This is the last weekly newsletter before a little break. Lyytiset will continue in the year 2021. Peaceful holidays!
Lyytiset for the week 51. Lyytiset is LYY’s weekly newsletter that rounds up current affairs and events for the following week. If you want your own announcement to be added to Lyytiset, contact jarjestoasiantuntija(at)lyy.fi.
- LYY’s opening hours
- Ulapland Christmas 2.0
- LYY shirts on winter sale!
- Miikka Keränen has been chosen as the substitute for LYY’s Secretary General
- YTHS 2021
- Ambassadors wanted!
- Fact sheet about the COVID-19 situation
- Koronavilkku app
- Event guide
- Give feedback on the Student Union’s feedback channel
- Register your event to the LYY’s event calendar
LYY’s opening hours
LYY’s office at Ahkiomaantie 23 B are open by reservation.
Contact us at lyy(at)lyy.fi, or call +358 44 787 5670.
Take safety guidelines into consideration when visiting LYY. Do not visit our service points if you have any symptoms of infection.
Ulapland Christmas 2.0
We will celebrate the end of the year with ULapland Christmas 2.0 online event on Wednesday 16 December at 13:00 – remotely and safely.
The laid-back and warm celebration features, for example, music by the Music School Pop Up, Christmassy interviews, and Christmas video greetings from our staff and students.
The celebration will be streamed live on YouTube and its estimated duration is about one hour or a bit longer. The language of the event is both Finnish and English. A link to the livestream will be published on the Intranet and sent via email to staff and students of the university before the event. Please note that the celebration is a live event and no replay will be available, so mark the date in your calendar and join us!
LYY shirts on winter sale!
Feeling cold in the winter? No worries, LYY’s shirts will keep you warm!
LYY’s shirts are again available for a limited time in kide.app, so shopping is corona-safe. There are a limited number of shirts, so you should act fast. There’s also a discount on the last shirts of the year: hoodies 29,50€ and sweatshirts 27,50€.
It is possible to order shirts by mail or pick them up from LYY’s office. Order yours by 13.12.!
Miikka Keränen has been chosen as the substitute for LYY’s Secretary General
LYY’s Council of Representatives has elected Mikka Keränen as LYY’s Secretary General’s substitute at its meeting on December 3rd, 2020. Keränen has previously acted as Chair of the Council of Representatives and been active in student organizations.
The Secretary General’s substitute has started work on Monday 7.12.2020.
For more information contact the Chair of the Council of Representatives, epj(at)lyy.fi
HEY STUDENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION! Your health care services changes on 1.1.2021. The FSHS will provide health care services to all students at universities and universities of applied sciences from the 1st of January 202. The healthcare fee for the services must be paid to Kela starting December 2020.
Find out more and master the facts on the FSHS website!
AMBASSADORS WANTED! DL 15.12.2020
Become an ambassador in a top team to inspire students for internationalisation!
Are you interested to improve interaction with international and local students and to gain internationalisation competences yourself?
This is a great opportunity to network and gain international working life skills. You will also receive Open Badge and LinkedIn recommendations.
If you are interested contact the University’s international services!
They are looking for 8-10 My Global Story ambassadors for February-July 2021. Training in January.
The tasks include:
- to coordinate internationalisation social media accounts
- inspire student for internationalisation and to share their experiences
- to plan and organise relaxed internationalisation events
Fact sheet about the COVID-19 situation
LYY has released information about the autumn COVID-19 situation. The fact sheet includes information about LYY, The University of Lapland and campus restaurants.
Read the fact sheet on our website!
The UNIFI Rectors recommends the use of the Koronavilkku app.
Learn more about Koronavilkku on LYY’s website.
LYY has made instructions for organizing events in our student community. The instructions are meant for both organizers and event participants. We are closely following the COVID-19 situation and will update these instructions if needed.
Check out LYY’s event guide.
Give feedback on the Student Union’s feedback channel
The Student Union has created a feedback channel, which is open to everyone. On the channel you can let us know your thoughts anonymously or ask anything. You can contact us personally or via the feedback form.
More information: Organization and Communications Specialist Netta Riponiemi, jarjestoasiantuntija(at)lyy.fi
Register your event to LYY’s event calendar
You can register your own event to LYY’s website! Adding your event to our website is fast and easy, and it lets everybody see your event straight away on LYY’s website. When you register your event remember that they have to be open for everyone – unless you want loads of gatecrashers.
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