Association's Events

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association organized 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]

Upcoming events:

Welcome event, Wednesday August 21, 2019

Event to welcome newly arrived Fulbright Finland grantees to Finland and to welcome back Fulbright Finland grantees who have returned to Finland from their grant term in the U.S. More detailed information of the event will be posted closer to the date.

Changes and Challenges: Catholic Church in Revolutionary Cuba

Talk by Fulbright Finland Alumna Petra Kuivala
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association invites you to participate in a lecture on the relationship of Catholicism and Cuba’s revolution: a paradox that has, despite mutual tension and conflicts, marked Fidel Castro’s revolution since its initiation in 1959, and continues to play a significant role in contemporary Cuba.

Past Events

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2019

Spring Visit to Nuutajärvi Glass Village Nuutajärvi May 2019
Alumni Event at Paulig Kulma - Pavun Tarina and Ice Skating Helsinki January 2019

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2018

Season's Greetings Party and St. Lucia's Day Parade Helsinki December 2018
Creative World Banquet - A Fulbright Finland Alumni Event in Kouvola Kouvola November 2018
Fulbrighter Happy Hour Turku October 2018
Fulbrighter Meetup and an extraordinary General Meeting Helsinki September 2018
Visit to Crisis Management Initiative (CMI) Helsinki August 2018
Welcome Event Helsinki August 2018
Fine Dining and Food for the Soul Mänttä May 2018
2018 ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Annual General Meeting Helsinki March 2018
Alumni Ice Skating and coffee with new U.S. Fulbrighters Helsinki January 2018
Talk by Tieto-Finlandia Prize Winner Ville Kivimäki Helsinki January 2018

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2016-2017

Season's Greetings Gathering at the Fazer Café Helsinki December 2017
Fulbrighter Happy Hour in Turku Turku October 2017
Fulbright Meetup Helsinki September 2017
Welcome Event Helsinki August 2017
Helsinki Spring Marathon with the ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Helsinki April 2017
Visit to the Aalto Design Factory Espoo April 2017
Annual General Meeting Helsinki March 2017
Alumni Ice Skating and coffee with new U.S. Fulbrighters Helsinki January 2017
Holiday Season Get-Together Helsinki December 2016
Fulbright Get-Together in Tampere Tampere November 2016
U.S. Presidential Election 2016, Pre-Election Night Helsinki November 2016
Fulbright Meetup Helsinki September 2016
Behind the Scenes Visit to the Finnish National Opera Helsinki September 2016
Welcome Event for the New U.S. Grantees and Returning Finnish Grantees Helsinki August 2016
Informal Graduation Event for Jyväskylä-Based American Fulbright Grantees Jyväskylä May 2016
The Spring Gallery Hop Helsinki April 2016
Annual General Meeting Helsinki March 2016
Welcome Dinner for the new U.S. Fulbrighters Helsinki January 2016

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2014-2015

Seasons Greetings Party Helsinki December 2015
Welcome Event Helsinki August 2015
Innovation Center Visit at the U.S. Embassy Helsinki May 2015
Fulbright Spring Gallery Hop Helsinki April 2015
Annual General Meeting Helsinki March 2015
Holiday Season Get-Together Helsinki December 2014
Fulbright Fall Gallery Hop Helsinki October 2014
Fulbright Gallery Hop: Sun, art, food and delicious Interdisciplinary conversation Helsinki April 2014
Visiting Alval Aalto Museum in Jyväskylä Jyväskylä April 2014
Runeberg's Day Ateneum Museum Visit Helsinki February 2014

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2012-2013

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association's 60th Anniversary Celebration Helsinki November 2013
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association's 7th Annual Golf Tournament Pornainen June 2013
Alumni Association Members and Fulbright Center Grantees Visit U.S. Embassy Innovation Center Helsinki May 2013
Studying in the USA - An Education Exposé 2012 Helsinki November 2012
2012 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf Tournament Espoo June 2012
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering & Annual General Meeting 2012 Helsinki March 2012

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Events in 2009-2011

Buddy Event 2011 Helsinki September 2011
The 2011 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf Tournament Espoo June 2011
Fulbright Seminar: Perceptions on Finnish Schools, May 12, Mikkelin lukio, Mikkeli Mikkeli May 2011
The ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering and Annual General Meeting Helsinki April 2011
Stand-up Comedy in English Helsinki March 2011
Kalevala Day Special: Fulbright Alumni Talk - Gender, magic, sexuality and supranormal topics in Finnish folklore Helsinki February 2011
Opera at the movies: Nixon in China Helsinki February 2011
The 2010 Annual Fulbright Alumni Gold Tournament Talma June 2010
ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Gathering & Annual General Meeting Helsinki April 2010
The 2009 Annual Fulbright Alumni Golf Tournament Kirkkoanummi June 2009