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  Lahti - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lahti (Lahtis in Swedish) is a Finnish city of 98,253 inhabitants (2003), bordering the Vesijärvi lake.
Lahti also harbours cultural ambitions, and recent years saw the building of a large congress and concert center, the Sibelius Hall.
In the educational sector, Lahti is modest, with the notable exception of the Lahti Polytechnic's renowned Institute Of Design.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lahti   (282 words)

 Culture City | City of Sports and Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Lahti is a city of 100,000 residents and a centre for a region of 200,000 people.
Lahti has the means to maintain internationally recognised cultural institutions yet it is also able to look after the grassroots — the third sector.
The key to having such a spectrum of culture is the open-minded approach that Lahti applies both to providing everyday leisure activities and to organising major events.
www.lahti2011.fi /en   (229 words)

 Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Lahti University of Applied Sciences is an internationally recognised and competitive university of applied sciences, which gives the students extensive knowledge to adapt to the internationalising and multicultural working life and society.
Lahti University of Applied Sciences is an independent commercial undertaking within the Consortium, and it is governed by the Board of Lahti University of Applied Sciences, which consists of representatives of the teaching staff, of the administrative personnel, of the students, of the management, and of business and industry.
Lahti is a town of approximately 100,000 inhabitants, and it is located 100 kilometres north of Helsinki.
www.lamk.fi /engl/guide/institution.html   (3039 words)

 David Lahti's Biology Page
Lahti, D. Persistence of egg recognition in the absence of cuckoo brood parasitism: pattern and mechanism.
Lahti, D. Evolution of bird eggs in the absence of cuckoo parasitism.
Lahti, D. Pigment as parasol: a hypothesis explaining the color of blue-green bird eggs.
www.bio.umass.edu /biology/podos/Lahti_Biopage/INDEX.HTM   (2037 words)

 Centre of Expertise Programme - LAHTI REGION CENTRE OF EXPERTISE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
It is already obvious that Lahti Region, which is known as a region for traditional industries, is now strengthening its position in the hitech field as well.
Projects are realised through the universities, Lahti Polytechnic, Lahti Region Educational Consortium, research centres, technology centres and companies in accordance with the original objectives of the Centre of Expertise Programme.
Lahti has a unique position adjacent to one of the most innovative areas in the world - the metropolitan area of Helsinki.
www.oske.net /in_english/centres_of_expertise/lahti   (831 words)

Lahti's success is founded on excellent training facilities, the Polytechnic and the departments of the Helsinki Technological University it houses.
Lahti is about more than just hi-tech business though; the Lahti Sinfonia orchestra is famous all over the world and the region is the veritable epicentre of Nordic skiing - six world championships have been organised here.
Lahti stadium was built in 1977 and renovated in 2001 in time for the Skiing World Championships.
fifa.com /en/comp/U17.html?static=1002&comp=U17&year=2003&...   (331 words)

 Lahti travel guide - Wikitravel
Lahti [1] is a town in southern Finland.
Lahti is exactly 104 km from Helsinki, a one-hour drive on the expressway number 4 connecting the two.
Buses to Lahti depart from Helsinki every half hour.
wikitravel.org /en/Lahti   (943 words)

 Christine Lahti @ Filmbug
Lahti made her stunning feature film debut in Norman Jewison's...And Justice For All, co-starring opposite Al Pacino.
Lahti most recently appeared on stage opposite Ron Rifkin at New York's Circle Repertory Theater in Three Hotels, a play by Jon Robin Baitz, for which she earned a Drama Desk nomination.
Lahti has also been seen as Heidi Holland in Wendy Wasserstein's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, The Heidi Chronicles, and in the Second Stage revival of Jules Feiffer's Little Murders, for which she received an Obie Award.
www.filmbug.com /db/31739   (294 words)

 United Nations Earth Summit+5 Success Stories - Lahti Environmental Forum and Green Triangle Finland
Lahti Environmental Forum dealt firstly with attaining commitment in the region to Local Agenda 21 within the time-frame agreed on in Rio, recognising that any experiences obtained in the process should be shared with other town, cities and regions to realistically address the goals of UNCED.
Lahti was awarded a certificate of distinction for 1996 by the European Cities and Towns Campaign.
Green Triangle Finland is financed by a combination of the City of Lahti, the Regional Council, by membership fees of its cooperating partners, and for various specific activities by the Finnish Ministry of the Environment and the European Community.
www.un.org /esa/earthsummit/lahti.htm   (492 words)

 Edward H. Lahti, Colonel, United States Army
Colonel Lahti was born in Portland, Oregon of Finnish parents.
Lahti attained the rank of Colonel for outstanding leadership in combat at age 31, with just six years of commissioned service.
Colonel Lahti has been a member of Disabled American Veterans, the Retired Officer's Association, the American Legion, and is an honorary chairman of the board of a distinguished parachute unit.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /ehlahti.htm   (758 words)

