Calendar

april

29mar - 1aprAll DayJunket goes Berlin!(All Day)

6apr - 7apr 68:00 pmapr 7AUCWEBRADIO PRESENTS: ITALODISCO8:00 pm - 3:00 am (7)

7apr6:00 pm- 10:00 pmPangea x Fossil Free AUC present: Evanescence of Time6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

10apr9:00 pmAUCafé Bingo Night9:00 pm

12apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmLive model drawing 2.06:00 pm - 8:00 pm

13apr8:00 pm- 11:00 pmDORMSESSIONS #48:00 pm - 11:00 pm

17apr - 18apr 179:00 pmapr 18Solace Presents: "Bees and Beers"9:00 pm - 1:00 am (18)

19apr5:00 pmUCSRN Pep Rally5:00 pm

20apr - 22All DayCatch goes BATA 2018!(All Day)

may

8may5:00 pmAUCSA: Elections Debate5:00 pm

15may5:00 pmAUCSA: Elections GA #305:00 pm

22may8:00 pm- 11:00 pmHappy Boards Day: The Committee Oscars!8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Opportunities

Board Positions

InPrint

After the successful publication of both the open issue and the capstone issue, InPrint is looking for editors for next year’s capstone and open issues! This opportunity will give you hands-on contact with the interesting academic work of your fellow students, allow you to improve your own writing, and add two or more lines to the “Publications” section of your CV! Come and visit our stand this week to ask all your questions, and follow this link to find more information about how to join the family!

Link to the board member information: https://bit.ly/2F6GFFM

Take a look at this year’s issues on AUC’s website:  https://bit.ly/2vx7dAA

CUT

External Board Positions

UCSRN

Extensus
The UCSRN is looking for the Executive Board 2018 – 2019!

For more info check https://elections.ucsrn.nl/

For any questions, feel free to send us a facebook message, or an email to info@ucsrn.nl!

International Student Network Amsterdam

ISN
Do you want to become a board member for the largest international student network of Amsterdam? Apply before the 23rd of April!

2,500 Members. 8 Board members. 6 Committees. 2 Semesters. 
A board position with International Student Network Amsterdam (ISN) offers an unique opportunity to gain board experience on a local level in the largest international student network of Europe (Erasmus Student Network). Even if you are not familiar with ISN, we encourage you to apply for a board position provided that you are enrolled as a second year student or higher at the UvA or HvA, and that you stay in the Netherlands throughout the study year 2018-2019 (i.e. going on exchange is not possible. Holidays will be possible of course ;-).

Why a board year with ISN?

  • You are part of the largest international student network of Europe
  • You build up a personal network of international friends and useful acquaintances
  • Board experience with ISN will come in handy when looking for an (international) internship, graduation project or even a job
  • You learn a lot about communication, collaborating, and intercultural differences
  • You get to go on trips in the Netherlands as well as abroad for free
  • You gain relevant experience in working in an internationally oriented organisation to prepare you for your working life after graduation
  • You will make friends for life!

We have 8 board positions available. If you want to know more about the different positions, please read the information on our website. You can apply for a board position through thisform until Sunday 22 April 23:59 CET. Do you have questions you would like to ask to the current ISN Board? Then you can send an e-mail to info@isn-amsterdam.nl or come to one of our board information evenings in April. Keep an eye on our Facebook page to stay up to date on the recruitment process and the board information evenings. If you like you can also follow ISN Amsterdam on Instagram.

We hope to see you at one of our interviews!

Internships

Red Pers

Red Pers

Red Pers, a Dutch online platform for journalistic development set up by students from AUC, is always looking for new writers, editors, photographers, web-developers, graphic designers, podcast- and video-makers, and PR-managers.

 

The only requirement is a basic proficiency in Dutch (only to understand and communicate, not necessarily to write or edit articles). Some experience in journalism and/or the desired position is a pre, but not a must.

 

Please take a look at www.redpers.nl/join and e-mail us at redactie@redpers.nl! Applications should always include a CV and a motivation letter, applicants who want to become writers/editors should include a journalistic article of max. 500 words (in the desired language of writing, either Dutch or English), and photographers have to include some pictures they have made (preferably journalistic, involving students and/or made in Amsterdam).

 

In case you want to apply for an internship (which will be accepted by AUC): these are always ongoing at Red Pers, so students can directly apply and get accepted at all times. Furthermore, standard AUC internship requirements apply (a minimum of 168 hours).

