You are invited to C700 on Friday 28th of August at 5.30PM for this open forum. It will be a safe space to discuss any shortcomings that you have noticed at OIST and wish could be fixed, any topic under diversity is welcome.
The Student Assembly Meeting (SAM) for April is open to all students, interns, and special research students.
This month's SAM will be conducted via Zoom in light of COVID-19 concerns and will focus on COVID-19 as well.
A casual weekly journal club with a broad interest in synthetic biology
Regular Tea Time will be at Grano from 4:30pm, after conclusion of the awards ceremony.
The Student Council have this year organized and decided upon a series of Excellence awards:
- Award for Staff Excellence in Student Support
- Award for Student Excellence in Community Service
- Award for Student Excellence in Graduate Research
And have continued our teaching award:
- Students' Choice Teaching Award
These were decided upon based on an open nominations process established by a committee which included representatives from staff, faculty, and students.
Please join us in celebrating the achievements of these wonderful staff and students!
Student Happy Hour
This is an event for OISTers’ to know what activities are happening at OIST, as well as for (official or informal) groups to recruit new members! Especially for new students, it will be a good chance to know activities you could do with people at OIST. Everyone at OIST, including interns, families, postdocs, admins, faculties, are all welcome!
Please spread this info to whom may want to recruit members and look for new activities!
For groups/clubs interested in joining:
If you or your group wants to join this Activities Fair, please email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or message Yuka Suzuki in advance with your group name. Also, please ask Yuka if you want to borrow a screen or do some performance. Performance may be possible in the meeting room 1. Each group will have a spot with a table and their group/activity name at the conference centre. Groups are welcome to bring items to show the taste of their activities or anything to attract people (video, instruments, snacks etc)!
All OIST students are welcome to attend this event.