Monthly Archives: October 2009

New designs on city life

SUSAN FOURTANÉ HELSINKI TIMES The world is rapidly evolving. In an era of social networking, environmental changes, massive overflow of information, people are constantly challenged to use and adapt to their surroundings in myriad new ways. The visions of the … Continue reading

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The art and tradition of swordsmanship

By SUSAN FOURTANÉ HELSINKI TIMES A brave knight in heavy armor, Highland Scots and medieval castles is what probably comes to our mind when we first hear of The School of European Swordsmanship in Helsinki. A brave knight in heavy … Continue reading

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Poetry & Jazz and the autumn leaves

Poetical words and musical notes come along with the colourful autumn leaves in Helsinki. Theatre director, writer and poet Joel Holmberg had a word with the Helsinki Times on this autumn’s Threats of Poetry & Jazz Issued. Helsinki Times: What’s … Continue reading

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Planting trees for peace

ENO Environment Online started as a global virtual school for sustainable development in 2000. Based in Joensuu, Finland, it has received funding from the National Board of Education and has rapidly grown globally. FOUNDED AND DIRECTED by Mika Vanhanen, the … Continue reading

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