Fries & Drinks party | October 6th
The first FoodCie activity is coming up again! On October 6, at 5PM, there will be a Fries & Drinks Party for all members of Apollo. For only €2 you can enjoy wine, beer, fries and snacks at Binnenveld, Haarweg. Registrations are open until October 6, 11:59 PM. So get your college friends together and come to this Fries & Drinks Party on October 6!
Meet our alumni | October 1st
Curious about the possibilities after studying BGM or MCH? In the second part of Apollo’s ‘Meet our alumni’ series, Fieke Wolters will tell you more about of her work at GGD! The lecture will take place online on the 1ste of October during lunchtime, 12.30 PM. Don’t forget to sign up!
Cocktailparty | September 30th
Hey first-years students! Do you want to enjoy a nice cocktail and meet your fellow first-years students? Then come and have a drink on 30 September at 19:00! It promises to be a fun evening for only 4 euros for Apollo members and 5 euros for non-members Registration is open until 28 september.
Apollo Games | September 22th
The Olympic Games has come to an end. Therefore, the Axie organized the Apollo Games on 22 september, 19.00 at Dijkgraaf park! Come and get to know your fellow students during fun games, like flunkybal and beerpong! The winner will be rewarded with honor and a prize. Registration is open until 21 september, 23:59, and the activity is free of charge.
Potluck diner | September 7th
On the 7th of September there will be a potluck dinner for all master students! It is the perfect time to get to know your fellow students. The concept is simple; everyone brings a little bit of food and togheter it will be a table full of delicous and different food. The drinks will be taken care of. So, don’t worry about that.
Take advantage of this great opportunity to get to know your new, or old, fellow students well and sign up!
Integration week | 31th of August – 2nd of September
This week is especially for you, the first-year students of BGM! It is a fun way to get to know your fellow students. Also, Apollo will introduce you to all the real Wageningen student games and you will get to know your mentor. You don’t want to miss this! Sign up before August 29th at 22:00.
LinkedIn Photoshoot | June 23th
Does your LinkedIn profile or resume need an update? Then get your professional picture taken for free! You will also get a free Subway sandwich 🙂 The photoshoot is wednesday june 23th between 12 and 13.30. To avoid big crowds, you are obligated to sign up for a time slot. The photoshoot will be outside in front of the Forum building. With bad weather, it will be moved inside. There’s a limited amount of places available, so be sure to sign up fast.
Canoeing | June 16th
The Axie organizes canoeing! The activity will take place at June 16, 2021 and costs maximum 2 euro. The activity will take place in 2 shifts: 15.00-16.00 and 16.00-17.00 at Haarwal 3. During the activity you will canoe in a 3-person canoe with 2 persons to keep 1,5 meters distance. You can register in duos or alone. Registration is open until 14-06-2021, 23:59.
InHealth lecture | June 15th
Are you curious about an example of what you can do later after our study or what kind of internship you can do? Inhealth will give a lecture on this subject on Tuesday, June 15. Inhealth is a creative consultancy firm that helps organizations with change management issues around vitality, health and sustainable employability of employees. They go for an approach that fits in with the strategy, culture and leadership of the organization.
If you want to know more about this, come to the lecture that inhealth is giving us!
Beachvolleybal | June 10th
The warm, long summer evenings are slowly becoming more and more frequent. The EJC therefore thought it would be a good plan to play beach volleyball on June 10 at 18h as the last activity of the year. If you are up for a competitive but fun evening, sign up!
Hope to see you then, the EJC
Meet our alumni Part 1 | June 9th
Do you want to know more about the possibilities after studying BGM or MCH? Apollo is organizing a ‘Meet Our Alumni’ series! In this series, multiple alumni will tell about their experiences in the workfield after BGM or MCH.
In part 1, Merle Schots will talk about her story of becoming a junior researcher at Mulier Instituut. Of course there is time for all your questions. Part 1 will take place online on June 9th at 12.30h.
Borrel to go! | June 3rd
Are you up for a fun evening with some tasty snacks and drinks? That is possible with this BorrelCie activity! We provide the snacks and drinks for you, the only thing you have to do is pick them up at Duivendaal and have a nice evening. We will give you a hand with that; in the borrel package you will also find a game. Sign up and pick up your package on June 3rd between 19:00 and 20:00 at duivendaal! What you do next is completely up to you. A few ideas: have a picnic by the Rijn, have a drink with your housemates or make it a full game night.
