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Road to JAMKO: Nilla

I have been thinking about getting involved in organization activities. As an engineering student I thought about applying for the Jyväskylä Engineering Students Association (JIO ry), but mostly I dreamed about going to the student exchange for t...

The Road to JAMKO: Lauri

I got an email from Eeva Vissel that I should go to listen to the board info of JAMKO’s board. I sat there and listened and thought to myself, that this might not be a thing for me. I was scared to represent all of the students of JAMK when I had e...

How do you define a well-being University of Applied Sciences?

Jamk’s well-being projects (YYamk, OHKE and AHK) have together gathered up and taken a place at campuses. We had a stand at Rajakatu and Dynamo’s lobbies 31.8. and right the next day 1.9. at Jamk’s Back to Campus festival. We asked students two quest...

About mentoring

Writer: Marika Väisänen I started studying in JAMK in Bachelor of Hospitality Management program in autumn 2019. It became clear during my first year that tutoring could be my thing because I've been working as a workplace instructor at my job...

What does a county council do?

Let’s get to know the county council from the basics which means the health and social services reform. This reform together with regional government reform means that health and social services are being reformed so that the responsibility of health...

The Foreign Chairperson

Hello, everyone! Miss Anna Zhuravleva here, the first international student in JAMKO who is also happening to occupy the position of Chairperson of Representatives Council. I would like to share information about how the foreigner actually got to be ...

Introducing culture shock and homesickness

Last spring, I provided you with the hitchhiker’s guide to the exchange application. Time flies by and I bet there are people who are at least as excited as I am right now – January is getting closer and closer real fast and soon we’re about to hop i...

Innovation – A way to good horror

Halloween is just around the corner and because horror movies are a significant part of Hallowen and this year's theme for the Freshmen Party was movies, I wanted to talk about horror movies. Horror movies are perhaps the most distinctive genre of...

Well-being week 8 – 12.10

Well-being week is here soon. But what is well-being week? It is a week, when universities in Jyväskylä concentrate on student well-being. Different well-being operatives in academic sports, HUMAK, JYU and JAMK plan and produce some small well-bei...