#layout #indesign #Vonk

What the Vonk?! Lay out the lay-out

In the previous edition I have discussed the complete process from goofing around during a meeting, to the publishing of an article. While doing this, I skipped over a rather important aspect of an article: the layout. The layout is in fact by far the most time consuming aspect of creating our magazine. Roughly 90 percent of the articles that are published by the Vonk are actually written by members of our association. ...

#roboteam #soccer #robotics

Scoring for the Future

“By the middle of the 21st century, a team of fully autonomous humanoid robot soccer players shall win a soccer game, complying with the official rules of FIFA, against the winner of the most recent World Cup”, that is the ultimate goal of the RoboCup soccer competition. However, to achieve this a lot still needs to happen. To get there, the RoboCup is divided into three main leagues: humanoid, middle-size and small-size, with each their own challenge. ...

#committee #SHOCK #electronics #hobby

SHOCK

You probably have heard of the committee and every now and then the activity pops up on the site again: the SHOCK hobby evening. It sounds epic, but what is it exactly? The SHOCK (“Scintilla’s hobby commissie voor knutselaars”) supports the Electronic hobbyist at Scintilla. We organize the occasional hobby evening in the Westzaal, where all the fancy equipment of the Westzaal is available for you. SHOCK activities last the entire evening, so you can prototype and solder to your heart’s desire! ...

#on location #Scintilla #constitution drink

A True Student Tradition: The Constitution Drink

A new year of lectures has started which means busy streets, busy lectures halls. Busy everything. Moreover, the new academic year announces the change of most boards of the study associations. Scintilla is no exception in this. As I’m sure you have all read earlier in this edition of the Vonk, a new board has been constituted. Accompanying this constitution is a drink: the constitution drink. This is not your ordinary drink in the Abscint on the Thursday afternoon. ...