Upcoming Events

Thu 21 Nov, 16:30 to 19:00

Thursday 21st of November, the ACCI will organize a party with nothing other than Antarctica as its theme! Come join the feast and participate in games such as titanicing and curling. Enjoy the penguins and celebrate the 25 million year existence of Antarctica in style!

Fri 22 Nov, 12:30 to 17:00

Many of you will have played with a slot car racing set in the past, with miniature versions of your dream car flying out corners all the time because braking is for the fearfull. Now the SkelThorCo is giving you the opportunity to build a miniature version of your future billion dollar car ideas to prove that your idea's are indeed very brilliant. We will provide the racetrack, the bruches and the electric machine, the rest is up for you to configure.

Mon 25 Nov, 10:00 to Fri 29 Nov, 16:30

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to be a survivor of a zombie apocalypse? Or were you bitten by a zombie and is your best friend starting to look like a chicken nugget? Sign up to test your survival instincts or your human hunting skills, during [ACCI] Humans vs. Zombies. Can you last the entire DIES week? The last survivors will win a “bierkaart”.
You can join this great event by paying a mere price of *FREE*!! That’s a great price, sign up now!

Mon 25 Nov, 12:30 to 14:00

The 62nd anniversary of e.t.s.v. Thor will be opened with the traditional pie reception on the first floor of Flux in front of the canteen. This will take place from 12:30hr until 14:00hr.
Free pie, coffee and tea will be available for everyone who wants to celebrate the beginning of this amazing week with us!

Mon 25 Nov, 20:00 to 23:59

The best memories of a Thor member are of course the memories of the cantus during the ThEW. To relive these moments, a cantus will be organized during the Dies. During the cantus you will drink beer with your friends, but most important of all, you will have the opportunity to impress your fellow students with your singing skills.

Tue 26 Nov, 13:00 to 16:30

On tuesday afternoon, we will go to a trampoline park, which is reserved just for us! Here, we can play games like dodgeball or you could practise your salto's! Luckily for you, it is free!

Op dinsdagmiddag gaan we naar een trampolinepark, die speciaal voor ons gereserveerd is! Hier kunnen we leuke spellen doen zoals trefbal, maar je kan ook gewoon je salto's oefenen! Het is nog gratis ook!

Tue 26 Nov, 17:00 to 19:00

Do you think you know everything about everything and want to test your knowledge? Do you know all there is to know about Thor, Het Walhalla, electronics, the postal history of Estonia and more? Then come and prove it during the Dies Pubquiz! Preparing for such a quiz is always difficult, which is why we will be assisted by Alten, a technical consultancy bureau with expertise in everything from automotive to telecommunication and more.

Wed 27 Nov, 8:15 to 13:00

In close cooperation with our clients, we develop and deliver a wide range of highly competitive products, systems and solutions, employing techniques that are extremely efficient and often unique. We do everything in-house, we cover virtually every conceivable market and we use the very latest process techniques, many of which we have developed ourselves. As a result of this innovative approach, we are among the fastest-growing technology companies in Europe.

Thu 28 Nov, 12:40 to 13:20

Applied Micro Electronics B.V. (AME) is a developer and producer of electronics, mechanics and software. As an original design manufacturer (ODM), situated in Eindhoven, we strive to deliver cost-effective, high-quality products in close cooperation with our customers for both the consumer and industrial markets. We take full responsibility for the development of our customers’ products.

Thu 28 Nov, 16:30 to 22:00

One of the ways to celebrate the dies of Thor is of course to have a party. Therefore the dies party is organized. The theme of this party is still a secret, but will be announced soon! The party takes place in Het Walhalla from 16:30hr until 22:00hr.

Fri 29 Nov, 9:00

Back again, this years Katerontbijt is again organised for you by ACCI! It will take place on the 6th floor on friday morning during the dies week. So if you have partied too much or simply just want a good breakfast or an early lunch, join us on Friday the 29th of November for only €2,50  on the 6th floor for a great meal with eggs, bacon and much more!

