Weekly News – Week 20

Ellen Heikkilä

This week we celebrate AYY’s 7th anniversary week, congratulations! Later in the week program arranged by TOKYO.


Events:
Mon 14.5. Open air movie night on Alvarin aukio
Thu 18.5. ThursdayADVENTURE
Thu 18.5. AK International Movie Night
Fri 19.5. BaBp17 – TOKYO x NuDe x KOOMA
Sat 20.5. TOKYO Spring SALES
Sat 20.5. AYY 7th Annual Ball afterparty

Mon 14.5. Open air movie night on Alvarin aukio
Come and kick off the AYY Annual Ball celebrations with some grilling and music at Alvar Aalto Square from 20:00 onwards. After the sun sets we’ll fire up a movie with the help of our friends at Kino Sheryl. Be sure to bring some quilts and good company with you for a different kind of movie experience.
The event is free for all attending. This movie night is brought to you by TTER.
The selected movie tells the story of a great british mathematician trying to solve one of the greatest mysteries of all time! The movie is “The Imitation Game” and it is starred by Benedict Cumberbatch.
Event on Facebook

Thu 18.5. ThursdayADVENTURE
The Guild of Architecture’s last sports try out of the spring will take you to Huippu adventure park in Leppävaara on Thursday 18th May at 5 PM. The trial costs 15 euros for Guild members. You can register for the event in here https://tinyurl.com/n2oqunv and the quickest 15 will get a spot. The park closes at 8 PM so you can climb until then as much as you wish. Dress according to the weather and join us to have some fun up in the trees. More information on Huippu’s website here.
Event on Facebook

Thu 18.5. AK International Movie Night
Second to last movie in the AK International Film Festival will be shown on Thursday and it is from Sweden. Welcome!
Event on Facebook

Fri 19.5. BaBp17 – TOKYO x NuDe x KOOMA
Our time at Arabia campus is closing to the end slowly and it is soon time to leave our old campus full of memories behind and head towards Espoo’s greenery and splendid future. Neither than bathing in sadness, we want to remember joys and good times and party with all Aalto students for (almost) last time. So let’s gather to rise first of the last toasts for our beloved Arabia!
After party in Musta Härkä! +All Aalto students are invited, be welcomed whichever campus are you from!
Event on Facebook

Sat 20.5. TOKYO Spring SALES
TOKYO’s Spring Sales are held on 20th of May in Arabia Campus, Hämeentie 135 C. The Spring Sales are an annual tradition, which gives the students an opportunity to sell their artworks and products. The Sales and TOKYOcafé are open from 12 to 7pm.
More info: here.
Event on Facebook

Sat 20.5. AYY 7th Annual Ball afterparty
Aalto University’s Student Union (AYY) 7th Annual Ball afterparty will start at Urban Mill (Betonimiehenkuja 3 E) after the dazzling Annual Ball! Party will begin at 22 o’clock and will continue to almost break of dawn with spectacular live music and company. Whether you spent the evening in the Annual Ball or elsewhere, the night’s best afterparty will be found at Urban Mill! More information here and you can buy a ticket in advance here.
Event on Facebook


Reminder! You can participate in the AK110-graphic identity competition until 6.6!

In the identity should be included:
– a logo proposal
– colours (at least 2 main colours)
– fonts
– possible other graphic elements.

We are looking for a GRAPHIC IDENTITY for the 110th anniversary of the Guild of Architecture. These graphics will be used in the marketing of events throughout the year e.g. in media cards, posters and social media as a common theme.

In the identity should be included:
– a logo proposal
– colours (at least 2 main colours)
– fonts
– possible other graphic elements.

The identity should be presented on a max. A3 size paper and left in to a box for the proposals in the guild room for evaluation by 6.6. The competition is anonymous. Proposals must be returned in closed envelopes with a pseudonym not a name. There must also be another envelope attached with the pseudonym on and the participant´s information (name, phone number, email) inside.
After the deadline, the board will make a preliminary selection if necessary. The winner will be decided by a public vote and revealed in the Guild’s summer days (16-18.6).
The winner will get a free dinner card to the 109th Wähäjoulu (our Annual ball).
The Guild of Architecture reserves a right to changes, and a right to develop and modify the winning proposal.

Weekly News – Week 17

Ellen Heikkilä

wappu ullis

Wappu is coming!


