Besides boards, Magister JFT also consists of various committees. Active members and their committee take care of a certain activity or have another responsibility. Committees differ in intensity, but also in whether they are formal or informal. Take a look at what kind of committees Magister JFT has to offer and what they mean.
Do you want to organise the best and busiest get-togethers at Magister JFT? Then the activities committee is for you! With this committee you will organise the monthly drinks, the association weekend, the active members day and more. Besides all the fun parties and new friends, you will also gain new organisational skills. This committee organises activities throughout the academic year.
The almanac committee is, as the name already tells you, responsible for the compilation of the almanac! The almanac is a yearbook, which contains interviews with, among others, board members and committees, which highlights the best activities and, of course, contains the most beautiful pictures of the association's year. Are you creative and do you want to take up a challenge? Then join the almanac committee! This committee starts in the second semester and makes sure that the almanac is ready for the active members at the beginning of the next academic year.
The Congress Committee organises the annual legal congress! The committee chooses the subject of the congress, invites speakers and organises the whole day. This committee starts in the second semester.
The Dies Committee is responsible for organising our Dies Natalis! Magister JFT celebrates its birthday on November 20th, and of course that means a party! Every year the committee makes sure the anniversary of the association is celebrated with a great party where all members, former board members and many others are present! This committee starts in the summer before the first semester.
First Year Committee
Have you just started your study and do you want to get to know new people and become active at Magister JFT? Then the first year committee is something for you! This committee consists, as the name already tells you, only of first year students of Tilburg Law School. The committee organises a number of social events during the academic year. This way you can get to know your fellow students and the association the best!
One of the best events of the year: the gala! The gala committee makes sure this party is organised down to the last detail. The gala takes place in the second semester. The committee starts in the first semester.
For the winter sports enthusiasts there is an annual ski trip, organised by the ice committee! This committee selects the best location and organises an unforgettable ski trip for the members of Magister JFT. This committee starts in the first semester.
International Assist Committee
The International Assist Committee is there for both international and Dutch students. With this committee you help new international students to find their way in Tilburg. This committee is active throughout the academic year.
Legal Business Days Committee
The Legal Business Days Committee is responsible for the biggest professional event of Magister JFT: the Legal Business Days! This committee organizes this event, together with the vice president, to give students at TLS the opportunity to meet potential employers and to orientate themselves on the job market. This committee is active during the first and second semester. Click here to find out more about the Juridische Bedrijvendagen Tilburg!
Media- and Promotion Committee
The media- and promotion commission is a supporting commission for the commissioner PR. In this committee you keep yourself busy with the promotion of the association! This can be done in many ways: designing nice goodies, composing a nice post and more! This committee is active during the whole academic year.
The MIK-committee is responsible for organising one of the most legendary weekends in the history of Magister JFT: the Magister Introduction Camp! This weekend is especially for students who have just started at Tilburg Law School. During this weekend new students get to know the association and their fellow students. Would you like to organize this event? Then join the MIK-committee! This committee will start in the second semester.
Every year, the NSPW-committee organises a unique event in the Netherlands: the National Speed Skating Competition. During this competition, talented participants compete against each other by preparing and pleading a case in a short amount of time. The committee is responsible for the organisation of this day: inviting teams and jury members, arranging a nice location and more! Read more about the National Fast Track Competitions here. This committee starts in the first semester. The competition takes place in the second semester.
During your study, a nice and interesting trip abroad can't be missed. Our travel committees make sure you can experience a fantastic study trip! These committees are responsible for organising the study trips of Magister JFT, both within and outside Europe. This committee starts in the summer and the trips take place every year in the spring.
Are you sporty and do you enjoy organising fun events alongside your studies? Then the sports committee is just the thing for you! With this committee you organise the best sport-related events, which of course are concluded with a drink. This committee is active throughout the academic year.
The application committee of Magister JFT ensures a confidential and professional application procedure for the applications of the General Board. This committee consists of former board members and involved members of Magister JFT.
Cash Control Committee
The cash control committee is responsible for checking the work of the treasurer. Twice a year the cash control committee writes a report, with which they share their findings with the General Members Meeting.
Every 5 years Magister JFT celebrates its lustrum! In 2022 the fourth lustrum will take place. To celebrate this, the lustrum committee organises a week with the lustrum as a theme. During this week there will be a cantus, gala, dies and much more!