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Giving Day 2019 Full Schedule of Events

June 18, 2019

The Finlandia Alumni Board’s Giving Day kicks off Wednesday June 19 at 8 a.m. on Facebook Live. Giving Day is designed to celebrate all things Finlandia University while raising money to help students with the cost of textbooks in the fall. Be sure to visit finlandia.edu/givingday to learn about other ways to give back and download the official Giving Day Checklist, Giving Day Crossword, Giving Day Word Search and Riku Coloring Page starting Wednesday at 8 a.m. Plus, be sure to follow Finlandia on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram so as not to miss any of the events.

Schedule of Events

Wednesday June 19

  • 8 a.m. Live Kickoff (Facebook)
  • 8:30 a.m. Radio interview on 99.3 The Lift
  • 9:30 a.m. Why are Textbooks so Expensive? with special guest April Stevens (Instagram)
  • 11:00 a.m. Paula Roth shows off the College of Health Science’s HAL simulators (Facebook)
  • 12:30 p.m. Yooper Devin Goes Fishing for Donations (Facebook)
  • 2:00 p.m. Gini Brewer shows off the Fiber Studio (Facebook)
  • 3:30 p.m. Coaches Coloring Challenge: Vote for who colors Riku the best in under 1 minute (Instagram)
  • 5:00 p.m. An introduction to the Finlandia Alumni Board (Instagram)
  • 6:30 p.m. Dr. Oyadomari explains how the cost of textbooks impacts Arts & Sciences students (Facebook)
  • 8:00 p.m. Guess that Textbook Price! Quiz (Instagram)
  • 9:30 p.m. Yooper Devin Explains Why S’mores are like Giving Day (Facebook)
  • 11:00 p.m. Old Main Slumber Party (Facebook)

Thursday June 20

  • 3:00 a.m. Life of a Ponsee Intern with senior Nick Tobey in Finland (Facebook)
  • 8:30 a.m. Riku’s morning routine (Instagram)
  • 9:30 a.m. Radio interview with Mitch in the Morning on WMPL
  • 10:00 a.m. Suomi College Power Hour (Facebook)
  • 11:30 a.m. Giving Day Wrap Up (Facebook)

Where to donate

Donations can be made right now at finlandia.edu/givingday or beginning tomorrow at 8 a.m. on Finlandia’s Facebook or Instagram accounts. Donations can also be mailed to:

Finlandia University

601 Quincy Ave

Hancock MI, 49930

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