Staff Profile – Daryl Chapman

Daryl Chapman, a senior lecturer in management at Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences tells how he ended up in Finland and furthermore into Metropolia. “Like most foreigners, I didn’t necessarily plan to come to Finland. I travelled with a friend to the island of Kos, in Greece in the late 1980’s. There, we met … Continue reading Staff Profile – Daryl Chapman

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Internship – Margit Kikkas in Estonian Embassy

Margit Kikkas is a former Europian Management student, originally from Estonia. She did her internship of six months in Berlin, Germany, in the Estonian Embassy. We got to sit down and talk and interview her about her placement. Here is what she said: “I have completed my internship at the Estonian Embassy in Berlin. As … Continue reading Internship – Margit Kikkas in Estonian Embassy

Exchange Stories – Joëline Studer in Metropolia Business School

Joëlin came from France, more specifically from Universite Catholique de Lyon, to do her six months exchange in Metropolia Business School. During her stay we got to sit down with her and interview her about her experiences of Finland and the MBS. For starters, could you briefly tell us who you are and why you … Continue reading Exchange Stories – Joëline Studer in Metropolia Business School

Metropolia Student Leading an Agricultural Revolution

Evening International Business and Logistics student, Ilkka Taponen is following his dream of making a difference in the world. In daytime, Ilkka is working with Insect Rearing Technology that he and his company believe will become the next big trend in the food and agriculture sector. Insects are nutritious and their protein and mineral levels … Continue reading Metropolia Student Leading an Agricultural Revolution

Internship – Matt Manetta in Braci Inc.

Matt Manetta is a former Internation Business and Logistics student, originally from Iowa USA. He did his internship in Finland in the company he is the COO & Co-Founder of, Braci Ltd Company. Braci develops smart algorithms on smart phones to alert deaf and hard of hearing in case of emergencies such as fire alarms, … Continue reading Internship – Matt Manetta in Braci Inc.

Staff Profile – Senior Lecturer William Simcoe

We sat down with senior lecturer William Simcoe and let him tell briefly about himself and how he ended up in Metropolia. “I went to school in Harlem in the 1970s. After high school, when I was eighteen years old, I worked as a professional drummer for Broadway shows and musicals. I started to burn … Continue reading Staff Profile – Senior Lecturer William Simcoe

Internship – Valentina Arrieta in Bloom Consulting

Valentina Arrieta is a former International and Business student originally from Russia. She got her work placement from Bloom Consulting, operating in Madrid. Bloom Consulting offers all kind of services related to country, region, city or place branding, from the situation analysis stage up to development, implementation and monitoring of the branding strategy. We got … Continue reading Internship – Valentina Arrieta in Bloom Consulting