Opening ceremony of academic year 2019 – 2020 Welcome to the opening ceremony of academic year 2019 – 2020 at Karelia University of Applied Sciences. Time: Thursday 5th September 2019 at 1 pmPlace: Tikkarinne-campus (Tikkarinne 9, Joensuu), A-house auditorium. Programme:MusicOpening speechPresident Petri RaivoSpeechCEO Ari MononenMusicGreetings from Student nion POKAChairman of the boardNanne RatilainenGreetings from the staffPrincipal Lecturer Kim WrangeKarjalaisten laulu/Song of the Karelians The opening Karelia Fest continues in the yard about 2pm.Program: Rewards and stands, DJ Aito Raappana. Karelia's annual Finnish Baseball Game students vs. staff plays 15 pm. at Niinivaara sports field.