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Two new project workers for HYY

28.02.2012

HYY has hired two new project workers for the spring. Tuomas Saloniemi started as the updater of Antoisampaan opiskeluun guide on 20 Feb and Ilona Kalliola will start as the development cooperation project worker in week 10.

Tuomas Saloniemi has previously acted in the Student Union of Sibelius Academy; last year as the chair and before that in various positions of trust for several years. Tuomas's duty is to complement and renew the guide published in 2000 to correspond to the present day. The purpose is to distribute the booklet to all HYY's freshmen and provide support for the beginning of studies and finding different ways of learning.

Ilona Kalliola, who begins her duty as the development cooperation project worker, has acted in the Committee for Development Cooperation for several years. In addition, she has acted as HYY's development cooperation coordinator and has actively participated in development cooperation activities of SYL. Kalliola's duty is to clarify the future of the Student Union's development cooperation activities. She will prepare a report and a variety of proposals for action on the future of the Student Union's development cooperation activities. The project worker's job description also includes the financial management of development cooperation projects and reporting to the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in the spring. Kalliola's project work will continue until the end of May.