Archive

  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. 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...

  5. 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...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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 ...

  11. 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...

  12. 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 ...

  13. 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...

  14. 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 ...

  15. 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...

  16. 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...

  17. 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...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. Sports and Student Life

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Nov 24, 2018

    Many people have the typical prejudice of the student life: a bit of studying once in a while, but mostly partying, having drinks and eating fast food...

  23. People with Passion - Babette de Leede

    • Carlijn Otto
    Nov 22, 2018

    Of course, studying econometrics takes up a lot of time for everyone. However, there are enough econometricians that practice a hobby, ranging from ba...

  24. Renovation of Tinbergen Building

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Nov 19, 2018News

    Attention FAECTORIANS, Your safe haven at campus, the FAECTOR office, will move. On the 11th of December, the board will move to the lower floor of t...

  25. Welcommittee - Marketing Committee

    • Carlijn Otto
    Nov 10, 2018Assocation

    The next committee we would like to introduce is the marketing committee. This committee, as the name already suggests, is responsible for the marketi...

  26. Welcommittee - External Committee

    • Rick Kessels
    Nov 08, 2018Association

    It's time for another Welcommittee! This time we will introduce the members of the External Committee. The External Committee will help the Career Off...

  27. EstimATEor: Sara Marqués (& Selene Bruni)

    • Rick Kessels
    Nov 06, 2018Association

    On Monday the 5th of November, we joined Sara Marqués and her best friend Selene Bruni, both first year BSc2-students, for a typical Spanish dinner! T...

  28. Welcommittee Intact

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Nov 01, 2018Association

    As you all may know, FAECTOR has welcomed several new committees since last summer. In order to introduce themselves, the Estimator has asked them to ...

  29. The First ECD

    • Rick Kessels
    Oct 30, 2018Career

    The Econometric Career Days is an annual career-related event, where econometrics students can get an insight into the career opportunities in the fie...

  30. Welcommittee - EerstejaarsCommissie

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Oct 29, 2018association

    As you all may know, FAECTOR has welcomed several new committees since last summer. In order to introduce themselves, the Estimator has asked them to ...