Events:
Wed 26.4. Vista’s Wappusima
Thu 27.4. AK International Movie Night
Fri 28.4. AYY Annual ball simulator
Fri 28.4. Walk-in patches workshop @ A:SPACE
Sun 30.4. Vista’s Wappu!
Sun 30.4. Declaration of Wappu Rowdiness
Sun 30.4. Wappu Punch of the Guild of Architecture
Sun 30.4. OtaWappu 2017
Sun 30.4. Wiinaton Wappu 2017
Mon 1.5. The Guild of Architecture’s Wappupicnic

Wed 26.4. Vista’s Wappusima
Come and have munkki and sima at the guild room on Wednesday at 12!
Event on Facebook.

Thu 27.4. AK International Movie Night
This week’s movie night offers a movie from China!
Event on Facebook.

Fri 28.4. AYY Annual ball simulator
Do you think that the Annual Ball is way too long-winded? Is the participation fee too damn high for your wallet? Don’t worry! The annual ball committee has found a solution to this problem.
Aalto University’s Student Union’s (AUS) 7th annual ball is approaching and it’s time to get oneself into the partymode. To ensure adequate facilities for this Jäynä’s Wappuareena transforms 28.4. into a mind-blowing annual ball simulator! The first joyride to reach the annual ball’s festival mood will start at 16 a’clock and following ones every 5-10 minutes. One ride lasts for about half an hour and the last call for this flight of joy is 18.30. The event is free of charge!
See you at Wappuareena!
Event on Facebook.

Fri 28.4. Walk-in patches workshop @ A:SPACE
Have you always wanted to design your own patch? Gather a group of min. 4 people and bring your best photo to A:Space at Otakaari 15 on Friday 28.4 and let’s make the bestest patch to your overalls ever! The workshop starts at 12:00 and lasts as long as we have patches left!

Sun 30.4. Vista’s Wappu!
Come and spray a tree on your landscape architecture overalls!
Event on Facebook.

Sun 30.4. Declaration of Wappu Rowdiness
With great Wappu comes great Rowdiness! Welcome to see the Declaration of Wappu Rowdiness on Wappu eve! All the fuzz starts at 12:30PM with jazz band of Polirytmi, continued by several winners of wappu competitions. At 2PM, from the roof of Smökki, can we hear the beginning of traditional Wappu-time festivities. Come celebrate to the Smökki courtyard!
Come experience the Wappu Rowdiness and meet with all the other people!
Event on Facebook.

Sun 30.4. Wappu Punch of the Guild of Architecture
Welcome to the traditional Wappu Punch of the Host and Hostess of the Guild of Architecture! The punch will be served by the statue of Runeberg in the Esplanade Park in Helsinki during the capping of statue Havis Amanda. She will be capped at 18.00. Come to meet active and former members of the Guild!

The best way to arrive to the capping of Manta and the wappupunch is with the Guilds own wappubus! The bus leaves from the Guildroom at 16.30 and costs 3e/person (payment with cash at the bus). You can register for the bus ride on Monday 24.4. at 12:00, the link to the registration will be posted on the event page on Facebook The registration is permanent. If you have any questions about the bus, please contact the Guild’s Wappumaster Suvi Rantamäki.
Event on Facebook

Sun 30.4. OtaWappu 2017
May day is coming once more and so is AYY’s May Day party: OtaWappu 2017!!! Are you ready?
AYY’s May day party are held this year at Otahalli here in Otaniemi! After all the celebration of May Day eve’s events it is time to head to the biggest and the most awesome party to Otaniemi! The main performers this year are HAUSMYLLY Tribute, a new composition of a band that has gathered a lot of popularity in Otaniemi. And SPEKTI, a finnish rapper who has a lot of hit songs in store that will raise the party mood to the roof! Make sure not to miss this year’s best May Day party and purchase your tickets immediately!
Event on Facebook.

Sun 30.4. Wiinaton Wappu 2017
Once again at Eve of first of May at the heart of Otaniemi, in Smökki, is going to be Wiinaton Wappu, a non-alcoholic wappu party. There will be entertaining wappu activities and games, magic, music, and of course, wappu food. magician Miika Korkatti will entertein audience with his amazing tricks, and Hessu Kärhä will keep the athmosphere high with music. So, you are very welcome to join and celebrate teekkariwappu in good company! The event is organised by the Guild of the Cross. The event is free and non-alcoholic so its also compleatly family freindly. Juste before there is also Wappu evening service in Otaniemi chapel at 7 pm and the wappu party itself starts at 8 pm.
Event on Facebook.

