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Results: 21 - 40 of 116
Results: 21 - 40 of 116
  • The PPLE Talent Development Programme is looking for new members!
    16 Sep 2019
    The Talent Development Programme (TDP) is part of PPLE. We provide intensive, extra-curricular opportunities to train students’ problem-solving and leadership skills in addressing real world issues. Our purpose is ...
  • Milestone: 40.000 simultaneous Wi-Fi users
    13 Sep 2019
    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 ...
  • Safely use your personal hotspot
    13 Sep 2019
    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 ...
  • The PPLE Programme Committee is hiring!
    5 Sep 2019
    Do you want to have a say in the quality of education within the PPLE programme ? Do you want to represent the opinions of your fellow students about particular courses they take? Do you want to work closely with ...
  • Access gates reading room in the Law Library
    2 Sep 2019
    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 ...
  • PPLE students on REC Campus
    Student ambassadors wanted!
    29 Aug 2019
    Become a student ambassador and tell future students about your experience at PPLE College while honing your public speaking and teaching skills! If you like to talk about what makes PPLE stand out and why you chose ...
  • Power outage at Roeterseiland Campus on 29 July
    29 Jul 2019
    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.
  • Limited ICT study stations available in August due to upgrade
    8 Jul 2019
    All ICT study places (i.e. study places with an UvA computer) in study centres and libraries will be upgraded to Windows 10 and the new Office package 365 ProPlus in August.
  • Blackboard no longer available as of 1 September
    2 Jul 2019
    Starting 1 September 2019, students and staff will no longer be able to view courses on or download material from Blackboard.
  • Microsoft improves privacy settings in its Office suite
    1 Jul 2019
    In connection with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Dutch government tasked the Privacy Company agency with investigating and identifying the privacy risks of Office 365 ProPlus (the most recent ...
  • Borrowing and making requests temporarily unavailable
    27 May to 5 June - Limited Library Services
    23 May 2019
    From Monday 27 May to Wednesday 5 June, the University Library will be switching over to a new library system. Our services will be restricted during this time. Read more about what temporarily is not possible.
  • Public transport strike on Tuesday, 28 May: exams cancelled, class attendance optional (except ACTA and AUC)
    20 May 2019
    On Tuesday, 28 May, there will be no public transport throughout the Netherlands because of a strike. All UvA exams scheduled for that day will be cancelled and attendance at seminars and lectures will be optional. ...
  • Re-enrol now to register for first-semester courses
    10 May 2019
    Course registration for first-semester courses will start in June. You can only register for courses if you have submitted a re-enrolment request for the academic year 2019-2020 in Studielink. Check the step-by-step ...
  • REC-E bike shed temporarily closed
    16 Apr 2019
    From Wednesday 24 April through the end of May, the REC-E bike shed will be closed due to building works being carried out during this period. Bikes and scooters may be parked in the underground facility at REC-A ...
  • Closure of UvA buildings during spring holidays
    9 Apr 2019
    During the spring holidays most UvA buildings, study centres and catering locations will be closed.
  • Free software for UvA students: Office 365 ProPlus
    1 Apr 2019
    From now on Office 365 ProPlus is available for free for all UvA students. This will give you access to the latest versions such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You can download the software directly at ...
  • Maintenance inspection
    26 Mar 2019
    Starting on 1 April and running until late May, the annual inspection to schedule maintenance work will be taking place at Roeterseiland Campus. An inspector will be checking all the buildings to take measurements ...
  • Registration system for FS reports temporarily unavailable
    14 Feb 2019
    Due to the launch of a new registration system for Facility Services, the FS forms will be temporarily unavailable for use from 12 noon on Thursday, 21 February until 12 noon on Friday, 22 February.
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht temporarily closed for traffic
    28 Jan 2019
    From Monday, 28 January through Friday, 1 February, cooling equipment at building REC BCD will be dismantled and removed. This work will take place between 07:00 and 17:00.
  • Roeterseiland Campus bike racks cleared monthly
    18 Jan 2019
    As from January 2019, bicycle racks on the Roeterseiland Campus UvA premises will be cleared once a month. As well as keeping the racks serviceable, this also ensures emergency services can access the campus, if needed.