Lecture: How to Motivate Yourself
Mon 7 Dec, 11:00–13:00, V 5161.0293
Some of us simply want to relax, and others cannot possibly get themselves to stop working… What is their secret? Do you want to learn more about how to get motivation for studying and how to become an efficient student?
In this lecture, by AI Lecturer of the Year 2014/2015 Jennifer Spenader, you will hear about methods to motivate yourself, and how to simply get things done. Our speaker Jennifer Spenader knows tips and tricks that will help you dealing with your student duties and enjoying it!
Staff Activity: Sinterklaas
Mon 7 Dec, 16:00–18:30, CACHE (Coverroom)
N.B. This activity is both for staff and students
Every year there comes a man
to celebrate his birthday is his plan
with ‘pepernoten’ and presents
he comes to the Netherlands.
We will also celebrate on his behalf
with everyone, so also the staff.
There will be presents for you
we’ll play games to earn 1 or 2.
Don’t be afraid
when you are late.
The activity is free.
So come and see
how much fun it will be!
Wed 9 Dec, 19:00–23:30, Max Gruber room (V 5161.0165)
Join us on the General Assembly and let your voice be heard! Please read the relevant documents in advance, to make the assembly go as smooth as possible. We will order pizza before the assembly; write down your choice Wednesday afternoon in the CACHE (Cover room).
TAB-talk: Mendel Bouman
Thu 10 Dec, 16:00–18:00, CACHE (Cover room)
This month’s TAB-talk will be given by Mendel Bouman, who is a singer, composer, art director, producer and entrepreneur. More information about the TAB-talk will be published on the website later.
Map Your AI Study Programme
Mon 14 Dec, 11:00–13:00, V 5161.0105
Together with the academic advisor we are organising an information session on the planning of your study programme, for 2nd and 3rd year AI BSc students. Learn the details about the options available in your BSc program, find out the requirements to get your degree and let other students inform you about the elective courses you can choose from.
Wanted: 3rd year BSc/1st year MSc AI students
For the second half of this information session we are also looking for AI students who have already taken a variety of elective courses and who are willing to share their experiences. Send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Movie: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Mon 14 Dec, 19:00–22:00, V 5161.0267
Can you feel it? Santa’s back in town! But not everyone likes Santa, the Grinch hates Santa. Want to know why? Watch How the Grinch Stole Christmas with us to find out. The movie will start at 19:00 in room 267.
Come join us and enjoy the Christmas spirit while drinking a glass of Glühwein, or two. We’re looking forward to it, you too?
Company Visit: Quintor
Wed 16 Dec, 15:30–21:00, Ubbo Emmiussingel 112
Quintor is an ambitious company specializing in the development of innovative technical solutions. They are a leading name on the subject of Agile software development, enterprise Java/.NET technology and mobile development. Among the many organisations Quintor worked on projects for are GasUnie, DUO, KPN and Fa-med.
We will visit Quintor for an interactive afternoon and evening. Registration required!
• 15:30 Welcome
• 16:00 Case study: Step into the shoes of a Quintor Software Architect
• 17:30 Diner
• 18:30 Rene Boere (CTO of Quintor) and Pascal Snippen: Pushing the limits of continous delivery
• 20:00 Social (borrel)
Heroes vs. Villains
Thu 17 Dec, 22:00–late, Het Pakhuis (Peperstraat 8)
Dresscode: as your favourite hero or villain
Did the dark months inspire your evil master plan yet? Or did you just polish your shining armor, and are ready to safe the day once again? We will end this year with the final battle between heroes and villains during our Heroes vs. Villains party! Both the good and the bad guys are welcome to join us during this grand finale of the year. Of course there will be free beer and awesome decorations!
We hope you will partake in this epic battle, and party with us to celebrate the end of the year!