Archive

  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. Mastering the Masters: Quantitative Finance

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Jun 16, 2018Educational

    For some students, it is only the first year that is gradually coming to its end. However, others are nearly done with their bachelor and are on the v...

  4. Excellence Programme

    • Rick Kessels
    May 27, 2018Educational

    The Excellence Programme is an initiative of FAECTOR to gather highly motivated and well-performing students and give them multiple perspectives on an...

  5. Help the International Freshmen: Become an iBuddy! 

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    May 23, 2018Educational

    Studying abroad, something that many people aspire to do sometime during their studies. Experiencing different cultures, meeting new possible friends ...

  6. Seoul Business Trip

    • Carlijn Otto
    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    • Rick Kessels
    May 15, 2018Educational

    "Fashion- and technology-forward but also deeply traditional, this dynamic city mashes up temples, palaces, cutting-edge design and mountain trails, a...

  7. Mastering the Masters: Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    May 11, 2018Educational

    For some students, it is only the first year that is graduallycoming to its end. However, others are nearly done with their bachelors and are on the v...

  8. The Consultancy Project

    • Duco Mülder
    Apr 12, 2018Educational

    FAECTOR engages: how econometrics students help society  FAECTOR has started to help non-profit and sport organisations with their data analysis. The...

  9. FAECTOR Research Project Internship - Marie-Sophie Graftiaux and Christina van Spaendonck

    • Christina van Spaendonck
    • Marie Sophie Graftiaux
    Jan 10, 2018Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project is the most exciting international study trip that has been a longstanding event organised by the FAECTOR Research Projec...

  10. FAECTOR Research Project Internship - Martijn van der Linden

    • Martijn van der Linden
    Dec 15, 2017Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project is the most exciting international study trip that has been a longstanding event organised by the FAECTOR Research Projec...

  11. Teacher Talk - Emö Oldenkamp

    • Michel Pham
    • Geert Oosterbroek
    Oct 19, 2017Educational

    The return of Teacher Talk! This episode features Dr Emöke Oldenkamp, Assistant Professor for both the ESE & RSM, and lecturer for Introduction to Ana...

  12. REIsearch: Estimating inflation with post stamps

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    Jul 14, 2017Educational

    Along with providing educational programmes, the Econometric Institute serves as centre for research in econometrics, management science and related f...

  13. Teacher Talk - Wilco van den Heuvel

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    • Geert Oosterbroek
    Jun 27, 2017Educational

    It's time for our last Teacher Talk of this year! On this last Teacher Talk we interviewed professor Van den Heuvel, associate professor at the Econom...

  14. Teacher Talk - Michel van de Velden

    • Michel Pham
    • Slobodan Durovic
    Jun 13, 2017Educational

    It's time for another teacher talk! This time, the FAECTOR Estimator interviews the first-year Statistics professor - Dr. Michel van de Velden. To fin...

  15. Teacher Talk - Michel van der Wel

    • Amber Stoll
    • Olga Olshevets
    Apr 18, 2017Educational

    The last Teacher Talk of this block has arrived! During studying for your exams, you can read everything about Mr. Van der Wel, assistant professor in...

  16. Teacher Talk - Remy Spliet

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    • Michel Pham
    Mar 24, 2017Educational

    Teacher Talk is back with another episode! This time we gave the turn to Mr. Spliet, assistant professor in i.a. Matrix Algebra and Vector Calculus at...

  17. FAECTOR Research Project - The Untold Journeys

    • Mateusz Galle
    Mar 22, 2017Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project (FRP) is the international study trip that has been a longstanding event organised by FAECTOR. Since a long time a group ...

  18. Teacher Talk - Mr. Breugem

    • Amber Stoll
    • Geert Oosterbroek
    Feb 02, 2017Educational

    In this fourth episode of Teacher Talk, we get to meet Thomas Breugem: second year PhD student and currently also lecturer for the exercise classes of...

  19. Teacher Talk - Mr. Heij

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    • Olga Olshevets
    Jan 27, 2017Educational

    Teacher Talk is back! This time we had the honour to talk to Mr. Heij, assistant professor in statistics and econometrics at the Econometric Institute...

  20. Quod Estimator Demonstrandum - The QED Lecture by Brinkhuis

    • Olga Olshevets
    Jan 25, 2017Educational

    There are many types of students, but there is one thing that unites us all, we are here to better ourselves by learning. And whether you are the one ...

  21. Keeping up with the FAEXCHANGIES - Rogier Blokland

    • Rogier Blokland
    Nov 11, 2016Educational

    Moi! I’m Rogier and currently on exchange in the beautiful Helsinki in Finland! By now, almost 2 months have passed and so far it is an amazing experi...

  22. Econometric Career Days: The Grand Opening

    • Sian Tee
    Oct 27, 2016Career

      Econometric Career Days: the Grand Opening In less than two weeks the annual Econometric Career Days will kick off. In just four years the Econo...

  23. 10 things econometricians don't say

    • Estimator Committee
    May 29, 2016Educational

    As an econometrician at the Erasmus University, you have probably come to understand that there are certain things you don’t say. They’re just not rig...

  24. Study spots and swimming pools - The University Council

    • Korrein Volders
    May 09, 2016Educational

    A week ago, the new members of the University Council were announced to be Abdurrahman Calkin and Luc Oudenes. But what is that? After the Education C...

  25. The Faculty Council

    • Alicia Curth
    Apr 19, 2016Educational

    Today the elections for the University Council and the Faculty Council (School Council) have started (vote here)! Estimator has already introduced the...

  26. The Twan and only

    • Maaike Niehof
    Apr 12, 2016Educational

    We have all seen Mr. Dollevoet during Calculus 2 or Mathematical Methods during our first year and we as Estimator had the honour to interview this fa...

  27. The perfect nap

    • Jasper Bal
    Mar 10, 2016Educational

    Most of us will probably recognise the following situation: you have an important test tomorrow but you are simply too tired to study. There are a cou...

  28. Puzzle of the Week 5

    • Tobias Hoogteijling
    Mar 05, 2016Educational

    During Active Members Weekend, a lot of ragecage was played. The precise rules of this game are not of importance for this puzzle, the only thing you ...

  29. Who’s who? – Introducing the Education Committee

    • Thomas Wiemann
    • Bas Monsewije
    • Krishna Vyas
    • Tobias Polak
    Feb 08, 2016Educational

    If you are an econometrics or BSc² student, we – the Education Committee Econometrics & Operations Research – are your contact for any matters that co...

  30. Erasmus Language Sharing: about the Concept and Motivation behind EUR’s Student-Run Language Centre

    • Thomas Wiemann
    Feb 01, 2016Educational

    Erasmus Language Sharing is rapidly expanding since its start in April 2015. To learn more about the organization, its concept and its goals, we invit...