Standing on the shoulders of Newton

  • Feb 25, 2019 12:45 - 13:30
  • Lunch Lecture

Studium Generale organizes a lunch lecture about Sir Isaac Newton. The lecture will be given by Prof. dr. ir. Fokko Jan Dijksterhuis and free lunch is included.  Standing on the shoulders of Newton With his Principia of 1687, Isaac Newton (1642-1727) laid the foundations of modern science. This achievement was possible because – as he phrased – he could stand on the shoulders of...

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Lunch Lecture Voortman Steel Group

  • Feb 27, 2019 12:30 - 13:45
  • Lunch Lecture
  • 10 participants
  • Subscription open

Voortman Steel Machinery has designed, developed and manufactured machines for the profile- and sheet processing industry for over 45 years. With many international daughter companies, responsible for sales and service, they are a worldwide renowned supplier with over a thousand installed Voortman systems. In order to stay ahead in the market they continuously innovate and develop...

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Committee interest market

  • Mar 5, 2019 12:30 - 13:45
  • Social
  • 28 participants
  • Subscription open

At the committee interest market, a lot of committees will present themselves to search for new members. If you are looking for a committee to join or just curious what the committees do, you should definitely come by. Free lunch is included, just make sure you sign up.

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Excursion ExxonMobil

  • Mar 6, 2019 08:00 - 18:00
  • Excursion
  • 5 participants
  • Subscription open

ExxonMobil has two refineries in the Benelux, one in Rotterdam and another one in Antwerp, together with seven chemical plants, a center for research and development, a lube oil blending plant and several offices. During this excursion you will learn more about ExxonMobil in Rotterdam and meet the people that work there as an engineer. During the excursion a lunch will be provided,...

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Lunchlecture NSE

  • Mar 11, 2019 12:30 - 13:30
  • Educational
  • 16 participants
  • Subscription open

The NSE is a national survey which gives tens of thousands of students the opportunity to give their opinion on their studies every year. The University of Twente participates in this survey as well. This lunch lecture will give you some additional info about the NSE along with a free lunch! You can check out the survey as well by going to: www.nse.nl  

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Newton SkiTrip 2019

  • Mar 14, 2019 16:00 - Mar 18, 2019 07:00
  • Social
  • 43 participants

After the success of the last few years, Isaac Newton once again organises an epic skitrip this time together with Daedalus! This year we will bravely venture to the Italian alps, more specific the ski area of Sauze d'Oulx. For the small price of 285 euros which includes the bus trip, appartment and the skipass. We will depart in the afternoon of Thursday the 14th of March and we...

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