 Law Office of Michael T. Lahti, Boston, Massachusetts, Estate Planning Wills Trusts Probate Estate Administration ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Lahti is admitted to practice in Illinois, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island and has been an attorney since 1988.
Lahti has worked as a Legal Aid Attorney, representing indigent and low income clients in family law and public benefits matters.
Lahti represented families with disabled dependents in the areas of special education, guardianships, and estate planning.
www.lahtilaw.com /Attorneys.shtml/1876931_1   (219 words)

 Lahti AT Rifle
The Lahti Model 39 anti-tank rifle was a large, heavy weapon with a rifle stock, pistol grip, an over-the-barrel magazine remiscent of the Bren machine gun) and a long barrel covered with a perforated barrel jacket.
The round produced a maximum pressure of 3000 athmospheres in the barrel and since the only buffering was some padding between the gun's stock and the gunner's shoulder, effect on the shooter was spectacular: his upper body was literally thrown back some six inches (15 cm) by the recoil.
In the beginning of the 1960s Lahti rifles were decidedly outdated for both anti-aircraft and anti-tank work and the Defence Ministry sold over 1000 Lahti rifles along with 200 000 rounds of 20 mm ammunition to gun collectors in the United States.
www.saunalahti.fi /~ejuhola/7.62/lahti20mm.html   (877 words)

 About Lahti Search Consultants
Lahti Search Consultants specializes in finding highly qualified professionals for enrollment-related positions at colleges and universities.
She has a bachelor's degree from the College of Saint Benedict (MN) and is completing her master of science in administration degree at the University of Notre Dame.
She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Houston and a JD from the University of Missouri.
www.lahtisearch.com /about.html   (195 words)

 Jill M. Lahti, PhD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Caspase-a is deleted or silenced preferentially in childhood neuroblastomas with MYCN gene amplification.
Packham G, Lahti JM, Fee BE, Gawn, JM, Coustan-Smith E, Campana D, Douglas I, Kidd VJ, Ghosh S, Cleveland JL: Fas and TNF-a receptor signaling trigger NF-kB activation and apoptosis by distinct pathways.
Amann J, Kidd VJ, Lahti JM: Isolation and characterization of a human gene encoding a nucleolar protein related to the yeast chromosome fidelity transmission gene, Chl1, whose expression is linked to proliferation.
www.stjude.org /faculty/0,2512,407_2030_4163,00.html   (1118 words)

 Augusta Georgia: features@ugusta: TV role opens doors for Lahti 5/28/97
Miss Lahti says the writing on Hope is better than most of the film scripts she was being offered.
These days, Miss Lahti is most visible on the CBS medical drama Chicago Hope as Dr. Kathryn Austin, a cardiothoracic surgeon.
She says doing the series affords her the time to devote to her family because her character is the focus of the main story line one out of three episodes.
chronicle.augusta.com /stories/052997/fea_lahti.html   (654 words)

 Reel.com: Christine Lahti
Oscar-nominated actress Christine Lahti is perhaps best known for her five-year stint on Chicago Hope as Dr. Kate Austin, but all that is about to change after her full-length directorial feature My First Mister, starring Leelee Sobieski and Albert Brooks, debuts in theaters.
Though most of our conversation revolved around her new work and the pleasures she's found in directing, we also found time to discuss some of her favorite roles as an actress and to bemoan the lack of terrific roles for middle-aged women (screenwriters, are you listening?).
Christine Lahti: I was nervous at first about the potential similarities, and then I saw the movie and thought it was apples and oranges, really.
www.reel.com /reel.asp?node=features/interviews/lahti   (2009 words)

 Accommodation in Cumulus Lahti Hotel Finland
This 4 star hotel is located in the city centre of Lahti and was established in 1992.
Cumulus Lahti Hotel situated in the very centre of Lahti and is actually part of a large shopping centre.
Lahti is a versatile town of culture and sports, offering a variety of things to do and experience.
www.accommodationow.com /accommodation/cumulus_lahti_hotel.htm   (136 words)

 City of Lahti - Lahti - a city of radio
The decision was made to build the nation’s first large-scale transmission station in the town of Lahti, owing to its central location.
Short-wave transmitters, Lahti II and Lahti III, began broadcasting in 1938-1940 and operated in Lahti up to 1949.
In 1953, two 100 kW transmitters were acquired for the Lahti long-wave station, and, at the same time, the first VHF transmitter started up.
www.lahti.fi /www/cms.nsf/pages/25CFB1CB302FD27AC22570F10058643A?opendocument   (270 words)

