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Maybe last period didn’t go as well as you hoped, maybe it did go well and you just want to improve even more. Whatever your situation is: starting your next period well prepared, will help you to study better. In this blog I will give you some pointers on how to get a head start. […]

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Student Jobs During a Pandemic

Finding a job in the current COVID-19 pandemic is for most a lot harder than before. The most popular student job is working at cafés and restaurants, but that is impossible at the moment. Sadly, all cafés and restaurants are closed. However, the crisis has boosted some markets, so there are still a lot of […]

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Swapfiets • the story behind the blue-tired bikes

If you haven’t seen them yet, you have probably been living under a stone or you just came back from vacation. The ‘Swapfiets’ is taking over our capital city since last summer and it was a gift from heaven during the introduction week as everyone could instantly have a proper bike to use. The concept […]

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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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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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Student Jobs During a Pandemic

Finding a job in the current COVID-19 pandemic is for most a lot harder than before. The most popular student job is working at cafés and restaurants, but that is impossible at the moment. Sadly, all cafés and restaurants are closed. However, the crisis has boosted some markets, so there are still a lot of […]

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How to start the period the right way!

Maybe last period didn’t go as well as you hoped, maybe it did go well and you just want to improve even more. Whatever your situation is: starting your next period well prepared, will help you to study better. In this blog I will give you some pointers on how to get a head start. […]

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Create the perfect CV

One of the most important aspects to your job portfolio is a professional and good-looking Curriculum Vitae. You want to make sure that you stand out with the content on your CV! Here are some tips to build your perfect CV. Pick a nice design Many companies get lots of other CV’s. So, in order […]

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How to choose a new laptop

Due to COVID-19, almost everything is online. This means that having some form of a digital workstation has become highly critical, now more than ever. Having a device that suits you and can do everything you need is very important, but the options are endless. Read on for all the key points that you should […]

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Everything about Inhouse Days

Whether you are a first-year bachelor or a master student, it is very important to focus on your future career.  Aureus organizes many different events for you to help you learn more about different companies. Especially in-house days are very informative. They can help you find out what you are interested in and what kind […]

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What you must know about your first bachelor year!

After a fun introduction week, the academic year has now really started. Maybe you have done another study before, but maybe this is your very first time at a university. You will enter an exciting new phase in your life, and in this blog, we want to let you know what to expect in your […]

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This year’s Aureus recap!

The end of the year is here, or very close if you still have to retake exams. We hope you’ll make it with the final exams of the year, and we wish you the best of luck! We hope you have found our blogs interesting over the past year and would like to thank you […]

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Fun places to go in the Netherlands

The exams are almost over and the summer holidays can nearly start! Of course, we hope that the exams went well and that you finished them with a good result. Because you will probably have more free time in the near future, you will also be able to go out and explore the surroundings. In […]

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Aureus cook-off winners

We hereby announce the winners of the big Aureus cook-off competition. We received some nice recipes but only three of them could win. On the third place we have two winners:  Marie Krumbein: Apple Pie based on my granny’s recipe with a vegan twist You need 100g of almonds, 150ml soy milk, 120g brown sugar, […]

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Job Applications in times of Corona

Now that physical contact is on hold due to the Corona Crisis, there are a lot of changes in common processes. One of which is applying for a new job. As we all need an income, applying for jobs is something that cannot wait. To help you in your quest for that perfect job, here […]

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How to spend the summer of 2020?

The summer holidays are coming up, and hopefully, we can enjoy the nice weather. At least the terraces are already open to enjoy a drink together with a friend. Travelling will look different this holiday, and it is not yet clear if it is responsible to travel and to which destinations this will be possible. […]

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Online proctoring

As we are currently in a period in which we are all very busy learning together and a lot of exams are taking place, we would like to pay some attention to the new way of taking exams: online proctoring, at home and in front of your computer! The switch to online After the outbreak […]

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