Tag Archives: sexual harassment

Enough is enough

The following speech was given by Natalie Scholz at the demonstration De UvA kan niet terug naar normaal, Friday, 19 June 2020, Roeterseiland, UvA.   I am standing here in awe and in bottomless anger. I am in awe, because a group of former UvA students has refused to let themselves be silenced. Dear phenomenal […]

Abuse of power at the University of Amsterdam. A summary

Between December 2012 and December 2019 UvA students of the MA Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage repeatedly addressed their experience of being intimidated and sexually harassed by one of their teachers. Despite several attempts, this initially did not lead to any reaction by the university system. Only in 2016 did the program director talk […]