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  • Start 16 Apr 2019
    End 14 May 2019
    Reducing stress with Compassionate Mind Training


    In this training, we will help you examine the nature of stress, and how to recognize it when you get caught up in it. We will use techniques from Compassion Mind Training to help you balance your mind, body and actions.

  • 6 May 2019
    Stress relief

    16:30 - 17:30 | Workshop

    Mindfulness techniques can be very helpful in dealing with stress and can help reduce negative thinking. The techniques can also help you improve your focus, concentration and thinking skills. You will be learning a ...

  • Start 9 May 2019
    End 27 Jun 2019
    Increase your confidence in social situations (in Dutch)


    Learn concrete skills such as listening and saying no. Important techniques such as learning to give feedback, presentations and receiving compliments are also part of these group sessions.

  • 9 May 2019
    Franz Schrepf
    UvA Alumni Chapter London event

    18:30 - 22:00 | Event

    Join the UvA Alumni Chapter event in London with a talk by UvA alumnus, entrepreneur and TEDx speaker Franz Schrepf, who will share his experience on what it takes to create a personal brand that makes you stand out ...

  • Start 13 May 2019
    End 16 May 2019
    Health Week yoga 2018
    Health Week 2019


    The UvA Health Week is all about health: sports, exercise and nutrition as well as stress, burnout and other mental health issues. It’s about living a healthier life and why we sometimes fail to do so.

  • 14 May 2019
    Great Thinkers
    Annette Freyberg-Inan introduces the work of Albert Hirschman

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Annette Freyberg-Inan introduces Hirschman, whose insights can be applied to many empirical contexts and issues. We will meet the man and his three most important books and explore how his brilliant “cutting through ...

  • Start 15 May 2019
    End 17 May 2019
    PPA+ - Philosophy, Politics, Anthropology & Allied Disciplines

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    Keynote: David Graeber (LSE) & David Wengrow (UCL), 'The Myth of the Stupid Savage: Rousseau's Ghost and the Future of Political Anthropology'.

  • 15 May 2019
    The birth of artificial intelligence
    AI at the University of Amsterdam

    09:15 - 17:30 | Event

    For over three decades, the University of Amsterdam has featured world-class research and education programmes on artificial intelligence (AI). To continue and strengthen this tradition, we have organised an event ...

  • 15 May 2019
    International Talent Event Amsterdam (ITEA)

    12:00 - 19:00 | Event

    A unique opportunity to meet employers, gain insight into the international labour market in Amsterdam, build your network, improve your job application skills and orient yourself towards your future career.

  • 16 May 2019
    Benthem Crouwel Architects
    Presentation Design New Building Faculty of Science

    12:00 | Event

    Interested in learning more about the design of the new building? Join us for an information meeting, to be held from 12:00 to 13:00 on 16 May in the Night Studio near the Startup Village. This past year, we have ...

  • Start 23 May 2019
    End 24 May 2019
    Bringing Theory to Practice: The Amsterdam Graduate Conference in Political Theory 2019

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The conference offers graduate students and postdocs the opportunity to present their research in a vibrant intellectual environment and receive feedback from dedicated discussants. The theme for this inaugural event ...

  • 24 May 2019
    St. Petersburg event
    UvA Alumni Chapter St. Petersburg event

    18:30 - 21:30 | Event

    Join UvA Alumni Chapter St. Petersburg for a special and fun sportive event with a lot of physical and mental team building exercises involving trust, support and interaction inside groups.

  • 7 Jun 2019
    The Long March of Labour: Radical Change and the Social Reproduction of Migrant Labour

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Honoring the legacy of Prof. W.F. Wertheim, the founding father of Asian studies at UvA, the annual Wertheim Lecture is organized by the Moving Matters programme group of the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science ...

  • 11 Jun 2019
    Self-confidence during exams (in Dutch)

    10:00 - 12:30 | Workshop

    How to cope with exam stress?

  • Start 13 Jun 2019
    End 11 Jul 2019
    Managing study stress (in Dutch)


    This group is intended for students that experience high levels of stress during studying.

  • 15 Jun 2019
    University Day
    University Day: Science in society


    The University Day is an annual event for alumni, staff and donors of the University of Amsterdam. Visitors can attend lectures and debates on scientific and social issues by leading academics and alumni.

  • 19 Jun 2019
    Self-confidence during exams (in Dutch)

    14:30 - 17:00 | Workshop

    How to cope with exam stress?

  • Start 17 Jul 2019
    End 20 Jul 2019
    5th International Conference on Computational Social Science

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    For four days, from July 17 to 20, the University of Amsterdam will be the epicenter of computational social science, hosting the 2019 edition of International Conference on Computational Social Science (IC2S2).

  • Start 28 Aug 2019
    End 29 Aug 2019
    De zichtbare hand. Hoe neoliberaal is Nederland?

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    Hoe neoliberaal is Nederland? Wat is de ontstaansgeschiedenis van het Nederlandse neoliberalisme?