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Join the Pic­nic with IH Oulu Ambas­sa­dors

What bet­ter way to spend a sum­mer day than a pic­nic on the beach? Come to the fun­nest event in June.

Embracing Chan­ge: Fari­ha’s Jour­ney from Dha­ka to Oulu

Meet Fari­ha, a master’s stu­dent in Educa­tion and Glo­ba­li­sa­tion at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu. From the bust­ling streets of Dha­ka, Bangla­desh, to the sere­ne charm of Oulu, Fin­land, her jour­ney has been not­hing short of a trans­for­ma­ti­ve one.

Pre­pa­ring for Life and Work in Oulu – Webi­nar Recap

We recent­ly hos­ted an insight­ful webi­nar “Pre­pa­ring for Life and Work in Fin­land” aimed to pro­vi­de infor­ma­tion to pros­pec­ti­ve resi­dents about life and career oppor­tu­ni­ties in Oulu.

Top-notch emplo­yees from the Phi­lip­pi­nes

Julius Idian and Jay­son Ril­lo moved to Oulu from the Phi­lip­pi­nes. “I love the way they have trust for Fili­pi­nos, even if we don’t speak Fin­nish.”

Join Us for the Legen­da­ry Board Games and Networ­king Night!

Are you rea­dy to level up your social game? Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu, in part­ners­hip with Bloom Fin­land, is hap­py to invi­te you to our month­ly Board Games and Networ­king Night!

Oulu – the City of Work-Life Balance

In this article, we inter­viewed a Brazi­lian – Beat­riz Roc­ha – living in Oulu, Fin­land. We were curious to know what brought her here and ulti­ma­te­ly made her stay.

Cha­sing Stars: Navi­ga­ting the Path to Your Dreams

Dear rea­ders, allow me to sha­re my jour­ney – a voy­age fue­led by pas­sion and curio­si­ty. My name is Rabia and I am a pro­fes­sio­nal cer­ti­fied teac­her from Pakis­tan.

Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu 1 Year Celebra­tion

We at Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu (IHO) celebra­ted our one year anni­ver­sa­ry with a memo­rable event that high­ligh­ted its achie­ve­ments and cont­ri­bu­tions over the past year.

Roll the Dice and Make a Friend – This May at IH Oulu

Rea­dy for anot­her round of board games and networ­king? Join us on May 15th, 2024, for anot­her fan­tas­tic board game night!

From Slo­va­kia to Fin­land: The Expe­rience of Tomas Sle­sar in Oulu

Tomas Sle­sar, a 37-year-old Slo­va­kian nati­ve, has been living in Oulu for 14 years. Coming from the nort­hern parts of Slo­va­kia, Tomas found him­self grappling with the unfa­mi­lia­ri­ty of Fin­nish sum­mers and how the sun never went down and struggled with slee­ping at first.

What pro­jects and associa­tions rela­ted to immi­grants are avai­lable in the Oulu region?

This web­pa­ge lists pro­jects rela­ted to immi­grants resi­ding in the Oulu region. More infor­ma­tion can be found on each project’s web­si­te.

Strong inte­rest in inter­na­tio­nal way of thin­king – Fin­ger­soft builds inter­na­tio­nal home

Because games are fun, crea­ting them should be enjo­y­able too. This is the ideo­lo­gy behind Fingersoft’s cul­tu­re and way of doing things. Fin­ger­soft is one of the most well-known names in the racing gen­re of mobi­le games.

Fin­nish Wor­king Life and Cul­tu­re

Are you star­ting a job in a Fin­nish com­pa­ny? Are you alrea­dy wor­king in one, or are you just curious about Fin­nish wor­king life, and Fin­nish wor­king cul­tu­re in gene­ral?

Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu 1 Year Anni­ver­sa­ry

Join us as we celebra­te the 1‑year anni­ver­sa­ry of Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu.

Pur­suing Dreams from Brazil: Eduardo’s Path of Gra­ti­tu­de

Eduar­do Tomi­na­ga is a PhD stu­dent at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu, con­duc­ting research on wire­less com­mu­nica­tions as part of the 6G Flags­hip team. He’s ori­gi­nal­ly from Flo­ria­no­po­lis, Brazil, an island off the coast of Brazil’s main­land.

Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu Celebra­tes Its One Year Anni­ver­sa­ry – Birth­day Celebra­tions Throug­hout All of April

Celebra­ting its birth­day month, Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu is mar­king its one-year jour­ney in sty­le throug­hout April. All city resi­dents are welco­me to join the fes­ti­vi­ties.

Rea­dy to Roll? Join Us for Board Games and Networ­king on April 10th!

Are you rea­dy to get your board game and networ­king on? We’re back it again, with anot­her one of our amazing board game nights and networ­king on the 10th of April 2024!

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