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Results: 1 - 20 of 40
  • 17 Sep 2019
    Great Thinkers
    Revisiting Garrett Hardin. The Tragedy of Inequality in the Global Commons, by Joyeeta Gupta

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Garrett Hardin (1915-2003) was an American ecologist and philosopher who warned for the dangers of overpopulation. In this lecture, professor Joyeeta Gupta discusses the continuing relevance of Hardin and the growing ...

  • 19 Sep 2019
    Holland in the Valley
    Alumni Event - Holland in the Valley

    18:00 - 21:00 | Event

    The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) and the Consulate General of the Netherlands in San Francisco organise an event for all alumni chapters and alumni of Dutch universities in the San Francisco ...

  • 24 Sep 2019
    UvA Beeldbank / ID 956E90B2-0766-421B-BDA227D845DF8678
    Study skills: the Dutch approach

    16:00 - 17:30 | Workshop

    Living and studying in Amsterdam, and at the UvA. can be different to what you are used to, plus more difficult than expected. How do you study the ‘Dutch way’?

  • 25 Sep 2019
    Adam Finkelsteijn
    Learning Spaces: now and in the future

    09:00 - 12:00 | Lecture

    We hereby invite you to the presentation by Adam Finkelstein, Associate Director, Learning Environments (physical and digital) at Teaching and Learning Services at McGill University in Montreal.

  • 1 Oct 2019
    Smart reading skills

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    During your degree programme, you’ll have to read a great deal, so it’s nice to learn how to read in a smart way.

  • Start 3 Oct 2019
    End 5 Dec 2019
    Tackling the books

    09:15 - 12:45 | Workshop

    Studying at the university often means that you have to work your way through endless piles of books, reports and syllabi. In this workshop, you will learn how to tackle the large amount of study materials.

  • 3 Oct 2019
    Tackling the books

    13:30 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Studying at the university often means that you have to work your way through endless piles of books, reports and syllabi. In this workshop, you will learn how to tackle the large amount of study materials.

  • 5 Oct 2019
    Man walking alone through a black-white-gray landscape with mountains and clouds.
    UvA Study Abroad Fair

    12:00 - 16:00 | Event

    Would you like to study abroad? Would you like to study abroad? Join the UvA’s Study Abroad Fair and find the foreign destination that matches you and your academic goals the best. And meet other students that have ...

  • 7 Oct 2019
    Re: New Media Art

    Event

    Members of the Alumni Network Conservation and Restoration are invited to join the Contemporary Art Conservation Student Symposium 2019.

  • 8 Oct 2019
    How can I retain information?

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Underlining, summarising, re-reading... these are all things we do to try and retain the information we have read. However, if it’s efficient, that is the question.

  • Start 11 Oct 2019
    End 25 Oct 2019
    UvA Beelbank / ID C533512E-7BB5-4827-9DCB07C4A521A910
    Jumpstart your thesis

    Workshop

    Before final graduation day even comes into sight, some students see the thesis as a very difficult obstacle. This short training course is developed to help you jumpstart your thesis.

  • 15 Oct 2019
    Planning in a nutshell

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    You know you should do it, you want to do it, and you’re quite certain: ‘I'll start tomorrow…’ But somehow you never get round to making your plan, let alone sticking to it.

  • 16 Oct 2019
    Planning skills for study

    09:30 - 12:30 | Workshop

    This workshop is about planning skills. During the workshop, you learn how to plan your studies properly to ensure that you study more efficiently.

  • 22 Oct 2019
    General exam tips

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Of course, every exam is different; and every degree programme has a different assessment approach. However, there are general tips on how to handle your exams.

  • 2 Nov 2019
    Ballon AUV-dag
    AUV Day 2019

    Event

    The AUV Fay is the annual members’ day of the UvA Alumni Association AUV. The programme is presented in Dutch.

  • Start 6 Nov 2019
    End 7 Nov 2019
    Stay, move-on, return: Dynamics of mobility aspirations in contexts of forced displacement

    12:30 - 18:00 | Conference

    Each panel includes three or four presentations from researchers and a presentation from a civil society perspective.

  • 18 Nov 2019
    used for Master’s Students Networking Event (18 Nov 2014) and Facebook announcement
    Pitfalls surrounding study switch for non-EU students

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    You have started your Bachelor’s or Master’s programme at the UvA and things are not going according to plan.

  • 3 Dec 2019
    Smart reading skills

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    During your degree programme, you’ll have to read a great deal, so it’s nice to learn how to read in a smart way.

  • 4 Dec 2019
    Planning skills for study

    09:30 - 12:30 | Workshop

    This workshop is about planning skills. During the workshop, you learn how to plan your studies properly to ensure that you study more efficiently.

  • 10 Dec 2019
    How can I retain information?

    16:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Underlining, summarising, re-reading... these are all things we do to try and retain the information we have read. However, if it’s efficient, that is the question.