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Dr. Elina Ylikoski appointed as Diak’s new Director of Innovations

Dr. Elina Ylikoski, Ph.D. (Econ.), has been appointed as Diak’s new Director of Innovations. She starts at Diak on 1st of November 2018.

Diak’s campus service team launches its Service Promise

Diak develops its services for students, staff and other customers. The goal is that the services would be known among the user groups and Read more

Human libraries break stereotypes

“Don’t judge a book by its cover” is the slogan of a worldwide movement of Human Libraries. The Human Library is an event where real people are on loan to readers.

Exceptions in the opening hours of Diak campus libraries in the summer 2018

Diak libraries have exceptional opening hours during the summer 2018. Check the opening hours of your library!

The admission results for the Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Social services are here!

Welcome to study at Diak! Our warmest congratulations for all the students accepted to the programme this spring. New students admitted in spring 2018 Read more

New public sculpture in Toukola Waterfront Park

A new public sculpture will be unveiled in Kalasatama. Sculptor Riikka Puronen’s seven-metre-tall Compass and Stars will be landmark in the Toukola Waterfront Park located between the Kyläsaarenkuja and Roomankatu streets and the sea.

Publication: the contexts and practices of diaconia are changing

As a vocation, diaconia is defined by the contexts and environments in which it is practised. The structures and practices of diaconia are also Read more

Happening at Diak: Students’ Mental Health Day 18 April 2018

You are welcome to participate the Student’s Mental Health day on the Helsinki campus during lunch time!

Get involved in the cultural regeneration of Arabianranta! Creative Arabia course in summer 2018 (5 ECTS credits)

Diak is offering the multidisciplinary Creative Arabia course for students of Diak, Metropolia and Arcada in summer 2018. Join us to develop community-enhancing and life-enriching solutions for the Arabianranta neighbourhood of Helsinki.

Diak International Week 2018 is here once again!

The 2018 event will be held on 22–26 October 2018. Join us to network and share your thoughts about your field with job shadowing days. Hear expert insights about digitalization in social work, health care, interpreting and diaconal work.