Reportage: COVID-19 Isolation Center

Reportage: COVID-19 Isolation Center By CHARLEY ROUSSET | April 22, 2020 On Monday, April 6, The Amsterdammer visited an Isolation Center in Eindhoven receiving patients suffering from Coronavirus, which was created by a group of GPs and nurses. The GGD GHOR organisation in The Netherlands gives guidelines on how healthcare professionals should receive patients with […]

Global Climate Strike in Dam Square

October 06, 2019 Global Climate Strike By Andrea Valdivia and Giedre Sapranauskaite On Friday, September 20, 2019, thousands marched in Dam Square for the Global Climate Strike.  Cover photo shows protesters in Amsterdam taking part in the international climate strike.   Photos by Andrea Valdivia / The Amsterdammer Protesters reference TV shows and other popular […]

Demystifying Ramadan

Demystifying Ramadan By MERT ALI KIRAZ | May 11, 2019 Production: Mert Ali Kiraz Editor: Dragos Culcear Camera: Sofia van den Donk and Kira Guehring [ai1ec view=”weekly”] Support The Amsterdammer We believe in the right to inform the students, Dutch or international, about their surroundings and the university life. We give a voice to the voiceless […]

Video: 2019 National Tulip Day

On Saturday, January 19, 2019, the Netherlands’ celebrated its eighth National Tulip Day. This year’s celebration saw more than ten thousand tourists and Amsterdam locals gathered in Dam square to pick their own bouquets of flowers. Over 200,000 tulips from colors across the spectrum were available for free, as part of the annual celebration, with […]

Budget-Friendly Places to Grab a Drink Around UvA Campuses

Student life might make you a bit short in your pocket money and a lot of places in Amsterdam can be quite pricy. In this week’s episode of Top Things and Places in Amsterdam, Evguania and Brynn, staff members of the Amsterdammer, will take you to their favourite places to grab a beer after class. […]