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200 brand new TUAS tutors!

English summary of blog post by Taru Matikainen Within the last two weeks student union TUO trained 200 new tutors for the upcoming academic year! Tutors are an essential part of the process of integrating the first year students to the ...Read more


Cuts in student financial aid affect equality in education

English summary for blog post by Ida Akkila After the Finnish parliament election in 2015 the government decided to cut 70 million euros off the budget for education within four years and 150 euros in the long run. The Minister of Education and ...Read more


ESN-IAC – International Attraction

When I started my action with the Erasmus Student Network, the biggest student union in Europe, on September 2014 with few of my classmates (yeah, there we’re few interested persons on our international business class), I completely sunk ...Read more


How Turku University of Applied Sciences changed my life

A new academic year has again begun. Tons of new students started their studies here at the Turku University of Applied Sciences i.e. TUAS and I want to dedicate this blog to you guys. In this blog I am going to tell you about my years in TUAS ...Read more


Internationalize responsibly or die!

When I was studying, the phrase “innovate or die” was thrown around a lot. The “old ways of learning” weren’t sufficient anymore and everything had to be done in an innovative fashion (I graduated 2012 so I’m assuming that much ...Read more