The Representative Council is the ultimate authority in the student union Helga. The council consists of 20 members and 20 deputies, who are all elected by the members of the student union. The working language is Finnish. You can find this year’s council members below.
What does it do?
– Elects the members of the executive board of Helga
– Guides and supervises the acts of the executive board
– Confirm the previous years’ annual report and accounts
– Elects the student representatives to various posts
– Determine the level of the membership fee
– Confirm the next years plan of operation and budget
– Decides over the strategy and other guidelines of the student union
Who may attend the meetings?
Any member of Helga has the right to attend and right to speak in the meetings of the board of representatives. The board of representatives may, however, to decide to limit these rights during the meeting, if necessary. Usually there is also a live-stream of the meetings on Helga’s Facebook page.
I want to apply! How do I join the the Representative Council?
All members of the the Representative Council are elected by the members of Helga. To be able to participate in the decision-making process and the work of the council, you need to understand and be able to communicate in Finnish. If this is no problem, you will find more information about the elections and applying from here.
My question wasn’t answered here! Who can I send my question to?
You may send any question you have about the activities of Helga by contacting the council’s chairperson.
Representative Council 2019
Chairperson of the Representative Council
Vice-Chairperson of the Representative Council
1. Oksanen Joonas, HH United, (Vice-chairperson)
2. Jokihaara Maiju, PROTalko
3. Sillanpää Siru, HH United
4. Palm Alex, PROTalko
5. Järvinen Marleena, HSO-lista
6. Ylönen Mona, HH United
7. Seppälä Leevi, Atkins-lista
8. Hämäläinen Viivi, PROTalko
9. Jouppi Mira, HH United
10. Peuhkuri Ilona, HH United
11. Nisula Hanna, PROTalko
12. Matti Aapomikko, Helgan edistykselliset
13. Niskanen Evita, HSO-lista
14. Keski-Korhonen Peppi, Sturen lista
15. Kolu Susanna, HH United
16. Mirjamo Janette, PROTalko
17. Touronen Ville, Atkins-lista (Chairperson)
18. Launis Siiri, HH United
19. Hoikkala Gabriel, PROTalko
20. Hakanen Juho, HH United
21. Ranta Juhis, Joura
22. Hujakka Janne, PROTalko
23. Salenius Anton, PROTalko
24. Kiiveri Sonja, Sturen lista
25. Hautamäki Iida, HH United
26. Vatanen Petra, PROTalko
27. Laakkonen Joonas, HH United
28. Kurppa Joonas, Atkins-lista
29. Nurminen Esko, HH United
30. Rapatti Timo, HH United
31. Rope Tua, PROTalko
32. Maaranen Emilia, HH United