Weekly Digest 12/22

Hello again! There’s loads of activities from Guild’s different committees and from other organisers before Wappu (and Easter) – have a read!

Veera Vornanen
The Guild of Architecture
Telegram: @veeratainen


I General

Department Coffee Hour 19.4.

Important tips for course enrolment on Sisu

COVID guidelines from Aalto, AYY and THL

II Upcoming events

AK participates: Students’ Mental Health Day 7.-14.4.

AK x PT Wappuspåra 20.4.

Aalto Open Air 21.4.

Teekkarius 150: Color Carnival 23.4.

III Interesting stuff

Guild afternoon club: Logo Renewal Workshop 12.4.

Free buns & cotton candy at Alvarin Aukio 13.4.

Otaniemi Sitsi Competition 16.4.

Julkku’s Sellers: Seller Kick-off & Ceremonial Release of Julkku

Guild’s official announcement channel on Telegram

IV Job offers

Aalto Jobteaser: check available job offers

I General

Department Coffee Hour 19.4.

Coffee hour with the students & staff of Department of Architecture is held 19.4. at 3-5 pm in A2-hall in Otakaari 1.

More info regarding the event is coming soon.

Important tips for course enrolment on Sisu

Dear student! There are four important things to remember when you are registering for courses in Sisu. More information on Into:


COVID guidelines from Aalto, AYY and THL

Up-to-date website for facilities and COVID regulations on campus


Reservable AYY workspaces closed until 7.2 + general current information:


COVID info from the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare:


II Upcoming events

AK participates: Students’ Mental Health Day
7.4. / 13.4. / 14.4. // Otaniemi

This year’s Students’ Mental Health Day will be celebrated on Wednesday 13 April and there will be campaigning in social media around it for a week during 7 – 14 April 2022. The goal of the campaign is to provoke conversations about students’ mental health and to invite everyone to support the cause of mental well-being. The theme of this year’s campaign is compassion.

Guild of Architecture will be participating with a WellbeingBINGO on social media and with events during the week.

Thursday 7.4 Overall badge sewing at 17.00 →
Wednesday 13.4 Planting Easter grass (rairuoho) at 12-13
Thursday 14.4 Yoga at Otahalli Aava-hall at 12-13

More information
Ig @nyytiry

#AivanHyvä #HeltBra #GoodEnough
#OpiskelijoidenMielenterveyspäivä #Mielenterveys

– AK- Wellbeing team & Sportsklubb

AK x PT Wappuspåra
20.4. at 5 pm & 6 pm / reg. opens 13.4. at 6 pm // Mikonkatu / Helsinki

Wappu is approaching fast and so is the AK x PT Wappuspåra! Hop on to the tram and speed to the Wappu spirit, accompanied by an awesome atmosphere, an entertaining program and new friends. There will be for example Spårabingo and karaoke, not to mention thirst quencing yoga!

The Wapputram will leave from Mikonkatu stop on Wednesday 20 April at 5 pm and you can also jump aboard from the same stop at 6 pm. The ride ends at Mikonkatu at 7 pm. Bring your own refreshments!

Registration opens on Wed 13.4. at 18 and closes Sun 17.4. at 23:55 while becoming obligatory.

Aalto Open Air
21.4. / at 4 pm onwards // Alvarin aukio / Otaniemi

Are you ready to take a head start to festival summer? Are there too many lecture-filled days left before Wappu Eve?

Aalto Open Air is finally ready to rock in Alvarin aukio after a two year break! This music festival starts the Otaniemi Wappu celebrations with a style. In addition to music, there are various activities to choose from, for example beerpong tournament, several saunas and a ravebox. The festival wraps up with a concert by Jukka Poika!

WHAT? Music festival in the heart of Otaniemi
WHEN? Thursday 21.4. starting 4 pm
PRICE? Free!
WHY? Because Wappu is coming!

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/670036060881869/?ref=newsfeed

Teekkarius 150: Color Carnival
23.4. at 12 pm -> / tickets 5.-12.4. // Alvarin Aukio / Otaniemi

Teekkarius 150 Event Committee will fill the air with the colors of Wappu on the 23rd of April! Color Carnival’s center of attention is a fun-filled color obstacle course, where the bravest can compete in teams to complete the course surrounded in colored powder. Assemble your team of 2-8 people to compete!

Ticket sale is open from April 5th at to April 12th in kide.apphttps://kide.app/events/9e5e97cc-33ca-4713-ba43-42f21cb6e6fe

Note! Each team member must purchase the ticket and state their team in kide.app.

