Student union OSAKO ‘s board discussed COVID-19 situation and its effects on student union at board meeting. OSAKO follows instructions of the authorities and Oulu University of Applied Sciences. First and foremost, we want to act in a responsible way putting safety and health first. Considering this there will be some changes at the student union during this spring.
Changes at events in spring
had a discussion about events and trainings during this spring. The events and
trainings that were planned for this spring will not be organized like
originally planned. OSAKO aims to either move events and trainings to Autumn or
organize them remotely. If neither of these options is possible, we must unfortunately
cancel. We will also try and come up with creative solutions on organizing new
types of events remotely.
also be some changes in our office opening hours. We will be a available
online, but the office won’t be open like it usually is. We will inform more
thoroughly about this when Oamk announces more information about closing the
campuses. The Finnish Government announced yesterday on Monday the 16th that the
premises of schools, educational institutions, universities and universities of
applied sciences as well as civic education and other liberal education
institutes will be closed down, and contact teaching will be suspended.
OSAKO continues to follow the situation with
coronavirus actively. We will also follow insrtuctions and communication of the
authorities and Oamk. Follow the announcements of Oamk at Oiva or at oamk.fi/coronavirus.