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Get together at TSE

Published on April 28, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

Today the International Office of the Turku School of Economics invited all exchange students for a get together between 12h and 14:00h. Munkki (Berliner) and sima (mead) was served and in the end there was a lottery and a group photo was taken.

Last lecture in Finland

Published on April 12, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

We are just back from our last lesson in Uni here in Finland. We will have an exam tomorrow and 2 in May. Furthermore we still have to do a few assignments. But aside we are finished with our studies here. I guess with all the traveling we have planned for the next weeks time […]


Published on April 6, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

Tonight we attended one of the popular Finnish sitz-parties. You are asking what a sits party is? Yes, we also did when coming here! In Germany that would probably never happen, but in Finland people come together to get drunk (okay, this part is also true for Germany) and sing songs together. How this goes […]

First period finished

Published on March 2, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

6 weeks of courses are now behind us and we wrote our last exam for the first period in Finland today. So half of our study time here is already around…

Finish Test no. 3

Published on February 21, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

Yes, we made it! Today we had our third and last Finish test for the course “Finish for Foreigners: Beginners Course I”. Not that we now can speak Finish, but we at least learned the numbers, weekdays, month, how to say the time, food vocabulary and a little bit more. I think that’s quite a […]

Erasmus in Finland? What is wrong with you?!

Published on February 20, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

When sitting in the university in one of the last weeks I found a Finish student newspaper called Kyliste of the association of economics students in Turku (http://www.tuky.fi/kyliste/kyliste-410). Aside form all Finish articles which were in there and which I couldn’t understand I found one which was in English. And this was really really good […]

First exam

Published on February 15, 2011 By Verena Hausmann

Today we had our first exam in Finland. It was in the subject Management of ICT Services and consisted of 3 questions, one about the book we had to read, one about one of the articles we also had to read and one about a topic we had in class. It was different from the […]