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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...

Freshmen Party 2018 – time for the end credits of the movie

Finally? Already? Well, it’s over – the event we long waited for and organized even longer. You know, the small event called the Freshmen Party. I was the safety manager for the event, as well as the co-host of the day and evening, so I gained a lot ...

Taboo

I didn’t know what to tell you, so how about a taboo named depression? There are so many people, who have depression, and don’t even look like it. This person can be your classmate who is always smiling and doing every little school thing that they h...

Surviving the digital jungle with Tuudo

Last Grumble weeks students gave quite a lot of sharp feedback about the magnitude of JAMK UAS’ digital systems. We have Elmo, Optima, Asio, different work spaces, email, social media groups, not mentioning the different systems in different study fi...