Amsterdam United and AIM Diversty present an interdisciplinary debate and seminar on Gender, Sexuality and Religion in the Netherlands. This event will be one of the three events in the UvA Focus Week 2017: Global Citizenship and Accountability. Questions such as: how do Gender, Sexuality and Religion come into play in the culturalization of citizenship..
Name: Birkan Calik Age: 26 Study: Alumni MA Middle East Studies How would you describe diversity? Diversity is acknowledging each others unique point of view based on real life experiences as a valid input for a fertile conversation rather than expecting and accepting a norm based possibility only. Diversity is more listening to and less..
The UvA and Amsterdam United have won a scholarship of 50.00 Euros to do research and develop a new course based on diversity! Minister Bussemaker van OC&W reikte gister de Comenius Teaching Fellow-beurs van 50.000 euro uit voor het project van Inti Soenterik, Fadie Hanna, docenten van de Universitaire Pabo, in samenwerking met onze voorzitter..
The UvA walls contain an almost “all white gender male quotes”. What do students want? What does diversity on UvA walls mean? Last tuesday Amsterdam United, UvA Sociaal and a big amount of social science UvA staff launched their UvA quote-unquote day!Students bring in your ideas and quotes to make the UvA and the UvA..
Written by: Yasmina El Ouardani Je kunt je afvragen hoe in vredesnaam kan dat u, anno 2017, president bent geworden. Ik moet er helaas toch elke weer om lachen, of huilen. Ja, dat laatste vraag ik mij ook af. Zeker als ik in de ochtend het nieuws lees en er achter kom welk decreet u..
Name: Jessy Age: 20 Study: Bsc. Human Geography 1. How would you describe diversity in general? For me, diversity means accepting and respecting our differences. Every person is unique and we can’t neglect this. We must be able to engage in a safe and understanding conversation, get different perspectives and broaden our view. 2. Where..
Name: Daniel Age: 23 Study: Bachelor Law 1. How would you describe diversity in general? Diversity, for me, means equal opportunity for everybody. It means that every person, no matter their background, can do what they want to do. It also stands for a positive factor in society. To learn from others about their culture,..
Name: Anna Luiken Age: 25 Study: English literature 1. How would you describe diversity in general? Diversity is about a wide variety of people. Of course this includes people with different ethnic backgrounds, religious beliefs, gender, and sexual preference. But also difference in ‘class’ (although I don’t like that word) as well as physical and..
Written by: Seun B. Adebayo I was born in Nigeria and having spent all my life in Nigeria, a whole new experience began for me in 2015, when for the first time, I got into an airplane travelling to Europe to study at a Master’s programme that will entail me studying in at least 3..
Dear all, To give our members a bigger platform we created something new. If you would like to see your essay or column published on our website and on our Facebook you can submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org We will give you the platform! The topic is up to you. Amsterdam United Writers Block. Submit your..