10 October 2019
Dr. Clara Sousa-Silva, a quantum astrophysicist from MIT, gives a special lecture on how to detect life on exoplanets in the UvA big history course.
5-7 October 2019
The European Big History Network meets in Salas.
28 September 2018
The University of Amsterdam organizes a symposium about the past and future of big history, in honor of the retirement of big historian Fred Spier.
27 September 2018
Over 50 teachers, including teachers from Italy and Spain, attended the Dutch Big History Project conference that featured keynote speaker Bob Bain, a big historian and big history teaching expert from the University of Michigan.
4 May 2018
Prof. Nick Lane from University College London gives a special lecture on why life is the way it is in the UvA big history course.
21 September 2017
Over 50 teachers attend the Dutch Big History Project conference with keynote speaker André Kuipers at the A. Roland Holst College in Hilversum.
15-18 September 2017
A group of big historians meets in Salas in order to establish a European Big History Network.