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HELSINKI Think company
Helsinki Think Company at Vuorikatu 5 is a city-centre forum for new entrepreneurial activities. It is a communal workspace where students, researchers and entrepreneurially minded individuals can build networks.
Helsinki Think Company, launched by the University of Helsinki and City of Helsinki, is open Mondays through Fridays from 10.00 to 18.00.
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It’s snowing, Friday and Helsinki Summer School has announced the titles of the 21 courses of HSS 2015. What would be a better time to make plans for next summer? Explore and be inspired!
We are very excited to announce the titles of the 21 courses of HSS 2015! 1. Baltic Sea Catchment: Limnological Characteristics from Headwaters to the Baltic Sea 2. Challenges of Democratic Development in Eastern Europe 3. Cognitive Neuroscience 4. Co-operative Enterprise Law 5. Dealing with the Other - Developing Critical Intercultural Awareness of Selfness and Otherness 6. Ecology and Management of Urban Green Space 7. English as a Lingua Franca – a New Language? 8. Environmental Ethics in a Global Context 9. Games and History 10. Globalisation, Media and the Cosmopolitan Citizen 11. Heavy Metal Music in Contemporary History and Society 12. Intensive Finnish Course (only for new master's students of the University of Helsinki) 13. Intercultural Communication and Multilingualism 14. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Nations and Nationalism in Contemporary Europe 15. Introduction to Bioethics 16. Introduction to Finnish Gender Studies 17. Managing Sustainable Forest Landscapes 18. Museums and Memorial Sites: Displaying and Remembering minorities 19. Understanding Finnish Education: From Myths to Realities 20. Science Fiction in Literature and Culture 21. The Welfare City Detailed course descriptions will be published on our website later.
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WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL HELSINKI 2012
World Design Capital 2012 Helsinki
Thomas Heatherwick proposes a floating island park for the Hudson River in New York. Pretty cool, isn´t it ?
First it was a garden bridge to span London's River Thames, now Thomas Heatherwick is proposing a floating island park for the Hudson River in New York
Helsinki New Horizons
a. In the forthcoming decades, Helsinki will expand faster than ever before, with the construction of a variety of apartments, offices, kindergartens, schools, parks, streets and recreation areas. The City of Helsinki aims to build quality neighbourhoods where people can enjoy both work and leisure.
helsinkitourism: Visit Helsinki's twitter name is now @VisitHelsinki !
City of Helsinki news
Icepark will be opened on Saturday
Icepark will be opened on 22nd November. The Icepark...
The Port of Helsinki's traffic exhibiting steady growth
The amount of unitized cargo traffic transported...
Helsingin Energia and Vapo agree on Finland's largest pellet deliveries
Helsingin Energia and Vapo have agreed on wood pellet...
Helsinki City Events
Svenska Klubben & Kruna
Close by to the beautiful Liisanpuistikko Park and...
Our November highlight, tramride and delicacies
We decided together with my 6-year old daughter that...
Sibelius and the World of Art in Ateneum Art Museum 17.10.2014-22.3.2015
Jean Sibelius is probably the most well-known Finnish...
University of Helsinki Events
Kevin Cárthaigh Deegan: A novel pre-treatment for cheese production: Biochemistry, sensory perception and consumer acceptance.
Sat 22.11.2014 12:00-14:00Fabianinkatu 33 - Päärakennus,...
Esmael Abdurehim: The Lopnor dialect of Uyghur - A descriptive analysis
Mon 24.11.2014 12:00-14:00Auditorium XII, University...
Eemil Lagerspetz: Collaborative Mobile Energy Awareness
Mon 24.11.2014 12:00-14:00Chemicum, Auditorio A129,...