Calendar of Events
18 January at 12:00–17:00
Other How can you describe the sense of a material? Students from the Umeå Institutie of Design shows their library of recycled materials. Welcome to the open creative workshop.
26 January–30 January
Conference A week of lectures, discussions and roundtables about the transformation of Umeå and the region of Norrland through and after the year 2014
27 January at 15:00–16:30
Lecture This lecture walks students through a method for reading a chapter in a textbook and covers the importance of keeping a note-taking system.
4 February at 15:00–16:30
Lecture This lecture walks students through reading an IMRAD article (briefly addresses source-based articles) and covers the importance of keeping a note-taking system.
8 February at 14:00–15:00
Lecture Ted Hesselbom, designer and museum director, talks about the Brazilian design duo
22 February at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The exhibition The Spaces Between with Contemporary Art from Havana opens
Conference The research field of medical humanities are presented through a number of short lectures on various subjects.
24 February at 18:30–20:00
Lecture A talk by Antonio Eligio (Tonel), one of the curator of the exhibition The Spaces Between.
26 February at 13:00–16:00
Workshop Paraphrasing is a skill that many students find to be both confusing and challenging. This workshop is geared towards students who feel they need more help with their paraphrasing skills.
10 March at 18:30–20:00
Other Swedish premiere of the film about Fidel Castro's vision for a Cuban art scene.
11 March at 15:00–17:00
Lecture This lecture focuses on writing effective paragraphs, problems with sentences, word choice and proofreading. This lecture does not address: how to write the different sections of a paper, citation style, referencing, paraphrasing.
15 March at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year opens
22 March at 14:00–15:00
Other Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a guided tour of the exhibition The Spaces Between
25 March at 15:00–17:00
Lecture This lecture focuses on structure, language and techniques used in presentations. This lecture does not cover: instruction in how to use PowerPoint, slide formats, instruction in pronunciation, specific presentation situations.
19 April at 14:00–15:00
Lecture Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition, Rafael Lozano Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows
21 April at 18:30–20:00
Other About collective house building in Cuba. In conjunction with the exhibition The Spaces Between
5 May–6 May
Conference Umeå Forum for Studies on Law and Society at Umeå University are happy to invite you to the Nordic Conference on Law and Gender 2015. Can law be a tool for achieving a gender equal society or not? The theme for the conference will be Law's Ability to Produce Gender Equality.
16 May at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition The Umeå Academy of Fine Arts Masters Programme exhibition Between the Devil and the Deep Sea opens
24 May at 14:00–15:00
26 May at 18:30–19:30
31 May at 14:00–15:00
14 June at 14:00–18:00
Exhibition Land of Distortions