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Entrepreneur Story • SCRIBBR

On February 6th, 2020, we visited the headquarters of a company called Scribbr. This organization, in a nutshell, offers you a service where they proofread and edit your thesis, check your work for plagiarism and generate your reference list. This company has become more popular over the years, focusing on helping students. We visited the […]

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Writing your thesis • Tips & Tricks

Since most of us are stuck at home now, it’s the perfect opportunity to start writing on your thesis. Woohoo! Or… not. While some might enjoy the process, most will not look forward to it. We hope that these three tips and tricks will get you through. Get the ball rolling By now, you should […]

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Stuck at home? These 10 tips will get you through!

Normally we’d all be fighting and studying for next week’s exams, but the Coronavirus has turned the world upside down and it is important to avoid social contacts. We suddenly have a lot more time because most work, studies, and appointments can’t go on anymore. Are you bored, now that the VU, restaurants, cafes and […]

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Time to wake up • Caffeine and Studying

Most students swear by it, some people can’t go without it, and it’s most expensive when it comes to cat poop. Are you ready? Grab a cup of coffee and sit tight, as this blog is all about caffeine and how you can use it during your studies! What exactly is caffeine? Caffeine is a […]

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Cheap and simple dishes for you to cook!

Since figuring out what to cook can be hard for students, we thought it would be helpful to write a blog about easy-to-make and cheaply-prepared dishes. Read on to find 5 amazing dishes that perfectly fit this profile.  Mexican stew with rice This tasty Mexican casserole dish is prepared with corn, minced meat, Mexican vegetables, […]

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Let’s go to Katjeskelder

On the 4th of March, our young Graduates Development team went on their very first functional weekend in Breda. After weeks of meetings at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, this was the first time we would meet in a new setting. Within this weekend we got the chance to work on the brainstorm and develop our […]

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GDP • Events Announcement

Aureus GDP drink at Woody’s • April 8th One of the monthly Aureus committee drinks will be dedicated to the GDP. All friends, family, colleagues and everyone else who wants to support our cause or just wants to have a fun night is welcome. GDP Benefit Gala • April 24th The Benefit Event is the […]

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Secure communication • ZIVVER

On January 13th, 2020, we visited the headquarters of a company called ZIVVER. This organization specializes in offering a service where information is exchanged via email or file transfer in a secure manner. Because privacy plays an increasingly important role in society, the exchange of information must be safer. We visited the office to interview […]

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Should you listen to music while studying?

Many students around the world nowadays feel they need to listen to music while they study for a test, because they believe it will help them ‘concentrate better’. Some even say that without music, they cannot focus at all as it is too quiet. On the other hand, there are also students who find music […]

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Join this year’s edition of VUSE! In this week’s blog we will tell you something about VUSE 2020. VUSE will take place on Thursday the 20th of February at WesterUnie. We will give you some information about what VUSE is, the line-up, and more. Tickets for this exciting party are still available here! What is […]

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