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Spotlight of the week: with Birkan

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..

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UVA QUOTE-UNQUOTE

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..

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Bedankt President Trump!

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..

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Spotlight of the week: with Jessy

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..

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Spotlight of the week: with Daniel

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,..

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Spotlight of the week: with Anna

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..

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NEW: ESSAY/COLUMN OF THE MONTH

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: pr.coordinator.amsunt@gmail.com We will give you the platform! The topic is up to you. Amsterdam United Writers Block. Submit your..

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Partnership StudeerSnel

We have some good news to start the new year with! As a member of Amsterdam United you will receive a 2 week free premium account on Studeersnel.nl. This will be a 100% free and you will receive a link to use your premium account. The website will provide you any study documents you need..

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