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Results: 161 - 184 of 184
  • Update: 10-point plan
    20 Mar 2015
    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) will set up a committee to develop proposals for modernising the way the UvA is governed. In addition, a committee of inquiry will look at the UvA’s finances, together with its real ...
  • Guide de Wilde with the Orange Carpet Award
    UvA wins EP-Nuffic prize for Ambassador Programme
    19 Mar 2015
    During the EP-Nuffic Annual Conference on 12 March, the Orange Carpet Award for higher education was awarded to the University of Amsterdam (UvA) for its Global Exchange Ambassador Programme. EP-Nuffic has created ...
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    13 Mar 2015
    On Monday, 16 March, the third meeting in a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place.
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    6 Mar 2015
    On Monday, 9 March, the second meeting in a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place. The discussion will take place in CREA’s Muziekzaal from 13:30 to ...
  • Update: UvA Maagdenhuis
    2 Mar 2015
    For the moment, there is no intention to evacuate the Maagdenhuis.
  • Weekly meeting with Executive Board
    27 Feb 2015
    On Monday, 2 March, the first of a series of weekly meetings between students, staff and a delegation of the Executive Board will take place. The first meeting will be held in CREA’s Muziekzaal from 13:30 to 14:30.
  • Livestream agenda-setting meeting at REC
    26 Feb 2015
    Watch the livestream of the agenda-setting meeting at Roeterseiland.
  • Update: agenda-setting meeting 26 February
    26 Feb 2015
    Because of increased interest, today’s agenda-setting meeting will be moved from CREA to REC C 1.04 to enable more people to attend. The meeting is meant table subjects for discussion with the Executive Board.
  • Student member in UvA Executive Board
    26 Feb 2015
    The UvA’s Supervisory Board has unanimously approved a proposal to appoint a student member to the Executive Board and faculty management. The deans also unanimously support the proposal.
  • Update: Statement Executive Board on Maagdenhuis occupation
    26 Feb 2015
    Following a peaceful demonstration last night, a group of protestors broke into the UvA’s Maagdenhuis building. The door was forced open and a member of security assaulted. The Executive Board has laid formal charges.
  • Statement Executive Board on Maagdenhuis occupation
    26 Feb 2015
    Following a peaceful demonstration last night, a group of protestors broke into the UvA’s Maagdenhuis building.
  • Statement Executive Board on Bungehuis eviction
    24 Feb 2015
    Issued by Louise J. Gunning-Schepers, president of the Executive Board
  • THE World University Ranking
    UvA climbs to 77th spot on the THE World University Rankings
    2 Oct 2014
    Building on its solid performance of recent years, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has risen to the 77th spot on the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2014-2015. Last year, the UvA was ranked ...
  • QS World University Ranking
    UvA once again ranked best Dutch university in QS World University Rankings
    16 Sep 2014
    For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the highest placed Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. The UvA has also risen in the overall rankings and now holds the 50th ...
  • Opening Academic Year 2014, Louise Gunning
    UvA celebrates opening academic year with eye on Africa
    3 Sep 2014
    On Monday, 1 September, the University of Amsterdam celebrated the opening of the 2014-2015 Academic Year. Various speakers reflected on this year’s theme: 'Amsterdam in the wider world: Africa’.
  • TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014
    24 Jul 2014
    The Technology Transfer Office UvA-AUAS-AMC is pleased to invite you, on behalf of Amsterdam Science Park and all of its scientific institutes, to participate in the TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014. Amsterdam Science Park ...
  • Message in connection with the Malaysia Airlines aircraft disaster
    21 Jul 2014
    With deep sadness and disbelief, we have learnt that UvA/AMC staff members Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren, UvA student Sascha Meijer and UvA alumnus Laurens van der Graaff were on board the Malaysia Airlines ...
  • NSE
    Student satisfaction increases in all areas
    26 May 2014
    Student satisfaction at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has increased with regard to almost all aspects of their degree programmes, according to the 2014 National Student Survey (Nationale Studenten Enquête, NSE). ...
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    Mieke Mulder named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013
    14 Jan 2014
    Dr Mieke Mulder was named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013 during the University's Dies Natalis celebrations on 8 January 2014.
  • QS World University Rankings
    UvA top Dutch university in QS World University Rankings
    10 Sep 2013
    For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam is the highest ranked Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. Previously ranked 62nd, the UvA has moved up four places and is now ranked 58th ...
  • OAJ 2013
    UvA opens academic year with an eye on China
    3 Sep 2013
    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) celebrated the opening of the 2013-2014 academic year on Monday, 2 September. During the opening, a number of prominent speakers elaborated on the theme ‘Amsterdam in the wider ...
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    Prestigious ERC Advanced Grants awarded to five UvA professors
    14 Aug 2013
    Neuropsychologist Edward de Haan, chemist Joost Reek, mathematician Lex Schrijver, cell biologist Hergen Spits and oncogeneticist Rogier Versteeg are each to receive a prestigious ERC Advanced Grant from the European ...
  • Honorary doctorate for Jan Breman in recognition of half a century of unique research
    1 Jul 2013
    The School for Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) of the University of London has conferred an honorary doctorate on Jan Breman, emeritus professor of the University of Amsterdam, for research he conducted in ...
  • UvA researchers Vinck and Kievit win Scopus Young Researcher Award
    18 Jun 2013
    The Scopus Young Researcher Awards have been presented for the first time in the Netherlands. The University of Amsterdam (UvA) scooped up two of the three awards.