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Results: 41 - 60 of 297
  • Sennay Artificial Intelligence
    Sennay Ghebreab addresses dangers of bias in Artificial Intelligence on Brainwash
    12 Feb 2019
    How do we ensure robots don’t make the same mistakes humans do? This is the question Dr. Sennay Ghebreab, AUC’s Head of Studies Social Sciences, recently addressed in an episode of Brainwash. Brainwash (NPO) produces ...
  • London Oxford AUC students
    AUC students participate in international interdisciplinary seminar in the UK
    4 Feb 2019
    In January 2019, a group of five ÀUC students consisting of Roberto Caiozzo, Iris de Smit, Amber te Winkel, Nilesh Lalbahadoersing and Floris van den Ende participated in the international interdisciplinary seminar ...
  • AUCMUN Building 2019
    Amsterdam University College Model United Nations Conference to take place in April
    30 Jan 2019
    Amsterdam University College will be the host venue for delegates from all over the world when the Amsterdam University College Model United Nations (AUCMUN) Conference takes place from 5-7 April 2019. Organised by ...
  • Dyme, AUC student initiative
    Dyme, co-founded by an AUC alumnus, receives first investment
    21 Dec 2018
    Co-founded by AUC alumnus Joran Iedema (Class of 2016), financial-tech mobile application Dyme connects to users' bank accounts to categorise and offer an overview of their recurring expenses. The application ...
  • Murray Pratt visit South Korea and Hong Kong
    Dean Murray Pratt visits South Korea and Hong Kong to discuss LAS curricula and meet with AUC partners
    4 Dec 2018
    From 18-29 November 2018, AUC Dean Prof. Dr. Murray Pratt visited South Korea and Hong Kong to present at two symposia on contemporary liberal arts and sciences education, meet with AUC partner universities in the ...
  • National Holocaust Memorial
    Cultural Memory Studies course visits National Holocaust Museum
    23 Nov 2018
    On 6 and 9 November, AUC’s “Cultural Memory Studies” course visited the National Holocaust Museum, Amsterdam, to have two special sessions on location. The NHM is located within Amsterdam’s Jewish Cultural Quarter, ...
  • Focus on Russia and Eastern Europe Lecture Series, Amsterdam University College
    "Focus on Russia and Eastern Europe" lecture series at AUC
    21 Nov 2018
    In 2017, the world marked the 100th anniversary of the 1917 Russian Revolution, an event that shook the planet and continued to shake it for the rest of the 20th century. The Revolution was the focus of multiple ...
  • Escher in het Paleis AUC alumna
    AUC alumna named curator at Escher in het Paleis
    20 Nov 2018
    AUC alumna Judith Kadee has been named the new curator of museum Escher in het Paleis (“Escher in the Palace”) per 1 January 2019. Kadee will be leaving her position as director of Villa Mondriaan where she started ...
  • AUC, Geology, Field Work, Anco Lankreijer
    AUC Educational Development Initiatives in Spanish Pyrenees
    30 Oct 2018
    AUC’s Faculty Development Fund enabled two core faculty members to explore possibilities for outdoor field courses in the Spanish Pyrenees: Field course in Environmental Earth Sciences and Biodiversity Lab.
  • LCOY the Netherlands at AUC
    AUC students host Local Conference of Youth on climate change
    26 Oct 2018
    From 19-21 October, the first Dutch Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) took place in the AUC building. Organised entirely by a group of motivated AUC students, the conference saw nearly 180 participants take part in ...
  • Science Park Open Day
    Jeugdlab takes over AUC for Science Park Open Day 2018
    8 Oct 2018
    On Saturday, 6 October, Amsterdam University College once again turned over the building to student initiative Jeugdlab for the Amsterdam Science Park Open Day. Part of the nationwide “Weekend of Science” ( Weekend ...
  • Journal Intercultural Education AUC publish
    AUC lecturer guest edits Intercultural Education journal
    2 Oct 2018
    Dr. Martha Montero-Sieburth was recently invited to be the guest editor of a special issue of the academic journal 'Intercultural Education' titled "Dialogues from the Global South to the Global North: Case Studies ...
  • NAHSS follow up
    NAHSS students recount their experiences in Asia
    25 Sep 2018
    Four AUC students were selected to participate in the prestigious Netherlands Asia Honours Summer School (NAHSS) during the summer of 2018. Now that Leon Lan, Femke Jansen, Jetske Ong and Peter-Jan Derks have ...
  • Leon Lan wins ECHO Award
    AUC alumnus Leon Lan wins ECHO Award 2018
    24 Sep 2018
    On Thursday, 20 September, AUC alumnus Leon Lan was announced as one of the four winners of the ECHO Awards 2018. Lan was selected as the winner of the Beta Techniek Award for the strength in expressing his own story ...
  • Marije Martens
    Alumni share their stories from around Europe
    19 Sep 2018
    As the new academic year gets underway for current AUC students, it’s also a good moment to check-in with some AUC alumni to see what they’ve been up to in the months or years since they’ve graduated.
  • AUC welcomes class 2021
    AUC opens year by welcoming Class of 2021
    3 Sep 2018
    From 27 August – 31 August 2018, the AUC Introduction Week for the Class of 2021 took place at Amsterdam Science Park and around the city. Welcoming more than 330 new full-programme and exchange students, the 2018 ...
  • Amsterdam Magic City Exhibition, Janna Schoenberger
    Dr. Janna Schoenberger contributes two essays to Stedelijk exhibition
    3 Sep 2018
    Dr. Janna Schoenberger, lecturer and tutor at AUC, recently contributed two essays to the Stedelijk Museum’s exhibition "Amsterdam, the Magic Center: Art and Counterculture 1967 – 1970." "Amsterdam, the Magic Center" ...
  • Artificial Intelligence Ghebreab Bias
    Sennay Ghebreab explores the dangers of AI systems at Waanzin Festival
    28 Aug 2018
    Dr. Sennay Ghebreab, Head of Studies Social Sciences at AUC, was recently interviewed for Filosofie magazine about his work addressing the parallels between artificial, biological and social systems, and the dangers ...
  • Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School,Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School Amsterdam University College,AUC international
    Four AUC students take part in NAHSS
    18 Jul 2018
    For the summer of 2018, four AUC students have been accepted to the Netherlands-Asia Honours Summer School (NAHSS). AUC students Leon Lan, Femke Jansen, Jetske Ong and Peter-Jan Derks will participate in various ...
  • Oncogene Journal
    AUC alumnus published in academic journal 'Oncogene'
    16 Jul 2018
    AUC alumnus Jan Willem Bruggeman (Class of 2016) has recently been published in the academic journal ‘’Oncogene.” His article, “Massive expression of germ cell-specific genes is a hallmark of cancer and a potential ...