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My path to executive board of OSAKO

Vice chair of executive board of OSAKO shares his story about how he ended up to his position as well as his feelings about upcoming Autumn.

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Going Abroad: Finale

Last month of the exchange period started with a road trip to Tirol area, which was followed by an intense week of studying and preparing for final presentations etc.

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Going Abroad: On the road again

May has been full of adventures now that the travelling restrictions inside Austria have started to open again – I’ve made sure that I would travel and still make the most of my stay.

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Going Abroad: Quarantine life part 2

“This point marks the halfway of my exchange semester and I still feel that staying in Austria was the right choice. Really blessed, that we’ve had the opportunity to travel inside Austria for now and continue getting new experiences during the next two months.”

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Mental wellbeing and motivation of students suffer from special circumstances

In April OSAKO looked into how remote studies are going during the state of emergency.

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Student healthcare services for students in higher education starting 1 January 2021

Until the end of the year 2020 students in universities of applied sciences are using the student healthcare provided by the city of Oulu. However, you should already start paying attention to upcoming changes.

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Subscribe to OSAKO's newsletter now! As a subscriber you won't miss our news, blogposts and event infos. The newsletter is published six times a year, and for the year 2021 there will be two more...

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New Chair for OSAKO’s Board of Representatives and new OSAKO board members elected

The Board of Representatives of student union OSAKO had a meeting on Tuesday the 31st of August. The meeting in question was quite important, because the board elected a new Chair for the Board of...

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OSAKO’s Board of Representatives will have its Spring meeting on Monday, June the 21st at 17 o'clock. The meeting will be held as a remote meeting through Microsoft Teams. According to...

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OSAKO and OYY are looking for a graphic designer for the opening event of the academic year

The event branding will be planned together with the group organizing the event. In addition to the marketing material for the event, some products (such as overall patch, wristband and table tents)...

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OSAKO and SAMOK are looking into how distance learning is going

The University of Applied Sciences Students in Finland – SAMOK and the student unions of the universities of applied sciences are carrying out a joint distance learning survey with the aim to...

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Survey: The quality of teaching and students’ motivation have deteriorated during the exceptional situation

503 Oamk students took part in the survey. Half of the respondents started their studies in 2020. Before the exceptional situation, 72 percent of the respondents studied mainly in contact...

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