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Results: 1 - 20 of 382
  • 10 Dec 2019
    The winning group and the jury of the Create a Course Challenge 2019
    Winner Create a Course Challenge 2019: Post-humans in the Anthropocene

    The fourth edition of UvA's Create a Course Challenge took place on Thursday 28 November. The prize went to "Post-humans in the Anthropocene: a relational inquiry into Humanity Futures, other Species, and the ...

  • 10 Dec 2019
    Start construction works for new study spaces

    Next week preparations will start for the construction of an internal rearrangement in Building D of Science Park 904. The large hall for experimental setups will undergo some reconstruction to create more study ...

  • 6 Dec 2019
    Available research funding grants in one overview

    Researchers from the UvA that are looking for ways to fund their research can now use Research Professional. This is offered by the Library.

  • 5 Dec 2019
    Tentamenformulier met potlood
    Extra Study Spaces and Extended Opening Hours

    During exam time the Library offers extra study spaces. On campus lecture rooms are available for studying. Need longer for your study? No problem. The Library has extended opening hours.

  • 26 Nov 2019
    Grassroots Science4all: Inclusive AI takes mentees on conference field trip

    Earlier this month, six mentors from the Inclusive AI initiative at the UvA Institute for Informatics (UvA-IAI) took their mentees on a field trip to the BNAIC/BENELEARN 2019 conference in Brussels, with financial ...

  • 26 Nov 2019
    Young Talent Encouragement Prizes for Faculty of Science students

    On 25 November five Faculty of Science students received a Young Talent Encouragement Prize of 500 euros from the Royal Holland Society of Sciences (KHMW).

  • 26 Nov 2019
    The exhibition
    A chessboard full of women's shoes

    On Monday 25 November the chessboard at the Faculty of Science looked different than normal. No runner, tower or queen, but shoes. The shoes formed an exhibition in the context of the International Day against ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    Follow an interdisciplinary elective

    Want to follow lectures in Artis Zoo and study the relationships between humans and animals? Can a climate crisis still be averted? Can we keep up with the developments of Artificial Intelligence? Or would you rather ...

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Orange the World
    UvA says no to violence: Orange the World

    The University of Amsterdam is participating in Orange the World. During this international campaign, from 25 November to 10 December 2019, we will demonstrate that our university supports the fight against violence ...

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Audience reaction at Strategic Planning Conference on 14 November 2019.
    Conference on Strategic Plan for 2012-2026

    On Thursday, 14 November members of the UvA community met in de Rode Hoed to discuss important questions for the new Strategic Plan.

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Entrance Lab42
    Take a virtual tour of LAB42

    Are you curious to see the interior of the new Faculty of Science building LAB42? Last Tuesday, 12 November, design studio Groen+Schild revealed their design during a presentation for students and staff of the ...

  • 12 Nov 2019
    Have your say on sustainability policy at the UvA

    What should a UvA sustainability programme look like? What is our vision, which goals do we aim to achieve and –most importantly – what measures can we take in order to maximise our contribution to sustainability?

  • 7 Nov 2019
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    Vote for a new elective in Create a Course Challenge

    Students can help decide which new elective course will be offered next year at the UvA. Cast your vote and help decide which of the ten proposals will go on to the finals.

  • 5 Nov 2019
    Lecture on the UvA’s financial management

    On 15 October 2019, Executive Board member and Finance portfolio holder Jan Lintsen gave a lecture about the financial management of the University of Amsterdam.

  • 29 Oct 2019
    Join a workshop and receive a €50 gift card from Albert Heijn

    Got an opinion about course registration, checking your timetable and checking your grades and study progress? We aim to improve these three themes but we cannot do so without your input!

  • 29 Oct 2019
    Ombudsperson Jacqueline Schoone to start work on 1 November

    The new role of ombudsperson for staff and students is among a series of provisions the UvA is deploying to ensure a safe and inclusive work and study climate.

  • 28 Oct 2019
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    Graduation week at the Faculty of Science

    Next week, between 2 and 7 November, the graduation ceremonies for the Faculty of Science's Bachelor’s programmes will take place. During ‘Graduation week’, a total of 594 students will receive their Bachelor’s degree.

  • 25 Oct 2019
    Join the Faculty of Science Diversity sounding board

    Would you like to contribute to increasing diversity and inclusivity at the Faculty of Science? And are you motivated to not only discuss these issues, but also to take and support initiatives to this end? Then ...

  • 22 Oct 2019
    Electives – what do you need?

    The Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies offers elective courses that all UvA students can follow, regardless of their programme. Examples are 'The Eternal Pursuit of Happiness' and 'Big History'. Now the ...

  • 22 Oct 2019
    Master student Swetta Jansen wins Best Poster Prize

    Swetta jansen, Masters’student Computational Science, has won a Best Poster Prize for her poster presentation during the ninth International Meeting on Cerebral Autoregulation which was held on 12 and 13 September.