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New Students Begin Studies on Campus in August, Otherwise Autumn Semester Starts Mainly with Remote Studying and Teaching
At the University of Turku, teaching is mainly organised remotely during the first period of the academic year 2020–2021. An exception are the first-year degree students whose orientation into the...
Vappu Will Be Celebrated at Home – Things to Do from Crafting a Vappu Hat to Enjoying a Picnic on Your Balcony
The state of emergency caused by coronavirus also affects the celebrations of Vappu, the biggest national carnival of spring. This year, we will stay at home but celebrate together. There are enough...
Academic Leaders Have General Benevolence to Entrepreneurship at Universities – Lack 0f Common Discussion and Multiple Views Perceived as Challenge
A research conducted by the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Turku reveals that the academic leaders of Finnish universities have a favourable attitude towards promoting...
Exceptional Circumstances at the University of Turku – Effects of Coronavirus on Studying and Working
The University of Turku adjusts its operations according to the Government’s policy recommendations. The University of Turku operates under exceptional circumstances from 18 March to 13 May 2020.