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HYY's anniversary week 22.–27.11.2016


This year, the Student Union of the University of Helsinki celebrates its 148th anniversary! Our student union will celebrate its birthday at the Old Student House on 26 Nov. However, the celebration will start already one week earlier!
The anniversary week offers a wide range of activities for HYY's members. Pick up your favourite events and join the anniversary week! 

22 Nov Match Made in Museum – Student Edition 

5pm–8pm University Museum
The singles night organised by the University Museum and HYY provides ice-breaking programme, interesting encounters and a little bit of history and culture at the same time.

23 Nov Art for Us 

10am–8pm Ateneum (Kaivokatu 2)
The anniversary week will start on Wednesday when students have free admission to Ateneum Art Museum featuring an exhibition by Amadeo Modigliani.

23 Nov Seminar of HYYHY

3pm–7pm Main Building of the University of Helsinki (Fabianinkatu 33)
HYY's Historian Ystävät (HYYHY) association organises a seminar on the phases of the student union and students. After the seminar, you can get to know the University Museum on a guided tour. In Finnish.

24 Nov The formal wear flea market! 

4pm-8pm Alina Hall (Mannerheimintie 5 A, 3th floor)
The festive period is a joyful time but can also signal constantly recurring clothing crises for some. Thankfully, we have a solution for this: the formal wear flea market!

26 Nov HYY’s 148th Anniversary 

4pm–11pm Old Student House (Mannerherimintie 3)
Welcome to celebrate with us the Student Union’s 148th anniversary! Registration and further information:

26 Nov Birthday party at the Old Student House 

11pm-3.30am Old Student House (Mannerheimintie 3)
HYY celebrates its birthday at the Old Student House. The evening will be filled with music, dance and – thanks to our anniversary partner – very, very student-priced sparkling wine. Tickets 6 euros!

27 Nov HYY148 SIllis

12am-6pm Christina Regina ja Gustavus Rex (Leppäsuonkatu 11)
Do you want to continue the bombastic party feeling of HYY148 the next day? Come to the free sillis!