Weekly Newsletter of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä 7.10.-13.10.2019
- Council of Representatives election 10-6.11.
- Apply to become a tutor for international students next spring
WHAT TO DO
- JES Sunday brunch: Crazy Town
- Well-being week
- Let’s learn together
- Academic Sports’ free sports turns
- Brass band Puhkupillit practise
- The culture of mind 5 – Mental health day seminar 2019
- Rentukka’s well-being evening
- Mind is celebrating at Ilokivi
- Well-being week’s day sauna
- UniSounds choir practise
- DOS ry: Legendary Oktoberfest 2019!
- Register for a free Chaplin silent movie screening
MOVIES OF THE WEEK
- Le Bonheur (KAVI)
- Varda by Agnés
- Van Gogh – at eternity’s gate
COUNCIL OF REPRESENTATIVES ELECTION 31.10-6.11.
Use your right to vote!
Membership fee, budget, action plan. Student Union makes decisions that affect your life. By voting, you can make sure that JYY does exactly the things you and other students want. Voting can be done via electronic system.
More info: https://jyy.fi/en/election/
APPLY TO BECOME A TUTOR FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS NEXT SPRING
Apply by 15.10.
International vibes! New friends from around world! Fluent language skills! Apply by 15th October to become a tutor for international students.
More info and how to apply: http://r.jyu.fi/B6X
WHAT TO DO
JES SUNDAY BRUNCH: CRAZY TOWN
Sun 6.10. 11-13
Delicious treats are served on 6.10. in the Crazy Town premises (entrance from Kauppalaispiha). Brunch tables will be full of treats, prepared with love by the board members. Brunch is served at 11am and doors open at 10.45. Click ‘attending’ in Facebook!
More info: http://bit.ly/2owK2TU
7.10-13.10 JYY – Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä
The well-being week for higher education students is taking place 7th-13th of October. During the week, there are many events all over Jyväskylä. The organizers are the Student unions JYY and JAMKO, Academic sports of Jyväskylä and FSHS.
LET’S LEARN TOGETHER
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 3 pm – 5 pm at Gloria
Welcome to volunteer at Let’s learn together event organized by Paremmin Yhdessä! The activities support immigrants of all ages in their studies and practicing Finnish. Volunteers do not have to be experts in any field – assignments and exercises are done by brainstorming together.
More info: Kaisa Rautiainen, firstname.lastname@example.org, 050 562 3852
ACADEMIC SPORTS’ FREE TURNS
8.-9.10. Academic Sports locations
On Tuesday and Wednesday during the Wellbeing Week, sports turns are free and open for all students.
More info: https://www.korkeakoululiikunta.fi/fi
BRASS BAND PUHKUPILLIT PRACTISE
Wed 9.10. at 17-20, Normaalikoulu highschool’s ballroom stage
University of Jyväskylä’s brass band Puhkupillit is looking for new members! Welcome to play in a nice orchestra!
More info: https://www.facebook.com/puhkut/
THE CULTURE OF MIND 5 – MENTAL HEALTH DAY -SEMINAR 2019
Thu 10.10, starting at 9am, different locations at the University of Jyväskylä campus
We’ll be supporting World Mental Health day with The Culture of the Mind -seminar and, this year with the the theme “environment”. At the seminar we’ll discuss about the environmental factors affecting mental health and well-being. And how about Eco-Anxiety, what is that? During the day we have lectures, workshops and panel discussion about these topics.
RENTUKKA’S WELLBEING EVENING
Thu 10.10. at 16-22 in Rentukka
Relax in the yoga class, train at the gym, instructed by Kortepohja sports club or enjoy yourself in the Bastu sauna – or all of the above!
4 pm – 10 pm Rental Sauna Bastu in B-building
5 pm – 6 pm Kortepohja Yoga in Lillukka
6 pm – 8 pm Guided training in Rentukka Gym
MIND IS CELEBRATING
Thu 10.10 at 19.30 Ilokivi, Seminaarinmäki
As a part of Mental Health Day Seminar we are holding the Mind is Celebrating Evening Party. KerhoKerho, poetry recitation by Kati Hiltunen and JyväSpeksi are part of the programme. This event has a free admission and is open to everyone. Welcome!
WELL BEING WEEK’S DAY SAUNA
Fri 11.10 at 11–15 Opinkivi, Seminaarinmäki
Welcome to the Opinkivi to relax in sauna and jacuzzi. JYY and FSHS provide some snacks and smoothies. Please bring your own towel and swimsuit.
UNISOUNDS CHOIR PRACTISE
Fridays at 16.30-18, Musica
UniSounds is the relaxed international choir of the university, that is open to everyone without auditions. Every Friday, we share folk music from around the world. Members are welcome to share songs from their own countries. For more information, check our Facebook group. Everyone is welcome!
More info: https://www.facebook.com/groups/unisounds/
DOS RY: LEGENDARY OKTOBERFEST 2019!
Aalto-sali 16.10. at 18-23
The highlight of the year if you’re a beer loving student! Our legendary Oktoberfest will be organised for the fifth time in Aalto-sali this year, bigger and better than ever! There will be beer, food, songs, laughter, beer, good times, good company and of course BEER! Price 23€.
REGISTER FOR A FREE CHAPLIN SILENT MOVIE SCREENING
Thu 14.11., University main building
Free silent movie screening with live music for students. The screening is part of the OHO! project’s seminar. Students of the University of Jyväskylä are welcome. Get your ticket in time. Limited number of tickets available!
MOVIES OF THE WEEK
LE BONHEUR (KAVI)
Mon 7.10. at 18, Ilokivi downstairs
Languages: French / Subtitles: Finnish
Tickets: 6€, tickets to both movies of the day 12€
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2408722769406448/
VARDA BY AGNÉS
Mon 7.10. at 20, Ilokivi downstairs
Languages: French, English / Subtitles: English
Tickets: 8/10€, tickets to both movies of the day 12€
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/395310344513710/
VAN GOGH – AT ETERNITY’S GATE
Tue 8.10. at 18 , Ilokivi downstairs
Languages: French, English / Subtitles: Finnish
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/379224466122950/
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The Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä
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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