Upcoming events

Wed 22 Nov, 12:45 to 13:30

During the carnival break, Thor will organize a study trip BAT (Bucharest And Transylvania) to Romania from 13th till 18th of Februari. 

during the info meeting we will provide you information about the trip. Feel free to join to gain more insight in BAT and the country of Romania.

hope to see you there!

-the BuEx committee

Location:
Flux 6.154
Wed 22 Nov, 13:45 to 17:00

Are you tired of Microsoft Word messing up all you figures and formulas? LaTeX will handle your figures, equations, bibliography, and lay-out with ease. So start saving time and impressing your teachers with beautiful reports today.

Don’t know how LaTeX works? No problem, IEEE SBE will help you with this introduction course. In just one afternoon we will teach you the basics, which should be sufficient for you to write your first paper in LaTeX.

Participation is free for IEEE members, or €2,- for non-members. Register before November 18, by writing your name on the form at the door of Flux 6.184 or drop an e-mail to ieee@tue.nl

Fri 24 Nov, 12:00 to 19:30

Are you also exited for winThorsport 2018? If not this is the perfect opportunity to feel how awesome skiing is!
For just €34,50 you can enjoy 4 hours of skiing/snowboarding!(€24,50 with own equipment). This is perfect for beginners to get a feeling of how
good they can ski, and to get to know other beginners. We leave at 12u for Snowworld in landgraaf and will be back around 19:30.
Afterwards we will eat together somewhere (optional). See you there!

Heb jij ook al zo'n zin in winThorsport 2018? Als je nog niet besmet bent met de sneeuwgekte, dan is deze dag perfect om te merken hoe awesome skiën is!
voor maar €34,50 kan je 4 uur skiën/snowboarden!(€24,50 met eigen materiaal). Dit is het perfecte moment voor beginners om een idee te krijgen
hoe goed ze kunnen skiën en om andere beginners te leren kennen. We vertrekken om 12u naar Snowworld in landgraaf en zullen rond 19:30 terug
zijn. Achteraf gaan we gezamenlijk ergens eten (optioneel). Tot dan!

Price:
€ 34.50
Location:
Landgraaf
Mon 27 Nov (All day) to Fri 22 Dec (All day)

Do you think you can perform the craziest things during our lustrum? For the 60th anniversary of Thor, we came up with 60 crazy assignments! Sign up in groups of 4-6 persons for the Crazy Lustrum and you will receive your 60 assignments and instructions at the beginning of our Lustrum (subscription list will open on November 13th).

Location:
Everywhere
Mon 27 Nov, 8:00 to Fri 1 Dec, 20:00

Do you want to host your own radio show during the first week of the Lustrum? Then this is the sign-up list for you! You are free to do as you like during the show, just make sure there will be some music and some funny/cool/educational items during the show. You may host the show with groups up to 3 people so gather (all) your friends, choose your music, come up with some cool items and enjoy a lot of people during the first week of the Lustrum!

If there are too many subscriptions there will be a raffle.

Location:
Flux
Mon 27 Nov, 9:00 to Fri 1 Dec, 16:30

Are you as silent as a mouse? As strong as a bull? And as fast as a leopard? Can you suddenly jump out of a bush to stab your fellow students in the back? Then don’t hesitate and team up with a friend to become the best team of the animal kingdom. Participate in beastly swordfights, support your teammate and sneak up on your target and fight. Try to duel and assassinate as many opponents as possible during one week. The best team will win one meter of beer.

 

You can join this amazing event by signing up below and paying the small price of €2.00 pp. Only one member of the team has to sign up!

Price:
€ 2.00
Mon 27 Nov, 11:00 to Wed 29 Nov, 16:00

Have you always enjoyed the classic mario kart games? This is the moment you have been waiting for! Grab your friends and challenge them to race against you in this AR Mario kart.  Subscribing is free and you can win some cool prizes, check stunt.thor.edu for more info! There are multiple timeslots of 30 minutes available on Monday 27/11, Tuesday 28/11 and Wednesday 29/11 where you can register yourself and your friends. The games will be held in the Markthal, but you will get more info once your registration is complete. You can also join the winner announcement drink on Wednesday 29/11 16:30 in Het Walhalla to see if you beat the rest. 

Subscribe on stunt.thor.edu
Registration available from 13-11-2017 12:00 *limited slots available

Location:
Markthal
Tue 28 Nov, 12:45 to 14:30

When it’s your birthday, you should give a treat! November 28th is Thor’s 60th birthday and this will be celebrated with a lot of vlaai!  This event will officially mark the opening of the 12th Lustrum. So come to the atrium and enjoy a free piece of vlaai!