Fri 29 Nov, 16:30 to 19:00

The Oude Bokkenborrel is a drink where all the old Board members of Thor are invited to Het Walhalla to celebrate the Dies Natalis, meet other ‘Oude Bokken’ or see Thor members with there (unexpected) dates.  The Board will welcome you on this evening. The drink takes place from 16:30h until 19:00h.

Fri 29 Nov, 19:00 to 23:59

The last activity of the Dies will be the Dies Dinner. At this diner you can sit together with your friends to talk about what has happened the last year at Thor and bring back some great memories while enjoying a fantastic meal and infinite drinks. The dinner will take place in the city of Eindhoven, so you will not have to worry about getting home afterwards. You are encouraged to bring your date, to show them why you are spending so much time with this great association.

Wed 4 Dec, 12:40 to 13:20

Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT, networking and cybersecurity solutions that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected. Cisco manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products and specializes into specific tech markets, such as Internet of Things, domain security and energy management.

Wed 4 Dec, 16:30 to 19:00

The FoodCo presents another tasting, this time a liqueur tasting. This time there will also be a dish made with the different liqueurs and this all will only cost you €7,50!
So do you have an interest in tasting different liqueurs and trying some delicious food? Then subscribe for this activity. There are only 30 places available!

Thu 5 Dec, 16:30 to 19:00

It is already that time of the year, it’s time for SinThorklaas !
He has found a small gap in his agenda and will be visting Thor on the 5th of December.

Depending if you were a good boy or girl you can send your wish list to sinthorklaas@thor.edu and SinThorklaas might bring something for you!

Mon 9 Dec, 9:00 to Fri 13 Dec, 18:00

The Skill Sessions by Wervingsdagen consist of an entire workweek filled with interesting workshops focusing on different aspects of career development. During this event, workshops and lectures focusing on your personal and professional development are be given by professional trainers and speakers. Topics that are covered include the application letter, the resume and the job interview.

Mon 16 Dec, 9:00 to 12:30

The year is moving along quickly, and so are the activities of Volundr! On December 16th the Volundr KiCad workshop will help you gain familiarity with using specialized software to build any circuit you need!

In practice, circuits past prototype phase are usually worked into a PCB. During this workshop you will get the chance to design a PCB yourself! For this we will use a software suite called KiCad. The software is free and available on many platforms.

Tue 17 Dec, 12:40 to 13:20

PM group is cutting egde technology firm, working in fields like semiconductors, medical system design, mechanical high precision system design, military vehical system design and in aeronautical and space sectors.

 

Further details on the subject will be posted later.

 

You can sign up for the lecture here or by sending a mail to kvasir@thor.edu (not possible after subscriptions are closed).

Wed 18 Dec, 12:30 to 18:00

Vanderlande is a world leader in transportation systems for distribution centers and airports. More than 600 airports use their systems to transport the luggage of their passengers!

Fri 20 Dec, 12:30 to 13:30

Thor is going to China in the summer of 2020! If you are interested in joining us and want to know more about this awesome study trip, come to this information meeting! After the infomeeting it will be possible to subscribe for the study tour. Unfortunately first year students are not allowed to join.

Wed 8 Jan, 17:00 to 18:30

Bruco Integrated Circuits is a company specialising in designing and developing electronics for a wide range of fields. The projects developed by Bruco can be found in systems in the automotive industry, medical systems, consumer electronics and industrial settings. Working with Bruco you can work on designing the technology that defines today's electronics.

More information regarding the subject of the lecture will be posted later.

Wed 15 Jan, 12:40 to 13:20

TNO, the Netherlands Organisation for applied scientific research TNO, was founded by law in 1932 to enable business and government to apply knowledge. As an organisation regulated by public law, they are independent: not part of any government, university or company. TNO does research in many different area's, from Care and Cure and Automotive to Maritime Technologies and Defence.

Fri 1 May (All day) to Sun 3 May (All day)

After the succes of the previous years, we are participating in the Batavierenrace! The Batavierenrace is a fun relay race over 175 km from Nijmegen to Enschede, divided into 25 stages (16 men’s stages and 9 women’s stages) ranging from 3.8 km to 10.5 km. Over 8.500 students are participating, making it the biggest student sports event in the Netherlands. After everyone is finished, there will be a huge party which will last all night.

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