Committees and Groups

The student union has 7 different committees and 8  groups with the goal to give the students at Käftis a memorable time at the school. All members can either work actively in the different committees/groups or just enjoy the events that they organize. For more information, see below.

Committees

Internationella utskottet (The International committee)

The international committee are ”taking care” of the exchange students at the school and represent the students at the European Dental Students Association (EDSA) each year somewhere in Europe. They also work together with the Board of Education at the school to make connections to other universities for exchange agreements. During the year they organise many fun events, such as quiz nights and excursions around Malmö. The language is English. For more information visit the International committee on Facebook or contact Carola Nguyen, president of the committee in 2018.

President: Carola Nguyen, Email: internationella@kaftis.se

Idrottsutskottet (The Sports Committee)

Every Saturday at 12-14 does the committee organise different sports events at Orkanen Campus. The activities differ from week to week and will be announced at least some days in advance in their facebookgroup. They also organise different tournaments every year, such as beach volleyball and golf. In the spring of 2016 there will also be a ”Battle of the classes”, where the different classes at school compete against each other for the honor and the prestigious trophy.

President: Scott Nordh, Email: idrottsutskottet@kaftis.se

Kulturutskottet (The Culture Committee)

What’s culture for you? The committee organise different activities depending on what the members want to do each yeas. Things they have organised the last year: painting classes, visits to the opera house and other theatres, baking days and themed dinner parties. So if you want to get a bit more cultural or just meet new people, don’t hesitate to join the committee. Contact Stephanie Pekarski for more information.

President: Stephanie Pekarski, Email: kulturutskottet@kaftis.se

Apollonia

The newspaper of the union, which will be given out four times a year. Many articles are in Swedish but we would love for more international students to make contributions to it. The contents differ from different testing panel articles to interviews and love notes. The meetings will be announced by the editors and all union members are welcome to join the committee.

President: Kerstin Leonard and My Vidigsson, Email: apollonia@kaftis.se
Editors: Kerstin Leonard and My Vidigsson

Sexmästeriet (The Social Events Committee)

The committee organises all sorts of social events, such as the After Clinic each Friday at 5 pm and different dinner parties. They also assist all the other committee’s and group’s events if needed, and are responsible for ”the Oral Room” (Orala rummet). Every spring they arrange a themed dinner party event together with the Cultural Committee and the board of the student union, and every autumn there’s an Octoberfest or Halloween party, on which both the teachers at the school is invited too. ”Sexmästeriet” bring the students together and also give the teachers an opportunity to spend time with their students more casually.

President: Bojan Jocić, Email: sexmasteriet@kaftis.se

Diastämma (choir)

The choir of the school, with at least two concerts each year – one around Christmas and one on ”Valborg” (the last day of April). They usually sing in Swedish but if you enjoy singing and are not afraid of a bit of a language challenge, don’t hesitate to attend one of their training sessions. They meet every Tuesday night in the room outside the Aula.

President: Mimmi Westerdahl Jansson, Email: diastamma@kaftis.se

Näringslivsutskottet (The Business World Committee)

This is a newly started committee that are responsible for the contact with the business world outside the school. They arrange the yearly ”Inspirationsdagen”/Inspiration Day, where different firms come to the school to expose themselves to the students.

President: Johanna Spurny, Email: naringslivsansvarig@kaftis.se

Kofferdamerna and the bitewings (The Cofferdams and the bitewings)

The dance committee of Käftis, who entertain the students at the different dinner parties and other events during the year. All union members are welcome to join the committee as long as you enjoy dancing and performing.

President: Alise Austruma, Email: kofferdamerna@kaftis.se

Groups

Pulpahornen (The Pulp Horns)

The orchestra of the school with lots of history and traditions. In their yellow and red suits they play at different events at Käftis and also give concerts outside the school. So if you’re interested in music and want to play an instrument, contact Alexander Coholic.They are practicing once a week.

President: Alexander Coholic, Email: pulpahornen@kaftis.se

BK Käftis (Football team)

BK Käftis is the football team of the school, with both a ladies and mens team, who play in the ”Korpen” series once a week during football season. They also arrange other activities such as training days and other events. The games are 2×20 minutes on a small football court. All members of the union are welcome – you don’t have to be Zlatan! Any questions? Contact Elisabet Andrén or Mohammed Rezai.

Email: bkkaftis@kaftis.se

President ladie’s team: Elisabet Andrén

President men’s team: Mohammed Rezai

Sällskapsspelsklubben (Parlor Game Club)

SSSK is Käftis new game club where stressed out students can meet just for a good company and laughter. SSSK will hold game evenings where everyone is welcome!

President: Carola Nguyen and Stephanie Pekarski, Email: sssk@kaftis.se

Ångmaskinsgruppen (The Steam Engine Group)

We sit around a steam engine, drinking Zingo and talk. Everybody’s welcome!

President: Mattias Tagesson

Alpingruppen (The Alpine Group)

The Alpine Group is a newly formed group  Alpingruppen är en nystartad grupp with a focus on skiing! We will plan a ski trip to the Alps Week 3 every year and Vallaafton, ski-maintenance and trips to Vallåsen or Isaberg. You are all welcome, whether you have competed against Ingmar Stenmark in the 80’s or never been on skis. We have also a ski-instructors in our group who would like to give tips on skiing if desired and an old competitor who will help you with everything from skis to clothes after weather. Welcome to the group!

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President: Christoffer Sörebö, Email: alpingruppen@kaftis.se

Genusgruppen (The Gender Group)

Discusses current topics in our everyday lives; what is gender? what is equality? Welcome!

President: Elin Törnblad

Fikagruppen (The Snack Group)

We arrange so you have something tasty for the coffee! Trips to discover new flavors and get to know different ”Fika” cultures.

President: Mehdi Hoetary