The Student Union of the University of Turku | Newsletter 41/2017
In the elections for the Student Union Council on 1 – 8 November 2017, 41 representatives will be chosen among the eligible members of the TYY to the Council of the Student Union of the University of Turku.
The voting begins on 1 November at 10am
The voting is done electronically and is open around the clock.
Are you a degree student living in South-West Finland? Would you like to spread your love for the region through your own international network? Would you like to network and get connected with other international and internationally minded people in the region? If you said yes, you might be the Student Ambassador, we are looking for!
>> Apply here
Would you like to be acquainted with the Finnish working culture, in particular a Turku-based company and its daily routines? Would you like to tell about customs and culture related to work in your home country? If You say “yes”, then You are welcome to join the event DAY@WORK!
Turku Chamber of Commerce and World Trade Center together with POLKU project organize a whole day visit in a Finnish company during the period of November 2017- January 2018. Take advantage of this opportunity and supply your application by 15 October.
>> Apply here
Finland University is now looking for international student ambassadors to assist in the student recruitment and marketing activities of the Finland University member universities. Chosen ambassadors are provided with mobile phone to keep!
We are looking for 8-10 student ambassadors for the period of 1st of October 2017 – 31st of May 2018. Send us an email by 8th of October 2017 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Open positions for Student Representatives
Learn Finnish With TYY
Every week we share some words and phrases in TYY International's Facebook page. Follow us and learn some Finnish.
Studying in Finland and want to stay here after graduation? The week is for all higher education international students. All programme will be in English. Some of the events have sign up in advance.
Wednesday 11 October
9.-13.10. Working in Finland week
12.10. Board Game night with ISTU
12.10. Fiesta Latina!
12.10. Jonne party
15.10. ISTU learns Yoga
19.10. 90s vs 00s party
26.10. TYY Council Election Market
In November the student union celebrates the day of its founding. Celebratory Banquet and the preceding cocktail party create the most festive day of TYYs year. This year, our celebrations are bigger and more festive than previous years, since we are celebrating our 95th anniversary along with the 100-year-old Finland.
This year the main celebration is held November 11th in Turun VPK-talo and the academic herring breakfast will take place the following day in Q-House. The week of celebrations has a wide range of different events from group singing to the festivities of Porthans day.
As a part of Working in Finland Week, Boost will join in with an after work event for exchange students! You are very welcome to Boost Academy, our new mothership space at University campus! The space offers co-working area along with the possibility to work along with local entrepreneurs.
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We want to know what you think about Turku Student Magazine (Turun ylioppilaslehti). Both praise and scorn are welcome, let's make the magazine even better!
Take part in a student survey about entrepreneurship and innovation studies and make a difference in developing your university! The survey is a part of a national Yrtti-project carried out by Finnish Education Evaluation Centre. The results will be published in 2018.
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CampusSport has opened a new gym in the western part of the city center. The address of the new Formis gym is Ajurinkatu 2, Turku. The gym is open from Monday to Sunday 7-23. You can access all CampusSport’s sports services by paying the reasonable fee EUR 66 / 88 for the whole academic year (students / staff). You can pay the fee at the online store on website www.campussport.fi/en.
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Last updated: 11.10.2017 klo 13:14