Category Archives: Oulu stuff

An Ode To Finnish Values

Being only half as bitter as one might think from my previous texts, I cannot help but notice Finnish people’s numerous great features. They catch my eye especially recently, being at the threshold between studies and working life and having to consider which country … Continue reading

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Alternatively uniform

Do you know this feeling: thinking back to your teenage years you start shivering in shame over what kind of trends and movements you were part of, just to be cool? And how desperately you wanted to belong to the … Continue reading

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Maybe, baby – time for decisions!

It looks like we have reached a new age, the age of indecisiveness. Numerous fantastic possibilities make it almost impossible for us to decide. A clear confirmation or refusal is harder to get than a Finn with proper chest hair. … Continue reading

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Back to Nature

You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone. This wise sentence might be applicable to many different situations in life. How hard the lack of modern technology strikes us, the inhabitants of many PSOAS houses in and around Linnanmaa … Continue reading

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Fresh and New

Have you heard? A couple of brand new innovations have been introduced to Oulu recently: Summer, for instance. This is a concept that has been proven to be successful in a lot of other places all around the globe already, … Continue reading

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The Great Shave of Oulu

Again it is this time of the year – this time where no one cares. Unspoken rules to please a common 21st century ideal of beauty are annulled and guys’ most undisclosed desires can apparently be lived out freely. However, … Continue reading

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