– 22.2.2019

OYY Anniversary week

OYY anniversary week 18th – 24th of February

The Student Union of the University of Oulu celebrates its 59th anniversary week in February. The week is filled with events and different kind of program and all of our students are welcome to join! More info and schedules will be posted in this event page, so stay tuned.

*Monday 18th*

Social artwork @ Green Cloakroom
Stop for a second and leave your mark on Tapiiri ry’s social artwork. This piece is all about building a big picture out of small pieces, and everyone’s invited to join the process! You don’t have to be an artist to participate. Just pop by and express yourself!

Improv Jam 6pm @ Valvenäyttämö, Cultural Centre Valve
Come and try improvisational theatre with Oulu Student Theatre! In the jam you get to know some basic techniques of improv while having fun and playing together. You don’t need any previous experience of improv to attend. Just come with an open mind!

Roller Derby try out 8:30pm @ Tuira primary school
Roller derby is a fast contact sport with show elements where the players race with quad roller skates. Now you have a chance to come and try playing roller derby yourself! You don’t need any earlier experience of the game and all the equipment are lent to you by Oulu Roller Derby society. Sign up for the class here.

*Tuesday 19th*

Care Dogs 12am to 1pm @OYY lobby
Come and meet the furry and friendly care dogs! The dogs will be hanging out with us to pet during the lunch hour.

Short documentary films 12:30pm @ Tellus Frost Club
Osyky ry presents short documentaries about indigenous peoples in Canada and the United States. Through personal stories, the films investigate, how it feels like to find your identity while rebuilding your cultural heritage? What is the status of indigenous peoples in modern society? The event starts 12:30. Tea and coffee. Seats are limited.

Introduction by Sonia Hedheli
Staying Indian in Ohio 30 min
Sacred Transitions 30 min

Student tickets 7 euros @ Elokuvateatteri Star
The legendary cinema Elokuvateatteri Star in Tuira offers the students of Oulu University a special price for movie tickets on anniversary week tuesday. Check out the program for the day here:

*Wednesday 20th*

2 students at a price of 1 @ Oulu Student Theatre, Kulttuuritalo Valve
By showing their studentcards, two members of OYY get two tickets for the price of one at Oulu Student Theatre for their new tragicomedy Piiritys. Notice, that the play is only in Finnish.

Overall Gala @ Ilona
Overalls are an inseparable and widely recognized part of student culture and that’s why we want to celebrate their beautiful spectrum. Everyone are warmly welcome to celebrate the OYY anniversary week at Viihdemaailma Ilona nightclub. Come and show off your overalls whilst enjoying the colorful atmosphere! More info on the gala is about to be announced soon.

*Thursday 21st*

Party by Oulu Student Magazine
Oulu Student Magazine’s print edition returns this year, and we think it calls for celebration. Join us on Thursday, February 21 at H20 Campus, Linnanmaa for a print party. We offer festive snacks, music and magazines fresh from the print.
More info in FB-event: https://www.facebook.com/events/622804451482041/

*Friday 22nd*

Lunchyoga at 12am @ Tellus Stage

Start off your weekend with a zen mood by attending a yoga class during the lunch hour with yoga teacher Naomi Meyro. This class is suitable for everyone with different yoga backrounds. Bring your own mat with you!

Free cake at 13am @ H2o Campus & Tellus Kontinkangas
Free cake offered to you by Uniresta, Oulu Student Magazine and OYY – be quick to make sure you get your piece!

*Saturday 23th*

OYY’s 59th anniversary @ Restaurant Vanilla
Welcome to celebrate OYY’s 59th anniversary. This is a party that you don’t want to miss! For further information and signing up visit this page: bit.ly/annos59
FB-event: https://www.facebook.com/events/146356162945324/

*Sunday 24th*

Student day @ Oulu Art Museum
Spend the Sunday well by enjoying art at Oulu Art Museum. All the students get a free entrance.

The museum is open from 12 o’clock till 19 o’clock.

OYY Annos 59 Annual Ball

Welcome to celebrate the Student Union’s 59th anniversary!

The Student Union of the University of Oulu celebrates its 59th anniversary on the 23rd of February at Restaurant Vanilla (Address: Torikatu 34–40). The event starts with greetings at 5 pm. The anniversary dinner starts around at 7 pm.

Dinner tickets:
Students 100 €
Non-students 120 €
Support ticket 200 €

Dress code: Dark Suit or white tie with the academic decorations

We ask you to sign-up before 15th of February.
Sign up at Kide.app: bit.ly/annos59

OYY’s Anniversary ball is part of OYY’s Anniversary week.