How to brighten up your winter nights: Northern Lights Hunting
What do you know about northern lights? I used to believe that northern lights were a magical phenomenon happening in Lapland or very up north. Let me reveal you something… It is a natural phenomenon and you can spot them even in southern Finland such as in Tampere or Lahti!
Living sustainably in Tampere – on a student budget
Do you care about environmental sustainability? Are you concerned about how to live sustainably on a student budget in Tampere? And are you wondering what the city and the university community might offer in this respect? If the answer to these questions is yes, then you are just like me when I came to start my degree studies at Tampere University! So, let me help you answer these questions.
Tampere University from a Moomin‘s Perspective
Everybody knows Moomins, don’t they? Moomintroll is one of the main characters of Tove Jansson’s fairy tale series translated into more than 50 languages, which definitely proves its popularity all around the world. This small plump creature is very curious; he has a spirit of adventure and an inquiring mind.
Where the Mind Is Without Fear
My first introduction to Finland was through geography in middle school. A country near the North Pole with its capital Helsinki. At that time, I never thought I would be here in the future. Nonetheless, since I moved here, I have not regretted any single moment of it. One of the reasons I am writing this blog is because I want to share my student life experience at Tampere University.
Viikinsaari Island – A summer retreat oasis right in the city
Do you know that there is a lovely and beautiful island named Viikinsaari in Tampere? It is located only 20-min boat ride away from Tampere city center. A proper summer oasis for Tampere University students!
Take care of yourself and your mental health while studying
When we are busy taking part in projects and classes, it is very easy to forget to look after ourselves and ignore our bodies. In particular, during this pandemic, it is very important to take care of your mental health.
How to Stop Your Foreign Language Getting Rusty in Tampere 101
You have studied a language before and now you're scared of forgetting it? You have never spoken a language outside of a classroom or with a native speaker? Fear not – get to know the Language Groups in Tampere!