Calendar of Events

September 2016

23 September–13 October

Mental orgasm

Exhibition The first in a row of exhibitions with students from MFA2 at the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts.

30 September at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.


October 2016

2 October at 14:00–14:30

Perpetual Uncertainty

Other Opening: The exhibition Perpetual Uncertainty will be opened by Vice-Chancellor of Umeå University Hans Adolfsson.

2 October at 14:30–15:30

Ele Carpenter / Perpetual Uncertainty

Other Tour by curator Ele Carpenter and panel discussion with participating artists. Language: English

3 October at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

3 October at 13:00–15:00

Databases, digital mapping and folk narratives in Iceland

Seminar Two part seminar with Terry Gunnell & Transit Dagsson on digital mapping.

4 October at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

4 October at 12:10–13:00

Announcement of exchange places outside of Europe

Other Are you curious about studying abroad? The International Office are now announcing exchange places outside of Europe within the central agreements and agreements affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences. The announcement is for the academic year 2017/2018.

5 October at 08:30–10:00

Endnote online

Course/education

5 October at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

5 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 4pm-9pm

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 4pm-9pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

6 October at 12:00–13:00

Arcum lunchseminarium Oktober 2016

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Thursday, October 6, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå University.

6 October at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

6 October at 12:10–12:50

Fäboland

Dissertation Welcome to Fäboland! Here reigns maiden-aunts undisturbed and the song is the best weapon against the dangers of the forest. Fäboland are Thelma and Louise in farmer style - a home spun musical cabaret.

7 October at 12:00–13:30

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

10 October at 10:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

10 October at 10:00–13:00

Workshop on human health and chemicals – from exposure to female fertility and epigenetics

Workshop The Swetox-UmU seminar series invites you to a workshop with five scientists from Swetox presenting ongoing research projects.

10 October at 12:10–13:00

Announcement of exchange places outside of Europe

Other Are you curious about studying abroad? The International Office are now announcing exchange places outside of Europe within the central agreements and agreements affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences. The announcement is for the academic year 2017/2018.

10 October–12 October

The Burman Lectures in Philosophy 2016: "Making Things Up"

Lecture Professor Karen Bennett, Cornell University, will give the 2016 Burman lectures in Philosophy.

11 October at 10:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

12 October at 10:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

12 October at 11:00–13:00

International Days - Study Abroad Fair for students

Other In October it's time for International Days – a study abroad fair for students at Umeå University who want to know more about opportunities to go on exchange studies.

12 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 4pm-9pm

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 4pm-9pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

12 October at 17:00–18:30

Brexit and the UK

Lecture Aidan Liddle has been Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Stockholm since July 2014.

13 October at 10:00–15:00

International Days - Study Abroad Fair for students

Other In October it's time for International Days – a study abroad fair for students at Umeå University who want to know more about opportunities to go on exchange studies.

13 October at 10:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

13 October at 15:00

13 October at 15:00–17:00

The Bernie Legacy - A European view on the Sanders campaign

Lecture Which circumstances can explain the surprising rise of the Bernie Sanders movement? Why did it ultimately fail with its main objective? How is the movement transforming afterwards and what might we learn from it from a European perspective?

14 October at 10:00–13:00

Sociological Research Relay

Lecture To mark its 50th anniversary Umeå University’s Department of Sociology has organized a Research Relay to showcase some of the research currently being conducted at the department.

14 October at 10:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

17 October at 12:00–15:00

Drop in - Study Guidance

Other If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors at Student Services.

17 October at 12:10–13:00

Announcement of exchange places outside of Europe

Other Are you curious about studying abroad? The International Office are now announcing exchange places outside of Europe within the central agreements and agreements affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences. The announcement is for the academic year 2017/2018.

18 October at 11:30–13:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of central exchange places and exchange places affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can meet International Office at drop-in hours to get the answers you need!

19 October at 15:00–16:30

Curious about exchange studies? Attend a student mingle event!

Other Are you considering applying for an exchange place outside Europe? Mingle with students from our partner universities and Umeå students who have studied abroad.

19 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 4pm-9pm

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 4pm-9pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

20 October at 14:00–15:30

Drop-In for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of central exchange places and exchange places affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can meet International Office at drop-in hours to get the answers you need!

21 October at 11:00–12:00

A road to peace

Lecture Nobel Peace Prize nominee Dr. Denis Mukwege talks about the fight for peace in Kongo.

21 October at 16:00–22:30

The man who mends women

Other Film creening of the documentary film "The man who mends women – the wrath of hippocrates" The film is about the life of Dr. Denis Mukweges and his work performing surgery on and treating tens of thousands of women and children who have become victims of sexual abuse in Congo.

22 October at 09:00–09:20

Income and health in Västerbotten: time to call Robin Hood?

Lecture Miguel San Sebastián, Professor in Public Health at the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, studies the link between socioeconomic factors and public health.

22 October at 09:30–09:50

Filming electrons on the fastest time scales

Lecture Laszlo Veisz, Professor in Physics focusing on the interaction between the laser light and materials, Department of Physics.

22 October at 10:00–10:20

A community response to suicide prevention

Lecture The reaserch of Ph.D. Fredricka L. Gilje from Montana involves patients’, nurses’ and physician’s experiences with suicidality.

22 October at 10:40–11:00

Checking out health checks

Lecture Professor Simon Griffin from the University of Cambridge is an internationally recognized researcher within diabetes and primary care.

22 October at 11:10–11:30

The immune system: Friend or foe

Lecture Dr. Nelson O. Gekara, Department of Molecular Biology.

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.

24 October at 15:00–16:30

Curious about exchange studies? Attend a student mingle event!

Other Are you considering applying for an exchange place outside Europe? Mingle with students from our partner universities and Umeå students who have studied abroad.

25 October at 08:30–16:00

25 October at 11:30–13:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of central exchange places and exchange places affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can meet International Office at drop-in hours to get the answers you need!

25 October at 15:00–16:30

Curious about exchange studies? Attend a student mingle event!

Other Are you considering applying for an exchange place outside Europe? Mingle with students from our partner universities and Umeå students who have studied abroad.

26 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 4pm-9pm

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 4pm-9pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

27 October at 15:00–16:30

Curious about exchange studies? Attend a student mingle event!

Other Are you considering applying for an exchange place outside Europe? Mingle with students from our partner universities and Umeå students who have studied abroad.


November 2016

1 November at 11:30–13:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of central exchange places and exchange places affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can meet International Office at drop-in hours to get the answers you need!

2 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 4pm-9pm

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 4pm-9pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

3 November at 10:00–11:30

Endnote online - in English

Course/education

3 November at 14:00–15:30

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of central exchange places and exchange places affiliated to the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can meet International Office at drop-in hours to get the answers you need!


Page Editor: Communications Office
2011-08-17

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