Happy Hour (shuffle board) with DION

It’s time to come together! DION invites PhDs, Postdocs and other temporary scientific employees to join the Happy Hour with shuffleboard (sponsored by us) at Work-Work!

Grab some food and drink or just enjoy the social atmosphere and a game of shuffle board. If you have not tried out shuffle board yet, this is the perfect opportunity to give it a try. We have one table reserved for one hour from 18.30 – 19.30. There is plenty of board games at Work-Work as well 😉 Welcome!

When: 21st February, 18:00-21:00
Where: Work-Work, Munkegata 58

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Swing Dance Evening with DION 15 Feb

Feeling cold outside and lacking the desire to go skiing? No problem, DION has an amazing event to offer!

When: Friday, 15 Feb, 18:00-21:00
Where: Realfagbyg parketten

Together with NTNUI Swing og Folke Dans, we have the pleasure to host a 2 hour Swing dance evening at the Realfagbyg parketten.
In the first hour the amazing instructors from NTNUI Dans will teach us the basics of Swing, and we will unleash our talent in the second hour.
Come and join us and you will not have any awkward situations on the dance floor anymore 🙂
There is no need to bring a partner but if you have one, feel free to bring them with you.

For information on clothing and shoes, check out: https://ntnuiswingogfolkedans.wordpress.com/information-in-english/

Fun is guaranteed! Do not hesitate! Save the date and join us!

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Ski day with DION Sat 23 Feb in Bymarka

Join DION  for a cross-country ski day in Bymarka!

Where: Skistua Fjellseterveien, 7020 Trondheim
When: 23 Feb, 11:00

Plan: Meet at Skistua at 11:00, go for ski, meet back at Skistua at 15:00 for some coffee and a chat all together 🙂 . After we will depart on the bus back to the city centre.

Busses run regularly from Kongens Gate, or you can make your own way there.
Those who need to rent skis can do so from Skistua.
When we get there we will split into groups, probably depending on skill level, but just so that we are not too many people all skiing around the place.
For absolute beginners we have a kind volunteer to help you learn.
For those from ‘OK’ to expert, just come along for the social and the chance to improve or show off 😉

DION will cover coffee after the event.

If you are a competent skier and would like to help instruct or organise a group of people please let us at DION know individually. We would really welcome any supervision and help!

ATB bus: https://www.atb.no/reiseplanlegger/?direction=1&tplang=no&from=Kongens%20gate%20K2%20(Trondheim)&to=Skistua%20(Trondheim)&Time=09%3A15&Date=23.02.2019

Ski rental: https://skiklubben.no/marka-i-dag/skiutleie/

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Workshop series for PhD-candidates at NTNU

This spring the HR- and HSE-division offers Workspace for Publishing and Outreach.

This workshop series offers a dedicated space to learn and write together. The main aim is to facilitate work on relevant writing products – such as scientific articles, abstracts, presentations, article-based PhD dissertations, outreach blogs and opinion pieces (kronikk) – both with the help of expert input and peer feedback. The series is based on established courses and workshops (such as HFEL8000 Communicating Science in Journals and to the General Public). In order to maximize learning and productivity, each workshop is structured in three parts: expert input on the given topic, a Shut up & Write (Skrivepress) based on the input, and a feedback session on the outcomes of the S&W.

About Workspace for Publishing and Outreach:

  • 7 topics and 14 workshops during spring semester
  • 3 hours workshop, every Tuesday from week 10 to week 24
  • You can work on your own projects in the workshops
  • 30 participants in each session

The workshop lecturer is Hana Gustafsson. The workshops will be held at Akrinn, Kalvskinnet.

See more information and sign up for the workshops here.