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Tips for last minute studying

Studying for exams can be hard because of several reasons: Lack of motivation, work, being busy with other extracurricular activities etc. This might cause you to study last minute, which can be difficult and chaotic. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your last minute studying, to maximize your […]

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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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Tips for last minute studying

Studying for exams can be hard because of several reasons: Lack of motivation, work, being busy with other extracurricular activities etc. This might cause you to study last minute, which can be difficult and chaotic. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your last minute studying, to maximize your […]

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Playlist Inspiration

Music is an essential part of our daily lives, we hear all kinds of songs throughout the day. Whether it be listening to the new Drake songs during your commute or just putting on some classical music while studying. It has become ingrained in our routines and most people automatically put it on their playlist […]

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New Year’s Resolutions

Happy new year! 2021 has finally arrived, 2020 hasn’t been our year: the pandemic hit hard, but the vaccine is here so there is some positivity ahead of us! With that being said, this is the perfect time to think about new year’s resolutions! Even if you don’t believe in them, you can set yourself […]

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6 Reasons why you should apply for GDP!

The graduates development program is one of the committees of study association Aureus. This golden committee organizes multiple events throughout the year to raise money. During three weeks in July, the committee and 10 participants will take a trip and conduct volunteer work during the week. Past years, GDP has been to South Africa, Uganda, […]

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Christmas present tips

HoHoHo, it’s Christmas time again! Christmas will be different this year. You probably won’t be able to spend it with all your friends and family together. Although you may not be able to spend Christmas with all your family due to Corona, we came up with some original ways for you to still make Christmas […]

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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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