Calendar of Events

August 2016

1 August–6 August

Towards Sustainable Communities in the Barents Region

Course/education The interdisciplinary course “Towards Sustainable Communities” covers the complexity of sustainability of the communities in the Barents Region. Besides keynote lectures and sauna mingel, the students are expected to prepare in advance a short article and an oral presentation of their work, which will be read and commented upon by fellow students.

19 August at 08:30–18:00

50 Years Anniversary Microbiology/Molecular Biology at UmU

Conference Invitation to all Friends of the Department of Molecular Biology. Welcome to our 50 year anniversary symposium! The registration is open.

19 August at 10:00–15:00

Making som pedagogisk modell – att undervisa för en utforskande och görande praktik

Workshop Welcome to a seminar for university teachers who are interested in the making movement and to developing innovative working methods using the fabrication lab in Sliperiet.

23 August–26 August

Orientation Course

Other Introduction week for international students

24 August at 10:00–15:00

Motion Capture – in teaching and research

Workshop The seminar welcomes university teachers and researchers from different disciplines who are interested in developing innovative working methods using Motion Capture technology to promote problem solving, creativity and entrepreneurship in teaching and research.

24 August–2 September

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

26 August at 10:00–15:00

Making som pedagogisk modell – att undervisa för en utforskande och görande praktik

Workshop Welcome to a seminar for university teachers who are interested in the making movement and to developing innovative working methods using the fabrication lab in Sliperiet.

30 August at 18:30–20:00

The Films of Charles and Ray Eames

Other Join us for a special event celebrating Charles and Ray Eames' unique and influential experiments in moving image. Programme of ten films, 71 min in total.


September 2016

2 September at 10:00–15:00

Bring knowledge to life - to teach for motivation and drive

Workshop Welcome to a workshop for university teachers from all diciplines with an interest in developing working methods and for discussing oportunities to work creatively and stimulating in different teaching situations.

4 September at 14:00–15:00

The Secret Behind Eames´s Design Successes

Lecture A talk by Dennis Dahlqvist, art and design critic. Language: English.

5 September at 10:00–12:00

Of Love & Loyalty: The View from Ancient Greece

Lecture Antiquity Day - Public Lecture One: Professor David Konstan, New York University

5 September at 13:15–15:00

Philo of Alexandria and the Allegorical Interpretation of Myths

Lecture Antiquity Day - Public Lecture Two: Pura Nieto Hernández, Brown University

5 September at 15:15–17:00

Poet and Performance: From Epinician to Epigram

Seminar Antiquity Day - Open Seminar: Dr. Pura Nieto Hernández, Brown University & Professor David Konstan, New York University.

6 September at 10:15–12:00

Consent and Consensuality in Ancient Greco-Roman Marriage

Lecture Antiquity Day - Public Lecture Three: Judith P. Hallett, University of Maryland.

6 September at 13:15–15:00

Gendering Roman Notions of Female Leadership: The Binary and Beyond

Seminar Antiquity Day - Open Seminar: Judith P. Hallett, University of Maryland.

8 September at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar September 2016

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Thursday, September 8, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå University.

13 September at 08:00–17:00

Open house at Sliperiet

Other Sliperiet celebrates two years and opens the doors for researchers, teachers and businesses to show how Sliperiet, with its labs and studios, can be used for education, applied research and collaboration.

13 September at 13:00–14:30

Endnote online

Course/education

14 September at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

21 September at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

28 September at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.


October 2016

5 October at 08:30–10:00

Endnote online

Course/education

22 October at 17:00

The Annual Celebration Ceremony

Other The Annual Celebration Ceremony is an important ritual when the university installs its newly appointed professors, and celebrates honorary doctors and scientific award recipients.


November 2016

3 November at 10:00–11:30

Endnote online - in English

Course/education

8 November–9 November

KBC DAYS 2016

Conference Annual meeting at KBC.


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