Hope to see you on June 3rd at duivendaal!
Potluck diner | June 2nd
Dear Master students, don’t have any diner plans next Wednesday, June 2, and would you like to get to know your fellow students a little better? Then come to the potluck diner! What’s the idea? All of you bring a delicious dish and eat it together, simple as that. We provide a nice drink during dinner, so you do not have to think about that. The potluck will be between 18h and 20h and we will meet in the Torckpark.
See you then!
Lunch walks | May 27th
On May 27, the FoodCie organizes a delicious lunch activity, namely Lunch Walks!
Pick up a packed lunch together and walk one of the walking routes that are provided. You can sign up in pairs or you can choose to be linked to someone. Enjoy the nice weather while having a nice lunch.
This activity is for Apollo members only and costs € 1 !!!
You don’t want to miss that, do you? The exact time will follow.
Cantus | May 20th
Hi everyone! Are you also bored of corona and want to go to a beercantus? Fortunately, we have organized a professional and interactive online beercantus on the 20th of May in the evening with other study associations in Wageningen! You are provided with a livestream, a booklet with the songs and a night to remember! It is not only for all of the members of the associations but also for non-members. So you can join the beercantus with your housemates or friends. Everyone should sign up individually at their own association. The costs will be max 3 euros for members and max 6 euros for non-members for the beercantus. For 2 euros extra you can also get a beer, soda or wine package from us. We hope to see you there!
Aethon meeting | May 26th
Are you still looking for a job in the health sector? Then come to the online meeting of Aethon. In this meeting Aethon will tell you more about what you can expect when you have a side job at Aethon. Furthermore you can always ask questions and there will be a small quiz. The meeting is completely free of obligations, so even with the smallest questions you can come by. We hope to see you on the 26th of May at 12:00h!
Career event | May 18th
On Tuesday the 18th of May, Apollo will organize an online career for the bachelor Health & Society and the accompanying master Communication, Health and Life Sciences. Various alumni will tell more about their education and career. In addition, there will also be a few companies that will tell you more about what they might have to offer you! The evening career will start at 7:30 PM and you can also sign up for a free snack and drink package!
Stagelunch gzicht | May 18th
Are you looking for an internship? Especially for master students of study associations Mercury and Apollo an internship lunch is organized in cooperation with gzicht. This lunch will take place on May 18th from 12:00 to 13:30. If you would like to attend, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org before May 15. Gzicht will then review your CV and possibly invite you to this internship lunch.
At our consultancy firm you will use your knowledge and skills to solve financial and business issues in healthcare, education or government together.
For us, advice is constantly looking and listening in order to be able to advise what is needed. At gzicht you won’t find a preconceived program or mapped-out career path. You are responsible for your own career. Colleagues support you in this. In an open atmosphere, we help each other to grow. Internship Assignment During your studies, will you accept the challenge of working with us on sustainable progress in healthcare? During your internship, we expect you to find out what critical success factors there are to make business operations in the healthcare sector more sustainable. Will you be able to design an instrument that allows healthcare providers to realize this sustainability challenge? Curious? Talk to Jildou and Annemiek about your ambitions and opportunities at gzicht!
Lecture Milieu Platform Zorgsector| May 12th
Do you want to know more about how health care can be made more sustainable? Milieu Platform Zorgsector knows all about it! In this lecture, they will tell you about their work in making the health care sector more sustainable. They will also talk about the Green Deal “Sustainable care for a Healthy Future”. This LexCie lecture will take place online on May 12th, 12.00. You can sign up until May 11th. We hope to see you at this interesting lecture.
Kingsday hunt | April 22nd
First years only!
The King’s birthday is coming up soon and in order to celebrate it to some extent in the current circumstances a Kingsday themed scavenger hunt for beers will be organised for first year students! The activity will take place on April 22th, starting at 16:00. Sign up as a duo, or alone in which case we’ll match you with a partner. Of course there will be a prize for the winner, and bonus points for those who show up in Kingsday related clothing! Registrations will be open until April 18th.
