Collecting Money for a good cause – Off-Screen´s Charity Gala

Collecting Money for a good cause – Off-Screen´s Charity Gala By ANNARITA MARINARO | March 17, 2020 Cover photo by Julia Dahmen // The Amsterdammer On Wednesday, March 11, student association Off-Screen hosted their second charity gala, organized by their very own Acquisition Committee. The event was dedicated to Oasebos, an organization that works for the […]

New Coronavirus measures at the UvA after government issues advice

New Coronavirus measures at the UvA after government issues advice  By ADELE MOLTEDO | March 14, 2020 Cover photo: The UvA has canceled all on-campus activities, events and lectures. Nathan Dumlao / Unsplash   As stock markets plummet around the world, Italy enters its third day of lockdown, the US closes its borders with Europe and China starts hoping […]

Homesickness – the path to self-discovery

Homesickness – the path to self-discovery By AURORA HOTTI | March 13, 2020 The feeling of missing home has always caught people’s attention, from 17th century doctors to Roald Dahl. Before the 18th century, this feeling was treated like a disease – contagious but curable. In 1688, Swiss medical student Johannes Hofer coined the term nostalgia to describe […]

The Necessity of Vulnerable Feminism

The Necessity of Vulnerable Feminism About the courage it takes to stand forth as a victim By MARTYNA BURYLO | March 12, 2020 Cover photo: Chanel Miller with Interviewers Zoé Gáspár and Carli Koojiman on UvA Roeterseiland Campus // Courtesy of Room for Discussion Disclaimer: Article containing themes of sexual violence.   Last week, the students from […]