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Results: 1 - 20 of 269
Results: 1 - 20 of 269
  • 23 Jun 2020
    FSR questions about proctoring

    Does proctoring comply with privacy rules? Has sufficient consideration been given to alternatives? The Faculty Student Council has asked the Faculty Board a number of questions about the use of proctoring at the ...

  • 23 Jun 2020
    Pilot online proctoring Amsterdam Law School

    Amsterdam Law School will use proctoring as a pilot at the end of the current academic year for the re-exam 'Bestuursprocesrecht'. After evaluation of the pilot, and depending on the situation at that time, the ...

  • 23 Jun 2020
    Online PhD defence is a formal ceremony

    The usually prescribed dress suit could stay in the closet; a suit with tie was sufficient for the digital ceremony. What's it like to defend your thesis online? We speak with Tjebbe Gerverdinck, the first online PhD ...

  • 10 Jun 2020
    Petition to protect ERC funding in the EU budget

    As our research funding increasingly depends on European grants (both individual grants and consortium grants), it is essential that this form of funding is not jeopardised by EU cuts. That is why we ask all faculty ...

  • 5 Jun 2020
    Protesting in times of corona

    Professor Law & Society Benjamin van Rooij conducts research into compliance with corona measures during and after a lockdown. Recently, fierce anti-discrimination protests broke out in the United States, and the ...

  • 2 Jun 2020
    René Smits is Lecturer of the Year

    René Smits (Lecturer of the Law of the Economic and Monetary Union) has been chosen by students of the Amsterdam Law School as Lecturer of the Year 2020. ‘A very gratifying conclusion of my professorship three months ...

  • 25 May 2020
    'Online is here to stay, that's clear'

    Because of the measures around corona a lot has changed: we work from home, students follow online classes. Events are also shifting to the digital world. Event coordinator at Marketing & Communication Inez de Ridder ...

  • 20 May 2020
    'The human side of law'

    'People often don't know what rights they have. In order to help them, we help them with their questions'. Initiator Anne Coppelmans founded Juridisch Advies-Covid-19 to help people during and after the corona crisis.

  • 18 May 2020
    No online proctoring Amsterdam Law School in block five

    Amsterdam Law School is not going to use online proctoring in the fifth examination block of this academic year. The UvA decided last week that faculties can opt for this system of surveillance if there is no ...

  • 12 May 2020
    Physical complaints due to working from home?

    Not everyone will be able to work from home under the best possible conditions, which may have led to physical complaints by now. If that is the case for you, check for yourself whether you can still improve ...

  • 12 May 2020
    Janne Nijman appointed at the Graduate Institute in Geneva

    Janne E. Nijman, Professor of History and Theory of International Law at the UvA Law School, has been appointed Professor of International law at the Graduate Institute in Geneva. She will combine this part-time ...

  • 11 May 2020
    'The clinics can be a signboard for the UvA'

    Shortly before the coronacrisis took hold of the Netherlands, Linde Bryk started as Director Amsterdam Law Clinics at the Amsterdam Law School. In this position she will continue to put the five thematic clinics on ...

  • 29 Apr 2020
    Continuous research into corona impact at work/life situations worldwide

    In the last week of March WageIndicator Foundation embarked on continuous online research into the impact of the corona crisis at work/life situations.

  • 23 Apr 2020
    ‘You miss the shared energy, the thought processes, the exchange’

    The corona-related measures have accelerated homeworking and online teaching. We talk to colleagues to find out how they are experiencing this. This time Maike Steen, lecturer in Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure, ...

  • 20 Apr 2020
    COVID-19 and Human Rights: Under pressure

    This new blog post by students provides a few examples of how COVID-19 measures may impact human rights; to which extent can Governments impose strict measures to tackle COVID-19, how are the rights of vulnerable ...

  • 9 Apr 2020
    In memoriam Daniela Obradovic

    With great sadness we learned of the passing away of Daniela Obradovic in the night of 2 to 3 April. Daniela was affiliated with the Amsterdam Law School for more than twenty years.

  • 31 Mar 2020
    A reward for ideas that help others

    Have you started something during the coronacrisis to help others? Big, or very small? The Amsterdam Law Hub wants to seek out and reward you with 500 EUR, as an encouragement to keep up the good work!

  • 26 Mar 2020
    Dutch citizens support European solidarity in fighting epidemic

    Dutch citizens are prepared to give the European Union a more central role when it comes to fighting an epidemic. This is the result of a survey conducted before the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis by an ...

  • 5 Mar 2020
    UvA scientists explain the implications of the coronavirus

    The coronavirus last week reached the Netherlands and began to spread around the country. How has the Dutch population reacted? What is a useful frame of reference for this situation? And what are the legal ...

  • 3 Mar 2020
    EU grants for three AIAS-HSI EU projects

    The European Commission has awarded grants to three international consortium projects at the AIAS-HSI at the Amsterdam Law School.