Location:
Atrium vloer 1
Wed 29 Nov, 16:30 to 19:00

Did you beat the rest during the AR Mario kart race? Come and find out if you did, there are a lot of prices that you can win! You can get prices if you were one of the best solo players, the team with the best average score and the on average fastest faculty can also claim their price. And even if you weren’t one of the fastest players on the field, we will give out some consolation prizes. Come to het Walhalla on Wednesday 29/11 16:30 to see if you are lucky enough to win a prize!

Location:
Het Walhalla
Wed 29 Nov, 19:30 to 20:30

Ellips is an innovative technology company that develops software for the grading of fruit and vegetables. 

The topic of this pub lecture will be announced soon on thor.edu

Sign up (preferably) on the website (thor.edu/agenda) --

or send an e-mail [not possible after the website subscription is closed]
(excursions@thor.edu)

Location:
Het Walhalla
Thu 30 Nov, 13:30 to 15:30

This workshop will be given in Dutch!

Er werken meer dan 1000 ambitieuze en hoog opgeleide professionals gespecialiseerd in IT-infrastructuur, servicebeheer en softwareontwikkeling. Binnen deze gebieden helpt OGD hun klanten door middel van personeel, outsourcing, IT-projecten en consulting. 

Het onderwerp van deze workshop is verkopen, onderhandelen en overtuigend beïnvloeden.

Sign up (preferably) on the website (thor.edu/agenda) --

or send an e-mail [not possible after the website subscription is closed]
(excursions@thor.edu)

Location:
Flux 1.11
Mon 4 Dec, 20:00 to 23:30

Io vivat! Io vivat! Nostrorum sanitas! Bier her! Bier her! Oder ich fall um. Het is weer tijd voor een cantus. Ditmaal een speciale, grotere, Lustrumcantus! Een illuster Praesidium is reeds bezig met de voorbereidingen om er een spektakel van te maken dat waar men het nog lang over zal hebben. Dus potentieel Corona: Kom! Heft uw glas! Verbroeder u! Samen maken we er een avond van om (nooit) te vergeten!

Price:
€ 7.50
Location:
Demos
Wed 6 Dec, 9:15 to 18:30

To celebrate its 60th birthday, and therefore its 12th lustrum, Thor is organising a symposium about smart grids. During this symposium different subtopics concerning intergrating sustainable renewable energy, the control of such systems and power electronics related to smart grids will be discussed. It will take place on the 6th of december, in the Auditorium on the campus of the Technical University of Eindhoven. The symposium will start at 9:15 and end at 18:30.
Subscriptions are open at symposium.thor.edu

The entrance will be 5 euros for TU/e students and 20 euros for TU/e employees.

Thu 7 Dec, 14:00 to 16:30

IHC Merwede is an offshore company that enable its customers to execute comples projects from sea level to ocean floor in the most challenging of maritime environments. It has a history that goes back to the mid-17th Century so it has an in-depth knowledge and experience of engineering and manufacturing high-perfomance integrated vessels and equipment and providing sustainable services.

As an Electrical Engineer, you can add your knowlege about electrical power systems, to electrical propulsion, generation and distribution on board IHC vessels. But you can also be responsible for translating data into electrical engineering drawings etc. You can be the one that can design parts of for example the HUTA12 dredger.

12.05 Gather at Eindhoven Central station

14:15 Arival

14:30 Presentation

14:55 Put on safety clothing

15:00 A tour of the Arzana

15:30 Continuation of the tour on the yard

16:00 Closing

Hope to see you there! Unfortunately, there is maximum of 10 people allowed on the ship(yard) because of safety requirements so, be quick with subscribing yourself! The subscriptions will open 20th of November at 13:00.

Fri 8 Dec, 16:30 to 20:00

What is a celebration without some drinks? For one night during the Lustrum the entire selection of beers from the Walhalla will get thrown out (together with its bartenders) and get taken over by Gouden Carolus. Our friends from brewery “Het Anker” located in Belgium, will for one night try to convince you that their beer is the best there is. So join us for some drinks, some friends and some fun.

More information will be presented shortly

Location:
Het Walhalla
Mon 11 Dec, 16:30 to 20:00

Do you think you know everything about Thor? Do you think you are the smartest guy at Het Walhalla? Then join the Lustrum Pub Quiz and show your knowledge to the rest of Thor. The best person also deserves a nice price!

Location:
Het Walhalla
Wed 13 Dec, 12:30 to 13:30

Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate €3.3 billion in revenues. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

 

Join us for a lunch lecture by Arcadis, where the speaker will talk about a project he is currently working on.

