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  • Meet Edith Hooge, the new President of the Executive Board

    What are her priorities for the UvA? And what would she like to achieve in the next four years in this role?
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  • Democracy, technology & social media

    Over the years, technology has revolutionised the media. Has the growing number of information sources led to increased distrust?
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  • EU citizens feel increasingly European

    ‘The euro and open borders have made the EU tangible.’
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  • Unique reconstructions: view the history of UvA buildings in 3D

    What did the building of the new University Library look like in the past when it was still a hospital? How did the Oudemanhuispoort come into existence?
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