Newsletter #1 16/17

Newsletter #1 16/17

  1. Welcoming the board
  2. Pancake Pub
  3. Conversation Corner

Welcoming the board

We would like to thank everyone who came to the first Conversation Corner last Thursday, we hope everyone had a good time. For those who could not join us we will now introduce the new board of 2016/2017!

Catarina Mouratidou – President

Hi! I’m Catarina and I will be your president for this year. I’m studying Industrial Engineering and Management with Japanese orientation. When I’m not studying I enjoy photography, archery and gaming. I’d love to meet you all, so please stop by conversation corner or any of our other events and say hi!

Pelle Femic – Vice President

Hello everyone, i’m known by many names but you may start by calling me Pelle. For this year I will be vice president of our beloved East Asian Association. I am currently studying Industrial Engineering and Management International with Japanese as my language of choice. I see myself as a very easy going person who you can ask for advice any day or time of the week. Some of my interests include hanging out with friends, meeting new people and trying new and different things!

Björn Tallberg – Treasurer

Hello! My name is Björn and I’m the East Asian Association’s treasurer this year. As such, my main task is to manage the economy of the organisation and panic over missing receipts. 🙂 I’m currently studying Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering with Japanese Orientation.

Matilda Ralmé – Secretary

Hello people! My name is Matilda Ralmé and I’m in the end of my studies for Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering with Chinese. I’ve lived two years in Beijing, and even though I miss it, it is nice to be home. Some of my hobbies include playing games, reading books and mixing drinks. I hope to see you all on our events this year!

Malte Arfors – Event Manager

Yo! My name is Malte and I’m going to be responsible for this year’s events. I’m quite the goofball but I love socializing so if you see me around don’t hesitate to say hi! I’m really hoping that many of you will visit during the Conversation Corners and other events that we have planned this year!

Johanna Tuvskog – Chief of Media

Hello! My name is Johanna and I will mainly be in charge of creating different kinds of promotional content, but I will also help with a lot of other things. This year I am going to study my second year of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering with Japanese. I am looking forward to see you on our different events during this year!

Lina Hinderup – Chief of Conversation Corner

Hi! I’m Lina and I’m responsible for the conversation corner. I’m also the panda of EAA, whatever that might mean… This year I will start my third year studying Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering. I have been swimming for 18 years and I also have a very big interest in anime, manga, cosplay and gaming. If you see me don’t be afraid to say hello!

Björn Edlund – Chief of Education

Hi! My name is Björn and I will be in charge of the evaluation of Chinese and Japanese Asian studies at Linköping University. I study Japanese and Master of Science in Industrial and Management engineering and my goal is to help create one of the best program in Asian studies. I like to compose music, play piano, ski, canoe, play tennis and of course hang out with friends and meet new people. If you see me around campus please feel free to say hello!

Joakim Östman – Chief of Information

Hello everyone! My name is Joakim but everyone calls me Jocke. I’m currently in my third year of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering – International. I also study Japanese as a part of my program and I will do a year of exchange in Japan in my fourth year. This is my third year as a board member and I’ll be in charge of the website, social media and the newsletter this year so if you have any suggestions related to that, please send me an email.

Erik Tollin – General

Hi everyone! I’m Erik and will be responsible for the welcome period for the students studying japanese and chinese pre-year. I’m currently on my last year of Industrial Economics and Management with Japanese and will hopefully find a job in Japan during the year. I like traveling and meeting new people! Looking forward to see you all!

Pancake Pub

EAA would like to invite all students – new and old to join us for our annual pancake pub!

We will be serving pancakes for 30kr and you can buy delicious beer and cider at our bar. If you are not a member yet you can pay the membership fee at the pub. (Membership is not required for this event)

So please join us on tomorrow, September 8th in Gasquen, Kårallen

Conversation Corner

Due to the Pancake Pub there will not be a Conversation Corner tomorrow, more information on our Facebook page.