HEI LIFE Spouse Network for Greater Helsinki
HEI LIFE, a national project focusing on higher education institutions’ support for international academics, staff and their families, is happy to announce the start of the HEI LIFE Spouse Network for Greater Helsinki.
The network hopes to bring together spouses of employees in higher education institutions in the greater Helsinki area for collaboration, peer support and networking. Everyone belonging to the focus group is most warmly welcome to join the network!
What kind of activities are to be expected if you join the spouse network?
The network’s activities will include webinars, trainings and social events. We are hoping to create an active network that supports the members in various ways. Members are welcome to suggest topics and co-organise activities. We also have a Facebook group to support discussion and social interaction.
Do you wish to participate to the Spouse Network?
Please register for the network through this link (elomake.helsinki.fi).
Do join us also on our Facebook group, if you are on Facebook. You can find it here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/470435450978542
This network is part of the activities for the HEI LIFE project in Greater Helsinki, organised in collaboration by Aalto University, Diaconia University of Applied Sciences, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Hanken School of Economics, Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, University of the Arts Helsinki and University of Helsinki. The collaboration effort’s aim is to find a sustainable network model that will carry on after the HEI LIFE project period is over at the end of 2022.
For more information
Aalto HR (International Mobility) Mikaela Stelwagen [email protected]
HEI LIFE project, please visit the website or contact Project Manager Kirsi Korhonen at the University of Helsinki ([email protected]).
Welcome to the network!
Having social networks helps you feel at home! Aalto University organises many events and other possibilities for international staff and their families to meet and mingle and thus hopefully settle in smoothly. Some examples are Aalto Club and Experiencing Finland event. In addition, we have collected tips and links for you to find the most suitable information.