Aalto University Student Union
Press release 30.11.2017
For immediate release
The Council of Aalto University Student Union (AYY) selected the Board for the Student Union for the year 2018 in its meeting on Wednesday, the 29th of November. The Council chose Noora Vänttinen, Master’s student at the School of Electrical Engineering as the new Chair of Board. Vänttinen has worked in the AYY board in 2017, handling communications, the brand, museum and archives. Previously Vänttinen has worked with the Tempaus 2016 project, among others.
The other nine (9) members of the board are:
Tapio Hautamäki, SCI
Mikael Liimatainen, ELEC
Suvi Vendelin, ARTS
Emma Savela, ARTS
Lauri Seppäläinen, SCI
Noora Tanska, SCI
Hilja Korhonen, CHEM
Mikhael Koufos, BIZ
Julius Luukkanen, SCI
During the coming year, AYY will focus on issues such as ARTS students’ move to Otaniemi, planning of the new student centre, and the wellbeing of students. “It’s going to be quite a year full of cooperation that will build a basis for an even tighter Aalto community,” Vänttinen says.
The term of the Board will begin in January and last a calendar year. The new Board will organise itself in its first meeting.
The Student Union of Aalto University, AYY, is a service and advocacy organisation for around 15,000 students of Aalto University. AYY acts as the advocate of the interests of its members, particularly in education policy and study-social matters.
Noora Vänttinen, hallituksen puheenjohtaja, email@example.com