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Klarita Gërxhani elected as member of KNAW

Social Sciences

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has elected 17 new members - distinguished scientists from all disciplines - for life, including VU Amsterdam Professor of Socio-economics Klarita Gërxhani. Economist Klarita Gërxhani conducts innovative research at the intersection of economics and sociology.

Klarita Gërxhani member of KNAW

Social Sciences

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has elected 17 new members - distinguished scientists from all disciplines - for life, inclu

Helping children from neighbourhoods with socio-economic disadvantages with their vocational orientation

In a dynamic collaboration between academia and young minds, 12 enthusiastic children from a school in Delft recently embarked on an enriching journey into the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

Second Open Letter from the Executive Board to the VU Community

To all students, teachers, and staff of VU Amsterdam: Dear colleagues, dear students of VU Amsterdam, Earlier this week, we responded to the escalations surrounding the protests on the campus of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and in the city.

Response to the open letter of 9 May concerning Israel and Gaza

Social Sciences

The Executive Board's door is open for conversation with all parties. As the Executive Board, we are concerned about the events in Gaza and Israel.

Exposing children from neighbourhoods with socio-economic disadvantages to STEM education and vocational paths

In a dynamic collaboration between academia and young minds, 12 enthusiastic children from a school in Delft recently embarked on an enriching journey into the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). This event was part of the project - Bliksemstage - of JINC organisation.

There are certainly non-religious Moroccans (they just don’t stand out as much)

A growing group of Moroccans is non-religious. The research of anthropologist Lena Richter sheds light on how young, urban atheists in Morocco and Europe use subtle forms of activism to normalise their non-religious identity.

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