Press Release 22.11.2014
The General Assembly of the National Union of University Students in Finland (SYL), who is the common representative of all the 135,000 students in Finnish universities, has elected a new Executive Board for 2015. Decisions were also made regarding next years’ strategy. Next year’s activities have a very strong focus on the parliamentary election in the spring.
The new President is history student Jari Järvenpää, 29, from the Student Union of the University of Tampere (Tamy).
As well as the President, the General Assembly also elected six members for the Executive Board:
Janne Hälinen (Student Union of the University of Lapland LYY)
Lauri Lehtoruusu (Aalto University Student Union AYY)
Paula Martikainen (Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland ISYY)
Jussi Nieminen (Student Union of the University of Turku TYY)
Iiris Niinikoski (Student Union of the University of Helsinki HYY)
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