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TAMKO TOPICS 10 / 2018

Tamko Topics is a weekly newsletter of The Students' Union of Tampere University of Applied Sciences.

English summary 10 / 2018

1. Tamko's Evening!

2. Become an International Tutor!

3. PISTOT Beauty and the Geek

4. TIRO is looking for voluntary workers to Engineering Student Days!

5. IOP - Engineering Student Days 

6. Engineering and X

1. Tamko's Evening!

Welcome to play board games, sew overall patches' and meet new people on 19.3. at 16.00! You can bring some games, activities etc. with you. Tamko offers some light snacks and drinks. You will get a stamp on your Tursaspassi from this event to Overall patches' sewing evening or Board games evening. Please note that the happening is non-alcoholic. Welcome to the Solu!

2. Become an International Tutor!

Tamko is training again new international tutors to help our incoming exchange students. In the trainings, we will cover for example practical matters concerning the arrival of the exchange students, tutor’s responsibilities and culture shock. The training will take place on Tuesday 10th and Thursday 12th of April at 5pm-8pm in auditorium G00-10. We'll invite all participants to a team brief to hear more about tutoring and ask questions.

Coffee and sandwiches are served in the trainings. You'll get a bunch of nice experiences, a lot of new friends and study credits. When the course is done, you'll also get an extra point when applying to exchange studies. You can register for the training by following the link below. Registration ends on Wednesday 28th of April 2018.

Registration link.

Questions? Contact international(at)tamko.fi. Welcome to the world of tutoring!

3. PISTOT Beauty and the Geek

I've got the brains you've got the looks... On Thursday the 15th of March Union Work & Leisure Club is filled with geeks and beauties. In this party you get to release your inner nerd and put on your favourite Star Wars shirt or become a gorgeous piece of beauty or handsomeness, because on this night you might just get lucky! Gather your squad and be there!

Music for the night is being taken care of by the world-class DJ FLIP all the way from Ireland! Union opens at 21:30 and the party goes on until 04:00. Theme-related drinks available

The highlight of the night is the already traditional competition where one of you gets to fight their way past the competition in order to win a seat to the party trip to Malaga organized in May!! You can take part in the competition on the night in Union! More information on it will emerge later on, so make sure you hit that "attending" button and follow the PISTOT facebook page so you are constantly kept up to date!

The pre party for PISTOT Beauty and the Geek is T-Itse Labra. Costume ideas can be found at Punanaamio, where you can get 20% discount showing your PISTOT party pass. 

TICKETS in advance 3€/ from the door 5€: (With party pass, free entry and separate queue). Tickets also available at Tamko's office (SOLU) (Mon-Fri 9-16), Pirate's office (Wed 10-13), Kuntokatu 3 stands during the partyweek

and Bailataan.fi

PISTOT is organized by student associations TTO ry, TIRO ry and PIRATE ry. 

4. TIRO is looking for voluntary workers to Engineering Student Days!

Engineering students of Tampere are organizing the annual IOP on April 7, which brings students together from all around Finland. We are looking for volunteers (about 20 persons) to help out with the events setup. All the volunteers get a free pass to the afterparty in Hullu Poro and Ranta and a cool staff shirt. If you are interested, please contact us info(a)iopaivat and be part of the greatest engineering event of the year. You can find more info about the event in Facebook "IOP 2018 Tampere". 

5. IOP - Engineering Student Days 

TIRO ry invites all engineers, engineer minded students and everyone who wants to have a rocking time at Engineering Student Days (IOP) on 7.4! The annually organized IOP brings students together from all around Finland. The D-Day starts from central square of Tampere which is also the place where team challenge tour begins. Alongside of all the happening you can find overall badge market, several activities set up by our sponsors and great Rock n’ Roll atmosphere! The whole day ends up with a magnificent After Party feat. Uniklubi in Hullu poro / Ranta. You can find more info from Facebook event: IOP 2018 Tampere and www.iopaivat.fi.

6. Engineering and X

Engineering and X is an annual competition organized during Engineering Student Days. The competition is seeking clever inventions which combines engineering and annually alternating theme, the X. Theme is determined by Engineering Student government. This year's theme is Engineering and Sound! The competition is held this April during Engineering Student Days. Build up a team of friends and release your inner brainiac to work! Good luck for the competition!

More info at www.iopaivat.fi