Student and alumni event

O-week 2017 programme

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Monday, 28 August 2017

9 – 11 am 

Speedy check-in 

11 am – 1 pm 

Welcome brunch 

1.15 pm – 2.30 pm 

Discover the Hertie School 

1 – 4 pm 

Health insurance sign-up | Bank account sign-up | Helpdesks (IT, Bureaucracy, Career) 

3 – 3.15 pm

Leave for student get-together 

4 pm

Student get-together*

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

9 – 11 am 

Meet the Hertie School Community 

11.15 am – 1.15 pm 

Discover the Hertie School 

1 – 4 pm 

Health insurance sign-up | Bank account sign-up | Helpdesks (IT, Bureaucracy, Career) 

1 – 3 pm 

Club fair Forum A

2 – 6 pm 

Photo session* 

7 pm 

Homemade dinner* 

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

9 am – 3 pm 

Simulation games* | Intercultural training* 

3 – 6 pm 

Photo session* 

6 pm

HSA presentation and pub quiz 

Thursday, 31 August 2017

9.30 am – 4.30 pm 

Photo session* 

4.30 – 6.30 pm 

Executive MPA master’s thesis poster exhibition and award ceremony

6.30 – 8 pm

Opening of the academic year with a lecture by Ivan Krastev on Fragility and resilience: What can save Europe from itself?

9 pm

Pub crawl* 

Friday, 1 September 2017

3 – 4.30 pm 

Executive MPA Graduation

5 – 9 pm 

2nd year reunion

2nd year students only. 

10 pm

Semester opening party* 

Events marked with * require pre-registration. Please check your welcome letter and contact studentaffairs[at]hertie-school[dot]org if you wish to make any changes to your registration.