Weekly Digest WEEK 10


I Events

EASA presentation 5.3.

EASA is getting closer! Come to have a coffee and to hear about the best thing you can do in summer to the cafeteria of Miestentie 3 on Monday 5.3. at 12.00!

EASA is short for European Architecture Students’ Assembly. It gathers 600 architecture students annually to meet each other for two weeks and to make architecture workshops together. EASA is organised for architecture students by architecture students.

This year EASA takes place in Rijeka, Croatia on 21.7. – 4.8. Participant call will start in March or April and we will inform about it when it starts.

Event in Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/2490273927864613/

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See you there!

Joonas Parviainen & Hilda Uusitalo,

EASA National Contacts for Finland

European Architecture Students’ Assembly

Campus Sauna 5.3.

Väre is coming! The Otaniemi campus is growing and developing!

But what does this mean in practice? Come hear more at Campus Section’s campus sauna on Monday 5th of March at 16:30, at the Rantasauna!

The presentations will be held in English. After presenting the projects we can enjoy good company, discussions and the warm sauna. So be equipped with a towel! Campus Section will offer tasty snacks for everyone.


16.30 Snacks

17.00 Eetu Ristaniemi, Aalto University Campus & Real Estate: ”The big picture of campus development and new plans ”

18.00 Sari Dhima, One Campus project: ”Väre”

19.00 Sauna and free activities

WHAT? Campus Sauna: Väre & Campus Development

WHERE? Rantasauna, Otaniemi

WHEN? Monday 5th of March at 16:30

TO WHOM? Everyone interested in the Otaniemi campus development


FACEBOOK? https://www.facebook.com/events/217878338766582/?ti=icl

Kettle & clock: Masterchef Guild of Architecture 6.3.

The biggest culinary competition in the world comes to the Guild of Architecture when the cultural year kicks off with the first event of the year! So put on your apron, pack your knives and participate in this playful cooking competition on March 6th at 6pm!

The event consists of three different tasks: in the Blind test you will identify different ingredients blindfolded, in the Taste test you will identify as many ingredients as possible from a single dish and finally, in the Mystery Box challenge you will unleash your creativity with the given ingredients. You can participate solo or in a group of a maximum of 4 persons. Each task will be scored (only the judges will see the scores) and at the end of the night the individual/group with the highest score will receive a small prize.

The competition will be held in Otarannan kerhotila, we will bring hot plates to the contestants. The space has all the usual cooking equipment, but you may bring your own sous vide cooker or food dehydrator if you find that necessary. The event costs 8€, the money will be collected in the event.

Sign-up for this event starts on Monday, February 19th and the link to the sign-up will be posted to the Facebook event. Be quick, only the first 16 can participate!

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/532186660493311/

Designing Guild’s Magazine “Paperi” 8.3

Paper 2 idea meeting of editorial staff thursday 8.3. 18 o-oclock at learning centre, downstairs – new people intrested in drawing or writing something to the Paper also welcome!

Winter Workout + SAUNA 8.3.

Get the best out of the Finnish winter and come and jog a few kilometers with us in Otaniemi! After the hard work you’ll be provided an opportunity to enjoy a hot sauna on wheels in Otaranta afterwards. Don’t forget to bring a towel. :clin_d’œil:

WHAT: Run + sauna

START: Guild room (Metallimiehenkuja 4, Espoo)

WHEN: Thursday 8.3. at 17:00

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/780448978805663/

Wienerberger overall -event 9.3.

One of our guilds biggest overall sponsors Wienerberger comes to Miestentie 3 to give a short lecture about their company on friday 9.3 at 13-14. Coffee and snacks will be served! Come to see what kind of company is printed on your overalls! Dresscode: overalls

Watercolors & Wine 13.3

When the winter cold freezes both water and wine, it’s best to crawl inside and enjoy them in the warmth of a fireplace. So come and channel your artistic side through watercolour painting – and wine. You don’t need to be an expert. We will paint different kinds of compositions. If you can’t bring your own supplies, they will be provided by the guild.

The event is free, the wine costs 3€.

WHAT: Watercolour painting evening

WHERE: Takkakabinetti (Jämeräntaival 3 A)

WHEN: Tuesday 13th of March at 6pm

WHY: Because artsy stuff, also wine


Kiima- The Retro edition 15.3.

