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 […]

Master’s Day at the UvA

Masters Day at the University of Amsterdam By GIEDRE SAPRANAUSKAITE | November 22, 2019 Video by Giedre Sapranauskaite [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 and have already formed over 100 students […]

Dutch Student Associations: A quick glance for international students

Dutch Student Associations: A quick glance for international students By LAURE BLANCHEZ | November 22, 2019 Cover image by Isabel Bonnet / The Amsterdammer In light of the new academic year, and the numerous international students that come with it, the Amsterdammer interviewed some members of sororities and fraternities at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) in order […]

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 […]

Mural Painting at UvA

Mural Painting at the UvA By GIEDRE SAPRANAUSKAITE | November 12, 2019 Cover photo and video by Giedr? Šapranauskait? In September 2019 the UvA Library announced the competition for their students. They had to think of a design idea they would want to paint on the wall in J/K building on Roeterseiland campus. Pruthvi Vellanki (student at the Faculty […]

Truck crash near REC

Truck crashes into a house across Roeterseilandcampus By ISABEL BONNET | October 17, 2019 Cover Photo by Panagiotis Belias / The Amsterdammer On Monday, October 14, at around 4 p.m. a HÉMAN truck crashed into a house across Roeterseilandcampus. The catering company told local news channel AT5 that the driver had a sudden epileptic seizure, an incident […]