Regards from the first year committee
CV-training | April 19th
Do you always find it so difficult to prepare a good CV? Then the CV training that Apollo organizes together with Student Career Services (SCS) is something for you!
This training will take place online on Monday, April 19 from 12:00 to 13:30. During this interactive workshop, SCS will help you discover your competencies through six different roles. You will then be taught how to show these competencies in the best possible way on your CV.
We hope to see you at the training!
Jachtseizoen | April 20th
Will you outsmart the board and stay out of the board’s hands for two hours? Then participate in the hunting season of Apollo on April 20 at 19h. Try to remain unseen for as long as possible in the center of Wageningen.
The pair that outsmarts the board the best will win a prize!
Bootcamp | April 15th
Did you also do less sports during corona? And did you decide that now is the time to go sporting again? Join the Axie to do sports together! We will do different sports and games, but we will of course keep 1.5 meter distance.
The activity committee will organise different sport and game activities in the park near Dijkgraaf, of course completely corona proof. Do you want to get (back) in shape and meet some of your fellow students, join the Axie bootcamp! It will take place on the 15th of April on 17.00.
Shot Night! | April 13th
Tuesday, April 13 at 20:00h the Shot night of the BorrelCie is planned. Do you fancy an evening with 5 different parties and each party a matching shot, then sign up!
In advance the 5 shots will be delivered to your home, if you live in Wageningen. If you live somewhere else you can pick them up at one of the committee members. On the evening itself you can expect 5 quizzes about the different parties with as a finale of course the shot, so bring your party knowledge along!
Members: 4 euro
Non-members: 5 euro
Chocolate Tasting | March 24th
The FoodCie is organizing a delicious chocolate tasting with bonbons from Columbus! This activity will take place online, on March 24 at 8 pm. If this seems good to you, make sure to register for March 21. Externals are also welcome, so feel free to ask your friends!
The price is € 2 for members and € 3 for non-members. Hopefully we’ll see you then!
Bob Rossen | March 4th
Hey everybody, Do you suffer from stress in these busy days? Understandable! But don’t worry, because who better to fix that than our big friend: Bob Ross! That is why we are planning an old-fashioned evening painting on March 4, during which we will deliver the painting packages throughout Wageningen. Cozy with your roommates, best friends or rather alone? Everything is possible. Register soon! Registrations are open until February 24th. If you want to sit together with your friends, you can sign up with the same adress. You only have to sign up seperately.
Price Members: 2 €
Price non-members: 4 €
Greetings, the First Years Committee
High Tea by Artemis | March 3rd
Willen jullie kennis maken met het Dispuut der Apollo Wageningen Artemis of hebben jullie zin in een gezellige avond met een lekker kopje thee?
Schrijf je dan nu in voor de High Tea georganiseerd door Artemis. Eén van de leden van Artemis zal je op 3 maart blij komen maken met thee en verschillende lekkernijen die goed bij thee passen. Let op! Dit kan alleen als je aanwezig bent in Wageningen (eventueel Bennekom/Ede)
Deze gezellige online activiteit zal maar 1 euro kosten en de betaling zal verder geregeld worden door Apollo! Verder is het belangrijk om te weten dat je na het bezoeken van deze activiteit niet direct lid hoeft te worden van het dispuut. Al zijn extra leden natuurlijk wel gezellig!
General Members Meeting | February 24th
On February 24th, Apollo will have another GMM, in which the new board members will be presented. We invite all members to join us!
Are you already sure you will be there? Sign up with this link for a delicious surprise package to enjoy during the GMM! You can sign up until 21-02-2021.
Lecture Kenniscentrum Sport & Bewegen | February 23th
Op dinsdag 23 februari om 12:30 zal er weer een online lunchlezing worden georganiseerd door de LexCie! Ditmaal in samenwerking met de LexCie van Voeding & Gezondheid, en er zal verteld worden door het Kenniscentrum Sport & Bewegen wat zij kunnen betekenen voor een gezondere levensstijl. Er zal verteld worden wat zij doen, waar ze zich mee bezighouden en hoe hun werkwijze eruit ziet. Een leuke koppeling van theorie naar praktijk, hoe bewegen en sporten van belang zijn voor onze gezondheid!
Crazy 44 | February 22nd – February 27th
Have you and your friends run out of inspiration for something to do? We have a solution!
