4.6.2020 | Research, Development and Innovation
Sustainable future should be a common goalIn May, Principal Lecturer and Senior Advisor at TUAS, Taru Konst, and Executive Lecturer Liisa Kairisto-Mertanen, who retired in early spring, published the book Redesigning Education – Visions and Practices (2020).
24.4.2020 | Interviews
Interruption of face-to-face instruction does not stop collaboration, shows Fulbright Scholar John DonnellanDr John Donnellan travelled to Finland from the US in January 2020 to spend the spring term at Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) as our first long-term Fulbright grantee. We now explore how his Fulbright scholarship and related teaching activities continue in the situation where the COVID-19 pandemic interrupted his residency in Finland.
24.2.2020 | Research, Development and Innovation
Innovation assistance from Germany – aiming for a new research unit in TurkuTechCampus Turku is developing cooperation with the Fraunhofer Society, a German organization specializing in applied research. The goal is to set up a new research unit in Turku to serve the research and development needs of the region’s technology industry.
3.2.2020 | Training and Services
The first elementary school in Brazil to be certified as Innopeda® SchoolTUAS and ISO Colégio e Cursos are collaborating to create pedagogical change in the state of Paraiba, Brazil. A 5-day intensive training was held at ISO in December 2019 to train a group of new teachers to become Innopeda® teachers at a new school to be opened in February 2020.
22.1.2020 | Interviews
“If we hide our mistakes, how can we learn from them?” – TUAS Fellow Ronald Camp talks about psychological safety at workMeet Dr Ronald Camp, Deputy Director of the Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment (CIPSRT) and Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour and International Business at the University of Regina − and a new TUAS Fellow.
13.1.2020 | Interviews