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Results: 41 - 60 of 89
Results: 41 - 60 of 89
  • Major phishing attack on UvA and AUAS: be alert!
    23 Sep 2019
    Starting last week, the UvA and AUAS have been bombarded with phishing emails. The phishing attacks seem designed to send huge amounts of spam from the hijacked accounts. Be alert: do not click on links in these ...
  • climate change
    PPLE Symposium “Corporate responsibility for tackling climate change”
    23 Sep 2019
    In this symposium we want to discuss the responsibilities that come with the issue of climate change with company representatives, banks and investors, supervisors, lawyers and NGOs and with interested students.
  • Have you checked out the new UvAnetID website?
    20 Sep 2019
    You might have already noticed that id.uva.nl has gotten a new and fresh design.
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Extra information regarding recent e-mail problems
    11 Dec 2018
    The past few months we have had recurring problems with the e-mail services of the UvA. During these incidents, UvA students e-mail was unavailable via Outlook and/or Webmail. Our administrators are aware of these ...
  • New contemplation room
    16 Nov 2018
    A new contemplation room has been created in building REC J/K, room B.93 at Roeterseiland campus.
  • Launch of new-design UvA website temporarily reversed
    30 Oct 2018
    The launch of the new design of the UvA website has been temporarily reversed. The new site went live on Monday morning, at 10:30, but unfortunately it soon became apparent that servers were becoming overloaded and ...
  • Buy Doppers and USB cables from vending machines
    25 Sep 2018
    Do you ever have those days where you show up for an exam, but without your calculator? Or you're studying in the library and could really use a marker?
  • Update security leaks processors: Limited availability systems on 26 January and 2 February
    22 Jan 2018
    Earlier this month, we reported on security leaks that were found in the chips of current computer processors. In order to minimize security risks, maintenance work (including the installation of security patches) ...
  • Safety leaks affecting processors
    8 Jan 2018
    In the past few days there have been news reports about the safety leaks ‘meltdown’ and ‘spectre’. The possible consequences of these leaks are currently being investigated. Up till now there have not been any ...
  • Have you found or lost something?
    4 Dec 2017
    A pilot has been started at Science Park 904 together with iLost. iLost is an online service for retrieving lost items quickly. You could compare it to a search engine for lost and found items.
  • The PPLE course registration starts on 13 June
    1 Jun 2017
    Registration for second-year and third-year PPLE Courses for the first semester of 2017-2018 opens on Tuesday 13 June (8:00 hrs) and closes on Tuesday 27 June (13:00 hrs).