That's why.

Illustration on EUR's themes: equity, sustainable solutions and entrepreneurship.

Our mission is to create positive social impact. Why? To make a difference in the fast-changing world. We want to tackle, design solutions, roll up our sleeves.

  • That's why. we teach
  • That's why. we do research
  • That's why. we work for change

That's why. is the campaign during Erasmus University Rotterdam's 22nd lustrum. With it, we show what different things we are doing within the university to make a positive impact on society. The campaign has been translated online into our online magazine: EUR in Focus. Check it all out via the links below.

Equal opportunities

Opportunities are not evenly distributed in the world. How do we improve this?

Stork with babies and the Euromast drawn.

Sustainable solutions

With education and research, we as a university are making a difference around sustainability.

world in skillet with fire underneath


Not everyone needs to become an entrepreneur. But entrepreneurial skills are often useful.

various figures coming out of mobile, asking with hand raised and on apartment building.

EUR in Focus

EUR in Focus is the online magazine of Erasmus University Rotterdam. Discover how our university is actively contributing to positive change, both within our educational institution and in society. We invite you to dive into the three focus areas:

  • Equal opportunities
  • Sustainable solutions
  • Entrepreneurship

Within each focus area, we zoom in on different themes. Such as within opportunity equality on birth leave and the challenges of platform workers. Browse through a diverse collection of content, including engaging articles, interesting videos and Instagram-like story cards. And explore how knowledge, impact and connection come together at EUR in Focus.

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