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TAMKO TOPICS 10 / 2019

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

English Summary

1. Enroll for International Tutoring 4.3. - 27.3.2019

2. Blood donation at TAMK 26 March

3. Tamko's "Never Stop the Madness" sits 27 March

4. Borrow a season pass to Teivo's racing competitions

5. Important info about the EU voting for EU citizens residing in Finland!

6. SOPU and PIRATE's sharity flea marker event 12 March

7. Tolu bowling night 11 March

8. PIRATE ry 55 years

 

1. Enroll for International Tutoring 4.3. - 27.3.2019

Next autumn there will be a lot of new exchange students coming to TAMK. Would you like to be here welcoming them? Now it's time to register for the international tutor trainings and be a part of Tamko's big happy tutoring family. International tutors are helping our incoming exchange students. They take care that exchange students adapt to TAMK and Finnish student life. International tutoring will give you a bunch of nice experiences and improve your language skills.

Student's Union Tamko will train new international tutors on Wednesday 10th of April and Tuesday 16th of April. There will be coffee and sandwiches served in the trainings. International tutoring also adds up your ECTS credits. When the course is done, you'll also get an extra point when applying to exchange studies. You'll also get a mark to your Tursaspassi Passport when enrolling for the trainings.

You can register here.



2. Blood donation at TAMK 26 March

It is time to reach out your helping hand again when Finnish Red Cross's Blood Service comes to TAMK. Come to the Main Campus' B lobby on Tuesday, 26th March at 11:00 - 15:00.

The event is accessible as you can get there by using the elevator.

You can check your suitability as a donor from here.  Please remember to take your ID with you as your student card is not sufficient enough. Note that you will also need a Finnish social security number in order to donate. More info from Tamko.



3. Tamko's sits 27 March

Here we go again! The Student union Tamko is once again having already traditional spring sits. Never stop the madness -themed sits will take place in the night club ROSKA! This is your once in a life time chance to experience sits in unusual place!

Never stop the madness tells it all. Whether you are a chill Coachella partier, hardcore raver enjoying the neon lights or just someone with the music running through your veins and moving your body, you’ll make the choice. Show up dressed and bring out your inner partier! The best outfit will be awarded!

The doors open at 4.30 pm on Wednesday 27th March and the the sits will begin at 5 pm! The sits will be held in the bar's main area where you’ll get by going through the coat service. The ticket includes the coat service, the food, three beverages of your chosen, two shots and the after party ticket in ROSKA. During the breaks you can buy drinks with student friendly prices. Please note that you cannot bring your own drinks with you.

Tickets cost 18€ for Tamko members and 25€ for non-members. Tickets will be available on 11th of March 12pm in kide.app! Be fast! These tickets will be sold in a matter of minutes! More info from Facebook event.



4. Borrow a season pass to Teivo's racing competitions

Would you like to go and watch harness racing? Tamko members can now borrow a season pass to Teivo harness racing competitions in Ylöjärvi! Come to fetch it from our office Solu at Main Campus and return it after the competition.



5. Important info about the EU voting for EU citizens residing in Finland!

An EU citizen residing in Finland must register with the Local Register Office no later than 7th March before 4 PM if one wishes to vote in the Finnish EP elections 26th May 2019. Old enrollments are valid if they are not canceled. Find your closest Local Register Office here.



6. SOPU and PIRATE's sharity flea marker event 12 March

SOPU and PIRATE are organizing a second-hand event on Tuesday 12.3. at 10-16! The event will be held in the B-lobby.

You can reserve your own table to sell clothes / stuff or donate them to the organizers’ charity table. If you choose to reserve a table, the cost is 2 euros for SOPU and PIRATE members and 3 euros to everyone else and the payment will be made in cash on the day of the flea market. Please rent your table by Monday 11.3. through this link (Finnish only).

If you wish to donate to the charity table, you can bring your clean, well-kept and intact clothes or other stuff to the H0-corridor sofas either on Monday 4.3. or Wednesday 6.3. around noon, OR on the day of the flea market 12.3. straight to B-lobby between 9 and 10.

All the profits from both the table rent and the charity table go to SOS-lapsikylä in Tampere.

 

7. Tolu bowling night 11 March

Tolu’s monthly bowling night is here again! The TAMK students sporting association Tolu is organizing their next bowling night on the 11th of March from 18:00 -19:00 at Space Bowling and billiards. For 5€ (including shoe rental), you can come bowl for one hour, so get your friends together join us for some leisurely fun. Tickets can be purchased at Tolu’s web-store Holvi or Tamko's office (Solu). Please arrive by 17:45 so that we can start right at 18:00.



8. PIRATE ry 55 years

14.3.1964 is the day when the history of PIRATE has begun. On this day, 55 years ago, PIRATE was founded. We welcome you all to celebrate with us over some coffee and cake on Thursday the 14th of March in Campus Café’s lobby from 11am to 14pm.



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