ on the legitimacy of international courts were framed as a direct reaction to arguments put forward in the book “In Whose Name?” by ...
  • Frederiek de Vlaming
    The impact of legal proceedings initiated by victims of war crimes
    21 Jul 2020
    Frederiek de Vlaming has received NIAS funding for her research project ‘The Impact of Litigating Breaches of International (Humanitarian) Law on Truth and Rehabilitation of Victims – A Case Study.’ Her project is ...
  • Vacancy Management & Communications assistant
    17 Jul 2020
    ACELG and ACIL are looking for a versatile and enthusiastic individual who combines a knack for internal and external communication with a structured working style and eye for detail. You are self-guided and show ...
  • Valentina Carraro (VU Amsterdam)
    Fight against torture and other forms of violence
    17 Jul 2020
    Valentina Carraro (VU Amsterdam) joined ACELG and ACIL as a visiting researcher in April 2020. Her research is highly interdisciplinary, combining international law and international relations. Her research interests ...
  • Amanda Mauri
    Market governance with significant health consequences
    14 Jul 2020
    Amanda Mauri (University of Michigan) will be joining ACELG during the 2020-21 academic year as a visiting researcher. Her research explores market governance with significant health consequences. Specifically, she ...
  • Tiziana Melchiore
    European Law in the Arctic
    14 Jul 2020
    In September 2020, Tiziana Melchiorre will join the Centre for European Law and Governance (ACELG) as a Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow. She will develop a research project titled ‘The European Union in the Arctic.’ ...
  • Piotr Krajewski
    Interinstitutional power dynamics in EU trade policy
    14 Jul 2020
    Piotr Krajewski will start his PhD at the University of Amsterdam in September 2020 as one of the researchers within the project “Separation of Powers for 21st Century Europe” (SepaRope). SepaRope aims to examine the ...