Mindfulness reduces students’ stress
Students of the Faculty of Medicine get to study mindfulness as part of their studies. Research has shown that mindfulness, or the exercise of...
Separation between central and local government hinders migrant integration
The Finnish system for the reception of asylum seekers is highly organised and could function well. But while the system is based on short...
The decreased usage of antibiotics has helped: Antimicrobials are more effective against canine bacteria
Antimicrobial resistance in bacteria from dogs is decreasing, according to the latest FINRES-Vet report. One likely reason is the diminished use...
Statistics helps us understand the interplay between our environment, genes and other factors
For a statistician like Professor Sangita Kulathinal, Finland is a perfect place to do register-based research.
“When we mine church history, we learn what is important in life”
Professor Tuomas Heikkilä, a specialist in medieval history, believes that the humanities have a great opportunity to increase understanding of...
“If we don't let go of the consumer society, the climate crisis is unsolvable”
According to Thomas Wallgren, professor of philosophy, Wittgenstein’s later philosophy can promote the development of global democracy.
To fully become an inclusive educational society, we need to support excluded youth
The strong commitment from schools to improve services inspires Professor Joseph Gagnon.
Interaction research solves linguistic problems in professional life
Employers’ requirements for Finnish language proficiency and the skills of suitable employees do not always match. Salla Kurhila, professor of...