In the week from February 22nd to February 27th, the BorrelCie will organize a Crazy 44! In this week the goal is to do as many assignments from the list as possible with your group. These assignments can be done coronaproof anywhere and vary in difficulty. This way you can collect points. The group that has the most points at the end of the week wins a prize!
CookBook FoodCie | February 15th
To get through this corona period as well as possible, we would like to make the Apollo Cookbook! An online cookbook with which we can inspire each other to put something delicious on the table,
We would like you to send us your favourite recipes. This can be anything; a dish that reminds you of your favourite holiday, your grandma’s applepie or something simple. It doesn’t matter whter it’s a lunch, appetizer, main dinner, dessert, or something baked, because all ideas are welcome.
A physical FoodCie activity is not possible yet but this way we can enjoy food together anyway!
Below you can find a format for sending in a recipe and also an example of how to fill in this format. You are also allowed to send us your recipe as a link, picture or text. Recipes can be sent in until February 15th. You can send your recipe to email@example.com
We hope to get lots of recipes!
Love, the FoodCie
Winter Scavenger Hunt | February 10th
Do you want to get a break from all hard work and enjoy a FREE fun outside activity which brings some healthy exercise? Then gather your friends, fellow students, housemates, anyone who’ll like this activity as well (no need to be a member of Apollo or an MCH student), and join a nice wintery scavenger hunt on Wednesday February 10th!
You can start from 18:00 onwards and the end time is 20:30 at the latest (you can start a bit later than 18:00 if you prefer). You’ll start at home (in Wageningen) and in groups of 2 you’ll walk (or cycle, whatever you prefer) a nice route across Wageningen, while solving puzzles to get to the next destination. When signing up, we ask for your phone number in order to send these puzzles to you via Whatsapp (and so that you can share your answers and location with us). At the end, a surprise will await you!
So get off that couch and sign up together with your favorite scavenger hunt partner! Make sure that both you and your buddy sign up. You can also sign up alone, then we will match you to a teammate and you’ll get to know someone new in this isolated time 😉
Craft Beer Tasting | January 26th
The Axie organizes a craft beer tasting! This event takes online place on tuesday 26 January 2021 at 20.30. The first subscribers will get some extras! The craft beer tasting costs 3 euro for members and 5 euro for non-members. Beers (4) will be delivered at home if you are in Wageningen, otherwise you have to buy them yourselves.
Walking Dates | Every week in p.3
Nowadays it’s hard to meet other Apollo members, luckily the government still allows us to walk outside 🙂 If you fill in this form, we will match you with another member you can have a walk with, that’s available on the same day as you. All you have to do is decide a time!
Online Escape Room for first year students | January 21th
Hier zijn we weer, met een nieuwe activiteit voor jullie op de planning! 😄
Gezien de huidige situatie, hebben wij een super spannende ONLINE escape room geregeld 🕵️. Deze zal plaatsvinden op 21 januari om 19u! Je kunt je opgeven in een groepje van maximaal 3 (coronatechnisch) of individueel. Als je je individueel inschrijft, hoef je alleen naam 1 in te vullen. Wij zorgen er dan voor dat je bij een leuk groepje komt! Geef je op voor 15 januari!! Zijn jullie slim genoeg om te ontsnappen? Bewijs het en geef je op via deze link!
Wij hopen dat jullie gezellig allemaal meedoen! ✨
Kusjes de EJC
GGD Lecture | January 20th
On Wednesday January 20 12.30h, the Lexcie and the GGD will organize an online lecture about vaccinations. If you want to learn more about this subject, register quickly via this link! The link to the lecture will be sent to your email. See you then!
Internship Lunch with Gzicht | January 20th
Are you looking for an internship? Study Associations Apollo and Mercurius are organising an internship lunch with Gzicht for Dutch master students. This lunch will take place on January 20th from 12;00 to 13;45. Would you like to join, then please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org before January 13th. Gzicht will take a look at your CV and might invite you to the lunch. For questions or remarks you can also mail to email@example.com
Board Interest Drink | January 14th
Are you interested in what a board year looks like? Want to know more about the available positions? Then join our online board interest drink! Grab a drink and join our online meeting! The board will be there to answer all of your questions. The link to join the meeting will be provided later. We hope to see you there!
