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  1. Watchables 2

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    May 24, 2019

    The last block of this school year is in action. It’s important that you give it all you’ve got, but it’s also important to take breaks and relax. In ...

  2. The 2019 European Elections

    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    May 22, 2019News

    On Thursday, May 23 2019, the 9th European Elections will be held, which happen every five years. With events such as Brexit, the uncertainty in Catal...

  3. Business Trip 2019: Beijing

    • Rick Kessels
    May 10, 2019Career

    During the Spring Break, 20 lucky students got the chance to explore the capital of China: Beijing! The diverse program of this annual Business Trip c...

  4. What Type Of Econometrician Are You?

    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    May 08, 2019

    We all have one thing in common - we study econometrics. However, there are many different types of econometricians among us. Click on the link below ...

  5. People With Passion - Veronika Soloveva

    • Rick Kessels
    Apr 24, 2019

    Last summer, Veronika, a third year BSc2 student, went to India to volunteer as an English teacher. However, things took a turn: The region where she ...

  6. Watchables

    • Kevin Tittel
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Apr 09, 2019

    Of course, doing Econometrics might make you wonder: do I actually have a life besides studying? That’s why, every now and then, it is good to take so...

  7. Into the Business - Lynxx

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Apr 03, 2019Career

    For this edition of ‘Into the Business,’ Estimator travelled to Amersfoort to interview Paul Rooijmans, founder of data company Lynxx and Simon Langbr...

  8. Fun Places in Rotterdam

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Rick Kessels
    Mar 25, 2019

    Rotterdam has a lot to offer when it comes to delicious food.  You might discover the hippest newest dinner place through your friends, but we're also...

  9. Active Members Weekend

    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    • Rick Kessels
    Mar 23, 2019Association

    From the 8th until the 10th of March, the annual Active Members Weekend (AMW) took place. Around 60 active members travelled all the way to Brabant to...

  10. Welcommittees

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Mar 15, 2019Association

    New committees call for a new Welcommittee article! In celebration of change, we’ve also changed the structure of the Welcommittee article. Find out w...

  11. Your name decides your future (at least partly)

    • Rick Kessels
    Mar 04, 2019News

    Your parents have most probably experienced how difficult it is to come up with a name for an unborn child. They probably thought about at least one-h...

  12. Exam Supervisor Anneke Vroomen - Employees You See But Never Speak

    • Rick Kessels
    Feb 22, 2019

    Do you recognize this exam supervisor? This is Anneke Vroomen. She has been living in Zwartewaal, Voorne-Putten since 1975. She went to the teachers...

  13. Ski trip 2019

    • Estimator 2018
    Feb 10, 2019

    About three weeks ago, the FAECTORians came back from the annual ski trip. The 2019 edition was in Risoul, France. And for the first time in the histo...

  14. Why Heathrow Airport Hosted Ghost Flights to Cardiff

    • Rick Kessels
    Feb 06, 2019News

    For complicated reasons, Heathrow Airport used to host completely empty flights to Cardiff (Wales) around six times per week. As an econometrician (or...

  15. Who is the Mole Statistics

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Jan 30, 2019

    As if block 3 does not provide us with enough stress already, NPO1 (a Dutch television channel) decided to air one of their most exciting series: Who ...

  16. Third Year's Standing Dinner & Beer Cantus

    • Rick Kessels
    Jan 25, 2019

    On Monday the 21st of November, the annual Third Year’s Standing Dinner took place in café Stalles. It was a great opportunity for the people who just...

  17. Keeping up with the FAExchangies - Christiaan van den Berg

    • Christiaan van den Berg
    Jan 23, 2019

    From Russia with Love Всем привет! “Russia? Oh, that’s cool. Are you sure, though?” This was the typical response I received when I told people abou...

  18. Welcommittee - IT committee

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Jan 21, 2019Association

    Time for the introduction of the committee that makes sure you are always able to visit our beautiful websites: faector.nl and estimator.faector.nl. T...

  19. New Year's Resolutions

    • Carlijn Otto
    Jan 15, 2019

    We hope you all enjoyed your free time during the holidays, had a wonderful Christmas and an even better New Year’s Eve! Whereas the holidays are the ...

  20. Sustainability in Rotterdam

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Jan 12, 2019

    As you all may know, the world needs to get more sustainable. For this, our port in Rotterdam is not an exception, so the Estimator has found out what...

  21. Welcommittee - Excellence Committee

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Jan 09, 2019Association

    Time for the Introduction of the excellence committee. This committee has already been in place since June, but today seemed like an appropriate time ...

  22. Keeping Up With The FAExchangies - Fabrice van Roozendaal

    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    Dec 31, 2018

    你好大家! My name is Fabrice van Roozendaal, and I just returned from my exchange at Renmin University of China, in a city of almost 22 million people: Be...

  23. Christmas Insanity

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Dec 27, 2018News

    Presents, a lot of food, and family time: many have enjoyed a holy Christmas again this year. It has probably been even more of a festivity than last ...

  24. Welcommittee - Alumni Committee

    • Rick Kessels
    Dec 24, 2018Association

    Next up in the Welcommittee sequence is the Alumni Committee! This committee organises events for the ones who somehow managed to graduate the econome...

  25. Christmas in Rotterdam

    • Carlijn Otto
    Dec 09, 2018

    We are already in our last month of 2018! And although that means this wonderful year has almost come to an end, it also means Christmas is only a few...

  26. How to survive a Dutch Winter

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Dec 05, 2018Educational

    Weather in the Netherlands can be confusing. A normal day can look like this: freezingly cold and windy in the morning, sunny and warm in the afternoo...

  27. FAECTOR'S Committees January 2019

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Dec 04, 2018Association

    Learning to work with others, making new friends and of course having loads of fun. Being part of a committee has added value in many ways! Are you in...

  28. FAECTOR & Chill

    • Rick Kessels
    Dec 01, 2018

    On Thursday November 27th, the Eerstejaarscommissie organised FAECTOR & Chill at KINO Rotterdam. A great deal of FAECTORians were part of the exclusiv...

  29. Teacher Talk - Dr Birbil

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Nov 30, 2018Educational

    Teacher Talk is back! We have a new episode with Dr Ilker Birbil, teacher of Non-Linear Optimisation (NLO) at the ESE. He came to Rotterdam last Febru...

  30. Econometric Career Days 2018

    • Estimator 2018
    Nov 27, 2018

    Tuesday 13th of November The Grand Opening of the sixth edition of the Econometric Career Days (ECD) was held on the thirteenth of November in the Er...