 The Gun Zone -- The 20mm Lahti   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
On Veteran's Day 2001,Gordon Greene and some friends headed to West Virginia's Storm Mountain to shoot a Lahti 20mm Anti-Tank Rifle, a Thompson Submachine Gun and a Snider-Enfield antique carbine, among other things, as well as some modern sniper rifles...
It was the type of Sunday outing that gun folk all over the United States regulalrly participate in...
The Lahti definitely looks like a fun gun to take out to shoot...
www.thegunzone.com /people/lahti.html   (395 words)

 Christine Lahti   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In 1978, Lahti was co-starred in The Harvey Korman Show as Korman's daughter.
A scene stealer par excellence, Lahti often found her film roles reduced in the cutting room, usually at the behest of nervous stars.
The endearingly off-balance nature of many of Lahti's screen characters is best summed up by her scene in Housekeeping (1987), in which she calmly carries on a conversation while her living room fills up with water.
www.djangomusic.com /actor_bio.asp?pid=P+40020   (193 words)

 .: LahtiTravel :.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Lahti Travel Ltd. arranges again Sibelius themed trips for individual travellers during Sibelius Festival 2006.
Thanks to the magnificent waterways and clean nature, the Lahti region offers an excellent setting for a holiday in a summerhouse or on a small farm all year round.
Lahti Travel Ltd supplies cottage accommodation in the Lahti region, variying from luxury villas to wilderness cabins.
www.lahtitravel.fi /matkailu_eng   (276 words)

 AllRefer.com - Lahti, Scandinavia (Scandinavian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Lahti, Scandinavia (Scandinavian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Connected with the southern end of the PAijAnne lake system, it is an important lake port as well as a transportation center.
Many Karelians came to Lahti after the Finnish-Soviet armistice of 1944.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/L/Lahti.html   (184 words)

 PlaybillArts: News: Osmo Vänskä to Conclude Two-Decade Tenure with Lahti Symphony in 2008
PlaybillArts: News: Osmo Vänskä to Conclude Two-Decade Tenure with Lahti Symphony in 2008
Osmo Vänskä to Conclude Two-Decade Tenure with Lahti Symphony in 2008
During Vänskä’s tenure the Lahti Symphony Orchestra has risen in prominence and made almost 60 recordings, which have received awards from Gramophone and MIDEM.
www.playbillarts.com /news/article/4718.html   (328 words)

 Lahti - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Family matters: COLLEGE:St. Scholastica's D.J. Lahti is the last of three brothers who have helped the Saints' program succeed.
MUSIC FROM UTOPIA; Terry Grimley explores the inspiring story behind the success of The Lahti Symphony Orchestra which makes its UK debut in Birmingham later this month.(News)
Joe Lahti, Gary Griffin Join Islet Technology Board.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/L/Lahti.asp   (270 words)

 Playbill News: Christine Lahti Will Star in Playwrights Horizons' World Premiere, Busy World
Playwrights Horizons will welcome Emmy Award-winner Christine Lahti back to the stage in the company's final production of the 2005-06 season in the world premiere of The Busy World Is Hushed by Keith Bunin.
"In The Busy World Is Hushed, Hannah (Christine Lahti), a minister and bible scholar, finds her faith at odds with that of Thomas, her estranged, wayward son," according to Playwrights Horizons.
Lahti is also an Oscar winner for directing "Lieberman in Love." It won the Academy Award for Best Short Film, Live Action.
www.playbill.com /news/article/97839.html   (474 words)

 Lahti, Finland web design & development firms on The Firm List
Your source for finding web design & development firms as well as individual web designers, developers, programmers and other multimedia & new media professionals from all over the world, including Finland.
This list of web design firms located in Lahti, Finland is not a complete list, rather it is just the firms that have either been submitted or found by the editor.
Espoo, Helsinki, Jyväskylä;, Kuopio, Kuorevesi, Lahti, Oulu, Tampere &; Turku.
www.firmlist.com /finland/lahti.phtml   (185 words)

 Christine Lahti Bio
The Name Lahti means "Bay of Water" and is also the name of a town near Helsinki.
Christine Lahti's television credits include the television movie "No Place Like Home", for which she won a Golden Globe Award as Best Actress and an Emmy Award nomination.
Christine Lahti's feature films include Sidney Lumet's "Running on Empty" for which she received the 1988 Los Angeles Film Critics Award and a Golden Globe nomination, "The Doctor" with William Hurt, "Leaving Normal" with Meg Tilly, "Whose Life Is It, Anyway?" with Richard Dreyfuss and "...And Justice For All" with Al Pacino.
lavender.fortunecity.com /banzai/416/abios/lahtibios.html   (366 words)

 Hotels in Lahti
Modern property with a glass fa?e, located opposite the city-centre shopping mall, 1.5 kilometres from Lahti Ski Stadium.
The hotel is located at the heart of Lahti.
100 kilometres north of the capital - Helsinki the city of Lahti is the Gateway of the Finnish Lake District.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Finland/Lahti.asp   (234 words)

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