CV Training | January 14th
Do you also find it difficult to make a good CV? Then Apollo’s CV training in collaboration with Student Career Services (SCS) is something for you! The training will be online and will take place on the 14th of January from 12:45 to 13:45. During this interactive workshop, Elizabeth Oenema from SCS will provide you with some tips and tricks to make a good CV. After that, you will split up in smaller groups to discuss your own CV. So if you would like to improve your CV, then this is the activity for you!
New Year’s Lottery | January 12th
The BorrelCie organizes a New Year’s lottery! Buy as many lottery tickets as you want and have a chance to win a complete “borrel” package. Tuesday evening 12 January 2021 at 20.30h, the lottery will take place via teams. A ticket costs 1,50 for members and 2 euros for non-members.
Walking Dates | Self study week
We launched our walking buddy system! Each week, we will match students together for a walk. This week you can sign up for a random walking date in the self study week. We will match you with someone that’s available on the same day as you, you only have to decide a time.
Do you miss speaking to your fellow members in real life? And do you like walking? Sign up before Sunday 00.00h through this link!
You can sign out by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
EJC Pubquiz | December 2nd
-FOR FIRST YEAR BACHELOR STUDENTS ONLY-
Wachten jullie ook al zo lang op het leren kennen van jullie mede-eerstejaars? Daar komt een oplossing voor! Wij van de eerstejaarscommissie organiseren namelijk een pubquiz voor jullie, geheel gebaseerd op elkaar. Deze vindt plaats op 2 december, vanaf 14 uur op Forum, in lokaal C062. Lijkt het je leuk om mee te doen? Vergeet ook niet om de vragenlijst in te vullen!
Scavenger Hunt for Masters | November 26th
Are you tired of sitting inside behind your computer all day? And are you ready to finally meet your fellow study mates? Then join us on this adventurous scavenger hunt and win amazing prizes!
on November 26, CHL master students will have the opportunity to walk the scavenger hunt around Wageningen that the MasterCie will send out. Following the subscriptions we will make pairs in which you will walk the scavenger hunt. Get some fresh air, meet some new people, and foremost have a lotta fun
Movie Night | November 25th
Do you want a break from all the hard studying and are you excited for Christmas as well? Come watch a Christmas movie with us! On November 25, we will host a free movie night in Forum! We will provide snacks and drinks. See you then!
Bingo Night | November 19th
Are you also bored during corona time and is your thursday evening on november 19 still available? Join the BorrelCie’s Bingo Night! The activity is online, so you can participate from the comforts of your own bed. We will play three rounds with a different theme; classic bingo, swingo and quiz bingo. Each round you’ll be able to win a prize! Hope to see you on the 19th!
Walking Ducks | November 12th
Can you find all the ducks? Participate in our scavenger hunt through the centre of Wageningen on Thursday evening! You will get pictures of places in the centre. Go to these places with your duo partner and make a picture with the rubber duck you’ll find there. The duo that finds the most rubber ducks in the shortest time wins a €10 KRUIMIG voucher! Combine a nice afternoon walk with a scavenger hunt for rubber ducks and you might even win a prize! Who doesn’t want that?! The hunt will start at 19.30h. At 22.00h the winner will be announced.
Lunch lecture with Starthub & Di-Et-Tri | November 5th
We would like to invite you all to our combined lunch lecture, together with the study association Di-Et-Tri (BVG) and Starthub! Starthub’s focus is on the development of entrepreneurial competences of students and that is why we invited two entrepreneurs to join us in this lecture. First, we have invited Paulien. She founded Vegger, with which she aims to contribute to a ‘healing environment’ with green facilities that promotes the well-being of residents and employees in care institutions. Together with Paulien, we have invited Heidi. Heidi founded KRUSH. KRUSH is on a mission to rescue food by creating breakfast cereals made from residual flows (foods that otherwise would be thrown away). We are very excited about this lecture, we hope you are too! The lecture will be online at chromecast at 12.30h on November the 5th. Do you want to participate and do you like to taste some of the KRUSH cereals?
