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Tired of studying at home or at the university? Or just looking for some nice places to study in Amsterdam? We have found you some study spots in each part of the city! We have visited all of the locations and they are all approved. The spots we have found offer wifi and a decent […]

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Meet the Campus | Spar University Manager Marvin

You see them every day and might even have a small talk with them. They provide you with knowledge, food and your necessary caffeine. They are there for you to make your life as a student a little easier. They help you pass your exams, survive that hangover and keep you awake during the lectures. […]

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Meet the Campus | Sodexo employee Milka 

The VU is a lovely place to study and follow lectures. At other times it is a not so lovely place to go to, for example if you have to take an exam, or if you are having a hangover. However, it is always a good idea to go to the Aureus (8th) floor and […]

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A board year at Aureus with Emma Vloeimans

Step aboard! Aureus is recruiting for members of the 2017/2018 board. Are you wondering what it’s like to manage Aureus? Where will you spend your time on? Read the testimonials of our previous board members to find out more. Today, Emma Vloeimans (Marketing Officer in 2013/2014) is sharing her experience with us.  From committee member […]

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Coffee & Concentrate | Our favorite study spots

Tired of studying at home or at the university? Or just looking for some nice places to study in Amsterdam? We have found you some study spots in each part of the city! We have visited all of the locations and they are all approved. The spots we have found offer wifi and a decent […]

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Meet the campus – Jolanda Hillebrand (Jo from Initium)

When I say ‘Jo van het Initium’ probably all of you know who I am talking about. For the ones who don’t… shame on you! When you are having a mental breakdown or you want to have a nice laugh, Jo is always there for you. This time in our column ‘Meet the campus’, Jo […]

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Graduates Development Program Update #1 : IJhallen

In the summer of 2017, 15 members of the GDP team will depart to the Ezulwini Valley in Swaziland. In cooperation with the All Out Africa Foundation, they will contribute to the development of local entrepreneurs by sharing their knowledge in the field of economics and business. Are you curious about their research phase? Are you […]

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How to land your dream job in Australia | A career story by Melanie Mokken

Melanie Mokken studied International Business at the VU University and did a master in Marketing. She joined Aureus in the first year of her study and did several committees from the Amsterdam Marketing Challenge to the Amsterdam Research Project. In the 13/14th year she was part of the Aureus board as career officer. Melanie is […]

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A personal story: what it is like to have a burnout?

She was the typical student: studying physiotherapy, babysitting a few times a week, hanging out with friends and riding horses as sports. She was told she had the perfect life and did not have to worry about anything. However, at some point it did not feel that way. The moment she realized she was not […]

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How many hours would you like to have in a day?

Most students will recognize the need to have more time in a day. Balancing study and social life while still getting enough sleep, is a serious skill. While many of us manage to do all these activities within 24 hours, rushing through life does more harm than good. If coffee is your best friend to […]

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