Mon 1.5. The Guild of Architecture’s Wappupicnic
The guild of architecture has a picnic in Ullanlinnamäki! There will be some food and sparkling wine!
Event on Facebook.

Weekly News – Week 14

Ellen Heikkilä
Otaniemi Free Space

Otaniemi Free Space

Woop! After a couple weeks’ comatose, the translator is back with the weekly information! Spring is coming, as is Wappu, the holiest of holidays in the Teekkari culture. On Tuesday you can come take a coffee break with the guild on the EASA-coffee, and to hear what the guild is doing all April! After all your critiques you should take it easy. One way to achieve maximum relaxation is by coming and trying our transportable sauna and play board games at the guild room, and on Saturday with the white-overalls sitsit. Wishing you sun and a stress-free critique-week!


Events:
Tue 4.4. Guild Coffee – EASA-info
Tue 4.4. AK goes Teekkarispeksi
Thu 6.4. Afternoon w/ the Guild: 110-jubilee
Fri 7.4. AK International Movie Night -The Big Changes
Fri 7.4. Otaniemi Free Space – Opening Party
Sat 8.4. White overalls sitsit

Tue 4.4. Guild Coffee – EASA-info
EASA is the best thing an arcitecture student can do in summer. But what is it? Come to hear about EASA 4.4. at 12.00 in the room 103 in Miestentie. There will also be coffee, snacks and a list of events happening in April. Welcome!
Event on Facebook

Tue 4.4. AK goes Teekkarispeksi
Come and experience the amazing improv theatre Teekkarispeksi made by talented techonology students! Buy your ticket here.
Event on Facebook

Thu 6.4. Afternoon w/ the Guild: 110-jubilee
18:00 – 19:30 The 110th year of our beloved Guild starts in 9 months! What kind of year would you like to see? The planning of the jubilee year begins at the Guild Room.
19:30 – 22:00 After the workshop, it is time to relax playing board games and bathing in Sauna in Transit before the last period! Come see your buddies, the Guild provides snacks!
Event on Facebook

Fri 7.4. AK International Movie Night -The Big Changes
This week’s Movie Night takes us to Austria, welcome!
Event on Facebook

Fri 7.4. Otaniemi Free Space – Opening Party
Otaniemi Free Space is finally opening it’s doors! You are warmly welcomed to check out the space. Otaniemi Free Space is a volunteer-run collaborative playground where different students, student organizations, groups in Aalto University and others interested have the opportunity to do and create things together, test their own projects, experiment on event ideas and meet people outside their own social circles. There will be some snacks and performances, come and have look!
Event on Facebook

Sat 8.4. White overalls sitsit
Welcome to the White Overalls sitsit 8.4.! The sitsit is in Smökki (Jämeräntaival 4) and it starts with cocktails at 18.00. The sitsit starts at 18.30. with a bang in a gong. White overalls sitsit with SIK, FK, AK, Prodeko and Med students.
Event on Facebook


Volunteers for Aalto Open Air and Open Air afterparty!
We are looking for volunteers for Aalto Open Air and Open Air Afterparty. Aalto Open Air will take place on Alvari’s square and Open Air Afterparty at Täffä, and to succeed we need your help! The event needs volunteers for setup, cloakroom and tickect sales. As a volunteer you will get a free ticket to the afterparty, a badge of the event and food during your shift. Fill in the form here. Deadline for the form is 11.4.

Volunteers for the Wappu-party 2017, OtaWappu
2017 Wappuparty is on 30.4. in Otaniemi and the best party of the holiday also needs lots of workers! We need volunteers for tasks such as ticket sales, security, bar workers, logistics, decorations, tech, food, and van-driving. Sign up for work starts on Monday 3.4 at 12.00 behind this link!

Weekly News – Week 10

Ellen Heikkilä

About half left of the current period, keep up the good work! As a good balancing act for school acts e.g. the Architecture freshmen’s first KIIMA-party.


