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  1. Into the Business - ING

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    Jul 19, 2019Career

    For this edition of ‘Into the Business,’ Estimator travelled to Amsterdam to interview Xinzheng Huang, member of the market risk model validation team...

  2. Travel tips 2 - Summer 2019

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Mihaela Ilova
    • Laura Zwiers
    Jul 12, 2019

    The summer holidays have already started! While we all have different interests, hobbies and responsibilities, one thing that we can all share is our ...

  3. Cashier Henriëtte - Employees You See But Never Speak

    • Kevin Tittel
    Jul 05, 2019

    There are plenty of employees working at the Erasmus University, but there seems to be no one as popular as the woman after whom the FAECTOR office co...

  4. What's the deal with poker?

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Jun 25, 2019

    Most of us are guilty of having played those poker games on the windows desktops back in the day without even knowing what we were doing.  Did those w...

  5. Travel tips - Summer 2019

    • Fabricius van Roozendaal
    • Rebecca van Essen
    • Sophie Braggaar
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Jun 20, 2019

    The summer holidays are coming and everybody will fly to different ends of the world to avoid the phenomenon called "Dutch summer". Thailand, Spain, U...

  6. EstimATEor - Rina Cheng

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Jun 12, 2019

    We recently interviewed Rina Cheng, a first year BSc2 student, while enjoying some delicious Chinese food cooked by her! We had some vegetarian dumpli...

  7. What Your Music Says About Your Personality

    • Kevin Tittel
    Jun 09, 2019

    Once in your lifetime, the following inevitable question must have popped up in your mind: what does the music I listen to actually say about me as a ...

  8. Employees you see but never speak - Gym Teacher Conny

    • Carlijn Otto
    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Jun 05, 2019

    At the Erasmus University, there are plenty of employees who are crucial for the campus, but whom we never really speak to. One example of such an emp...

  9. People with Passion: Pieter van der Vleuten

    • Pieter van der Vleuten
    May 31, 2019

    People with passion is back! this time we are interviewing Pieter, who is a running-fanatic. He has ran many tracks with impressive times. We asked hi...

  10. Teacher Talk - dr. Yutao Sun

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    May 29, 2019educational

    In this episode of Teacher Talk, we talked to assistant professor Yutao Sun. He currently teaches Introduction to Programming and Advanced Programming...

  11. 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 ...

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. 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 ...

  15. 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 ...

  16. 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...

  17. 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...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. 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...

  23. 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...

  24. 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...

  25. 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 ...

  26. 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...

  27. 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...

  28. 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...

  29. 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 ...

  30. 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...