vrije universiteit, amsterdam

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Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam definition

education, body
The "Free University of Amsterdam", founded in 1880 by Abraham Kuyper (who later became Prime Minister of The Netherlands). Originally only open to Reformed Christians, it is now open to all.
Andrew Tanenbaum is a professor there.
Not to be confused with the much older Universiteit van Amsterdam.
(http://vu.nl/).
(2005-11-05)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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