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  1. People with Passion - Staisy Kaptusarova

    • Anastasiia Kaptusarova
    Apr 06, 2020

    In this edition of People with Passion, we interview Staisy. She started dancing at a very young age but decided that cheerleading is her passion C...

  2. Watchables: Quarantine Edition

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Laura Zwiers
    • Athaya Putri
    Apr 06, 2020

    Now that university is closed and social events are cancelled in times of Coronavirus, we finally have some spare time to watch series for days. But g...

  3. TESTimator: toilets on campus

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Athaya Putri
    Apr 01, 2020Uni

    The TESTimator is here to test things for you, so you don’t have to try everything out anymore and can just go for the best option. For this edition, ...

  4. Advanced Computer Science - Deepening Minor

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    Mar 25, 2020school

    At ESE, students have the opportunity to go on exchange, do an internship or follow a minor during their last year of university. Estimator has interv...

  5. EstimATEor - Cem

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Artun Boz
    Mar 18, 2020

    In this episode of EstimATEor, we talk to Cem, a second-year double bachelor student from Turkey.   Did you visit the Netherlands before moving here...

  6. Teacher Talk - Ana Figueiredo

    • Monica Panigrahy
    Mar 12, 2020Educational

    In this edition of Teacher talk, we decided to talk to Assistant Professor Ana Figueiredo, who teaches Macroeconomics to first-year Bachelor students....

  7. How to survive a hangover

    • Laura Zwiers
    Mar 09, 2020

    We've all been there: waking up after a night out feeling nauseous, having a terrible headache and being unable to bear a daylight. Hangovers are terr...

  8. Why do people get emotional about sports?

    • Mihaela Ilova
    Mar 02, 2020

    I've personally never understood why people cared so much about their favorite team losing or winning a match. As a cheerleader dancing at basketball ...

  9. Why did Brexit happen?

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Lala AlAsadi
    Feb 27, 2020News

    The clock strikes midnight. Union Jack flags are raised in front of the UK parliament. One flag is taken down at the European Parliament in Brussels. ...

  10. Into the Business - Optiver

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    • Athaya Putri
    Feb 20, 2020Career

    For this edition of Into the Business, Estimator travelled to Amsterdam to interview Olivier Smit, a graduated Econometrician who is currently working...

  11. LED 2020 - diary of a participant

    • Laura Zwiers
    Feb 17, 2020Career

    This year, the Dutch Econometricians Day (LED) was organised by a committee of FAECTOR. The event took place on the 6th of February in Nieuwegein, wit...

  12. Watchables: Valentine's Day Edition

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    • Athaya Putri
    Feb 14, 2020

    It’s almost Valentine’s day. Whether you have a significant other or not, romantic movies are extremely fun to watch. Here are some of our favourite r...

  13. ​​​​​How to survive Valentine's day when you're single

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Feb 10, 2020

    Contrary to popular belief, Valentine's Day is not only for those in a relationship. There are many perks to be single on Valentine's day. In fact, Va...

  14. Updated Teacher Talk: Emö Oldenkamp

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    • Athaya Putri
    Feb 07, 2020Education

    In this edition of Teacher Talk, we decided to have an updated chat with Dr. Emo Oldenkamp. She currently teaches Introduction to Analysis and Analysi...

  15. PASTimator: Rob Huisman

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Athaya Putri
    Feb 03, 2020

    In our new series, the PASTimator, we visit former board members of FAECTOR to have a chat. In this first edition, we went to the Robeco office in Rot...

  16. Keeping Up With The FAExchangies - Kevin Tittel

    • Kevin Tittel
    Jan 31, 2020

    Whenever you feel like stress and mental instability take over your daily life, know that there is just a simple solution: Italy. What is better than ...

  17. How to explain student life to your parents

    • Laura Zwiers
    Jan 26, 2020

    At family gatherings, I quite often get stared at when I talk about student traditions. For me, these traditions have got completely normal, which is ...

  18. Into the Business - Milliman

    • Mihaela Ilova
    • Laura Zwiers
    Jan 20, 2020Career

    For this edition of Into the Business, Estimator travelled to Amsterdam to interview Susanne van den Dolder and Wouter Elshof, two graduated econometr...

  19. How To Survive Econometrics 1

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Jan 10, 2020Educational

    You don't.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ybgZN6zu5s

  20. Keeping Up With The FAExchangies - Jemima Mantiri

    • Jemima Ecclesia Mantiri
    Jan 07, 2020

    Hey y’all! Who does not know Michael Jordan? I’m pretty sure that you would know who he is. However, one thing that you might not know is that he was...

  21. How to keep up with your New Year's resolutions

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    Dec 30, 2019

    According to US News, 80% of people give up on their new year's resolution by the second week of February. Meanwhile, on average, only 9.2% of people ...

  22. The economy of Christmas

    • Mihaela Ilova
    • Artun Boz
    Dec 23, 2019

    Christmas is approaching fast and if you are a last minute gift shopper, chances are you’ve experienced the Christmas shopping madness. What was once ...

  23. Estimator Christmas traditions

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Mihaela Ilova
    • Laura Zwiers
    • Artun Boz
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    • Athaya Putri
    Dec 20, 2019

    The econometrics programme consists of many international students from all over the world. This means that we all celebrate Christmas in different wa...

  24. Watchables: Christmas edition

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    • Athaya Putri
    Dec 16, 2019

    Christmas time is almost here! And what better way to get yourself in the holiday mood in between studying than by watching a Christmas movie? In this...

  25. TESTimator: wine and cheese

    • Artun Boz
    Dec 13, 2019

    The last TESTimator involved a comprehensive review of the study spots found in Erasmus. But like a great thinker once said: “Perfectly balanced, as a...

  26. Excellence Programme 2019: Econometrics & Blockchain

    • Kevin Tittel
    Dec 09, 2019Educational

    This year the exciting fourth edition of the yearly FAECTOR Excellence Programme took place. From January till June, a small selected group of highly ...

  27. Econometric Career Days 2019

    • Koen Pethke
    • Sean Goedgeluk
    Dec 06, 2019Career

    The Econometric Career Days ended a few weeks ago and most of us attended some events. There’s a lot of planning that goes into such an elaborate even...

  28. The climate change movement

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Bente Presse
    • Sigita Lapina
    Dec 02, 2019

    Given the uproar surrounding climate change after Greta Thunberg's infamous speech at the United Nation's Climate Action Summit, held at UN headquarte...

  29. Keeping Up With The FAExchangies - Stephen Tseng

    • Stephen Tseng
    Nov 29, 2019

    Brazil…one of the most dangerous countries they said. Well, I am still well and writing to you from the biggest city in the Americas. Of course, I am ...

  30. What Type Of Student In The Library Are You?

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Nov 25, 2019

    As econometricians we're used to studying a lot and many of us study on campus! Click on the link below to see which type of student in the library yo...