Joys of the rainy day!

This year the summer of Finland has been cherish people. 10 days weather promises nice summer weather and only little rain. When I write this, it feels a bit funny to tell readers tips about the activities of the rainy day. However, in the light of the statistics, the rainy days will come, and even…

Student, see how the new Government Programme affects you!

1) Some improvements to students social security Even though the Government Programme promises to develop the student’s social security, it is quite unfortunate that, despite the promises of many parties, the student allowance didn’t get much needed overall increase. However, raising the student allowance for students with children is an excellent improvement for the social…

Second counselling psychologist to Laurea!

This spring Laureamko has been promoting a second counselling psychologist to Laurea. So far there has been one counselling psychologist in Laurea when, according to the number of students we have, we should preferably have three. The aim of the counselling psychologist is to support students’ well-being and ability to study. They offer short-term guidance…

3AMK offers nearly 200 courses for autumn 2019!

3AMK’s course offering is now complete with nearly 90 competence based courses and roughly a hundred language courses from Haaga-Helia, Laurea and Metropolia as well as Aalto University. There are also nine learning lanes of which two are completely in English. 3AMK is a strategic partnership between Haaga-Helia, Laurea and Metropolia. 3AMK offers students a…

Our new specialist is Ada Saarinen

Laureamko’s new advocacy specialist, Ada Saarinen, has started to work for Laureamko during this week. Ada has previously worked in her student association so she has experience about student advocacy. “I’m very excited to have this opportunity to promote students’ wellbeing and widen my understanding of advocacy work. I’m also happy about the warm welcome…

What OLL offers to us?

OLL is established in 1924. OLL works at national and international level, representing all students of institutions og higher education in Finland. For OLL it’s important to promote sports culture and well-being, so that students have equal possibilities of moving to their health. Laureamko’s membership fee is 0,50 e per each membership. The price isn’t…

Finnish Student Sport Federation news 4/2019

Laureamko is member of Finnish Student Sport Federation (later just OLL) and if you’re our member you are too member of OLL. Here is a new newsletter from them. 30% discount for student members on climbing tickets at Irti Maasta centres Students, come and experience a completely new kind of climbing experience with a members’…

Is stress part of students’ everyday life?

The answer is unfortunately often yes. According to The Finnish Student Health Survey (FSHS 2016) psychological issues have increased in the 21st century and every third student experiences a lot of stress. Students’ Mental Health Day was on 25th of April and this year’s theme was stress. During springtime there are many things in a…