Newsletter 16/2019

LOST IN TURKU - a mystery path for students in the city center of Turku 24 April

Mystery path is approx. a 5 km long playful race. There are 10 functional cross points, which present cultural- and everyday life services at the City of Turku as well as associations and organizations here in Turku. At the cross points you’ll need mystery solving skills and team skills. So challenge your group and yourself to finish the path. After the Mystery Path group members get product prizes. The event is open for all higher education students. Team size can vary between 2 and 6 persons.Sign up before 22 April.  >> Read more

TYY is looking for Wing members for autumn 2019 and academic year 2019-2020

Wings are a part of Student Union and their goal is to make the Student Union a better place for everyone. In the Wings you have a freedom to create new free time activities for students and to take care of students’ interests. The Wings are based on four different themes: development cooperation, environment, equality, and internationality. Application period ends 21 April at 23.59.

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International students are generally satisfied with their housing situation in Turku

TYY conducted a housing survey for international students.The survey received 105 answers. TYY thanks all the participants. The winner of the raffle of lunch for 2 in Kuori restaurant has been contacted. The survey results have been presented to the management of the University of Turku, the University’s International Affairs and Admission services as well as TYS and Retrodorm.

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Vappu events among the students in the Faculty of Science and Engineering

Vappu (or Wappu), is the most important festival of the academic year and it is celebrated even before the big day. We have listed some cool events of different organisations in the Faculty of Science and Engineering that you might be interested in. Have a look and participate! You can join the event organised by the students of your own study field or just see what others have planned. 

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CampusSport’s summer semester starts on May 2

CampusSport’s summer semester starts on May 2. Classes and shifts are organized until June 16 and the gyms are open the whole summer. The fee for the summer is 33 euro and you can buy it at the online store of CampusSport. 

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Student's best friend Vappu is just around the corner!

The First of May or "Vappu" is the Finnish version of Labour Day that we celebrate to honour working people. It is also the biggest student festival of the year, bringing together tens of thousands of students and other citizens of Turku.

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Suggest the best teacher and the best course of the year 2019

Good teaching and counselling are core tasks of the University. We are looking for candidates of highly qualified teaching and well-operating courses. The proposals coming from students and colleagues are a great way to show appreciation.

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18.4. Fiesta Latina

18.4. Get-to-know TYRMY party

22.4. CleanVappu

23.4. Two Star Party 2019

24.4. LOST IN TURKU - mystery orienteering path

24.4. Meet friendly dogs!

24.4. Valkea vappu party

25.4. TYY’s organisations meet international tutors

28.4. Interdisciplinary Wabufest

30.4. Vappu

1.5. Vappu picnic

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>> Easter Opening Hours of the Student Centre Disco

>> Invitation: Strategy workshop for University community on 16 May 2019 

>> Additional time for negotiations with Wiley – agreement will be extended until the end of 2019 under current terms and journal contents

>> Hallituksen kokous 12.4.2019: Kansainvälisen henkilöstön määrä kasvanut edelleen 

>> Including Sustainable Development in All University Activities

>> Finalists of Intoa! Entrepreneurial Act of the Year Presented – Welcome to Cheer on Finalists on 13 May

>> Exceptional opening hours in the Library during Easter

Hyvää pääsiäistä!
Happy Easter!

Mitä teet pääsiäislomalla?
What are you doing this Easter holiday?

Hyvää vappua!
Happy vappu!

May Day eve

May Day

To celebrate

Student hat

Menetkö piknikille?
Are you going to the picnic?

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