Picture on pins in an alumni event

Association's Events

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association organize multiple events through the year. Events organized by the association include a welcome events for the newly arrived U.S. grantees, lectures on interesting topics and visits to various corporations. The alumni association also organizes various cultural visits and networking opportunities. New event ideas are always welcomed and can be sent to the association board at any time. Please email all ideas to [email protected]

Future Events

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Welcome Event -Tervetulotilaisuus on August 20, 2024 at Sibelius Upper Secondary School at 16:30-18:00 - more information coming soon.

Past Events


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2020-24
Alumni Event at Bluefors OyHelsinkiApril 29, 2024
Alumni Event at MTV HelsinkiMarch 25, 2024
Alumni Event at the Helsingin Sanomat's Editorial OfficeHelsinkiNovember 13, 2023
Alumni Happy Hour in TurkuTurkuOctober 6, 2023
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Welcome Event -TervetulotilaisuusHelsinkiAugust 23, 2023
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Annual General MeetingOnlineMay 29, 2023
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Welcome Event -TervetulotilaisuusHelsinkiAugust 24, 2022
Virtual Welcome to Finland -Buddy Welcome EventOnlineAugust 2021
Virtual Welcome to Finland -Fulbright Buddy EventOnlineDecember 2020
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Assocation Annual General Meeting 2020OnlineJune 2020


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2019
Christmas Trip to Vilnius, LithuaniaVilnius, LithuaniaDecember 2019
Alumni Happy HourTurkuOctober 2019
Welcome EventHelsinkiAugust 2019
Spring Visit to Nuutajärvi Glass VillageNuutajärviMay 2019
Alumni Event at Paulig Kulma - Pavun Tarina and Ice SkatingHelsinkiJanuary 2019


Photo Collage of ASLA Fulbright Alumni Association Visit to Nuutajärvi Glass Village in May 2019


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2018
Season's Greetings Party and St. Lucia's Day ParadeHelsinkiDecember 2018
Creative World Banquet - A Fulbright Finland Alumni Event in KouvolaKouvolaNovember 2018
Fulbrighter Happy HourTurkuOctober 2018
Fulbrighter Meetup and an extraordinary General MeetingHelsinkiSeptember 2018
Visit to Crisis Management Initiative (CMI)HelsinkiAugust 2018
Welcome EventHelsinkiAugust 2018
Fine Dining and Food for the SoulMänttäMay 2018
2018 ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Annual General MeetingHelsinkiMarch 2018
Alumni Ice Skating and coffee with new U.S. FulbrightersHelsinkiJanuary 2018
Talk by Tieto-Finlandia Prize Winner Ville KivimäkiHelsinkiJanuary 2018


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association yearly welcome event to welcome newly arrived U.S. Fulbrighters


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2016-2017
Season's Greetings Gathering at the Fazer CaféHelsinkiDecember 2017
Fulbrighter Happy Hour in TurkuTurkuOctober 2017
Fulbright MeetupHelsinkiSeptember 2017
Welcome EventHelsinkiAugust 2017
Helsinki Spring Marathon with the ASLA-Fulbright Alumni AssociationHelsinkiApril 2017
Visit to the Aalto Design FactoryEspooApril 2017
Annual General MeetingHelsinkiMarch 2017
Alumni Ice Skating and coffee with new U.S. FulbrightersHelsinkiJanuary 2017
Holiday Season Get-TogetherHelsinkiDecember 2016
Fulbright Get-Together in TampereTampereNovember 2016
U.S. Presidential Election 2016, Pre-Election NightHelsinkiNovember 2016
Fulbright MeetupHelsinkiSeptember 2016
Behind the Scenes Visit to the Finnish National OperaHelsinkiSeptember 2016
Welcome Event for the New U.S. Grantees and Returning Finnish GranteesHelsinkiAugust 2016
Informal Graduation Event for Jyväskylä-Based American Fulbright GranteesJyväskyläMay 2016
The Spring Gallery HopHelsinkiApril 2016
Annual General MeetingHelsinkiMarch 2016
Welcome Dinner for the new U.S. FulbrightersHelsinkiJanuary 2016


Participants of 2017 ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Welcome event


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2014-2015
Seasons Greetings PartyHelsinkiDecember 2015
Welcome EventHelsinkiAugust 2015
Innovation Center Visit at the U.S. EmbassyHelsinkiMay 2015
Fulbright Spring Gallery HopHelsinkiApril 2015
Annual General MeetingHelsinkiMarch 2015
Holiday Season Get-TogetherHelsinkiDecember 2014
Fulbright Fall Gallery HopHelsinkiOctober 2014
Fulbright Gallery Hop: Sun, art, food and delicious Interdisciplinary conversationHelsinkiApril 2014
Visiting Alval Aalto Museum in JyväskyläJyväskyläApril 2014
Runeberg's Day Ateneum Museum VisitHelsinkiFebruary 2014


Picture Collague of 2014 ASLa-Fulbright Alumni Association Holiday Season Get-Together


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2012-2013
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association's 60th Anniversary CelebrationHelsinkiNovember 2013
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association's 7th Annual Golf TournamentPornainenJune 2013
Alumni Association Members and Fulbright Center Grantees Visit U.S. Embassy Innovation CenterHelsinkiMay 2013
Studying in the USA - An Education Exposé 2012HelsinkiNovember 2012
2012 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf TournamentEspooJune 2012
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering & Annual General Meeting 2012HelsinkiMarch 2012


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association’s 7th Annual Golf Tournament


ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2009-2011
Buddy Event 2011HelsinkiSeptember 2011
The 2011 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf TournamentEspooJune 2011
Fulbright Seminar: Perceptions on Finnish Schools, May 12, Mikkelin lukio, MikkeliMikkeliMay 2011
The ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering and Annual General MeetingHelsinkiApril 2011
Stand-up Comedy in EnglishHelsinkiMarch 2011
Kalevala Day Special: Fulbright Alumni Talk - Gender, magic, sexuality and supranormal topics in Finnish folkloreHelsinkiFebruary 2011
Opera at the movies: Nixon in ChinaHelsinkiFebruary 2011
The 2010 Annual Fulbright Alumni Gold TournamentTalmaJune 2010
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering & Annual General MeetingHelsinkiApril 2010
The 2009 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf TournamentKirkkoanummiJune 2009