Blog • Study Association Aureus

Blog

Overview

Most recent

 

After high school, you have probably all experienced doing many presentations, and this is not the easiest thing to do for everyone. Do you always feel nervous about a presentation? Do you prefer to not present at all? Or do you think you can improve your presentation skills? Then take your time and read the […]

read more

Most recent

 

As a student, you often come into contact with companies. Because most people are not the easiest at finding an appropriate outfit, this week’s blog is about how to dress for specific business events and how to save time in your closet searching for one. It is of course very important to give a good […]

read more

Most read

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 […]

read more

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. […]

read more

Meet the Main Partners • ING

Creating a differentiating customer experience: our starting point ING Bank is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services. We draw on our experience and expertise, our commitment to excellent service and our global scale to meet the needs of a broad customer base, comprising individuals, families, small businesses, large corporations, […]

read more

Archive

Dress to impress • How to dress for business events

As a student, you often come into contact with companies. Because most people are not the easiest at finding an appropriate outfit, this week’s blog is about how to dress for specific business events and how to save time in your closet searching for one. It is of course very important to give a good […]

read more

Find out how to develop powerful presentation skills!

After high school, you have probably all experienced doing many presentations, and this is not the easiest thing to do for everyone. Do you always feel nervous about a presentation? Do you prefer to not present at all? Or do you think you can improve your presentation skills? Then take your time and read the […]

read more

How to overcome procrastination?

Ever found yourself at 2 AM struggling to complete an assignment that is due the next morning, after having wasted your whole day? You might be a procrastinator: a person who habitually puts off doing things – like work or studying. Procrastinating has some short-term psychological benefits, but can be dangerous in the long run. […]

read more

Vegan hotspots for you to enjoy!

Everyone knows that you can almost eat anything in Amsterdam. A lot of different cuisines come together in this capital city. For instance, there are many vegan dishes you can try out, and not just salads. As a student eating out can be quite expensive, so you might as well get a good meal out […]

read more

Master your mindset • The key to your success

Your personal well-being is strongly dependent on how you think about yourself and the world surrounding you. Even though it is almost always associated with spiritual subjects like meditation, mindfulness, and yoga, it is not always like that. Knowing how your mindset influences your daily life can be very important and can increase your happiness […]

read more

Surviving until 2020 • Indoor Festivals

As the days get shorter, the temperature is dropping, and it becomes harder to wake up, it is more important than ever to keep that energy up! In order to keep these amazing summer vibes active, we have selected the best indoor festivals for the coming weeks for you. 9 & 10 NOVEMBER • De […]

read more

How to rock your job application?

Whether it’s right now or a few years from now, at some point you are going to have to look and apply for a job. Although there are so many jobs out there, finding the right one is always difficult. Even after you have found it, you won’t always get hired. In order to become […]

read more

5 tips to nail your exams!

Exams are tough, let’s be honest. You spend hours, days, maybe even weeks, revising everything you need to know to nail your upcoming exams. There is just one obstacle between you and passing the course: the exam itself! Fortunately, there are various skills that you can develop that will make a difference between success and […]

read more

Dance all night long! • Amsterdam Dance Event

Do you need a little break from studying? This Wednesday will be the start of the annual Amsterdam Dance Event! The Amsterdam Dance Event is a music festival and conference where many creative artists perform and where music lovers go to. These days and nights are dedicated to electronic music culture with 2500 artists, 600 […]

read more

How to write your motivation letter?

Have you ever applied for a job, an Aureus committee, etc.? Chances are that you had to write a piece of text explaining your motivation. One thing is certain: even if you have not written one yet, you will probably need to write a motivation letter somewhere during life. Trying to translate your feelings into […]

read more

Day trips • Where to go on your day off?

The academic year has just begun and after these busy three weeks of studying, the holiday might seem like years ago. Unfortunately, as a student, there is not much time to go abroad in the first semester. Here you can find trips for a day if you’re an exchange student or if you want to […]

read more

Study faster • Learn how to read up to 3 times as fast

It is safe to say that the majority of students probably dislike the massive amount of reading they have to do for most courses. It takes a lot of time reading through all the pages and articles, and often only a small part of the information can be used. Well, what if I told you […]

read more