Bye Minimalism; Welcome back, Camp

Bye Minimalism; Welcome Back, Camp. By SARAH M. IACOBACCI | May 22, 2019 Illustration by Sofia Romansky May 6, 2019 was host to what is known as the “Super Bowl of Fashion,” the MET Gala. Each year, the Costume Institute exhibits a new theme at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, in which the gala serves […]

Student Elections Update: Chatting with the CSR parties

Student Elections Update: Chatting with the CSR parties By JOSEPHINE SYLVESTRE and SARAH IACOBACCI | May 21, 2019 This is part 2 of the series on talking to the parties running for the student elections this year. This time, we talked to Inter. 1. What are you promising for this academic year? The party promises that there […]

Student Elections: About the parties

Student Elections: About the parties By JOSEPHINE SYLVESTRE and SARAH IACOBACCI | May 6, 2019 You may have started to hear the buzz around the UvA campus as student bodies begin gearing up for the upcoming student elections in May. This year, there are four parties running for the Central Student Council (CSR); De Vrije Student, […]

If ‘Orange’ is NOT your colour…

If ‘Orange’ is NOT your colour… By SARAH M. IACOBACCI | May 4, 2019 Orange you glad to have stumbled upon this article, to what is known as the week after the “unfortunate faux pas” – King’s Day! The Netherlands’ annual King’s Day celebration is a scene set with hyped ‘Dutchies’ prancing up and down the […]

Western Culture takes over the reigns of Fashion

Western Culture takes over the reins of fashion By SARAH IACOBACCI | April 28, 2019 Illustrated by Sofia Romansky Ah, cowboys! They’re rough and tough, they’re real men. The epitome of sex-appeal in All-American fashion and grit; but are they contemporary?  Riding into the wild wild west of 2019, however, suggests a reinvention of the ‘cowboy’: […]

UvA Communication Science & Media Studies Keep Worldwide First Place Ranking

The QS World University Rankings by subject for 2019 were released on February 27. The University of Amsterdam maintained its worldwide top position in the field of Communication Science & Media Studies, which QS ranks as one subject area. The ranks are appointed based on the four criteria evaluated by QS: academic reputation, employer reputation, […]