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Results: 21 - 40 of 297
  • AUC lecturer Dr. Bart Verheggen publishes book on climate change
    21 Jan 2020
    AUC lecturer and tutor Dr. Bart Verheggen has been an active participant in the public debate about climate change for over a decade. His first book on the topic, written in Dutch and published by Prometheus, is ...
  • AUC alumni receive awards in 2019
    AUC alumni receive prizes for societal contributions: AUV Alumni Award and UvA'er of the Year
    8 Jan 2020
    In late 2019, AUC alumna Lisa van Holsteijn was announced as the winner of the AUV Alumni Award and Erik van Halewijn was named Folia’s UvA’er of the Year. Both Erik and Lisa were awarded the prizes for their efforts ...
  • LCOY
    Local Conference of Youth the Netherlands 2019 takes place at AUC
    6 Dec 2019
    From 16 - 17 November 2019, the second Dutch Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) took place in the AUC building. Organised jointly by a group of motivated AUC students and students from other universities in the ...
  • UvA'er van het Jaar: Erik van Halewijn & Sennay Ghebreab
    Members of AUC community nominated for 'UvA'er of the Year'
    22 Nov 2019
    On Wednesday 20 November 2019, AUC’s Head of Studies of the Social Sciences Dr. Sennay Ghebreab and AUC alumnus Erik van Halewijn (Class of 2018) were both named nominees for Folia’s UvA'er of the Year award.
  • Right2Education Aurora Diversity Award
    Right2Education named second runner-up for Aurora Diversity and Equality Award
    12 Nov 2019
    On Monday, 28 October, AUC student initiative Right2Education was announced as the second runner-up of Aurora Universities Network’s Diversity and Equality Award. The prize ceremony was held in the Stedelijk Museum ...
  • AUC Black History Month 2019
    AUC celebrates Black History Month
    7 Nov 2019
    During October 2019, AUC celebrated Black History Month for the first time. Various events were organised by the Student Life Officer and the Well-Being Team in collaboration with the AUC Student Council (AUCSC) and ...
  • AUV Alumni Awards
    AUC alumni Erik van Halewijn and Lisa van Holsteijn nominated for AUV Alumni Awards 2019
    27 Oct 2019
    On Wednesday, 16 October 2019, AUC alumni Erik van Halewijn (Class of 2018) and Lisa van Holsteijn (Class of 2018) were announced as two of the eight nominees for the AUV Alumni Awards 2019 for their work on their ...
  • Amsterdam University College Lustrum Dies Natalis 10
    AUC kicks-off Lustrum year with Dies Natalis celebrations
    2 Oct 2019
    Amsterdam University College celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a series of activities and events that included a festive birthday cake and flag hoisting, the formal Dies Natalis ceremony at the KIT Royal ...
  • Sahar Afzal Portrait
    Interview: AUC alumna Sahar Afzal nominated for ECHO Award
    18 Sep 2019
    Recent AUC alumna Sahar Afzal (Social Sciences, Class of 2019) has been nominated as a finalist for the ECHO Awards 2019. She recently spoke to Elize Fallon from the University of Amsterdam about her work in using ...
  • Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School,Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School Amsterdam University College,AUC international
    Four AUC students reflect on their experiences of Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School
    17 Sep 2019
    During the summer of 2019, AUC students Josephine Geurts, Ruurd Kouwenhoven, Annemijn Ooms and Justin Smael were selected to participate in the Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School (NAHSS).
  • AUC Introduction Week 2019
    AUC welcomes the Class of 2022
    3 Sep 2019
    From 26 August – 30 August 2019, the AUC Introduction Week for the Class of 2022 took place at Amsterdam Science Park and around the city. Welcoming more than 340 new full-programme and exchange students, the 2019 ...
  • AUC students ECHO subsidy
    AUC alumni part of €200,000 subsidy for new Student Engagement Platform
    3 Jul 2019
    Three AUC alumni, as part of the Diversity Talks Foundation, were major contributors to a successful application for a €200,000 subsidy for the UvA Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences (FNWI).
  • AUC Graduation 2019
    AUC's Class of 2019 graduates in Koninklijk Theater Carré
    2 Jul 2019
    The Graduation Ceremony for the Amsterdam University College Class of 2019 took place on Monday, 1 July at Koninklijk Theater Carré in the heart of Amsterdam. With more than 265 graduates attending, the graduation ...
  • AUC Culture Lab Plovdiv
    AUC students visit Plovdiv, Bulgaria for ‘Culture Lab’ coursework
    24 Jun 2019
    A group of 12 AUC students, led by Prof. Dr. Murray Pratt (Dean of AUC) and Dr. Pedram Dibazar (AUC lecturer and tutor), were in Bulgaria 10 - 22 June for the third edition of the AUC course “Culture Lab”.
  • Amsterdam University College Peacelab,AUC kosovo
    AUC students back to Kosovo for course fieldwork
    17 Jun 2019
    A group of AUC students under the guidance of Dr. Anne de Graaf are currently in Kosovo conducting fieldwork for the course Peace Lab. Using methods of experiential learning, the students will be visiting various ...
  • Dear Stranger Banner 2
    AUC students organise “Dear Stranger” photo exhibition
    28 May 2019
    AUC students Chiara Loriaux (Social Sciences, Class of 2019) and Madita Strähle (Humanities, Class of 2019) have organised an exhibition titled “Dear Stranger” at the University of Amsterdam creative space VOX-POP ...
  • Forrest Bradbury
    Dr. Forrest Bradbury awarded Comenius Teaching Fellow
    24 Apr 2019
    AUC tutor and lecturer Dr. Forrest Bradbury was recently announced as one of the recipients of a prestigious Comenius Teaching Fellow for his project “Flipping the physical science lab course and making critical ...
  • In Memoriam: Joshua Harry van der Kroft Glanzberg
    2 Apr 2019
    AUC graduate Joshua Harry van der Kroft Glanzberg, has died on Friday evening 29 March 2019 in a tragic accident.
  • IMISCOE Amsterdam
    Seminar on Participatory Action Research and Integration Policy Interpretations at AUC
    18 Mar 2019
    On 7 March 2019, AUC was the host venue for a seminar of the International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion's (IMISCOE) Standing Committee on “Migrant Families, Children and Youth.” In attendance were the ...
  • Einstein Letters Margriet van der Heijden AUC
    Margriet van der Heijden discovers previously unknown letters from Einstein
    21 Feb 2019
    AUC lecturer and science journalist Dr. Margriet van der Heijden recently discovered three previously unknown letters written by Albert Einstein to the Russian-born, Leiden-based physicist and mathematician Tatiana ...