Claudia Treuthardt’s Heippa gets a kick-start!

11. maaliskuu 2016

Media Lab student Claudia Treuthardt’s Heippa concept will be heading to SXSW Interactive held in Austin, Texas.


Exporting education to Shanghai

11. maaliskuu 2016

Aalto University is partnering in establishing a new College of Design and Innovation in China and in providing teaching.


Metro station's facade tells about communal campus

9. maaliskuu 2016

The work of art, Skill Shapes, was designed by Aalto University's alumna Emilia Ahonen.

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Students aim to give Lift to Lesvos

8. maaliskuu 2016

A visit of four students to the Greek island of Lesvos is the latest example of the Sustainable Global Technologies programme being put into practice.


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Jaakko Salavuo appointed Communications Director of Aalto University

8. maaliskuu 2016

Salavuo will start in his new position on 1 April 2016.

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Members of Aalto community awarded grants for more than half a million euros by Finnish Cultural Foundation

27. helmikuu 2016

Experts of culture, science, technology and economics were among those who received funding.

Honored Science and art

The acclaimed teachers' coding MOOC to continue

25. helmikuu 2016

The restructured course has four lines of study and makes use of the learning platforms developed at Aalto and is suitable for mass courses.

Studies Science and art Cooperation Press releases

New uses for cultural materials

22. helmikuu 2016

Open materials at museums and archives are being turned into something new at the Hack4FI event.

Cooperation Other

Maria Jotuni Park idea competition won by Aalto University students

18. helmikuu 2016

The landscaping competition by Lappset Group Oy and the City of Kuopio for the development of the Maria Jotuni Park has been brought to conclusion.

Studies Honored Cooperation

A Hackathon organised at the Otaniemi campus focused on the digitalization of lunch

17. helmikuu 2016

The jury chose a real time customer feedback system as the best concept.

Campus Studies Cooperation

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Aalto University strategy for 2016–2020 updated

17. helmikuu 2016

Promoting an innovation-driven society by combining knowledge from different disciplines.


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Awarded method makes textile fibre from waste cotton

17. helmikuu 2016

A greener textile industry requires expertise in chemistry, design and economy, stresses Herbert Sixta who leads the development of Ioncell-F.

Science and art Cooperation

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Graduates of the Design Connections doctoral programme pioneering design research

16. helmikuu 2016

The tenth anniversary of the Design Connections doctoral programme at the Department of Design was marked with a seminar on 12 Feb.


A process revolutionising cotton recycling wins the H&M Global Change Award

11. helmikuu 2016

The Ioncell-F™ process adapted for the conversion of waste-cotton into new textile was awarded as one of five winners among 2,700 proposals.

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New connections were made at the New York Alumni meet

10. helmikuu 2016

The alumni represented Business and Technology as well as Arts and Design.


The Chat Noir Exhibition is about the cafe culture

9. helmikuu 2016

Aalto University students demonstrate their skills at the Stockholm Furniture Fair from 9 to 13 February.


A dissertation focuses on the concept of quality of printed photographs

8. helmikuu 2016

By combining analog and digital techniques, it is possible to produce technically excellent image quality.

Science and art Press releases

Ice bridge collapsed, Aalto logo remains

7. helmikuu 2016

Students of structural engineering travelled to Juuka to erect the longest ice bridge in the world.


Kemira donates €250 000 to Aalto University

4. helmikuu 2016

The company’s objective is to support the high standard of research and education in fields that are important to it.


In-Between conference is open for registration

3. helmikuu 2016

The conference takes place over four days and in two locations: April 14th to 17th in Helsinki, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden

Studies Cooperation

Aalto University's young fashion designers once again sweep into the final of the Hyères Fashion Festival

2. helmikuu 2016

Three out of the ten collections chosen for the final were designed by members of the Aalto community.

Studies Other Press releases

Aalto decides allocation of effects of the statutory negotiations

29. tammikuu 2016

Total layoffs 188, personnel reductions by other means 128.

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University of Helsinki and Aalto University seal strategic partnership

26. tammikuu 2016

Benefitting from each other's strengths, the universities' joint aim is to develop internationally attractive research and teaching environments.

Cooperation Press releases

Article ”Aesthetics in the Age of Digital Humanities” published

21. tammikuu 2016

Article ”Aesthetics in the Age of Digital Humanities” by Ossi Naukkarinen and Johanna Bragge in Journal of Aesthetics & Culture.

Science and art

Aalto University's statutory negotiations ended

18. tammikuu 2016

Reductions affect a max. of 190 persons. In addition, the number of personnel decreases by approx. 130 persons through e.g. retirements.

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