Labyrint has a total of 11 committees, all of which can be found on this page. Each committee either organises different types of activities, designs the yearbook or the association magazine deSofa. Activities can be either study-related or social in their nature, relating to for example cultural or sporty themes. All the upcoming activities can be found under Events in the calendar on the website.
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Besides the regular committees, Labyrint also has an advisory board. The advisory board serves the board of the association by giving advice to aid the progression of Labyrint. Additionally, Labyrint also has a treasury committee that checks all the financial accountancy and provides the treasurer with financial advice.
Study association Labyrint will have the following committees in the college year 2019-2020
All Years Weekend Committee
The All Years Weekend Committee organises a social weekend for students of all years to a foreign city, such as Gent or Lille. The weekend is all about bonding between the members of all study years. For that reason, there is a lot of freedom in the choice of activities that will be taking place during the weekend. Additionally, the committee organises a theme announcement, a social activity, and a reunion. This committee is open for Dutch-speaking students only.
Alumni are members of Labyrint who have finished their studies and would still like to be connected to the association. For this special group of individuals, the alumni committee organises three activities, a symposium, a workshop, and a network event. Of course, current students, especially Master students, are also invited to these activities as the activities give a nice impression of the many options there are after having studied psychology. The committee also produces a newsletter twice a year especially for the alumni to keep them updated about the association developments. This committee is open for Dutch-speaking students only.
deSofa Committee (deSofa)
deSofa committee makes the Labyrint magazine: deSofa. The committee is responsible for the design, content creation and distribution of the magazine. Three editions of deSofa will be released during the college year and digitally sent to all Labyrint members. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
The introduction committee organises two activities: the parents-day and the first years weekend. The first years weekend in September is meant to have the first year students bond with one another as well as with Labyrint. With the organisation of a first years weekend, there is also a separate theme announcement and a reunion. At the parents-day parents get the opportunity to visit the faculty as well as get to experience psychology workgroups and lectures. This committee will be working through the study year as well as the summer. This committee is open to Dutch-speaking students only.
Long Study Trip Committee
This committee organises a one-week trip. This trip takes place in May and will consist of both social, cultural and study-related activities. When organising a study trip, you are for example occupied with contacting other universities, organising study-related activities, finding public transport, as well as planning social and cultural activities. Besides this, the committee also organises a separate destination announcement and a reunion, as well as a lecture related to the destination of the trip. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
The party committee organises three big theme parties which all students can go to. The party committee organises an external location, a theme, decorations, and promotion. The committee also organises a pool-party and a formal (gala). This committee is open for Dutch-speaking students only.
Psychologist and Future Perspective Congress Committee (PFP)
The PFP committee organises a large psychology congress. During this congress, 26 speakers from different specialties within psychology will share their personal experiences within the work field. The congress is organised especially for psychology student so they can orientate themselves for their master and career after their studies. The congress will include lunch and drinks afterward. Besides the PFP-congress this committee will also organize a lecture. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
Social Activities Committee
The social activities committee organises five different activities: a first years activity, a Christmas dinner, a dies activity, a pub crawl, and a special drinks activity. This committee is especially suited for first-years who want to become more active within Labyrint. To sum up it is a really diverse committee. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
Study Orientation Committee
This committee organises study-related activities throughout the year. The committee will organise a lecture, a workshop, a case-study day and an excursion to a Dutch university. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
Winter Sports Committee
This new committee organizes a four-day winter sports trip to a destination within Europe. The weekend is all about fun and sportiness. Additionally, this committee organizes a location announcement and a reunion. There is also a sporting activity planned. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.
Every year Labyrint makes a special yearbook. In the yearbook there is, for example, fun information about all the committees. The yearbook committee is a great committee for creative spirits who enjoy designing. Besides the yearbook the committee also organizes a theme announcement as well as a yearbook presentation. This committee is open for international as well as Dutch students.