Events for Umeå University Staff
17 October–15 January
Course/education On 17 October, the application service opens for student wishing to apply for bachelor's and master's courses and programmes for the autumn semester 2014.
8 December at 14:00–15:00
Other Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a guided tour of the Stéphane Couturier exhibition / Melting Point
10 December at 13:15–16:00
Seminar Hereby, we would like to invite you to a first seminar in a new series of Arcum-seminars aiming at facilitating an academic discussion of Arctic research at Umeå University.
12 December at 09:00–10:30
Course/education Basic introduction to the reference management system EndNote Web.
12 December at 11:15–12:00
Lecture In this lecture Senior Lecturer Elza Dunkels will share some personal reflections with you, emanating from her experiences of using social media to communicate research results.
12 December at 15:00–16:45
Workshop Workshop December 12, invitation to all interested: Can we create internationally competitive master’s programs at Umeå University across science-technology-engineering and humanities-arts? John Maeda, president of the Rhode Island School of Design, will join the meeting via Skype.
13 December at 10:00–11:00
Lecture Professor Martin Karplus, one of the three Nobel Laureates in Chemistry 2013, will visit Umeå University on Friday December 13 to give a lecture on his groundbreaking research.
14 December at 11:00–18:00
Workshop Christmas sales starts in the shop
17 December at 13:00–15:00
Meeting In December 2013 the new EU research framework “Horizon 2020” will be launched. Grants Office offers a meeting for interested researchers from the faculty of science and technology. On this occasion we will inform about Horizon 2020, for whom it is interesting, how you can apply and which help Grants Office can provide.
19 January at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The exhibitions Thilo Frank and Andreas Johansson / Place position opens.
31 January–2 February
Exhibition New exhibitions throughout the house, guided tours every hour, extended opening hours, creative workshop, opening festivities and a concert with Frida Hyvönen!
2 February at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The exhibitions Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas? and Katarina Pirak Sikku / Nammaláhpán opens.
4 February at 18:30–20:00
Lecture Conversation between author Maja Hagerman and artist Katarina Pirak Sikku, in the exhibition Nammaláhpán
23 February at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The exhibition Marja Helander / Silence opens and the artist gives a presentation.