Influencer Marketing Agency – Marketing & Communications Intern

Influencer Marketing Agency – Marketing & Communications Intern

IMA is the leading influencer marketing agency in Europe and helps brands engage and active audiences worldwide through top influencers, such as bloggers, vloggers and social media influencers. With a network of 20,000 influencers IMA develops and executes create marketing strategies for international clients such as Farfetch, Diesel, Calvin Klein, KLM, Nivea, Hilfiger, Esprit and TomTom.

 

IMA is looking for a hands-on marketing and Communication intern to join their Amsterdam team. In the role you will be assisting in developing marketing assets, supporting public relations efforts, managing all our owned social media channels and conducting market research .

 

For more information on the position and application requirements, please click here.

Hill+Knowlton Strategies

*FOR DUTCH SPEAKING STUDENTS*

The communication consultancy Hill+Knowlton Strategies, located in Amsterdam, are looking for three interns for their PR office starting in September 2018. Click here for more information on the internships.

External Events & Trainings

Green Capital Circular Exchange

One city. Seven days. Ten teams. Forty students from different backgrounds, disciplines and nationalities will work together towards a circular European economy and work on actual business cases. Develop you inner social-entrepreneur, work together with other driven, young, talents, boost your network and magnify your impact!

Leaders, practitioners and professionals from Circle Economy, Het Groene Brein, the Radboud Universityand many more will take the participants through the (English) program based upon Circular Design Thinking and Circular Business Modelling. The participants will eat, sleep, and create in the creative ecosystem of Nijmegen. More information can be found on our website: www.greencapitalcircularexchange.com.

This is all made possible by ARN and is organized by Start Up Mix. Because of ARN’s support, participants from the Netherlands will only have to contribute 125 euro. We take care of the rest; the flights, (most of the) food and sleeping arrangement! Registration is open to students or alumni of applied universities and universities.

Kingsday @ Maya

Kingsday @ Maya

Kingsday is around the corner and it wouldn’t be Kingsday without our annual hangout on Prinsengracht!

Come and enjoy live music, a game of chess and a hot or cold beverage.

All the profits of the day will be donated to our good cause: Maya Universe Academy in Nepal. It’s an inspiring organization that strives to provide high-quality education to rural Nepal in the belief that every child should be provided with the opportunity to have an education and achieve their full potential. Maya Universe Academy enables parents to pay with time instead of money. This way even the poorest families can provide their children with education and the inequality of the existing educational system can be reduced.

LIVE MUSIC // TIKA’S // NEPALI AND/OR DUTCH FLAG ON YOUR CHEEK // HENNA TATTOO’S // CHESS CHALLENGE // HOT CHOCOLATE // FRESH ORANGE JUICE

Interested in contributing to Maya yourself? Go to www.mua-nl.org and find out how you can help!

Volunteering

Volunteer @ Maya

Volunteer @ Maya

Maya Universe Academy is a social entrepreneurship project providing access to quality education in rural Nepal. It is the first chain of free private schools where parents of students enrolled, can pay with time instead of money. The time is spent on the school’s own agriculture farms, animal farms and handicraft production.

The volunteer-based schools aim to become self-sustainable through its own activities such as agriculture, animal products and handicrafts.

Maya Universe Academy was established in 2011 from a small tent in the hills of Tanahun District with 15 students, now employing over 40 local staff and educating over 450 students in three locations.

How can you help?

Volunteer: Volunteering at Maya Universe Academy is a truly exceptional experience! You get to experience genuine rural life and culture in Nepal, interact with students and their families and be part of an innovative education solution. Helping out Maya can take on all kinds of roles in education, construction, agriculture and management. We like to choose roles for volunteers by matching their interests, experiences, and desires with the school’s needs and resources at the time of volunteering.

If you’re interested in helping out at one of our schools and becoming a part of the Maya community, you can sign up through our website:

https://mayauniverseacademy.org/?page_id=9685

Databases

AIESEC

We have a partnership with AIESEC, which means that you can use their internships database. Press the button on the right for more information. — http://www.aiesec.nl/intern-abroad/

HandsOn volunteering

HandsOn has made a full volunteering database, check it out by clicking on the button to the right.

AIESEC Volunteering

Become a Global Citizen and take action towards world issues through a volunteer project with AIESEC.

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