Tamko Topics 4/2024

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

1. Gateway to Working Life has started!
2. Hangouts board game night 5.2.
3. Student, be sure to vote in the presidential elections!
4. BetterTogether Valentine’s Day Event coming up!

1. Gateway to Working Life has started!

Now is your chance to find yourself a summer job, internship or thesis topic right from the main campus!  Gateway to Working Life recruitment event has started and over the next three days more than 100 companies will be on the main campus to introduce themselves to students and tell about their employment opportunities!

The event takes place in the lobby areas of the main campus, and there may be occasional congestion during the fair days.
The event is open every day from 10-14 and is free of charge.

Gateway to Working Life event days:

22.1. Social services and health care, Business administration and hospitality management
23.1. Technology and ICT
24.1. Technology

You can also come and update your CV picture for free by a professional photographer or refine its contents in the CV clinic.
There will also be interesting seminars and, of course, PorttiBingo!

Get to know companies and the employment opportunities they offer in advance from the fair catalogue: https://issuu.com/opiskelijakuntatamko/docs/gateway_to_working_life_2024_fair_catalogue?fr=xKAE9_zU1NQ

2. Hangouts board game night 5.2.

Welcome to Hangouts!

Tamko organise a board game night where you can challenge other players in board games in February! We offer different board games but you can also bring your own games. Come to Solu’s sauna in 5th if February at 5pm. You can also just come to hang out and enjoy the sauna and so bring your own sauna attire.

Tamko offers snacks and drinks but you can also bring your own snacks.
Hangouts is a free and alcohol-free event.

See you on Hangouts!

WHAT? Board game Hangouts
WHEN? At Solu’s Sauna
WHERE? 5th of February at 5pm
All events of the Student Union Tamko are completely harassment-free and no harassment or discrimination of any kind will be tolerated. Harassment contact persons can be reached at email address hairintayhdyshenkilot@tamko.fi. If you would like more information about the accessibility or accessibility of the event, please contact saavutettavuus@tamko.fi

3. Student, be sure to vote in the presidential elections!

Student, be sure to vote in the presidential elections!

First round of the presidential election is on and by voting, you are influencing who will serve as president for the next six years. All Finnish citizens who turn 18 on election day 28 January 2024 at the latest are entitled to vote.

In the presidential election, you can vote for any candidate. In advance voting, you can vote at any polling station. All you need is a passport, ID card, driver’s license or other photo ID. Advance voting will be held in Finland on 17.-23.1.2024 so there is still time to vote in advance!

You can read more about the presidential elections on the Elections website: https://vaalit.fi/en/presidential-election

4. BetterTogether Valentine’s Day Event coming up!

Save the date – BetterTogether Valentine’s Day Event coming up!

TAMK Parvi, Tamko and Sportuni will organise the traditional BetterTogether- Valentine’s Day event at TAMK Main Campus on 14 Feb, 2024 at 11-15. During the day, there will be various workshops, communal stands and of course the traditional “lettupiste”- stand with freshly baked, heartwarming crepes. Various organisations and clubs will be present at the event. Save the date!

Follow Parvi’s Instagram account to find out more about upcoming events at TAMK Parvi @tamkparvi! 

Älä lennä yksin! Don’t fly Solo!

5. Pyjama PISTOT

It’s time for the first PISTOT parties of the year!
Take your pyjamas and nightcaps with you and join us at slumber party! 

There will be patches available for the fastest ones to arrive!

The doors open at 21:00 and stay open until 05:00!

Tickets go on sale on Kide.app on Thursday, january 18th. at 10 o`clock

WHEN? Thursday 25.1. from 21:00 to 05:00
WHERE? Restaurant world: Koskikeskus Ranta & Poro
HOW? Tickets are 4€ in advance / 6€ at the door. 0€ with Bilepassi (!note, free ticket must be redeemed!)


PISTOT is organized by TTO ry, TIRO ry and PIRATE ry

All PISTOT events are completely harassment-free and no form of harassment or discrimation is accepted. PISTOT parties include trained anti-harassment contact persons Netta (hairinta.netta@ttory.fi), Teija (pistot@tiro.fi) and Mila (hairinta.mila@piratery.fi)