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Buddy week - journalism and photojournalism

Here you can find the buddy program for journalism and photojournalism Autumn 2017.

Welcome to the buddy program for new students at

  • Bachelor in journalism and photo journalism

Important information

  • As a new student you’re automatically assigned a buddy group. You don’t have to sign up. Activities are not mandatory, but we recommend joining!
  • If buddy activities collide with mandatory classes, always make going to class your priority.
  • In the event of any changes to this activity plan, your buddy will keep you updated.
     
  • Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact the buddy association or the contact person of each day (see program under)
    Linn Nyrvik, Styreleder, 458 30 183, linn.nyrvik123@gmail.com
    Petter Pettersen, økonomiansvarlig, 940 30 955, pett-94@hotmail.com
    Vigdis Sofie Sandbæk  +47 416 13 976
    Hanne Mjelstad, 46948996 Hannemjelstad@hotmail.com,
    Emilie Waaler, 41682012 emmiwa@hotmail.com

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Tuesday August 15th

Contact person of the day: Vigdis Sofie Sandbæk, +47 416 13 976

12.30? – 15.00

The buddies will meet you in the classroom after introduction. You will be divided into buddy groups and get a tour around the college. We will eat lunch together before heading up towards St. Hanshaugen for the welcoming ceremony.

15.00 – 16.30

Welcoming ceremony and concert for all students at HiOA, at St. Hanshaugen.

16.30 –

Activities with your buddy group at St. Hanshaugen. The group will be focusing on get-to-know-each other games . We will also be having a barbecue in the evening.

21.00 – 03.00

KICK OFF PARTY at Chateu Neuf! Get ready for an amazing party with great atmosphere and good music.

Wednesday August 16th

Contact person of the day: Vigdis Sofie Sandbæk, +47 416 13 976

18.00 – ??.00

The buddy groups will meet outside P48 and go together to Waldemars Café for quiz night.

Thursday August 16th

Contact person of the day:  Emilie Waaler 41682012

19.00 - 21.00

Preparty with our buddygroups. More info about place will be posted on Facebook

21.00 – the rest of the night

Today is the day for all the singing birds (and wannabees) to come out from the closet. Its time for karaoke at Bør og Børsen.

 

Friday August 18.

Contact person of the day: Emilie Waaler 41682012

11.00 – 16.00

Student association day at Campus Pilestredet.

Buddies will take you there at a convenient time (when you’re not in class).

Student life will be more fun if you join a student association. On this day you can visit the stands of every student assosiation at HiOA and find one that suits your interests.

19.00-22.00

Discover the best cafées with the most delicious coffee, all the view spots, the best park for barbequeing and other places you just need to know. Today we have kollektivreBUS. We travel around with public traffic, feet and bike to different places in Oslo. Buddies are waiting for you at every stop and have arranged some games, activities, competitions and other superfunny stuff for you.

Saturday August 19.

Contact person of the day: Emilie Waaler 41682012

11.00 – 18.00

Studentslippet

Find your Oslo! Your buddy will take you on a get to know the city-day for all new students in Oslo. Visit attractions, participate in activities and explore new venues in Oslo. Everything is free! For more information, visit: https://studentslippet.no/

21.00-late

Put on your nicest party clothes, cover yourself in glitter and find your biggest smile(or just come as you are). Tonight is party night! And we will have an amazing unforgettable night together until sun goes up (or even longer, since the sun goes up super early this time of the year). More exact time and place will be posted on Facebook.

Sunday August 19.

Contact person of the day: Linn Nyrvik (TLF: 45930183)

11 am

Church service, Palace Chapel in the Castle

A more chill end of this first budy week. Curt Rice will hold a speech after the worship

4 pm - as long as your energy lasts

Common kebab

We meet in the buddy groups and eat kebab together. Your buddies will give you more info about meeting point.

Monday  August 20.

Contact person of the day: Linn Nyrvik (TLF: 45830183)

6 pm - approximately 9 pm

Treasure hunt

We have a pubcrawl in our buddygroup and visiting the best bars/pubs around the school area. At every stop you will face different activites and fun challenges that will increase the unity within the groups. You collect points in every stop, and the buddygroup with the highest score will win a nice price! Your buddies will give more info about starting point.

Tuesday August 21.

Contact person of the day: Linn Nyrvik (45830183)

The whole night

No leaches - Movie night? Game night? Cooking together? Pyjamas party?

After 1,5 weeks and right before cabin trip, a calmer night fits well. Your buddies will give you more info about the relaxing event of this evening

Wednesday August 23.

Contact person of the day: Hanne Mjelstad (TLF: 46948996)

17/18 (?) – the rest of the day

Game-night!

The buddy-groups will be responsible for hosting a game-night. We will be playing fun games, such as alias or cards against humanity. Relax and get to know each other.

Thursday August 24.

Contact person of the day: Hanne Mjelstad (TLF: 46948996)

11.00 – 16.00

Student support day at campus Pilestredet.

Buddies will take you there at a convenient time (when you’re not in class).

Get to know what HiOAs has to offer you as a new student. On this day you can visit different stands with all our support services from career advising and library services to IT-support and our University Chaplain.

 

Friday August 25.

Contact person of the day: Hanne Mjelstad (TLF: 46948996)

18 - 20 (?)

Lecture by Morten Hegseth +

We have invited Morten Hegseth from VGTV - Panelet and the podcast “Harm og Hegseth” to come and hold a lecture about being a journalist within other fields than news. Hopefully, Silje Nordnes from the radioshow “P3morgen” will join him. The lecture will be held at HiOA. 

Saturday August 26.

Contact person of the day: Petter Pettersen (94030955)

11.00 - 16.00

Sports day at Voldsløkka

Its going to be a volleyball tournament where the buddy groups compete against each other, barbecue and a soccer match with a giant football in the end.

ca. 20.00

The last celebration of the buddy program - a themed party!

We celebrate the last evening of the buddy program at Bislett cafe & bar. We are going to announce who’s the best buddy group, and theme of the party is “Letter party”. You have to dress up as something that has the similar initial as you.

Sunday August 27.

Contact person of the day: Petter Pettersen (94030955)

15.00

Barbecue at Sørenga/Huk

If the weather is nice, we’re going to meet for a barbecue at Sørenga or Huk. It will be a nice ending to a couple of hectic weeks with your new class mates.