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1. Welcome to OYY’s anniversary sitsit on the 24th of February
2. Oulun ylioppilaslehti is recruiting an intern!
3. UN Association Recruitment 2018
4. Keep fit! – Try fencing
5. From idea to business during a weekend – Startup Weekend is back on 16.-18.3.2018!
6. Open positions of Trusts – apply before 12th of Febrary at halloped.fi

1. Tervetuloa OYY:n vuosijuhlasitseille lauantaina 24.2. / Welcome to OYY’s anniversary sitsit on the 24th of February

Welcome to celebrate the Student Union’s 58th anniversary!

The Student Union of the University of Oulu celebrates its 58th anniversary on the 24th of February at the Aleksinkulma (Address: Aleksanterinkatu 9). The event starts with greetings at 5 pm in Aleksinkulma. The anniversary sitsit starts at 7 pm. After party is at Viihdemaailma Ilona (address: Torikatu 21-23).  Dinner ticket includes the entrance to Ilona but not the cloakroom fee (3 €).

Dress code: suit & cocktail dress

Invited guests are signing up for sitsit at the moment. Registration to places which are left opens to our members and others on 7th of February. Registration link will be send then to email lists and to event’s fb page. (https://www.facebook.com/events/136895167120360)

Meal tickets:

For OYY members 45 €
For others  55 €

For more information about the event:

Events & Community Specialist Asta Salomaa (ttya@nulloyy.fi)

2. Oulun ylioppilaslehti is recruiting an intern!

Lue lisää harjoittelupaikasta ja hausta nettisivuiltamme: http://www.oulunylioppilaslehti.fi/rekry/

The Student Magazine in Oulu is recruiting an intern for the spring 2018. We are looking for an intern who is motivated to develop Oulun ylioppilaslehti to more attractive online media. We are requiring an intern former studies at the university and good Finnish skills. Apply before the 8th of February.

For more information: http://www.oulunylioppilaslehti.fi/rekry/ (only in Finnish).

3. UN Association Recruitment 2018

Recruitment is open 29.1-10.2.

Are global issues like sustainable development, human rights, environment or peace important to you? Would you like to meet people from different academic disciplines who share these values?

Or do you have an idea for a movie night, an awareness campaign or a theme day ? Would you like to get association experience while dealing with global issues which interest you, or get experience from project management or third sector communications?

If any of these things is missing from your study life, answer our committee call https://tinyurl.com/osykyspring or come to our Valentine’s Eve UN Cafe on February 13! Follow our announcements!

4. Keep fit! – Try fencing

Welcome to try the fencing on Monday 12th of February at 19:30–20:30 at the Linnanmaa Sports Hall (field 3). Fencing is an opposition sport in which two opponents fight using a blade. It is an athletic sport that develops stamina, balance, spatiotemporal skills and strategic thinking.

Equipment: indoor sports shoes and indoor sports clothing.

This free of charge experiment is organized by OYY in cooperation with the Oulu University Fencing Group: www.facebook.com/OulunYliopistonMiekkailu/

Sign up for the experiment: docs.google.com/forms/d/1Q2lJ-w5KLbLavI5sMq8Dt-HwqXYGwotoM23ptGC7iho/edit?c=0&w=1&includes_info_params=true
More information: Specialist in Social Affairs Hennamari Toiviainen (sopoasiantuntija(a)oyy.fi)

5. From idea to business during a weekend – Startup Weekend is back on 16.-18.3.2018!

Learn new skills, connect with people and create a startup all in one weekend! Startup Weekend Oulu is a 54-hour event where developers, designers and business development folks come together to form teams, validate their ideas, build new products and launch startups, all in one weekend. This is something you should not and do not want to miss so go and get your ticket NOW! Early bird price (24,95 EUR + service fee) is available until 11.2. Go and get your ticket here: https://startupweekendoulu.eventbrite.com/.

6. Open positions of Trusts – apply before 12th of Febrary at halloped.fi

  • The Deputy member for working group for teaching spaces of the Faculty of Humanities (working in Finnish)
  • The Board of Oulun yliopilasrahasto (working in Finnish)
  • The Chairperson for the Section for Environmental Affairs. For more information http://www.oyy.fi/en/apply-for-the-chairperson-of-the-section-for-environmental-affairs/
  • The Student representative for working group for promoting students’ health of FSHS (working in Finnish)