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April 26, 2018

Tracy Henderson named Assistant Registrar

Finlandia University is excited to welcome Tracy Henderson into her new role as assistant registrar.

“Tracy comes to Finlandia with a history of experience in higher education, along with a large working knowledge in regards to collaborating with both the registrar’s office and different academic departments,” said Registrar Jason Sullivan. “Having the opportunity to work closely with her during her first year at Finlandia and to have her happily volunteer to assist in projects [...]

April 23, 2018

James Brey joins admissions staff

Finlandia University is excited to welcome Hancock-native James Brey to the Admissions team as an Enrollment Officer. Brey has a Bachelor’s in Business Management from Finlandia.

“I’m excited to add Jim to our admissions team,” said Admissions Director, Collin Saint-Onge. “He brings a passion for the school and area that can’t be matched. He will do great in this role and I look forward to working with him and learning from him.”

After graduating from FinnU in 2012, Brey moved [...]

February 5, 2018

Finlandia ski outing scheduled for February 17

Make the decision to make your Valentine’s Day Weekend one that fills your mind, body and soul with the health it deserves by joining Finlandia employees, students and families at Mont Ripley on Saturday, February 17 for a day of winter fun.

The event, titled Sweet Deals for Healthy Hearts and Souls, includes a discounted rate for all employees and students with a valid Finlandia University ID card.

Discounted Prices with FinnU ID Card $15 lift tickets $15 equipment rentals $10 tubing $5 [...]

November 8, 2017

Benefits Fair is TODAY

The Employee Benefits Fair is Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Jutila Center.

November is open enrollment period for Finlandia University, with that comes the annual Finlandia Employee Benefits Fair. The fair is on the 3rd of the Jutila Center in the Chapel, Room 323.

BENEFITS / VENDORS REPRESENTED Medical / Health Insurance – MESSA Health Dental Insurance – Delta Dental Vision Insurance – VSP Vision Care Life / Voluntary Life/ Accidental Death Insurance – Mutual of Omaha Retirement / 403(b) – Empower [...]

October 20, 2017

Save the Date: Employee Benefit Fair is Nov. 8

Open enrollment is nearing, and with that comes the Employee Benefit Fair. The event will be Wednesday, November 8 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Jutila Center. More information will be passed along through Campus News in the coming weeks. Please contact Human Resources staff with any questions.

Sherry KunnariStaff, Human ResourcesFinlandia UniversitySherry.Kunnari@finlandia.eduTeresa HillDirector of Human ResourcesFinlandia UniversityTeresa.Hill@finlandia.edu906-487-7537

October 11, 2017

Advising Committee invites faculty to lunch and learn

Dr. Jason Oyadomari, Dean of Suomi College of Arts & Sciences and Chair of Curriculum Committee, will be the host of the first Brown Bag Lunch and Learn of the 2017-18 academic year. Dr. Oyadomari will be presenting on the “new” gen ed program, writing intensive courses and other topics of interests for faculty and advisors.

The event will be Thursday, October 19 at 12:10 p.m. in Mannerheim Central. All faculty and advisors are invited to join. No RSVP is [...]

October 5, 2017

Employees invited to meet with reps from retirement plan

Empower and Plan Sponsor Consultants on campus October 13

Scott Cuillo, Plan Sponsor Consultants and John Style, Empower/Great West will be here on Campus Friday, October 13 to meet with employees regarding Finlandia University’s 403 (b) retirement plan. Learn about the new website, asset allocation, rollover options for the old TIAA CREF accounts, retirement readiness and any individual needs you may have.

Cuillo and Style will meet privately with employees in Jutila Room 316 from 1 to 5:30 p.m.

Please contact Alyson DeLandsheer, [...]

October 4, 2017

Dylan Evans Weiler joins Finlandia’s International School of Art & Design

Finlandia University’s International School of Art & Design has welcomed Dylan Evans Weiler as Assistant Professor of Studio Arts/Intermedia. After several years spent living and working in southern California, Houston, Seattle, Portland, Grand Rapids and Interlochen, Weiler is returning to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

“Returning to Michigan has provided the opportunity to reconnect and establish a new sense of place in this natural environment,” said Weiler, who earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts at Northern Michigan University, which [...]

October 2, 2017

Flu Clinic coming to campus on October 11

All students and employees are invited to the annual Finlandia University Flu Clinic on Wednesday, October 11 from 3 to 5 p.m. in Finlandia Hall.

This event brings flu shots to campus in a joint effort between Finlandia nursing students and the Western U.P. Health Department. Employees with Finlandia’s insurance will be able to get the shot for free. Other insurances may be accepted, those interested should bring their insurance card. The shot is $30 without insurance.

Please contact Assistant Professor [...]

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