10–24 November 2018
The Student Union celebrates its Anniversary on November the 24th at the Old Student House and at The Circus, but that's not all: this November, various HYY150 events will be held all over Helsinki for two whole weeks!
HYY150 Festival brings you the best student events of HYY from the most dazzling parties to the most interesting seminars. All the events of the festival are either free or have student-friendly prices, and they will be held around Helsinki from November 10 to November 24, 2018.
The festival features concerts, clubs, workshops, pop up classes, escape rooms, and much more.
Stay tuned - more events will be unveiled later this fall!
Unicafe restaurants October 13, 2018 - November 13, 2018
Biosfääri’s traditional Unicafeappro is back!
November 10 - November 22, 2018
Hunt targets during the Anniversary celebrations with the Assassins at the University of Helsinki! The top players of this playful tournament will win awards.
City Centre Campus, Kumpula Campus & Viikki Campus, November 12 - November 24, 2018
A touring photo exhibition that portrays the history of development cooperation at the University of Helsinki from the point of view of students.
A-talo, Viikki campus (Latokartanonkaari 9), Tuesday November 13 - Wednesday, November 14, 2018
The major career event by the student organisations of the The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry features topical discussions, industry representation, and networking opportunities.
Ateneum (Kaivokatu 2), Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 10 am - 8 pm
The exhibitions to be shown are Urban Encounters – Finnish Art from the 20th Century, Not Vital, and Stories of Finnish Art.
Alina Hall (Mannerheimintie 5 A, 3rd floor), Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 3 pm - 11 pm
The world is about to collapse. Will you find the keys to save our planet? Put yourself to the test at Development Cooperation Committee’s escape room!
The Main building of the University of Helsinki, room 12 (Fabianinkatu 33), Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 4 pm - 7 pm
The annual seminar of The Friends of the History of the Student Union of the University of Helsinki (HYYHY) looks into the history of student parties.
Nypolen (New Student House, 4th floor), Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Akateeminen viiniseura’s (‘The Academic Wine Club’) combines marries two great sources of pleasure: chocolate and wine! Join us in sampling, tasting, and simply feeling the union of interesting wines and wonderful chocolates.
Culture Factory Korjaamo, Vintti (Töölönkatu 51 A), Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Poetry club Runosoul is here again! Come and enjoy performances by some of the debut poets of the past year, as well as music acts.
Unisport Kluuvi, room K3 (Yliopistonkatu 4), Friday, November 16 at 10 am - 11 am & 11 am - 12 pm
Come and enjoy free yoga classes with Kehy!
Terkko Health Hub, Meilahden kampus (Haartmaninkatu 4), Friday, November 16, 2018 at 12 am - 3 pm
An open lecture on how to handle gender diversity as a health care professional.
Varsinaissuomalainen osakunta (Mannerheimintie 5 A, 6th floor), Friday, November 16, 2018
The techno rave club Varsinaiset Reivaajat brings underground to the top floor of the New Student House.
Cinema Orion (Eerikinkatu 15), Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 2 pm - 4 pm
Synkooppi ry’s concert is a celebration of the joined history of HYY and the University of Helsinki’s electronic music studio, featuring a taste of the contemporary experimental music scene and pieces stemming from the history of the studio.
HYY Services Office (Mannerheimintie 5 B, 2nd floor), November 19-20 at 12 am - 2 pm.
Sing your heart out and gain an overall badge at the HYY Services Office!
Porthania (Yliopistonkatu 3, 1st floor), Monday, November 19, 2018 at 12 pm - 5 pm
Test your juristic sensibility, take part in a raffle, and attend an interesting panel discussion on psychiatric assessments at law students’ criminally delicious afternoon!
Think Company (Tiedekulma, Yliopistonkatu 4, 2nd floor), Monday, November 19, 2018 at 5 pm - 6:30 pm
An open discussion on how people from the working class end up in a university, and how it feels like to study in a university.
Nylands nation (Kasarmikatu 40), Monday, November 19, 2018 at 6 pm
A guided tour of the Nylands nation house. The theme of the tour is the red siege of 1918.
Metsätieteiden talo, Viikki campus (Latokartanonkaari 7, lecture room B6), Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 12 pm - 4 pm
In Akateemisen karjakerho’s (‘The Academic Livestock Club’) seminar, famed animal trainers Tuire Kaimio and Iris Kaimio talk about the way training affects animal welfare. The event is held in Finnish.
Wilhelmsson Hall (Mannerheimintie 5 A, 5th floor), Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Put your sexual IQ to a test and win amazing prizes at a Sex Toy Bingo hosted by Ina Mikkola!
Think Corner (Yliopistonkatu 4), Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2 pm
Digitalisation, robotisation, and technological development - will they be our salvation or will they doom us all? FutureWorks is an event where you can travel in time into the working life of tomorrow.
UniSport Kumpula, C block (Väinö Auerin katu 11), Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 10 am - 2 pm
Epic boffer tournament in the heart of Kumpula!
Kumpula campus (Gustaf Hällströminkatu 2), Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 11 am - 11 pm
Kumpulan Potentiaali is a major career event organised by the students of the Faculty of Science. The event also features activities for students of other faculties.
HAM Tennispalatsi (Eteläinen Rautatienkatu 8), Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 11 am - 7 pm
The Helsinki Art Museum HAM is having a free student day in honour of HYY’s 150th Anniversary!
Music Hall, Old Student House (Mannerheimintie 3), Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 1 pm - 6 pm
The symposium will focus on the long-term impacts of the 1968 revolts in different fields of society, each time approaching them both from an international perspective and from a Finnish angle. The event will be in English.
Ylioppilasteatteri (Aleksanterinkatu 23), Thursday, November 22, 2018
Welcome to the open dress reherseal of Ylioppilasteatteri’s (‘The Student Theatre’) upcoming production!
Apollo Live Club (Mannerheimintie 16), THursday, November 22, 2018 at 7 pm
Join the YL Male Choir at a gentlemanly evening at the Apollo Live Club featuring cocktails, quartets, and songs about art and love - supreme performances all around!