23.04.2013 To the joy of all the cappuccino lovers in Otaniemi, a cafe was opened at the Aalto Digital Design Laboratory (ADDLAB) at the end of January.
19.04.2013 Aalto University has published its first Sustainability Report, which was compiled according to the international ISCN standard. In January 2013, Aalto University became the first Finnish university to join the International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN).
18.04.2013 Aalto University IT is working to improve the university's data center capacity. The project includes shutting down the old data center and deploying a new datacenter. The goal is to increase the capacity to meet the current needs and to improve service reliability.
15.04.2013 The Board of Aalto University has appointed Tuula Teeri as President for a second five-year term of office as of 1 April 2014. Tuula Teeri is the university’s first President and took up her position on 1 April 2009.
03.04.2013 Student work from the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland will be on display at the Milan Furniture Fair from 9 to 14 April 2013. The name of the exhibition, Norther, refers to a sudden and stabbing north wind - it brings with it fresh design and fashion ideas from young northern designers of the future.
Bachelor studies reformed and tens of new tenure track professors recruited at Aalto University in 2012
22.03.2013 2012 was Aalto University’s third year of operations, and the university continued to make determined progress towards its goal of becoming a world-class university by 2020. The main priorities during 2012 were the reform of bachelor’s degrees, recruitment under the tenure track career system, and the reform of the university’s internal funding model.
15.03.2013 Kirsi Munck, M. Soc. Sc., has been appointed as Aalto University’s new head of student services.
Negotiations on the potential merger of the three departments of the Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering will begin
08.03.2013 Because of the reorganisation and the potential impact it may have on the personnel, the school will begin co-operation negotiations.