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Dewan Keeling and Michael H Babcock
April 19, 2019

Digging into Diversity Dinner with Dewan Keeling

Black Student Union President Dewan Keeling dropped by Finlandia Fridays this week to talk about his experiences at FinnU and the upcoming Diversity Dinner.  Keeling is a junior from Detroit, who is majoring in healthcare management.

“The Diversity Dinner is where our students can come and get together to make dishes that replicate where they are from,” stated Keeling. “It’s a way to make them feel more at home.”

Boasting a broad variety of dishes, the event is not only [...]

January 7, 2018

Looking for Snapchat take over applicants, apply within

Do you have an event the entire campus should know about? A first-person account that shows the everyday perks of life at Finlandia? Or maybe you just want to share your Finlandia pride with everyone?

The communications department is looking for alumni, students, or faculty willing to share “a day in their life” at Finlandia, share about their Finlandia experience, or talk about their specified major. Communications is especially looking for takeover volunteers for spring break, or the week of March [...]

August 23, 2017

Campus Ministry launches Snapchat and Instagram accounts

Start your new school year by pressing follow on a couple key new social media accounts on campus! Finlandia University Campus Ministry can now be followed on Instagram and Snapchat by following the username FinnUCampusMin.

The first Instagram post from Finlandia Campus Ministry.

Finlandia Campus Ministry on Instagram Finlandia Campus Ministry on Snapchat

“I’ve been having a blast running around campus with Snapchat in the two days since we launched this account, and we’re going to [...]

April 20, 2017

FinnU Communications department looking for summer and year-long interns

The Finlandia University Communications Department is looking for two interns for the upcoming semesters.

The first is a summer internship focused on a new “It’s On Us” campaign the university’s student life department is hosting. That internship will include a slew of video work, as well as graphic design experience. Check out the full job description.

The marketing and communications department is also looking for an intern during the 2017-18 academic year that will be focused on Snapchat and Finlandia Fridays. [...]

April 12, 2017

Design Finlandia’s graduation Snapchat filter

Artistic and creative? Or just up for a new and exciting challenge? Then you have come to the right place!

Finlandia University is challenging its students to design the Snapchat filter that will be used during this year’s graduation ceremony (last year’s geofilter is visible here to the right). All submissions must be in by April 24, and must correspond with geofilter regulations outlined by Snapchat. All rules and regulations can be found here at Snapchat Submission Guidelines.

We encourage everyone [...]

March 6, 2017

Relive #FinnUSpringBreak Snapchat Takeover

Finlandia University students escaped the blowing snow of the Upper Peninsula this past week on spring break and invited you to tag along. Through efforts of the Marketing and Communications department at Finlandia, nine students were selected to take over the university’s Snapchat account to show viewers what unique things they were up to during break.

To add FinlandiaU on Snapchat open the Snapchat app, swipe down on the home screen and tap “Add Friends.” From there simply enter FinlandiaU [...]

February 23, 2017

FinlandiaU’s Snapchat is going on Spring Break

Finlandia University’s Snapchat is going on spring break via its students. Starting with art students attending the Self Employment in the Arts Conference in Chicago, February 25 and culminating with Katelyn Anderson on March 4 as she makes her way back to the U.P.

FinlandiaU’s travel itinerary is as follows: 2/24/17- Art Students attending the Self Employment in the Arts Conference in Chicago 2/25/17- Daniel Spencer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the NHL Stadium Series 2/26/17- Sara Martin in Nashville, Tennessee 2/27/17- Devin Smith on a [...]

February 13, 2017

FinlandiaU Snapchat selfie Contest

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 [...]

February 6, 2017

Did you know Finlandia snaps?

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.

Finlandia’s Snapcode

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January 13, 2017

Finlandia Fridays discusses MLK Day of Service with René Johnson

This week on Finlandia Fridays host Michael H. Babcock speaks with René Johnson highlighting Finlandia University’s community involvement on MLK Day of Service (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day). She briefly touches on the history of the holiday and how it came to be as well as Finlandia’s service throughout the day.

Finlandia University offers numerous service activities during the day including a worship service, guest speakers, dining services, and a closing film. Finlandia [...]

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