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September, 2021

Upcoming activities

Active Membership Subscriptions

September 15th, 2021 - September 22nd, 2021

*Subscriptions open the 15th of September, 13:30h and close the 22nd of September, 15:00h* Are you interested in joining one of our committees? Subscribe for this event and let us know in which committee you want to participate in.  Active membership at Study Association Synergy means that you participate in one of the 23 committees that Synergy has. All committees have the purpose of organising or supporting activities for members of Synergy. The nature of the activities differs from informal activities to major career events. You can participate in an informal committee or a formal committee. Available committees: Big Data Day, Career, Community, Connect, Formal Master, Informal, Informal Master, Magazine, Member Deal, NCE, Party, Personal Development, Photo, PR, Sport, Synergy Drink and Synergy Weekend Committee.  Are you interested in being a chairman of the committee? Check that box, let us know for which committee you want to be a chairman and send a short motivation letter (maximum of 250 words) to secretary@synergy.nu before the 22nd of September, 15:00h!  Questions? Mail to marketing@synergy.nu  Want a recap about the information given during the Information Session?  Here you can find the powerpoint of the general presentation about Active Membership!

NCE Kick-Off

September 21st, 2021 | 12.15h - 13.30h
Elinor Ostromgebouw

Make sure to be in front of the EOS building in the break on Tuesday the 21st of September for a festive opening of the registrations for the Nijmegen Career Event! The Nijmegen Career Event is the largest career event of Gelderland which will take place on the 23rd and 24th of November. This event is the perfect way to find a possible future employer. Starting from 12:15u until 13:30u, the NCE Committee will be handing out free ice cream and ‘poffertjes’ in celebration. There is also a chance to win goodies and prizes, so make sure you don’t miss out on this stunt!

Bubble Soccer

September 22nd, 2021 | 14.00h - 17.00h
Park Brakkenstein

Everyone knows how to play soccer, but have you ever played it with a giant inflatable ball around you? Come and play bubble soccer while you get to know your fellow students after finishing the first few weeks of classes! The activity will be at Park Brakkenstein, which is located behind the EOS building, from 14:00 until 17:00. You will be divided over three different timeslots from 1 hour. The subscriptions for this activtiy will open September 14th at 15:00h. Members pay €5,50 and non-members pay €8,50. You can unsubscribe up until 24 hours before the start of the activity. You will then receive back your money minus €0,36 iDeal costs.

General Members Meeting

September 28th, 2021 | 18.30h
De Waagh

On Tuesday the 28th of September, the annual inauguration of the new board will take place during the General Members Meeting. During this meeting, the board of 2020-2021 will evaluate the past year and the candidate board of 2021-2022 will present their plans for this year. The General Members Meeting will be in Dutch. The General Members Meeting will start at 19:00 hours. You are welcome to join us from 18.30 hours for a cup of coffee or tea at De Waagh. You have to subscribe for the General Members Meeting via the Synergy website. The agenda, evaluation of the policy plan, the records of the last General Members Meeting, the proposal to buy an embroidered banner, the proposed changes to the Rules of Procedure (HR) and the vision of the candidate board for upcoming year will be sent to you then. If you would like to receive the evaluation of the financial policy plan as well, you can request it by sending an email to our secretary. All the documents will also be available at the Synergy Office (EOS 00.180) from the 14th of September. If you do not understand Dutch, our secretary can send you a summary in English. If you do not understand Dutch, our secretary can send you a summary in English. You can send in questions in advance regarding all documents, except for the vision of the candidate board. This document will be assessed completely during the General Members Meeting. Please send your questions before the 24th of September to chairman@synergy.nu.  If you cannot attend the General Members Meeting, please send an e-mail to  secretary@synergy.nu . Someone else can vote for you, if you let us know 24 hours before the start of the General Members Meeting.  If you cannot attend, but you are interested in the evaluation and the plan of the candidate board of Study Association Synergy, please send an e-mail to  secretary@synergy.nu  to receive these documents.  We hope to see you there!  

Inhouse day by Young Colfield

September 29th, 2021 | 09.30h - 12.00h
Young Colfield Amsterdam

*This event is for Dutch speaking students only* Are you interested in Young Colfield and would you like to know more about the Talent Program? Then register for the Inhouse day on Wednesday morning on the 29th of September from 09:30h until 12:00h! During this morning you will get to know more about Young Colfield. They will tell you all about the Talent program, their organisation and the vision Young Colfield is built upon. You will meet multiple trainees and will get the opportunity to ask your questions. Are you interested? They would love to meet you. You can register here until the 22nd of September. Hope to see you soon!