Events:
Tue 7.3. Jäynäsauna
Wed 8.3. Annihilaatio’17
Thu 9.3. Eden-KIIMA
Fri 10.3. AK International Movie Night – The Big Changes

Tue 7.3. Jäynäsauna
Jäynä is having a sauna-evening at Rantasauna. There is food and information!
Event on facebook

Wed 8.3. Annihilaatio’17
The Physics freshmen’s party is here! 21:00 at Uggla, Annankatu in Helsinki.
Event on Facebook.

Thu 9.3. Eden-KIIMA
The legendary KIIMA by students of architecture is here again! This spring you don’t have to suffer from the cold, because we are going to take you and your friends to the Garden of Eden. This is where reality meets all your desires. You will find yourself enjoying the great DJs Antonio Finn and Ni-Xell and our guild’s very own dance crew #SWAGSWAGNAMNAM.
Come and wear the greenest leaf you can find! 9.3. /// Smökki /// be there!
Event on facebook

Fri 8.3. AK International Movie Night – The Big Changes
On Friday starts the guilds International Movie Marathon. This is a casual, come as you are, version of a film festival, with comfier dress code, better snacks but no less intellectual approach than the best of film festivals. Movie sessions take place about every other week. Participants can suggest the movie of the week and present their pick, opening the discussion for all. Share your favorite movies reflecting the very authentic parts of your homeland. The main theme is the stories in the big change time, including the transition of cultures, the shift of political power or the change of personal life. The films we would never know without your introduction will be amazing. No need to follow the mainstream tastes.
Event on facebook

Weekly News – Week 9

Ellen Heikkilä

Laskiainen, Finnish event associated with Shrove Tuesday, is the day of the year to take out your sledges and other descending gear and head to Ullanlinnanmäki. If you feel like you haven’t rolled around in the snow enough yet this winter, you still have the chance to this Tuesday. The official afterparty, Gravitaatio, happens at 8pm at Apollo Live Club.


Events:
Mon 27.2. Sports tutor info-evening!
Tue 28.2. Laskiaisrieha 2017
Tue 28.2. Gravitaatio 2017
Wed 1.3. Event coffee break with the Guild
Thu 2.3. Exotic fruit night
Fri 3.3. KIIMA ticket sales begin

Mon 27.2. Sports tutor info-evening!
Today from 17:00 onwards there is some light exercise on Alvarin Aukio, after which there is an information evening about Sports tutoring at Kattosauna from 1800. Come along!
The sign-up opens on 1.3. You can find the form here.

Tue 28.2. Laskiaisrieha 2017
On Shrove Tuesday, 28.2.2017, it’s time to find you something that passes for a sled and head on over to Kaivopuisto park, Helsinki! Students from all over are showing up for an action-packed afternoon outdoors – so why not you as well?
The event on Facebook

Tue 28.2. Gravitaatio 2017
Gravitaatio, the traditional afterparty for the Laskiaisrieha on Shrove tuesday, will be held in Apollo Live Club this year. Stop shivering from the cold and come enjoy the hot winds of Gravitaatio, when the atmosphere is raised to the roof by Portion Boys and Günther & The Sunshine Girls in the biggest interdisciplinary student party of the beginning of the year! The easiest way to buy tickets is through bailataan.fI: bailataan.fi.
The event on Facebook.

Wed 1.3. Event coffee break with the Guild
On Wednesday 1.3. at 12.30 we’re having event guild coffee! Yassss. Find out what is happening in March.

Thu 2.3. Exotic fruit night
Exotic fruits will take over Ossinkulma on March the 2nd! If you have ever wanted to taste dragonfruit or paint or sketch a still life image, come to Otakaari 18 A at 6 PM on 2.3. You will get to taste and draw fruit you have never even heard of before! The event is free, but remember to bring your own drawing/ painting equipment!
The event on Facebook

Fri 3.3. KIIMA ticket sales begin
The legendary KIIMA by students of architecture is here again! This spring you don’t have to suffer from the cold, because we are going to take you and your friends to the Garden of Eden. This is where reality meets all your desires. You will find yourself enjoying the great DJs Antonio Finn and Ni-Xell and our guild’s very own dance crew #SWAGSWAGNAMNAM.

Ticket sales begin on the 3rd of March and will be held every day at 11-14 until the event at the main lobby of Otakaari 1.
Click “going” on the event!!!!