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Buddy week - Media and communications

Here you can find the buddy week program for media and communications.
Welcome to the buddy program for new students at
Media and Communications


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 assosiation or the contact person of each day (see program under)
 


Tuesday August 15.

10:30 First meeting with the new students, introduction and information.
15:00 Common opening concert at St. Hanshaugen.
16:00 - 20:30 A barbeque with HiOA under the direction of OTS. Activities at St. Hanshaugen
21:00 Kick-off at Betong (Majorstuen) together with other SAM students.
 


Wednesday August 16.

New students go to school during the day
15:00 - 16:00 Guided tour around the institute, where we show students where student cards can be obtained.
16:00 - 17:00 Food break
17:00 Traveling together to Luna Park
 

Thursday August 17.

16:00 - 18:00 Treasure hunt in Buddie groups around the institute and in the city
18:00 Award ceremony at St.Hanshaugparken. If bad weather, prize will be given at "Samfunnet"
 

Friday August 18.

New students go to school during the day
11.00 – 16.00
Student assosiaction 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.
16:30 Barbeque at the Frogner Park with tapas. Students bring their own plates. Activities like Kubb, Frisbee, Kick the can, etc
20:00 Heading to IL Barbera
 

Saturday August 19.

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 activites and explore new venues in Oslo. Everything is free! For more information, visit: https://studentslippet.no/
17:00 -20:00 Meet-up on daytime at "Samfunnet" for become-known games, impro and theatresports in groups.
20:30 Party night at Chateau Neuf
 

Sunday August 20.

Day off
 

Monday August 21.

New students go to school during the day
16:30 Food break at St.hanshaugen park
18:30 Minigolf after school at Oslo Camping.
If funds do not extend, we arrange a cricket tournament in the park.
 

Tuesday August 22.

New students go to school during the day
16:30 - 17: Gathering at home of one of the buddies at your group
18:00 - 20:00 "Syng" karaoke at Grünerløkka kl. 18.
20:00 Samfunnet


Wednesday August 23.

New students go to school during the day
Day off
 

Thursday August 24.

New students go to school during the day
11.00 – 16.00
Student support day i Pilestredet 52.
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 carreer advising and library services to IT-support and our University Chaplain.
18:00 - 19:00 Gathering at Solli Bowling and chill out with some rounds of bowling
19:00 Pizza at Peppes
 

Friday August 25.

New students go to school during the day
17:00 - 18:30 Rebus run with professional content
18:30 Gathering in the park with awards.
 

Saturday August 26.

17:00 Meet-up in Buddie groups dressed in costumes.
19:00 We organize a theme / costume party at La Boheme with awards. The awards goes to winners in various completed competitions