Meet the Finns in New York
Catching up with Consul General: Markku Piri on New York in the 80s and returning to nature
This month, Consul General Mika Koskinen took a trip down memory lane with Markku Piri, one of Finland's most redeemed multidisciplinary designers, whose long, illustrious career has just been captured in an autobiographical book.
Catching up with Consul General: Lecturer Heli Sirviö of Columbia University on the growing interest towards Finnish culture and language studies
Right before the beginning of the fall semester, Consul General Mika Koskinen had a chat with Heli Sirviö, lecturer in Finnish and Swedish Culture and Language at Columbia University. COVID-19 nearly caused the Finnish Studies program to shut down, but due to Heli’s persistent efforts, it’s still up and running. Remotely, for now.