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International Biathlon Championships!

The International Biathlon Championships are happening here in Finland over the next weeks and I have been blessed with the opportunity to volunteer at the event. 481 more words

Travel Journal

Penkkarit Celebration in Finland!

Lets get some Candy! 

Every year during the month of February, Finnish High School students organize a parade to celebrate their last day at school before they graduate. 113 more words


Punk for the People!

This year the Finnish people voted for punk and equality. Or did they?

I’m back!! With a political manifesto, of course…

Anyone in Europe is probably familiar with the Eurovision song contest. 1,423 more words


Watercolour: Jars and a Glass


This one is from my latest watercolour course. We had glass and reflections as the theme this time. I think this turned out pretty nice. 16 more words



The last couple of days me and my friends took an amazing trip till Finland. We had such an amazing time. The hotel was perfect and the city was even more perfect. 41 more words

Irene Pavlidi

'Aina mun pitää' to become the shortest song in Eurovision history

The Finnish entry in this year’s song contest is already breaking Eurovision records. The band has gained international interest due to the band members’ learning disabilities. 126 more words


Leaving Gun Culture Behind: Perspective on Police Shootings in America

(Note: This is the “extended version” of a column I wrote for the Swedish School of Social Science’s student magazine, Smocka. If you’re interested in seeing the column as it appeared in the magazine, check it out… 367 more words