This lunch lecture will be in Dutch.

Lunch and drinks will be provided for the attendees.

Sign up (preferably) on the website (thor.edu/agenda) --

or send an e-mail [not possible after the website subscription is closed]
(excursions@thor.edu

Location:
Flux 1.09
Wed 13 Dec, 16:30 to 23:59

To celebrate our 12th Lustrum there needs to be a big party. So on Wednesday the 13th of December our Lustrum will be properly celebrated with a party in “Het Walhalla”. To celebrate 5 years you need some more time than usual and so the party will be from 4:30 till Midnight. There will be lights, entertainment and food. The one thing you won’t need is a big wallet. As a gift there will be a free keg of beer every hour!

Location:
Het Walhalla
Thu 14 Dec, 12:30 to 16:30

Did you know it is possible to tie a tie into a bow tie? To complete your look for the lustrum dinner and gala, we offer you the opportunity to learn how to tie your tie into a bow tie for free! The only thing you need is a tie, but remember to keep a spare tie at home, since the tie will be cut and cannot be turned into a tie again (which you will not regret, since your bow tie will look way more stylish). Our style experts will guide you through all the steps and make sure you are able to impress your gala date with your self-made bow tie.

Tue 19 Dec, 8:30 to 23:30

Every year the Board organizes a fun day for Thor's active members to thank them for their  commitment to the association. During the Lustrum we will arrange another such day. If you're an active member you can join us on a trip to a theme park nearby! You will have to pay for the parks admission, we will take care of the transit.

The subscriptions will open 20th of November at 13:00. 

There is a maximum of 60 places, if you subscribed too late, you will receive an email from Thor that you are on the spare list. 

The fields with a asteriks are mandatory, so you do not have to fill in your phone number and cv. The inputs in the mandatory fields will be shared with Yer. 

Subscribe via this link: www.yer.nl/winterefteling

Thu 21 Dec, 12:30 to 13:30

Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected. 

Sign up (preferably) on the website (thor.edu/agenda) --

or send an e-mail [not possible after the website subscription is closed]
(excursions@thor.edu

Thu 21 Dec, 16:00 to 20:00

It’s almost Christmas time! Santa is coming to Eindhoven and he brought his reindeer and Christmas beers! On Thursday December 21st, Thor and IEEE SBE will organize a Christmas drink in the Atrium of Flux. There will be multiple bars with Tappers tending to your thirsty needs to make it possible to discuss 2017 with your fellow students, or with employees of the Electrical Engineering Department.

 

We hope to see you all in Flux on December 21 at 16:00 hours.

Location:
Flux
Fri 22 Dec, 16:30 to 19:00

Prior to the Lustrumdiner and Lustrumgala traditionally the Oude Bokkenborrel takes place in the Walhalla, where all the former board members of Thor are invited to celebrate the Dies Natalis and show of their dates! The Board will welcome you this evening with a traditional drink.

Location:
Het Walhalla
Fri 22 Dec, 19:00 to 23:00

The last festivity of the 12th Lustrum a gala! This magical evening will consist of a dinner followed by some entertainment. The location is Kasteel Maurick in Vught.  The dinner starts at 19:00h and the evening entertainment at 21:30h. There is a possibility to travel by bus. The bus will depart at 18:15h in time for dinner and 20:45h in time for the rest of the evening from the TU/e. There are two time possibilities for taking the bus back, namely 1:00h and 2:30h. The dress code for this event is white tie.

Registration is possible from the 20th of November at 13:00h. 

if it is not possible to register send an email to robins@thor.edu or esmeeh@thor.edu. then they will register you.

Registration for Gala only, look at the Gala only evenement.

The prices are listed below (subject to change until the opening of registration):

Dinner + Gala ticket:
Thor members: €80,00 Non-Thor members: €95,00

Gala only ticket:
Thor members: €35,00 Non-Thor members: €50,00

Dinner only ticket:
Thor members: €60,00 Non-Thor members: €75,00

Bus ticket: €8,00

Menu:

Entree

Pittige soep van kokos | paksoi | limoen | taugé
of
Gelderse hoen | foie | pompoen | walnoot | nasipeer

 

Hoofd

Sukade| knolselderij | paddenstoelen | amandel
Fish
Vegetarian

 

Dessert buffet

Diverse zoete lekkernijen en friandises

 

it is possible to change your menu afterwards, we let you know when the fish and vegetarian dishes are known we will let you know.

