Inspiring students at the Erasmus Sustainability Days

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

To inspire students, that is the objective of the Erasmus Sustainability Days. The second edition of this sustainability event will be held at Erasmus University Rotterdam on 28-30 March. Through lectures and workshops, organisations such as the Rotterdam municipal authorities, Heineken, Nike, NS and Samsung will share their experiences with sustainability.

Honouring researchers and talents on Talent Day

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

At Erasmus University Rotterdam, putting top researchers in the limelight on Talent Day is an excellent tradition. This year 33 researchers and the 50 students who successfully participated in the Erasmus Honours Programme 2016 will be proudly presented on 15 March 2017.

Being your own boss doesn’t always offer the right work-life balance

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Self-employed entrepreneurship seems to offer an excellent way of finding a better work-life balance. But that is not, by definition, the case. Experiences of the work-life balance differ depending on the type of self-employed entrepreneur. Anne Annink, a PhD candidate at the Department of Public Administration, reached these conclusions in her thesis, which she will defend on Friday 17 March, 2017. In her opinion, governments can help improve the work-life balance. 

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 9:00

Erasmus Sustainability Days 2017

For the transition to a more sustainable society, many questions are still unanswered. How can we generate enough energy with clean technology?

Sunday, 9 April 2017, 10:00

Erasmus Charity Run

Challenge your friends and colleagues during this biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands and raise money for charity all at once!

Friday, 21 April 2017, 16:00

The Politics of Control: New Dynamics of Agrarian Change in Bolivia's Soy Complex

Public defence by Mr. Ben McKay