Weekly Newsletter of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä 2.-8.12.2019.
• Jyrock’s first performer is published
• Master’s Degree Programme in Development, Education and International Cooperation
WHAT TO DO
• Pop up Christmas card workshop
• Brunch of the Living Village: CV workshop
• Jolppi: order affordable organic food from local producers
• Pedagogical cafe
• Independence Day Pre-Party
• Vapari 25 years – Coffee and cake
• Independence Day torch parade
• December weekend thesis undertaking
• Academic Sports: Christmas classes
• Friend and reading dogs on campus
• JYY’s Subcommittee for Cultural Affairs pub crawl
• Sustainable Christmas and Fair Trade wine evening
• Les Quatre cents coups
• System crasher
JYROCK’S FIRST PERFORMER IS PUBLISHED
Jyrock at Ilokivi 17.-18.4.2020
The first artist of the Jyrock 2020 has been released: Jaakko Eino Kalevi from Jyväskylä makes a double return to the Ilokivi Stage, as in addition to his band, there will be a mysterious solo performance ’The Bomb’ that hardly anyone knows anything about. Limited number
of Early Bird Tickets at www.jyrock.fi
More info: https://www.jyrock.fi/
MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMME IN DEVELOPMENT, EDUCATION AND INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
8.1.-22.1. (Application period)
Are you interested in Development or Education issues and International Affairs? The University of Jyväskylä offers a two-year Master’s Degree Programme in Development, Education and International
Cooperation. Application period is 8.1.-22.1. 2020, get to know the Programme and apply!
WHAT TO DO
POP UP CHRISTMAS CARD WORKSHOP
Tue 3.12. at 16-19 Rentukka clubroom. Kortepohja
Let’s gather together at the Rentukka club room in December and make Christmas cards! There will be materials to use, but you can also bring your own supplies if you wish. Join us in enjoying the Christmas spirit, listening to Christmas carols and of course having some glühwein and gingerbread. Welcome!
BRUNCH OF THE LIVING VILLAGE: CV WORKSHOP
Wed 4.12. at 10-12 Lillukka, Kortepohja
Brunch of the Living Village is meant for tenants in the Student Village and other students! Now is the time to prepare for the summer job hunt and update the CV, instructed by Ohjaamo. The event is free of charge, bring your own laptop!
JOLPPI: ORDER AFFORDABLE ORGANIC FOOD FROM LOCAL PRODUCERS
Order by Wed 4.12. at 18
You can now order affordable organic products from producers near Jyväskylä via Jolppi Ry. This time there will be special Christmas products as well. Pick up your order on Wednesday 11.12. at
15.45-18.15 in Sepänkeskus (Kyllikinkatu 1).
More info and orders: http://www.jolppi.org/
Thu 5.12. at 9-11, Helena, Ruusupuisto
Come learn and share good teaching practices. We’ll have a short introductory lecture on language and cultural awareness in teaching and tasks relating to six different working methods. Breakfast is served. Sign up by 27.11.
VAPARI 25 YEARS – COFFEE AND CAKE
Thu 5.12. at 12-14, Matara
City of Jyväskylä’s Volunteer services, “Vapari” celebrates its 25th anniversary at an open event with birthday cake and coffee! There will also be a pop-up volunteering info about the
24-hour housing service for the elderly in the city of Jyväskylä.
INDEPENDENCE DAY PREPARTY
Thu 5.12. at 16 Lillukka, Kortepohja
Let’s watch the legendary Finnish movie Tuntematon sotilas and enjoy some Finnish food to celebrate Independence day’s eve 5th of December in Lillukka, starting at 4pm.
INDEPENDENCE DAY TORCH PARADE
Fri 6.12. at 18.00 University main building
The traditional torch parade takes off in front of the university’s main building at 6pm. The parade continues to the Old Cemetery, where the ceremony of laying the wreath on the soldiers’ grave takes place at 6.30pm. The event is organized by the 1st year students of the Department of Teacher Education at the University of Jyväskylä. You can wear your student cap if you have one.
DECEMBER WEEKEND THESIS UNDERTAKING
Sat-Sun 7.-8.12. Rentukka
Weekend Thesis Undertaking (WTU for short) is a weekend dedicated to writing your thesis. Why? Because peer pressure works! So take your laptop with you, bring yourself to the meeting room of the B-building in Kortepohja, meet others who are also battling with their Master’s or Bachelor’s thesis, set your goals for the weekend and share them with the others. Then, just get to work! On Sunday, we will check how well the goals have been reached.
ACADEMIC SPORTS: CHRISTMAS CLASSES
Academic Sports Christmas classes are here on 9.-13. December. The schedule can be found on our webpage www.korkeakoululiikunta.fi. Welcome to tune yourself into the Christmas and holiday mood!
FRIEND AND READING DOGS ON CAMPUS
Tue 10.12. at 12–13 MaA104
Campus dogs are here again! Sign up in Korppi: https://korppi.jyu.fi/kotka/course/student/generalCourseInfo.jsp?course=239749
More info: https://jyu.fi/knowhau
JYY’S SUBCOMMITTEE FOR CULTURAL AFFAIRS: PUB CRAWL
Thu 12.12. at 18, in front of Ilokivi
JYY’s traditional pub crawl Räkäläkierros is here again! The bus tour takes off in front of the L-building (Liikunta) at 18 o’clock sharp. In order to guarantee a slot on the tour, you can join us at the meeting of the Subcommittee for Cultural Affairs in Ilokivi at 16:15. The pub crawl is free of charge.
SUSTAINABLE CHRISTMAS AND FAIR TRADE WINE EVENING
Thu 12.12. at 18, Tilia
Warm welcome to the Sustainable Christmas & Fair Wine hangout at Tilia! The program consists of free conversation about sustainable Christmas, hanging out, sipping wine and eating Christmas treats. At the beginning we have a presentation to share tips to sustainable Christmas and Fair Trade coordinator of JYY Marino speaking more about the Fair Trade. This event is open for all students and free of cost!
MOVIES OF THE WEEK
LES QUATRE CENTS COUPS
Mon 2.12. at 18, Ilokivi downstairs
Language: French, Subtitles: Finnish
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1452863761537046/
Tue 3.12. at 18, Ilokivi downstairs
Language: German, Subtitles: Finnish
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/399986804026309/
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/
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Jyväskylän yliopiston ylioppilaskunta (JYY)
The Student Union of the
University of Jyväskylä
Keskussairaalantie 2, 40600 Jyväskylä
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