Opening Day Celebrations

Event start date
Event start time
12.15
Place

Main Building, address: Kalevantie 4

Organiser(s)

University of Tampere and Tamy, the Student Union of the University of Tampere

Opening

The opening ceremony in the main auditorium of Main Building (address: Kalevantie 4), info stands of university associations and hobby clubs in the lower foyer, performances in the main foyer, guided tours of the main campus area and more.

Programme

At 11.00
Opening prayer at Campus Chapel (Pinni B, 5th floor)

At 12.15
Opening ceremony, main auditorium, Main Building
Programme

At 13.00-15.30
Info stands of university associations and hobby clubs, lower foyer, Main Building

At 13.30-14.15
Coffee for alumni/nae, Café Alakuppila on the lower ground floor of Main Building

At 13.00-14.15
Dance, aesthetic group gymnastics, theatre: UtaDance, Tukkateatteri, UtaGymnastics, performances in the main foyer of Main Building

At 14.15-15.00
Guided tours of the main campus area starting from Café Alakuppila on the lower ground floor of Main Building (only in Finnish)

At 14.15-16.00
Celebration lectures by newly appointed professors (in Finnish)

         At 14.15 main auditorium, Main Building
          Faculty of Social Sciences:

  • Professor of Youth Studies Päivi Honkatukia. ”Nuorisotutkimuksen yhteiskunnallinen tehtävä”
  • Professor of Health Sociology Piia Jallinoja. ”Kylmiä tilastoja ja kuumia kokemuksia – 30 vuottani terveyssosiologiassa”
  • Professor of Gender Studies Johanna Kantola. ”Tasa-arvopolitiikan suunnanmuutos: Sukupuoli, valta ja politiikka Suomessa ja Euroopassa”
  • Professor of Social and Health Policy Juho Saari. "Hyvinvointivaltio markkinayhteiskunnassa"

        At 15.15 lecture hall A1, Main Building
         Faculty of Management

  • Professor of Business Management Johanna Kujala. ”Vastuu johtaa: Sidosryhmäsuhteet ja vastuullisuus johtamisessa.”

       Faculty of Communication Sciences:

  • Professor of Interactive technology Markku Turunen. ”Jokapaikan puhetta: interacting with and through technology.”

At 15.00-17.00
Students' pre-party at Klubi 57 (address: Pinninkatu 57)

At 15.30-16.15
Guided tours of the main campus area
Tours start from Café Alakuppila on the lower ground floor

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Evening party at restaurant Klubi and its beer garden (address: Tullikamarinaukio 2)

Starting from 18.00 Barbecue and programme

At 21.00 rap artist Stepa had unfortunately to cancel his gig. But he'll be replaced by another rap artist Tuuttimörkö!
Tuuttimörkö


All events during the Opening Day (including the gig at Klubi) are free of charge for students of the University of Tampere, employees and alumni/nae (Klubi charges a small cloakroom fee).

 

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