The use of “study drugs” is one the rise, with about a quarter of students having used stimulants such as Ritalin to stay focused. Why is this becoming so common? Should we be worried, and are there any good alternatives? These questions will be discussed with the audience, faculty members and a
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Career development training

Ferdi Zwamborn
Ferdi Zwamborn 2019-09-16

Choices regarding your career path are numerous and sometimes complex. In the Faculty of Science Master’s course Explore Your Options, From Study to Career you will be prepared to take responsibility for your career development. 

You can register for this course via
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Meeloopstudenten gezocht (Dutch)

Ferdi Zwamborn
Ferdi Zwamborn 2019-09-16

Volg je eerste- of tweedejaarsvakken en wil je makkelijk wat bij verdienen? Geef je dan nu op als meeloopstudent! Je neemt scholieren mee naar je colleges en vertelt daarbij wat over je studie. Daarnaast ontvang je een vergoeding van €15,- per keer.

Interesse? Stuur snel een mailtje naar
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Dutch Nao Team

Bas van den Brink
Bas van den Brink 2019-09-12

The Dutch Nao Team is a group of students bachelor and master students focused on making robots play football in yearly competitions such as the Robocup. Last year we ended up in the top 12 (of 24) while the year before that we ended up almost last. Furthermore the Dutch Nao Team provides
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On October the 3rd, the UvA will organise an AI thesis fair in the USC. The UvA is looking for students that are willing to help with the set up of the event and the event itsself. There are two options to help out.

Option 1. You'll help with the set up and clean up of the event. You'll
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UvA Study Abroad Fair [October 5th]

Ferdi Zwamborn
Ferdi Zwamborn 2019-09-05

Would you like to study abroad? Find the foreign destination that matches you and your academic goals the best, and meet other students that have been on exchange.

Each year, the UvA organises a large-scale information event about studying abroad. Discover all aspects of studying abroad. This
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Quotes for Robert Belleman

Ferdi Zwamborn
Ferdi Zwamborn 2019-06-20

As you might already know, Robert Belleman is taking a sabbatical next year. The FNWI is organizing a goodbye party on the 2nd of juli. They've asked us if students have any quotes about Robert. If you have a nice quote, please send it to bestuur@svia.nl.

Traineeship at Codit

Loes Gennissen
Loes Gennissen 2019-06-12

Full of ambition, but without a background in IT; this is how I started the Integration traineeship at Codit. Within a year I’ve learned to program and integrate at breakneck speed. I’ve learned to use and apply .NET/#C, BizTalk, XSLT, SQL and HTML. I’ve done this by
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