The LinTek Dictionary

Nollan

A new student at the University who has not yet undergone Nolle-P.

Nolle-P  

The welcoming of new students to Linköping University. Usually occurs during the second half of August.

Nolleband  

A textile bracelet which grants Nollan access to a variety of Nolle-P events.

Phadderister 

Mysterious beings who roam LiU's campuses, their mission is to keep Nollan safe and guide him/her through Nolle-P.  

Festerier  

Groups of students dedicated to arranging events and parties for their specific sections.

Märkesbackarna

The different campuses each have their own "Märkesbacke". This translates to a slope of marks, meaning a place where the different student organizations and communities, approved by LUST, gets to paint their specific emblem or mark on the ground. However, there are rules regulating when and where this is allowed.

KALAS-mottaningen

An event during the begining of the autumn semester. This is an event directed mainly at new students, where they get to meet different student communities and associations as well as companies and surely some older students.

LiTHanian

The LinTek magazine which is mailed to all members of LinTek. The magazine is published in six editions per year and has a non-profit editorial staff and one commissioned chief editor. LiTHanian is mainly financed by advertisements.

SOF - the Student Orchestra Festival

LinTek arranges the event SOF, which is a three-day festival held for university-students from all over Sweden and parts of Europe. The festival usually takes place during the month of May every odd year. During the last couple of years the festival area is located at campus Valla.