Upcoming Events

Wed 20 Nov, 16:00 to 18:00

Witteveen+Bos is an engineering and consultancy firm that advises and helps their clients all over the world in resolving today's complex challenges. The energy transition, climate adaption, flooding problems, healthy cities, circular economy and large-scale replacement of infrastructure are only some of the major challenges that they deal with. Witteveen+Bos advises and helps clients in making the right choices.

Tue 12 Nov, 16:30 to 19:00

Being enrolled as a student at the faculty of Electrical Engineering doesn't mean that studying is all you should do. You'll gain an immense amount of technical knowledge through your courses, but there are many more (personal or interpersonal) skills that your courses or even Wervingsdagen will not teach you. As a committee member, you'll learn to cooperate, be a reliable team member, learn how to organise an event or create something that people will be able to admire for years afterwards.

Wed 13 Nov, 12:40 to 13:20

Het Ministerie van Defensie is verantwoordelijk voor de verdediging van ons land. Dit doen ze via verschillende diciplines, zoals land- en luchtmacht en de marine.

De lezing zal worden gegeven door een Officier Electronica die werkzaam is bij de luchtmacht. Hij komt vertellen over het modernisatietraject van de EOV- en zelfbescherminsmaatregelen van de F-16 en Theorie over jamming-tactieken.

 

Fri 15 Nov, 13:30 to 16:30

One important skill any electrical engineer should have is proper soldering. This year Volundr hosts three soldering sessions where we will make a cool gadget. The sessions each have space for 20 participants so be quick and register!

The entry fee is €5,- and soldering materials will be present at the workshop.

 

Mon 18 Nov, 16:00 to 20:45

Electronic tests at the TU/e are carried out using STEP sticks (Secured Test Environment Protocol). These are bootable USB sticks that make sure that the laptop is only able to boot in the test application (SaaS). The project digital testing is being finalized and therefore the project team is organizing a hackaton for students. During this hackaton two scenarios are being tested:

Tue 19 Nov, 9:00 to 12:30

One important skill any electrical engineer should have is proper soldering. This year Volundr hosts three soldering sessions where we will make a cool gadget. The sessions each have space for 20 participants so be quick and register!

The entry fee is €5,- and soldering materials will be present at the workshop.

 

Thu 21 Nov, 16:30 to 19:00

Donderdag 21 november organiseert de ACCI een feest, helemaal in het thema van Antarctica! Kom gezellig mee feesten en doe mee aan spelletjes zoals titanicen of curling met pullen. Geniet van de pinguïns en vier het 25 miljoen jarige bestaan van Antarctica in stijl!

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, 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, 9:00 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

AME is an independent developer and manufacturer of high quality electronic products located in the top technological region of the world (Brainport Eindhoven). Our goal is to create innovative products that exceed customer expectations. We accomplish this by integrating product development and manufacturing and keeping a clear focus on the product and its function.

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, 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.

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.

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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