Things I found funny, weird, impressing, amazing about Finland
I have been living in Finland now for 9 months in the whole. I learned a lot about the country during that time. I learned how Finnish people are, with their habits, routines, too… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/09/foreigner-finland/
Interview with Maryna
Here are some extracts of my interview with Maryna. We had a really nice conversation and also a lot of fun.
What is your name?
Where are you from?
Interview with Mark
Mark is a very refreshing person with a big story. Therefore our interview was really dense, he has many interesting things to tell. Here are (unfortunately only) some parts of ou… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/09/internationals-seinajoki-56/
Interview with Mosab and Musaab
Mosab and Musaab are refugees from Iraq living in Seinäjoki. In our interview I got so somehow understand how it feels to be a refugee and I learned how bravely Mosab and Musaab m… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/09/internationals-seinajoki-46/
Interview with Pilvi
When I heard about Pilvi and her impressive work I knew right away that I want to interview her and hear about her story. I'm glad I can share it with you now:
What’s your… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/09/internationals-seinajoki-36/
Interview with Kazue
Today I would like to bring you Kazues's story a little bit closer. We had a really interesting interview together and a very nice lunch break.
What’s your name? Kazue.
Interview with Dahila
During my last week of being a summer reporter I got to do the real reporter thing: I interviewed people. I had six very interesting interviews with seven really different and gre… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/09/internationals-seinajoki-16/
The winner of the photo competition is Sanni with her picture from Rhodos, Greece. Congratulations! It's a beautiful picture. We have chosen her picture because we like the colour… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/09/photo-competition-winner/
A place of youth
What is JOJO? Jojo is a place where young adults can meet up and hang out together for free. There’s plenty of youth houses for youngsters where they can just be. But once you ar… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/08/i-introduce-you-jojo/
With all those posts about YOUTHtopia, did you get the feeling that you want to participate in a youth exchange as well? Do you also want to meet people from a different country a… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/schweinfurt-exchange-2018/
The 7th graders in a new school
Two weeks ago the Yläaste in Peräseinäjoki got enriched with two classes of new 7th graders. They had their "entrance event" yesterday and I had the pleasure to be there with Sail… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/08/new-beginning/
Where have you been this summer? Which one is your nicest memory for this summer? Did you take a picture of it?
Now the days are getting shorter and the weather is getting … https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/summer-holiday-photo-competition/
Learn some new words in Finnish, Catalan, Dutch, German, Polish and Spanish
The last thing I would really like to share with you about the YOUTHopia exchange are some new words in our participants’ languages. One of our rules was to learn a new word each … https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/aaand-another-youthopia-post/
My boyfriend has told me already before I came to Finland that his father would traditionally like to give a small crayfish party also this year and that he asked if we want to co… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/08/my-first-crayfish-party/
In the last part of the interviews the interviewees are talking about the highlights of the exchange and are sharing a funny talent or joke.
Thanks to Adrià, Aleksanteri, … https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/youthopia-interviews-33/
Foreigners about Finland
In this second part of the interviews the interviewees are answering to the following two questions:
What do you like most about Finland?
What do you think about Finnish foo… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/youthopia-interviews-23/
About Liechtenstein on its National Day
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear Liechtenstein? That it is one of the smallest countries in the world? A tax paradise? Do you think of its richness? O… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/arkielamaa/2017/08/what-you-always-or-never-wanted-know-about-liechtenstein/
About curiosities and participation
Where are you from? Is there a curiosity about your country? Why are you participating in youth work?
These are the questions which the interviewees from YOUTHopia are talking… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/youthopia-interviews-13/
This video was made by the YOUTHopia participant Konrad from the Polish group and it really captures the best moments of the camp. Good job! :)
Records: Małgorzat… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/youthopia-2017-aftermovie/
Erasmus+ Youth Exchange
The week started with a lot of handshakes. I was shaking hands with some people who were still in their teen ages but also with people whose age has already passed the teen-limit.… https://www.verkkolehtikantti.fi/artikkelit/kansainvalisyys/2017/08/youthopia-unforgettable-week/