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…

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…

Orientation Days 2016

Orientation days are days full of activities for all new students. These days provide a great opportunity to get to know the university, the campus and the staff, as well as the get all official matters sorted out before the actual teaching begins. The aim is to make the start of studies and life in…

Staff Profile – David Clifford

David Clifford is a lecturer in finance and management in Metropolia. When David had just joined the teacher’s team in the autumn of 2014, we dropped by his office one rainy afternoon and gave him the opportunity to briefly introduce himself. A Houstonian by nature, David got his BBA in Finance at the University of…

Partner University – Krems University of Applied Sciences

Krems Krems is an Austrian town with 24,110 inhabitants and it now is the fifth-largest city in Lower Austria. But in the 12th century it was almost as big as the around 70 kilometres distant Vienna. Due to its location at the confluence of the Krems and Danube rivers, Krems was an important trading town….