There will also be all sorts of fun and colorful activities for competitors and spectators around the area of the competition course, where anyone is welcome free of charge! This Carnival area is centered on Alvarin aukio, and you can find games and other festivities, snacks, face painting and Wappu-filled atmosphere and company! The Carnival opens at Alvari at 12 and the competition will begin at 13.

Guilds, associations and other clubs are very welcome to join the event with their own booths! If you are interested in doing so, please fill out this form:

FB: https://fb.me/e/1tYRFPhVT

III Interesting stuff

Guild afternoon club: Logo Renewal Workshop 12.4.

The Guild of Architecture will carry out a logo renewal during 2022. What kind of logo represents the Guild members and the spirit of the Guild today and in the future?

The Brand Committee invites Guild members to the Logo Renewal Workshop at the Guild room on 12.4 at 17-18 to discuss the future of the logo of the Guild of Architecture.

There will be a presentation on the logos and symbols of the Guild of Architecture, a discussion on the meaning of the logo as part of the brand and a workshop where the members of the Guild will be able to influence the implementation of the logo competition later this spring.

Welcome to the Guild afternoon club!

Free buns & cotton candy at Alvarin Aukio 13.4.

Buns and cotton candy at Alvari square on Student Mental Health Day 13.4.

The students’ mental health day is celebrated on 13th of April, and in honor of this, AYY’s community division Aava serves students free buns to brighten up their day. So come greet us on Alvar Square on Wednesday 13th of April at 12-16:30 after an exam, school or work day <3

Otaniemi Sitsi Competition 16.4.

The sun is shining and the traditional Sitsi competition is coming again in the run-up to Wappu to delight the people of Otaniemi! So gather your crew, come up with a fun theme, pack your catering and your chairs and tables and come to Alvar Square on Saturday 16.4. at 13!

More information and registration link: https://fb.me/e/4Cbz7AQSk

What: Sitsi competition 2021!

Where: Alvarin aukio

When: 16.4. at 13.00 ->, Afterparty OK20 at 18->

Costs: Nothing!

Julkku’s Seller Kick-off 13.4.

Release your inner sales pro and kickstart the selling season of Julkku 2022!

Julkku and Aalto Ventures Program have combined efforts to bring out the best tips & tricks for Julkku Sellers at Seller’s kick-off 13 April starting 17 pm at Rantsu! There will be free pizza and refreshments but also practical knowledge on selling Julkku.

AVP will offer their best knowledge and equip the sellers with A-class know how on sales techniques. Their chill set, tailor-made in specific needs of Julkku sellers, also know as Smashing Sales!, will help you SMASH all the sales records! The program will contain at least mixing cocktails and creating colorful selling signs for you to stand out from the crowd!

After AVP Rantsu’s sauna and hot tub will be hot, and dedicated to Julkku sellers! Of course accompanied with great refreshments.

Facebook event: https://fb.me/e/9H99qAguH

Ceremonial Release of Julkku 21.4.
The moment we have all been waiting for is finally here. On Thursday, 21st of April, the Julkku will be ceremonially released! ✨ The A-Hall will be filled with a bubbly atmosphere, Julkku sellers, and an entertaining show. Laughs will be guaranteed!
This absolutely brilliant event will begin somewhat, if not precisely, at 6 pm with a cocktail party that is only for Julkku sellers. Other than Julkku sellers, the doors will be open at 7 pm. When the show is over, the distribution of Julkku magazines will start at the Sales Centre!
What: The ceremonial release of Julkku
Where: Undergraduate center, A-Hall
When: 21st of April at 6 pm a cocktail party for Julkku sellers, release at 7 pm
FB event: https://fb.me/e/1GAnA5wQZ
Unfortunately the show is mostly in Finnish.

Guild’s official announcement channel on Telegram

An official announcement TG-channel for the Guild of Architecture has been made!
Announcements and info about events and news aimed towards the members of the Guild will be messaged on the channel.
For now info about events, etc will be announced on the Arkkitehtikilta-group chat as well, but finding the information will now be easier with the help of an announcement channel. ⭐

The main languages on the channel are Finnish and English.
For now the admin rights for the channel belong to this year’s Board of the Guild of Architecture. (2022)


 IV Job offers

Työpaikkailmoitukset-välilehti on siirretty Tiedotteet-sarakkeeseen, josta löytyy myös viikkotiedotteet! Löydät sinne myös alla olevasta linkistä:
Katso uusimmat työpaikkailmoitukset täältä!

Aalto JOBTEASERIN työtarjoukset (vaatii Aalto-tunnuksilla kirjautumisen):



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Telegram: @veeratainen