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Results: 21 - 40 of 248
Results: 21 - 40 of 248
  • 7 Jan 2020
    New Year's Drinks: come raise a glass with us on 21 January

    As a good neighbour, we would like to invite you to the New Year's Drinks in the University Quarter. We hope you will join us in a toast to the new year and to the progress of the University Quarter. The event will ...

  • 19 Dec 2019
    Availability UB-team during the holiday period

    After a year of hard work, the UB project team is also in need of a holiday. In the period from Monday 23 December 2019 until Friday 3 January 2020 (week 52 and week 01), no work will be carried out on the University ...

  • 10 Dec 2019
    Start construction works for new study spaces

    Next week preparations will start for the construction of an internal rearrangement in Building D of Science Park 904. The large hall for experimental setups will undergo some reconstruction to create more study ...

  • 4 Dec 2019
    Date for removal of sheet piling facilities changed to 5 December

    In the Neighbourhood News message dated 29 November, it was announced that the sheet piling facilities on Binnengasthuisstraat would be removed on Wednesday, 4 December. Unfortunately, an underground obstacle was ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    New canopy over ramp to bicycle parking facility Roetersstraat entrance on Roeterseiland Campus

    Over the next few weeks, the UvA will be installing a canopy over the ramp to the bicycle parking facility at the site of the new Roetersstraat entrance on REC. This is to minimise noise nuisance for local residents ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    IDFA volunteers in BG5 during film festival

    The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) will take place in Amsterdam from 18 November to 1 December 2019 and will temporarily transform the city into a paradise for documentary lovers. This year, ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    Update University Library and invitation guided tour on 27 November

    Today, we distributed a Neighbourhood News message with an update on the progress of the construction work in and around the University Library. We are pleased to announce that the contractor (VSF-VHB) has also ...

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Take a virtual tour of LAB42

    Are you curious to see the interior of the new Faculty of Science building LAB42? Last Tuesday, 12 November, design studio Groen+Schild revealed their design during a presentation for students and staff of the ...

  • 7 Nov 2019
    The VIA Faculty Student Council thinks along during workshops interior trajectory LAB42

    We attended all workshops we were invited to, along with the Faculty Student Council, and clearly explained the students' perspective.

  • 7 Nov 2019
    Come along to University Quarter themed meetings

    At the start of October, the city of Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam organised a participation evening for the residents, entrepreneurs and institutions of the University Quarter. It was announced during ...

  • 7 Nov 2019
    Introducing…Michel van Gageldonk, site manager for LAB42

    As part of ongoing efforts to realise the new Faculty of Science building - LAB42 - the UvA has appointed a site management and supervision team charged with overseeing the entire implementation process. Michel van ...

  • 7 Nov 2019
    Definitive interior design for LAB42 is combining tech & nature

    Want to take a digital tour of the future LAB42 interior? You'll have the opportunity to do just that during the Definitive Design presentation on 12 November. Project leader Heleen Verlinde of the Faculty of Science ...

  • 5 Nov 2019
    Humanities in the City: Intellectual Tourism

    On Friday 15 November the Humanities Lab AVS and Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA) are jointly organising a meeting about the rise of tourism in the city of Amsterdam.

  • 16 Oct 2019
    Allard Pierson Museum renovation and free Open Doors day

    The first phase of the renovation at the Allard Pierson Museum (APM) is nearing completion. The BES exhibit will open its doors to the public on Thursday 17 October, which also marks the official reopening of Allard ...

  • 14 Oct 2019
    University Library construction work progress update

    Today we distributed a Neighbourhood News message with an update on the progress of the construction work in and around the University Library. In the message, we also answered local residents frequently asked ...

  • 14 Oct 2019
    Large turnout for University Quarter participation meetings aimed at local residents and businesses

    On Tuesday, 8 October 2019, a meeting for residents, entrepreneurs and institutions was held in Pakhuis de Zwijger, in the IJ room. This meeting was organised by the city of Amsterdam and the UvA and focused on ...

  • 3 Oct 2019
    Kees Lammers has taken up his new position as director of Real Estate Development

    Effective 1 October 2019, Cees van der Wolf stepped down after having served as director of UvA Real Estate Development for almost five years. Van der Wolf and the Executive Board reached the decision in mutual ...

  • 26 Sep 2019
    A further two University Quarter participation meetings for local residents, businesses and others

    In July, August and September 2019, residents, local businesses and other interested parties were given the opportunity to express their ideas on the development of the University Quarter. A further two meetings ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
    Book alley maintenance and work schedule for University Library

    Between Thursday, 19 September and Friday, 11 October, scaffolding will be visible on the façade of the Oudemanhuispoort book alley (boekensteeg). We will repair the roof tiles and zinc cladding on building BG5 ...

  • 24 Sep 2019
    Participation evening for local residents of the University Quarter

    There will be a meeting for residents, entrepreneurs and institutions in Pakhuis de Zwijger on Tuesday, 8 October 2019 at 20.00 hrs (in the IJ ZAAL). This meeting is being organised by the municipality of Amsterdam ...