Weekly Newsletter of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä 9.9.2019-15.9.2019
• New opening hours at JYY Central Office
• JYY is distributing academic year stickers around the campus
• JYY Council of Representatives election 2020–2021
• Subcommittee for Social Affairs
• JYY is looking for a coordinator to promote fair trade products
• Apply for JYY’s Sustainable Development Week’s organizing team
• Apply for Discovery Tuesday entrepreneurship program – DL 8.9.
WHAT TO DO
• Neigbour weeks
• JES Sunday brunch: DOERS
• Sinfis autumn season begins
• Changemaker Newcomers’ night
• Red Cross Friend visitor course
• Meet care and reading dogs
• Kortepohja Festival
• Jyväskylä Design Market
• Urban Light
• JYY’s speed friending
MOVIES OF THE WEE
• Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
NEW OPENING HOURS AT JYY CENTRAL OFFICE
JYY Central Office is working longer hours until 15th of September. Come get your academic sticker or discuss other study-related matters Mon-Thu 11-17, Fri 11-15. Monday 16.9. onwards, we’ll go back to normal opening hours: Mon-Thu 12-16, Fri 12-15.
More info: https://jyy.fi/en
JYY IS DISTRIBUTING ACADEMIC YEAR STICKERS AROUND THE CAMPUS
Academic year stickers to be distributed around the campus! Ilokivi and Rentukka in duty as well!
Monday 9.9. Ruusupuisto lobby at 11.30-14
Tuesday 10.9. Agora lobby at 11.30-14
Wednesday 11.9. In front of Ylistö student restaurant at 11.30-14
Thursday 12.9. Lozzi lobby at 11.30-14
JYY COUNCIL OF REPRESENTATIVES ELECTION 2020–2021
JYY Council of Representatives makes decisions on member fees and developing Kortepohja Student Village and other important decision regarding the Student Union. All JYY students have a right to vote.
More info: https://jyy.fi/en/election/
SUBCOMMITTEE FOR SOCIAL AFFAIRS
Tue 10.9. at 16.15 Halonen, in the back of Ilokivi cafeteria
We will discuss what kind of social issues we dealt with during the summer and what kind of questions you have in mind.
JYY IS LOOKING FOR A COORDINATOR TO PROMOTE FAIR TRADE PRODUCTS
JYY and JYU are looking for a coordinator to promote Fair trade products in our university community. Understanding of Finnish required.
APPLY FOR JYY’S SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT WEEK’S ORGANIZING TEAM
Wed 18.9. at 16, venue TBC
Would you like to do something meaningful to solve the climate change? In JYY’s Sustainable Development week´s team you will find various tasks, in which you will learn, get inspired and meet other students from different study backgrounds. You may also find out that your actions truly do matter!
APPLY FOR DISCOVERY TUESDAY ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM
10.9-8.10, Tuesdays, Crazy Town and Jyväskylä City Hall
A five-week entrepreneurship program for people interested in the startup culture and entrepreneurship. Applicants chosen for the program get to develop their business ideas in the guidance of experienced entrepreneurs. Apply now! DL Sun 8.9.
More info: https://www.discoverytuesday.com/
WHAT TO DO
The doorbell rings, do you open the door? You should, especially during Neighbour Weeks! KOAS encourages residents to get to know your neighbours with different kind of activities. Events are free of charge and open for everyone, welcome!
JES SUNDAY BRUNCH: DOERS
Sun 8.9. at 11
JES fall kicks off with a familiar and delicious Sunday brunch. The brunch treats are served on 8th of September at Crazy Town (Entrance at Kauppalaispiha). Brunch tables will be filled with delicacies starting at 11AM. Doors will open at 10:45AM. Click the Attending-button in FB and you are welcome to the event!
More info: http://bit.ly/2Zsg7y5
SINFIS AUTUMN SEASON BEGINS
Mon 9.9 at 17-20 Building C, room C1
University of Jyväskylä’s symphony orchestra Sinfis begins their autumn season! First training is held on Monday 9.9 in building C, at 17-20. Welcome new and old musicians!
More info: email@example.com
FINNISH READ CROSS FRIEND GROUP
Tue 10.9. at 18 Finnish Read Cross, Jyväskylä section, Sammonkatu 4
We aim to get to together a group of people from teenagers to middle-aged people from Jyväskylä. Let’s associate together and spend time according to the wishes of the participants – for instance playing and doing sports. We meet every Tuesday on odd weeks. You can join anytime!
More info: firstname.lastname@example.org tai 0407168705
CHANGEMAKER NEWCOMERS’ NIGHT
Wed 11.9. at 17.30-19 Vanha pappila, Vapaudenkatu 26
Do you want to contribute to a fair world? Would you like to do it in a great, like-minded company? Welcome to Changemaker! The Newcomers’ night program features a presentation of Changemaker, vegan snacks and board games. Welcome!
RED CROSS FRIEND VISITOR COURSE
Fri 13.9. at 17-20 and Sat 14.9. at 10-16, Red Cross Jyväskylä, Sammonkatu 4
You’ll get to learn about the Red Cross organization, principles of volunteering, how to volunteer as a friend visitor and you’ll have a chance to practice your social skills. After the course, you can volunteer as a friend visitor. The course is free of charge. Sign up by 10.9.
More info: email@example.com tai 040 716 8705
MEET CARE AND READING DOGS
Tue 10.9. at 12-13, Oppio 103/104
Movi’s dog friends are here again! Our first meeting is in Oppio, come cuddle the fluffy dog friends. Remember to sign up in Korppi, by using the code xKoirat.
Fri 13.9. at 18.00 Rentukka
Kortepohja Festival is an urban event with local spirit – Festival’s first coming in 2018 was a success and this year we’re making it happen again. Come and enjoy the cozy atmosphere, good food and local music with us in the Heart of a Living Village, Rentukka!
JYVÄSKYLÄ DESIGN MARKET
Sat 14.9. at 11-16 Ilokivi restaurant
Jyväskylä Design market is a unique event of Finnish design. Over 20 designers are attending and you’ll have the chance to buy for instance clothes, accessories, jewelries and house decorations. DJ Joniveli will entertain the visitors. Come meet the designers and find amazing products!
Sundays at 18 in Gradia, Sepänkatu 3
Urban Light is a dynamic service specifically designed for young adults. In Urban Light evenings, you’ll charge your batteries with rocking praise and spiritual teaching. Interpretation in English.
More info: http://urbanlight.fi/en/
JYY’S SPEED FRIENDING
Wed 18.9. at 18.30, Ilokivi
JYY’s speed friending is here again! Meet international and domestic students can get to know each other in a fun way. Sign up by 16.9.
MOVIES OF THE WEEK
Mon 9.9. at 18, Ilokivi downstairs
Language: English / Subtitles: Finnish
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/673566776463451/
ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD
Thu 12.9. at 18, Ilokivi downstairs
Language: English / Subtitles: Finnish
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/435347033744468/
SUBMIT MATERIAL FOR THE STUDENT NEWS
Submit material for the student news with the online form at: http://jyy.fi/jyytiset
Add your event in JYY’s event calendar: https://jyy.fi/tapahtumat/
Follow JYY in Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ylioppilaskuntajyy/
Viestintä-asiantuntija | Communications Officer
Jyväskylän yliopiston ylioppilaskunta (JYY)
The Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä
Keskussairaalantie 2, 40600 Jyväskylä
+358 50 352 9591
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The Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä, JYY, is a student organization that protects students’ interests and organizes diverse activities. Every undergraduate student at the University of Jyväskylä is a member of JYY.
More info on JYY: http://jyy.fi/en