Eerstejaarslunch | October 8th
Nu bijna al het onderwijs online is, is het lastig je jaargenoten te leren kennen. Daarom organiseren wij op 8 oktober een eerstejaarslunch. Leer je jaargenoten beter kennen onder genot van gratis lekkere broodjes en snacks! We zullen om 12 uur in de Uiterwaarden gaan zitten. Het is belangrijk dat je een eigen kussen of kleedje meeneemt om te zitten!
LinkedIn Training | May 25th
Sorry, this training is in Dutch
Ben jij nog niet zo’n held met LinkedIn, dan is deze training wat voor jou! Apollo organiseert op 25 mei een online LinkedIn training. Hierin zullen in een uur tijd allerlei tips en tricks worden besproken. De training begint om 19.00h en is helemaal gratis. Er is maar een beperkt aantal plekken.
Netflix Party | April 9th
Watch the movie “Hitch” together with Apollo with the use of Netflix Party.
Hitch: While helping his latest client woo the woman of his dreams, a professional “date doctor” finds that his game doesn’t quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he’s smitten.
Note: You can only download Netflix Party on chrome. After you downloaded Netflix Party, use the link below to join the movie. The link brings you to the netflix page. Click on the NP button next to your adress bar and you will automatically join the Netflix Party
Use this link to go to the actual movie. We will start the movie at 20.00h.
Online vrijmibo | April 3rd
To make these weird times a bit more fun, we are organizing an online Friday afternoon drink. Do you want to catch up with your study mates and just have a great afternoon during these stressfull times? Join our skype party by clicking on the link below!
PS. Bring your own booze 😉
Bier Bowlen Bitterballen |April 2nd
Houd jij van bier, bowlen en bitterballen? Kom dan naar deze EJC activiteit op donderdag 2 april van 19.45u-21.00u in Bowlingcentrum Groeneveld te Ede! Je kunt je inschrijven tot 31 maart.
Online cards against humanity | April 1st
Do you want to have an old fashioned night of playing games with friends? Then this is the perfect activity for you! The link below will bring you to our skype session, which also contains a link to online cards against humanity, which can be played using skype.
We hope to see you at skype tonight!
Pre-drink Party |March 26th
Come and join the pre-drink party of the BorrelCie! The party takes place at Loburg! For only 2 euros you get 4 consumptions, non-alcoholic or alcoholic and an amazing party. The doors open at 20:30 and there is a possibility to continue the party at Ceres if you can’t get enough. See you at Loburg!!
Codon x Apollo |March 26th
Ben jij nog op zoek naar een (safe) date voor het gala, of wil je gewoon gezellig een drankje doen bij een andere vereniging? Kom dan naar de Apollo x Codon DoMiBo voor maar 50 cent per drankje! Dit wordt na de activiteit automatisch afgeschreven. Het zal plaatsvinden op Forum van 17:00-19:00, het precieze lokaal wordt later nog bekend gemaakt. Je hoeft je niet in te schrijven, kom vooral gezellig even langs!
Uniek Sporten | March 25th
De lexcie presenteert een excursie naar Uniek Sporten! Heb jij altijd al willen weten hoe het is om te sporten met een beperking? Ervaar het zelf op 25 maart van 12:30 tot 16:30!! De excursie bevat een informatief deel en een praktijkdeel. Wij zorgen voor lekkere snacks in de bus, tot dan! De kosten zullen €2 bedragen. Je kunt je vanaf nu inschrijven en de uiterste inschrijfdatum is 23 maart. De uiterste uitschrijfdatum is 24 maart. We vertrekken met de bus vanaf de lebo. Zien we jullie daar?!
High fries | March 4th
Board change party | February 26th
The 26th of February we will celebrate the change of the board in the Woeste Hoeve. The party will start at 22.30 (22.00 for members). Put on your tropical outfit and come congratulate the board!
General members meeting | February 26th
The general members meeting will take place the 26th of February. Marieke en Ciska will leave the board and we will welcome the new board members. We will talk about the plans for the coming half year and afterwards we will go to the Woeste Hoeve for the constitution drink. We hope to see you in C0063 at 19.00!
Lecture mental health | February 25th
The Lexcie is back! Would you like to know more about the subject mental health? Visit the lecture Wednesday 25th February of the Trimbos institute in classroom C0075. There will be a free lunch! Hopefully we will see you there!