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Isa-info. Newsletter for JYU students 6.11.2017

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Student and Academic Services closed on 23 November 2017 »

Student and Academic Services at JYU is closed on 23 November 2017 due to unit's development day.


Well-being week for higher education students of Jyväskylä »

Mon 13 – Sun 19 Nov

This years theme is "Hear me, hear you". During the week there are different events that are related to the theme. Most of them are free of charge but require pre-registration.

Uses of the Past Symposium Keynote lectures »

Thu 9. Nov 09:30 am. – 12:00 pm., Seminaarinmäki, S212

Ulf Zander, Lund University: "Outsider, Bystander, Insider. Sweden, the Second World War and Uses of the Past" ja Leena Kurvet-Käosaar, University of Tartu: "Hidden within Threads of Memory: Trauma and Baltic Women's Remembrance of Soviet Repressions".

Panel: Narratives of Difficult Pasts in Contemporary Culture Panel »

Fri 10 Nov 3:30 pm. – 5:00 pm., Seminaarinmäki, H320

Global history is filled with tragic incidents that are remembered and dealt with in diverse – and often competing – cultural narratives. This interdisciplinary panel discusses how difficult pasts are given meanings in narrative practices in contemporary culture.

Information session for staff and students: University’s internal agreement negotiations »

Mon 13 Nov 01:15 pm. – 03:33 pm., Seminaarinäki, Main building, C4
The University’s internal agreement negotiations of autumn 2017 are held from 24 October to 7 November. In the negotiations, the Rector agrees with faculties and independent institutes on the resources of 2018 and specifies the targets of the agreement period 2017–2020.

Explo­ring chan­ging educa­tio­nal en­vi­ron­ments and or­ga­niza­tio­nal cul­tu­res workshop »

Thu 16 – Fri 17 Nov, Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkinen Hall

We invite you to discuss novel research designs and participatory methods that facilitate the application of research results in work-life contexts and create opportunities for various co-designed projects between academia and society.

Well-being and sports

Personal training session for a small group Mon 6. and 13. 11 at 4.30 p.m. in Liikunta gym. You get also your own program with the Sportyplanner.

It is easier to swim effectively when you know how to swim
Breast stroke and freestyle Wed 8.11.-29.11. at 7.45-8.45 p.m. in AaltoAlvari.
The course for swimmers who manage to swim at least 200 m.

Water is nice element for all – young, old, fat and thin
Aqua aerobics Mon 13.11. at 3.45-4.30 p.m. and 17.11. at 7.45-8.30 a.m. in AaltoAlvari
In the water it is easy to exercise although you have problems with your joints and body.

Energetic dances help you to see the positive side of daily life
Afro dance Fri 10. and 17.11. at 5-6.30 p.m. Liikunta RS (rhytmic hall).
Welcome to learn and enjoy dances from West Africa and Congo-Brazzaville! The course is suitable for all levels.



Scholarships and research grants

Job and internship opportunities

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