In The Heat of the Night! The Architecture students have gone for a quest to find the best of the past for spring KIIMA. Be at Smökki on 15th of March for this intense retro- marathon all the way from 50’s towards the new millenium!

Mullets and swing dresses, outrageous shoulderpads and your beloved DC shoes from 2nd grade get to come together along the beats of DJ T. P. Uotila! Guilds hottest dance group #SWAGSWAGNAMNAM! will also show up to entertain the guests.

Event is R18

WHAT? Kiima- The Retro edition

WHERE? Smökki- Jämeräntaival 4, 02150 Espoo

WHEN? 15.3. at 20-02

COST? Tickets in advance 4€, At The door 5€ – Patch 2€

Tickets will be sold


PORTHANIA Tue 27.2. – 11:30-12:30

KUVATAIDEAKATEMIA Wed 28.2. – 11:30-12:30

ARABIA CAMPUS Thu 1.3. – 11:30-12:30

HANKEN Fri 2.2. – 11:30-12:30

OTANIEMI UNDERGRAD. CENTRE Tue 6.3. – 11-13 and Thu 8.3.

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/2029880710591439/

Come and celebrate St Patricks day on 16 of March!

The International Section of AYY, Mosaic is sending luck your way with a four leaf clover.

Join us for a St.Patrick’s day celebration on the 16th of March. Come for free beer, karaoke, quirky bingo and lots of fun!

WHAT: St.Patrick’s day

WHERE: Otakaari 20 upstairs

WHEN: March 16th, 19:00 – 1:00


Checkout the facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/320536368469301/

II Studies

Study Abroad with InnoEnergy!

Are you interested in studying possibilities abroad?

Want to become more international?

Did you hear that there is free food?

Register yourself to an info event about studying abroad organized together by BEST Helsinki, InnoEnergy and Aalto University Learning and Career Services.

The event is held 8th of March 16:00–18:00 at the Harald Herlin Learning Center (Otaniementie 9, Espoo)

The event is open to all Aalto students! But please register and tell us you are coming, so we can reserve enough snacks and drinks. The main language of the event is English.

InnoEnergy is aiming at increasing sustainable growth and competitiveness of the energy sector, through its Masters courses, across Europe. More info here.

We will also have Börje Helenius from Aalto University School of Engineering giving info on applying to International Master’s Programs.

Aalto University Career Services will also tell us about international traineeship possibilities and the GoingGlobal service!

After the event you are welcome to join an evening hangaround with BEST Helsinki at our renovated clubroom starting at 18.30! Register here:http://goo.gl/k9ojPa

For more info of the event contact: Ville Alasalmi (+358402715327) ville.alasalmi@best.eu.org

WHAT: The Study Abroad! event

WHEN: 8.3.2018 at 16:00–18:00

WHERE: Harald Herlin Learning Center, Otaniementie 9, Espoo

WHY: Because of all the possibilities!

BEST Summer courses’ application deadline approaching

This summer, BEST (Board of European Students of Technology) brings to you courses around Europe.

In these, you’ll get to attend lectures, given by the university’s teaching staff or by experts from companies, on Technology, Career Related Skills, and Applied Engineering. After the lectures, you’ll also take part in evening programmes, designed for you, to give a taste of the LBG (Local BEST Group) – that hosts you – and the local culture.

These courses are about one week long. They cost up to 50€, including stay and food.

For more information about the courses and FAQs, visit https://besthelsinki.fi/en/courses/application/

WHAT: Summer courses’ application deadline approaching

WHEN: March 18th, 2018

WHERE: https://best.eu.org/courses

III Announcements

Train as a Security Officer, AYY pays for the costs!

AYY is organizing a Security Officer course. The training is held from the 6th to the 8th and from the 14th to the 16th of April 2018. The course is free if you commit to working as a Security Officer in four (4) AYY events by the end of 2019. You can also take part to the Security Officer refresher course on 14th of April if your Security Officer card is running out of date. The refresher course is free if you commit to working as a Security Officer in one (1) AYY event.

The course will be held in Finnish.

The course has 20 slots and it’s organized at Otaniemi. The signup opens on the 12th of March at 12pm and closes on the 22nd of March at 23:59pm or when the course is full.

More info and signup: https://lomake.ayy.fi/vapaaehtoiset/kouluttaudu-jarjestyksenvalvojaksi/

IV Job offers

Tridify Summer Job

Link to the info pack below: