Strategic planning and project management in Finnish-Russian cooperation context (4 ECTS)

Are you interested in project work? Do you have an idea, but need support to implement your vision in practice? Do you want to strengthen your professional skills and networks, also internationally? How to succeed in cooperation with international partners?

Projects can provide the basis for a wide range of development and they are also an important mean of additional funding. Projects require various skills, such as planning, monitoring and leadership. That is why proficiency in strategic planning and project work management is useful in today’s working life, regardless of the field.

University of Eastern Finland together with Russian partners is organizing a joint course, where you can learn about project management and intercultural communication. You will also develop your communication skills and work on your own cooperation idea.

This course is in English language and it’s worth of 4 ECTS. The contact days will be held in Joensuu in February and March 2020. It is possible to continue to the exchange period in Petrozavodsk in May 2020 (2 ECTS).

Read more and register

Show your skills – coachings for job-seekers

Are you seeking for a job in Finland?

Do you want to improve your knowledge and skills for job-seeking and marketing your special skills?

Do you want to meet employers from your sector? Join our coaching now!

Please notice, that for this training you should have quite good Finnish skills (A2.2. or more), thus more information available in Finnish:

Luonnontieteiden, ICT- ja ympäristöalan osaajille, 28.1.2020 alkaen
Sosiaali-, terveys- ja kasvatusalalle 4.2.2020 alkaen
Luovien alojen, kielten ja kulttuurin osaajille, 12.2.2020 alkaen
Koulutukset on tarkoitettu korkeasti koulutetuille maahanmuuttajille ja paluumuuttajille. Voit olla työssä, työtön, opiskella tai toimia yrittäjänä.

Student prices for Joensuu City Orchestra 2020

Student prices for Joensuu City Orchestra

  • for symphony concerts 5 € (standard 24,50 €)
  • season pass 30 € (standard 130 €, includes 8 concerts)
  • joensuu.fi/kaupunginorkesteri/in-english

    Unfortunatelly student-priced tickets cannot be purchaised in the internet. Please present your student card when buying the tickets at Carelicum or at venue door.

Student´s Well-being guidance point´s opening hours published for spring 2020

New guidance point (in Finnish: Hyvinvointineuvola) on Joensuu campus offers students advice and guidance on services related to well-being. Finnish Student Health Service´s health nurses, Campus Chaplain, study psychologist, career counsellor, anti-harassment contact person of student union and personnel from Language Centre will take turns to meet you.
The well-being guidance point will be open as follows in the facilities of campus library in the Carelia building.
Please see detailed information >> Well being guidance point spring 2020 Joensuu

Welcome!
Further information: Joensuu campus chaplain Tiina Belov, tiina.belov [at] uef.fi

Student´s well-being guidance point starting in January

New guidance point (in Finnish: Hyvinvointineuvola) on Joensuu campus offers students advice and guidance on services related to well-being. Finnish Student Health Service´s health nurses, Campus Chaplain, study psychologist, career counsellor, anti-harassment contact person of student union and personnel from Language Centre will take turns to meet you.
The well-being guidance point will be open once a week in the facilities of campus library in the Carelia building.
Follow detailed information published in Kamu in January!
Further information: Joensuu campus chaplain Tiina Belov, tiina.belov [at] uef.fi

Exceptions in opening hours in Student and Learning Services offices

Exceptions to the Student and Learning Services’ customer service desk opening hours in December and January:

Week 49
Thursday 5.12.2019: 12.00 – 14.00
Friday 6.12.2019: Closed

Week 50
Kuopio campus: Wednesday 11.12.2019: 12.00 – 13.30
Joensuu campus: Thursday 12.12.2019: 12.00 – 13.45

Week 51
Friday 20.12.2019: 12.00 – 14.00

Week 52
Mon-Fri 23.-27.12.2019: Closed

Week 1
Tuesday 31.12.2019: 12.00 – 14.00
Wednesday 1.1.2020: Closed

Week 2
Monday 6.1.2020: Closed

Test your idea in the Draft Program – Apply by 19 January 2020

Apply for Draft Program in Joensuu! We are looking for new and agile ideas, which you can easily test alongside studies or work. It can be a new product, service, app, business model etc. Best ideas are realistic.  Collect your team and develop your idea in the Draft Program. You can get up to 4000 euros for testing your idea. The Draft Program gives you a chance to make small-scale experiments.

Read more and apply by 19th of January 2020 http://www.draftprogram.com/

Rector’s traditional Christmas Coffee on the Joensuu Campus 3 Dec 2019 at 1 pm

The traditional Christmas Coffee for the staff and students on the Joensuu Campus will be served on Tuesday, 3 December, at 13:00 in the lobby of the Carelia building.

 

Welcoming Words Rector Jukka Mönkkönen

 

Two short ballet performance by Pieni balettistudio Relevé

1. Mazurka

Dancers: Relevé’s elite team Primat (15-25-year-old dancers)

Choreography: Hanna Renvall

Music: Léo Delibes

2. Marzipan from The Nutcracker ballet

Dancers: Relevé’s elite team Semit (11-16-year-old dancers)

Choreography: Hanna Renvall

Music: Pjotr Tsaikovski

 

Christmas carols performed by the University of Eastern Finland Choir Joy, conducted by Mari-Annika Heikkilä

 

Coffee

 

Welcome!

 

Traditional Christmas concert by the UEF´s Choir Joy on 11 Dec 2019

Joy Choir wants to spread Joy to the World with its traditional Christmas concert including classic Finnish Christmas songs and international carols.

Time: 11.12.2019 at 7 pm, The concert includes an intermission

Place: Carelia Hall, address: Yliopistokatu 4, Joensuu

The choir is conducted by Ms Mari-Annika Heikkilä.

Tickets (advance/at the door):
5/8€ students / children up to 12 years of age
12/15€ others
children under 2 years of age for free

Tickets are sold at our online shop at Holvi: https://holvi.com/shop/lPm5xN/ , at Kukkakauppa Astrantia (address: Kirkkokatu 14a), and an hour before the concert at the door.

A JOYful welcome!