Karelia University of Applied Sciences awarded the best theses of 2016 Karelia University of Applied Sciences awarded the best theses of year 2016. The award-winnings theses were conducted by Bachelor of Culture and Arts Suvi Hakkarainen from Degree Programme in Media, and Master of Engineering Harri Turunen from Degree Programme in Technology Competence Management. The students were awarded with scholarships handed in by the President of Karelia UAS Petri Raivo on 24 May 2017. The award-winning theses were appointed by the Karelia UAS jury, consisting of Principal Lecturers Pirjo Vesa, Kari Mönkkönen and Heikki Immonen. The jury was chaired by Principal Lecturer Tarja Kupiainen.