Jim Kurtti featured in Finnish Embassy’s Centennial Video SeriesAugust 14, 2017
The Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C. has posted a 80-second video of Jim Kurtti, Director of the Finnish American Heritage Center, as part of its #100FriendsOfFinland Centennial Video Series. The embassy has a total of 100 videos that will be shared leading up to the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence.
Others featured in the series include late-night television host Conan O’Brien, National Hockey League players Pekka Rinne, Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund, and former Finlandia Foundation Lecturer of the Year and multi-talented performer Taina Elg, who visited the Keweenaw in 2015.
See the full archive of videos on the Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C.’s Facebook page.Tags: Centennial Celebration, Embassy of Finland in Washington D.C., Finland, Finnish American Heritage Center, Jim Kurtti