Weekly Digest 5/2020


Weekly Digest 5/2020




Greetings guild! Time flies when your having fun, and oh, January is coming to an end. Don’t worry because there is still much to do:


I Events

Training for guild officials 27.1
Season opener party w/ guild of physics 28.1
Coffee break with Guild 28.1


II Pastime activities

Secrets of Finnish Sauna Design: talk at Aalto University 4.2
Volleyball for everyone
Apply for Aalto fellows 2020


I Events



Training for guild officials

The Guild of Architecture has started its activities with a new group of actives for year 2020. Therefore, the Guild organizes a training for the guild officials about communicating, organizing events etc. The training is open for all of the Guild’s officials, but it is particularly important for event organizers. There will be snacks!

WHAT: Training for guild officials
WHERE: Guild room, Otakaari 1, K-wing
WHEN: Monday 27.1.2020. at 5pm



Season opener party with the guild of physics



It’s a new year finally! On Tuesday 28.1.2020 the Guilds of Architecture and Physics have a season-opener at OK20 big side. Doors open at 18. Sauna is hot throughout the evening, and there will also be some friendly competitions and general hype action!

Drinks are available for a small fee and some food will be served for the hungry ones.

So put on your fresh overalls and come hang out with the white-overall gang! 8-)

WHAT: FK&AK Kaukkarit
WHERE: Otakaari 20, big side
WHEN: 28.1.2020 at 18
DC: Overalls
WHY: Because you have a chance to meet new people and get to wear your cool white overalls!

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/456956085214800/


Coffee break with Guild


Join the Guardians of coffee @guildroom on Tuesday


WHAT: Hangin out with a hot cup of coffee
WHERE: Guildroom, Otakaari 1, K-siipi

WHEN: 28.1.2020 at 12.30
WHY: ”stay woke”




II Pastime activities

Secrets of Finnish Sauna Design: talk at Aalto University

Are you passionately into sauna? Then join a lecture on design of sauna organized by Polytechnic  Sauna Society and Saunologia on February 4th!
Lassi Liikkanen, Author of the new Finnish sauna design book and a docent of Product design at Aalto University, will have a public talk at Aalto Design Factory on Tuesday 4th of February at 5.30pm. His talk describes the most important design secrets around classic Finnish sauna, focusing mostly on three areas: heat, air quality, and interior design. The talk is based on his book, “Hyvien löylyjen salaisuus”.  The talk is held in English.

Here’s a link to the event for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2152997691467951
Sign-up: https://forms.gle/XF3nNyCt78KepwDi6





Interested in volleyball?

Aalto-Volley is looking for more players of every skill level and gender! It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or a veteran, everyone is welcome. We organize open trainings through the week but we also have separate trainings for the more advanced players. Men also have the possibility to join and play men’s local series in our team.

If interested, more details can be found:
email: matias.peltoketo@aalto.fi
telegram: @Peltoketo
(ig: aaltovolley)




Apply for Aalto Fellows 2020

Apply for Aalto Fellows 2020! | DL February 7


35 Guest Lecturers + Paid Summer Internship + Study Trip Abroad = 10 ECTS


Aalto Fellows is an immersive seven-month study and work program designed to develop a theoretical and practical understanding of entrepreneurship and its context: the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Entrepreneurship is about mindset but it also boils down to understanding enough about the status quo to disrupt it. Our aim is to guide you through the current structures in the startup world to allow you to build your wildest dreams.


Aalto Fellows offers an unparalleled opportunity for 12 students, from any school and major, to develop the theoretical understanding, practical knowledge, and leadership skills needed to become a game changer.


DL for applications is February 7, read more at aaltofellows.com and fill in the application at: https://forms.gle/3XYxDLXTPviyNcRy5.


If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact Ghita at ghita.wallin@aalto.fi. Looking forward to an exhilarating summer!



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