Beer Pong Tournament

September 29th, 2021 | 20.00h | 22.00h
To be announced

It's time to put your beer pong skills to the test. That is why the Kick-Off Committee is organizing a beer pong tournament on the 29th of September from 20:00h until 22:00h! Do you know how to hit the redcups with that one beautiful trick shot? Or are you unlucky this evening? Find out and compete against other teams! For this activity you register as a duo (together you are a team). Subscriptions will open september 16th at 15:30h. Members pay €7,- and non-members pay €11,25. You can unsubscribe up until 24 hours before the start of the activity. You will then receive back your money minus €0,36 iDeal costs. *We will work with Testen voor Toegang. Make sure you have a valid certificate ready. More information can be found on: www.testenvoortoegang.org*

Past events

Freshmen Dinner

September 13th, 2021 | 18.30h - 20.00h
De Waagh

On the 13th of September we have got our Freshmen Dinner! All firstyear students and their mentors are welcome to join us at The Waagh to see each other again and have a delicious dinner. This dinner is the ideal moment to get to know your fellow students better after the orientation week. You will get a great dinner and the first drink is included. We start at 18:30h at The Waagh and hope to see all of you there! The subscriptions will open September 7th at 12:00h. Members pay €8,50 and non-members pay €12,50. You can unsubscribe up until 24 hours before the start of the activity. You will then receive back your money minus €0,36 iDeal costs.

Synergy Drink: Game Night

September 13th, 2021 | 21.00h
Café van Buren

On September 13th, after the Freshman Dinner, we will go to Café van Buren for the first monthly drink of this academic year! The theme will be Game Night, which means that there will be several games available for you to play. During the drinks you can catch up with everyone you have met during the Orientation Week, but of course also get to know other Synergy members. We are really looking forward to seeing everyone physically again and to be able to toast with Synergy to a fantastic year! Of course there will be a free barrel of beer as well! Because a maximum number of members can join this drink, you will have to subscribe via this website this time! The subscriptions will open September 7th at 12:00h *We will work with  Testen voor Toegang.  Make sure you have a valid certificate ready. More information can be found on: www.testenvoortoegang.org* 

(Pre-)Master Lunch

September 14th, 2021 | 12.30h - 13.15h
Park Brakkenstein

Looking for a break during your lectures? Then join us for a (pre-) master lunch! The lunch will take place on September 14th during the break from 12:30 to 13:15 at Park Brakkenstein, which is located behind the EOS building. Members will get a deluxe bun and something to drink for €3,50 and non-members will pay €5,99. The subscriptions will open on September 10th at 12:00h. You can unsubscribe up until 24 hours before the start of the activity. You will then receive back your money minus €0,36 iDeal costs. The subscriptions will close Monday September 13th at 15:00h

Information Session for Active Membership

September 15th, 2021 | 12.30h - 13.30h
GR 0.100

Do you want to become an active member? On the 15th of September we will be holding an information session about active membership. During this session we will be explaining what it means to be an active member, which committees we offer and what the committees will be doing.  The session will be on campus at GR 0.100 during the lunch break at 12:30h.

Online Information Session for Active Membership

September 17th, 2021 | 12.30h - 13.15h
Zoom

Do you want to become an active member and did you miss the information session for active membership? No worries! On Friday the 17th of September we will be holding an online information session about active membership. During this session we will be explaining what it means to be an active member, which committees we offer and what the committees will be doing.  You can register via the Synergy website until September 17th, 11:30h. You will then receive a link to the Zoom session by mail.

(Pre-)Master Beer Tasting

September 20th, 2021 | 20.00h - 22.00h
De Hemel

Get to know your fellow (Pre-)Master students whilst tasting the most delicious beers! This informal activity is a nice way to get started in Nijmegen and get the most out of your stay at the RU during your (pre-)master. You will get multiple specialty beers brewed by De Hemel to taste. In their really nice garden terrace, underneath cosy coloured lights, you can meet or catch up with your fellow students! Registrations will open September 10th at 12:00 Members pay €5,50 and non-members pay €7,50. You can unsubscribe up until 24 hours before the start of the activity. You will then receive back your money minus €0,36 iDeal costs.