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Results: 721 - 740 of 753
  • President UvA Executive Board tenders resignation
    19 Apr 2015
    Yesterday evening, Louise Gunning tendered her resignation as president of the Executive Board of the University of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences to the Supervisory Boards.
  • Decision to evict Maagdenhuis occupiers
    13 Apr 2015
    We realise that questions exist about our decision this past Friday to observe the ruling of the court and formally request the police to vacate the Maagdenuis building. In the following letter, we would like to ...
  • Maagdenhuis vacated
    11 Apr 2015
    After six weeks, the police made an end to the Maagdenhuis occupation this morning. Yesterday, the district court ordered the occupiers to immediately vacate the building. After the judge’s ruling, the UvA observed ...
  • Judge rules that occupiers must leave the Maagdenhuis
    10 Apr 2015
    The interim relief judge of Amsterdam’s district court has decided that the occupiers of the Maagdenhuis must leave the building immediately and that for safety reasons the planned festival must be cancelled.
  • Update: Maagdenhuis
    8 Apr 2015
    In recent weeks, a number of concerns have been raised within the academic community. The Executive Board has taken note of these concerns and has presented a 10-point plan to address them.
  • Update: 10-point plan
    20 Mar 2015
    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) will set up a committee to develop proposals for modernising the way the UvA is governed. In addition, a committee of inquiry will look at the UvA’s finances, together with its real ...
  • Guide de Wilde with the Orange Carpet Award
    UvA wins EP-Nuffic prize for Ambassador Programme
    19 Mar 2015
    During the EP-Nuffic Annual Conference on 12 March, the Orange Carpet Award for higher education was awarded to the University of Amsterdam (UvA) for its Global Exchange Ambassador Programme. EP-Nuffic has created ...
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    13 Mar 2015
    On Monday, 16 March, the third meeting in a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place.
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    6 Mar 2015
    On Monday, 9 March, the second meeting in a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place. The discussion will take place in CREA’s Muziekzaal from 13:30 to ...
  • Update: UvA Maagdenhuis
    2 Mar 2015
    For the moment, there is no intention to evacuate the Maagdenhuis.
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    27 Feb 2015
    On Monday, 2 March, the first of a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place. The first meeting will be held in CREA’s Muziekzaal from 13:30 to 14:30.
  • Livestream agenda-setting meeting at REC
    26 Feb 2015
    Watch the livestream of the agenda-setting meeting at Roeterseiland.
  • Update: agenda-setting meeting 26 February
    26 Feb 2015
    Because of increased interest, today’s agenda-setting meeting will be moved from CREA to REC C 1.04 to enable more people to attend. The meeting is meant table subjects for discussion with the Executive Board.
  • Student member in UvA Executive Board
    26 Feb 2015
    The UvA’s Supervisory Board has unanimously approved a proposal to appoint a student member to the Executive Board and faculty management. The deans also unanimously support the proposal.
  • Update: Statement Executive Board on Maagdenhuis occupation
    26 Feb 2015
    Following a peaceful demonstration last night, a group of protestors broke into the UvA’s Maagdenhuis building. The door was forced open and a member of security assaulted. The Executive Board has laid formal charges.
  • Statement Executive Board on Maagdenhuis occupation
    26 Feb 2015
    Following a peaceful demonstration last night, a group of protestors broke into the UvA’s Maagdenhuis building.
  • Statement Executive Board on Bungehuis eviction
    24 Feb 2015
    Issued by Louise J. Gunning-Schepers, president of the Executive Board
  • THE World University Ranking
    UvA climbs to 77th spot on the THE World University Rankings
    2 Oct 2014
    Building on its solid performance of recent years, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has risen to the 77th spot on the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2014-2015. Last year, the UvA was ranked ...
  • QS World University Ranking
    UvA once again ranked best Dutch university in QS World University Rankings
    16 Sep 2014
    For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the highest placed Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. The UvA has also risen in the overall rankings and now holds the 50th ...
  • Bonger Institute of Criminology evaluates Dutch coffee shop policy
    8 Sep 2014
    From May 2012, coffeeshops in the southern provinces of Limburg, Noord-Brabant and Zeeland were only permitted to give access and to sell cannabis products to members and hence needed to maintain a verifiable ...