On Tuesday, November 14th, at 7:00 p.m. in the Finnish American Heritage Center, let suicide prevention education specialist, Emily Linden educate you about the negative culture of “slut shaming.” Discover ways to remedy this prolific form of bullying. This event is a part of the It’s On Us event series. For more information please visit the following link.
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Kelly Tsai is an artist based in Brooklyn, New York. Her work as a performance poet has been featured at over 700 venues worldwide. Tsai is known for her emotionally informative and thought-provoking performances. Hear her energy, wisdom, and perspective on preventing sexual violence. This event will be in the Jutila Center’s room 323.
For more about Tsai, see the link below:
In support of victims of sexual assault, the community is invited to wear teal, the color of sexual assault awareness. Activities will be hosted by the Finlandia Student Senate outside Finlandia Hall prior to the Finlandia Lions vs. Robert Morris Eagles football game at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7 at the McAfee field.
Join the First Thursday Art and Design Pizza lunch at 12:00 pm on October, 5. Following the lunch, proceed to the Reflections Gallery on the second floor. There, you will find the Clothesline Project, a collection of stories from sexual assault survivors and words of solidarity from supporters, presented on t-shirts.
There is an old saying: “You can’t really understand another person’s experience until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” As a part of the It’s On Us event series, the Men of Strength club will host a community walk of solidarity in support of survivors of sexual violence. The event will begin at Quincy Green on Wednesday, October 4, at 5:30 p.m. Participants may choose to wear shoes of the opposite gender as a fun way to get [...]
Wear denim on R.A.I.N.N. day, Thursday, September 21 to show support for survivors of sexual assault. In conjunction, campus clubs will host activities at Finlandia Hall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. as part of the It’s On Us event series.
The organization Peace Over Violence established Denim Day in remembrance of a survivor of sexual assault who was accused of consenting to sex because she was wearing tight jeans during the incident. The court ruled [...]
What can Finlandia Fridays do better? What did you like best? All questions that the crew at Finlandia Fridays needs answers to, and they’re looking for your help.
The staff of Finlandia Fridays kindly asks you to complete a short survey to help better the program. With participation, you will be entered to win a $20 gift certificate to North Wind Books, our on-campus bookstore. The winner will be announced following the [...]
Finlandia University’s Snapchat is holding a selfie contest
Love taking selfies? Like winning prizes? Then today is your lucky day! Finlandia’s Snapchat (FinlandiaU) invites you to take part in a new contest called the #FinnUSelfie. The rules are simple:Add FinlandiaU on Snapchat Take your most creative Finlandia University selfie Send it to us for a chance to win a mystery prize on Friday, February 17.
To add FinlandiaU on Snapchat open the Snapchat app, swipe down on the home screen and tap “Add [...]
Finlandia University has been in heavy pursuit to grow its presence on Snapchat and is inviting you to be a part of it. Finlandia’s Snapchat (FinlandiaU) posts daily to inform its students and staff about upcoming events and other ways to be involved within the community. Recently the account visited a local tradition, a mid winter celebration known as Heikinpäivä.
“It is a fun and current way to engage the students of Finlandia University” said Walker Enstad, Media Intern.