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 […]

Study spaces at UvA: the Neverending Story

Study spaces at UvA Take a Seat: but where? By ADELE MOLTEDO | March 11, 2020 Cover photo: Study spaces on ‘De Brug on the UvA Roeterseiland campus. Elisa Morand / The Amsterdammer. The various study spaces at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) get their 15 minutes of glory every other month. It is becoming increasingly clear that […]

The Central Student Council’s Mission: Inter

The CSR’s Mission: Inter By ADELE MOLTEDO | March 2, 2020 Photo: The 2018 Student Council elections at Roeterseilandcampus. Isabel Bonnet / The Amsterdammer Since the last student council elections in May 2019, the student parties at the UvA have been up and running in various councils. The main council being the Central Student Council (CSR from […]

How the Amsterdam Municipality is worsening the (student) housing crisis: HVV2020

How the Amsterdam Municipality is worsening the (student) housing crisis: HVV2020 By ADELE MOLTEDO | December 17, 2019 Cover photo by Rajeshwari Singh / The Amsterdammer On November 27, 2019, the municipality of Amsterdam discussed a new housing policy that will cause a devastating blow to the housing prospects of international students and many non-local Dutch students […]

Turkish student rejected by UvA

Turkish student rejected by University of Amsterdam for Kurdistan invasion By ADELE MOLTEDO | November 19, 2019 Cover photo by  A Turkish, bioengineering student from the Ege University of Izmir, Turkey has recently seen their application to a University of Amsterdam (UvA) internship program rejected. UvA professor and biologist, Tanneke den Blaauwen, rejected them in an e-mail […]