Taking Action25 November 2021

‘Refugees are people, not things’

LONGREAD - Whatever the weather, Loes Mulders, staff member at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam spends an hour every month standing outside Amsterdam City Hall. Her aim is to draw attention to the inhumane treatment of refugees.

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Opinion23 November 2021

Women's equality won't be achieved by scrapping gender-neutral language

Professor Jacintha Ellers laments in her opinion that in 2021, academia is still an environment dominated by masculinity

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Campus22 November 2021

IT crisis at VU Amsterdam set to last well into 2022

Almost a hundred separate IT problems have been identified and once they are resolved, staff and students can expect a lengthy operation to improve the usability of the new digital system. In other words, VU Amsterdam’s IT crisis…

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