Kyoto University - System Optimization Laboratory

Laboratory's Parties

Welcome Party
Participants:all members
Period:late April - early May
Details: Once a year, we hold a party to welcome the new students (4th-year bachelor, 1st-year master, 1st-year doctor, and visiting students), the new visiting researchers and post-docs, and the new staffs.

Send-Off Party
Participants:students, post-docs, visiting researchers, any member interested
Period:middle of July - early August
Details: Once a year, the students hold a party for those that will take the graduate course entrance examination.

Celebration for Passing the Entrance Examination
Participants:all members
Period:middle of October
Details: Once a year, we hold a party for the students of the laboratory that had been admitted for the graduate program of our department.

Year-End Party
Participants:all members
Period:middle of December - late December
Details: Once a year, we hold a year-end party.

Farewell Party
Participants:all members
Period:middle of February
Details: Once a year, we hold a farewell party for everyone that are leaving the laboratory in the period.

Sports

Bowling Competition
Participants:all members (that are interested)
Period:late November - early December
Details: Once a year, we hold a bowling competition with the members of the laboratory.

Sports Competition (Department)
Participants: students (that are interested)
Period:June (first semester), November (second semester)
Details: Twice a year, the students of our laboratory compete with other students of different laboratories from the Department of Applied Mathematics and Physics. The chosen sport varies between futsal, softball and volleyball.

Others

Barbecue Party
Participants:students, post-docs, visiting researchers, any member interested
Period:late May - late June
Details: Once a year, the students of the laboratory (may) hold a barbecue party outside of the campus.

Trip
Participants:any member that will graduate in the period, any member interested
Period:late February - middle of March
Details: Once a year, the students that will graduate in the period may travel together inside/outside Japan.