Fri 22 Dec, 20:45 to 23:59

The last festivity of the 12th Lustrum a gala! This magical evening will consist of a dinner followed by some entertainment. The location is Kasteel Maurick in Vught.  The evening entertainment starts at 21:30h. There is a possibility to travel by bus. The bus will depart at  20:45h in time for the of the evening from the TU/e. There are two time possibilities for taking the bus back, namely 1:00h and 2:30h. The dress code for this event is white tie.

Registration is possible from the 20th of November at 13:00h. 

Registration for Gala only, look at the Gala only evenement.

The prices are listed below (subject to change until the opening of registration):

Dinner + Gala ticket:
Thor members: €80,00 Non-Thor members: €95,00

Gala only ticket:
Thor members: €35,00 Non-Thor members: €50,00

Dinner only ticket:
Thor members: €60,00 Non-Thor members: €75,00

Bus ticket: €8,00

 

Location:
Kasteel Maurick
Thu 4 Jan (All day) to Sat 6 Jan (All day)

After a very successful first edition of the TesLAN, the LANCo is proud to present the new edition in the second week of the Christmas break from Thursday January 4 till Saturday January 6.

With last year's numbers going over 120 participants we're sure to give everything we've got to make this LAN Party even better than last year! The list of both our serious as well as casual competitions has grown and includes games such as: CS:GO, LoL, Rocket League, LoL ARAM, AOE2, Trackmania, Heartstone, COD Prophunt, agar.io, Beerpong, Minecraft UHC, Minecraft Minigames and many more for you to enjoy. While expanding and being better than last year's LAN we've managed to keep the entry fee at the same low of €17,50 (€12,50 for Thor members).

All skill levels are welcome!

A ticket to this year's TesLAN includes: 48 hours of awesome non-stop fun, non-shitty breakfast/lunch, a place to sleep (byo sleeping gear), a comfortable spot for you and your gaming gear, 10 gbit/s fiber connection directly to your table, and of course many competitions and big prices to win! 

Subscribe at https://subscribe.teslan.thor.edu/

For more info go to https://teslan.thor.edu

See you there!

Price:
€ 12.50
Location:
Students Sport Centre Eindhoven
Thu 11 Jan, 9:00 to 17:00

Alliander is an infrastructure group of companies, including Liander and Liandon. Their main task is to distribute gas 
and electricity to consumers, businesses and institutions.

A few years ago there was a full tour through the control room that monitors a large part of the Dutch medium and low voltage grid, and an interesting lecture about several research projects going on within Alliander.
 

Sign up (preferably) on the website (thor.edu/agenda) --

or send an e-mail [not possible after the website subscription is closed]
(excursions@thor.edu

Sat 3 Feb, 18:00 to Sat 10 Feb, 12:00

The SnowCo is proud to present the annual ski- and snowboard trip! This year the trip will be to the beautiful village of la Plagne! The trip will be from 3 until 10 February, we will leave right after the exams. La Plagne has a skiing area of more than 300 km of piste, nice après ski opportunities and nice views, which means there is no reason to be bored. The price starts at €490,- and go up depending on how much equipment you have yourself. However, included in the price already is a whole week of access to all pistes for 5 days, breakfast, lunch, dinner and activities! It is possible to go skiing or to go snowboarding, it’s all up to you!

(Skiing/snowboarding lessons and equipment is not included in the starting price of €490,-)

 

De SnowCo is trots om de jaarlijkse ski reis aan te bieden! Dit jaar gaan we naar het wonderschone la Plagne! De reis zal zijn van 3 tot 10 februari, we vertrekken bijna meteen na de tentamens. La Plagne ligt in een skigebied met meer dan 300 km piste, er is genoeg après ski mogelijkheid en de uitzichten zijn fantastisch, dit betekent dat er geen enkele reden is om je te vervelen tijdens de week! De prijs is vanaf €490,- en hangt af van hoeveel materiaal je al zelf hebt. Maar voor dit bedrag krijg je wel een skipas voor 5 dagen voor het hele gebied, elke dag ontbijt, lunch en avondeten, en er zijn ook activiteiten naast het skiën! Het is mogelijk om te gaan skiën of snowboarden, dat is helemaal aan jezelf!

(Ski/snowboard lessen en gegeven is niet inbegrepen in de prijs van €490,-)

 

  • Ski/Snowboard with own material 5/6 days            +/          € 490, / € 512,-
  • Ski without own equipment 5/6 days                        +/          € 559, / € 581,-
  • Snowboard without own equipment 5/6 days        +/          € 585, / € 607,-
Price:
€ 490.00
Location:
La Plagne

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