Monthly Archives: May 2018

Seeking Membership Services Representative

Membership Services Representative Position Intent The Membership Services Coordinator directly contributes to the success of Sons of Norway by providing accurate, efficient and positive communication experiences for our members, ensuring member satisfaction. This role in our Fraternal Department requires flexibility and a high level of responsiveness; it involves extensive personal interaction with members, including lodge, district and international officers. Direct Member [...]

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Last Call for 100 + 200 Kroner Bills

Do you have any kroner that you’ve been saving for a rainy day? You’ll need to trade them for new banknotes by the end of May 2018. Last year, Norges Bank phased in brilliant new 100- and 200-krone bills, while keeping the old ones in circulation for a year. On May 30, 2018, the old 100- and 200-krone notes will expire [...]

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Join Our Team: Insurance Customer Service Representative

Insurance Customer Service Representative Summary This position is primarily responsible for providing generalized customer service to all internal and external customers of the organization. This position is responsible for emphasizing certificate holder services, providing all the insurance members of the society by performing the following duties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be [...]

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Pursuing Her Passion

In the May issue of Viking, we talked with Nancy Lorraine Jensen Memorial Scholarship recipient Shiloh Curtis. She hails from Sunnyvale, Calif., and attends college at MIT. Curtis is passionate about robotics. See more from the interview below. Q: What sparked your interest in robotics? A: I think my dad was mostly responsible for this. When I was a kid, we [...]

By |May 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Pursuing Her Passion

Nordic Fashion in the International Spotlight

Image credit: @oslorunway Norway is the fashion world’s new “it-girl.” Before the hustle and bustle of New York, Milan and Paris fashion shows, Norway hosts its fashion week. Drawing in crowds of fashionable bloggers and celebrities, Norway attempts to put aside the fierce competition with their Scandinavian counterparts and bring recognition to Oslo’s annual fashion week. In 2018, viewers [...]

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Showcase Your Talent and Win!

2018 International Folk Art Competition & Exhibition Join us in celebrating talent and culture by participating in the International Folk Art Competition & Exhibition, part of the International Convention in Bloomington, Minn., August 15 -19. Sons of Norway members with all levels of artistry, from amateur to professional, can exhibit work in several Norwegian folk art categories including rosemaling, hardanger embroidery, [...]

By |May 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Showcase Your Talent and Win!

Is Antarctica on Your Life List?

Release your inner explorer and join us Thursday, June 14, to learn about our 2019 Signature Journey: Water, Wildlife & the Wonders of Antarctica. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet Peter Neill, Director of the World Ocean Observatory and Borton Overseas’ featured lecturer on this Antarctic journey. Peter is a renowned expert in maritime history, art, exploration, and marine environmental issues. [...]

By |May 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Is Antarctica on Your Life List?

More With Lise Lunge-Larsen

While growing up in Norway, Lise Lunge-Larsen loved listening to her parents read folktales. Her passion for children’s literature grew when she moved to the United States. Today, she’s written eight books, including her latest “Seven Ways to Trick a Troll.” Check out her interview in the May issue of Viking magazine, and see more below. What inspired you to become [...]

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Members’ Privacy Is Critical to Sons of Norway

As a Sons of Norway officer, you must respect the privacy of members. (Read our privacy promise now.) As an officer in this organization you have agreed to never share or use members’ personal contact, health or other information for anything other than approved Sons of Norway business. You are obligated to safeguard members’ information by handling it in such a [...]

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