Newsletter 8/2018
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Working in Finland seminar on Wednesday 14 March

tudying in Turku and interested in staying here after graduation? Annual Working in Finland, organised by the Career Services of the University of Turku and Åbo Akademi and the student unions is here again! Come to hear about employment services and working experiences of international students on Wednesday 14 March at 12:15-15:45 in Educarium 2. >> Read more

Application period for tutoring is 1 - 28 February 2018

​As a tutor you'll have an opportunity to help new international degree students to settle in a student life in Turku, share your experiences and learn about new cultures. You will also help the student with all kinds of practical matters upon their arrival. If you know Finnish well you can also tutor exchange students.

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Suggest University's Language Deed of the Year 2018

The University's Language Deed of the Year will be awarded to a person, group, unit or other entity that adapted and significantly advanced the implementation of the Language Policy of the University of Turku. The winning deed can contain different insights into how the language policy and the idea of multilingualism have been promoted at the University of Turku. 

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The email address of TYY’s Legal Aid Commission has changed

Have you send an email to the Legal Aid Commission but did not receive a response? Due to a technical problem Legal Aid Commission have change their e-mail address. Please send your e-mail again to The Legal Aid Commission provides legal advice to all members of TYY, ÅAS and TUO. The service is free for the students.

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University of Turku:

Do students only google? – add library training into curriculum

Where to search beyond Google? Are only web pages referenced in bibliographies? Is information seeking included into your curriculum? What about reference management Curriculums for the next two academic years (2018-2020) are currently being created at the University of Turku. Now is a good time to ensure that study skills beyond googling are included into the curriculum.

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TYY International:

TYY International Council

TYY International Council is a Discussion forum for international orientated students. The Council discusses current issues locally and nationally and develops internationality of organisations. You don’t have to be official international affairs’ responsible of your organisation to attend. Interest is enough! See you in the meetings 22 February and 17 April!

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Development Cooperation Wing:

Beyond poverty eradication - Distributing wealth and strenghtening democracy

The debate on extreme poverty needs change. Wlcome to the seminar organized by the International Solidarity Work Association and TYY development co-operation wing. Our keynote speaker is professor JAN AART SCHOLTE from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

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23.2. ISTU goes Bouldering

28.2. The Academic Nintendo Club hangs out

28.2. IVA, Pulterit, Seita: Saunakaljabileet

2.3. Beyond poverty eradication - Distributing wealth and strenghtening democracy

8.3. Kritiikki ja Seita: Överi 80's

8.3. Viva Newbie Night

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>> Exceptional opening hours in the Library during February and March

>> University Board Approved the Personnel and Data Protection Policies 

>> Opening Day Celebrated on 4 September, Rector Recommends a Break in Lectures 

>> Campus Life: University's Organic Food Circle, Luomupiiri

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