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Ambassador Adams Visits Turku

Ambassador Charles C. Adams’ first regional trip outside the Helsinki region since he arrived in Finland in August 2015 was to Turku. On September 9 the Ambassador visited the University of Turku, which is  the second largest university in the country as measured by student enrollment, and the John Morton Center for North American Studies, ...
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Startups and Global Solutions

Evan Burfield, an American entrepreneur and co-founder of the startup incubator “1776,” visited Helsinki September 1-4, 2015 as a guest speaker of the U.S. Embassy. Mr. Burfield’s visit honored the on-going 375th anniversary of the University of Helsinki, and the 20th anniversary of the cooperative partnership between the American Resource Center and the University Main ...
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U.S. Embassy’s Arctic Alumni’s Journey to the North

U.S. Embassy Helsinki joined forces with a dynamic group of our young alumni to travel to the Arctic and get a first-hand understanding of Arctic communities and livelihoods. This was the second half of a program created to familiarize youth with important Arctic issues, with a special focus on the core goals of the Arctic ...
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