Calendar of Events

February 2015

1 February at 14:00–15:00

Guided tour by the Museum director

Other Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour of ongoing exhibitions

2 February

Final day for receipt of supporting academic documents and documentation of fee exempt status

Other Reminder that 2 February is the last day for receipt of supporting academic documents and documentation of fee exempt status for autumn 2015 applications.

4 February at 15:00–16:30

Reading a research article

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.

5 February at 10:00–12:00

The reference management system Zotero

Course/education Basic introduction to the reference management system Zotero.

5 February at 12:00–13:00

Arcum lunchseminarium Februari 2015

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar at February 5, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben.

8 February at 14:00–15:00

The Campana Brothers - Changes the World

Lecture Ted Hesselbom, designer and museum director, talks about the Brazilian design duo

12 February at 17:00–19:00

HUMlab Media History Seminar II: Andreas Fickers, Professor of Contemporary and Digital History, Luxembourg University

Lecture Andreas Fickers research interests range from transnational media history to history of technology and theory of digital history. This lecture aims at reflecting upon some challenges that the discipline of history is facing, such as a new heuristic of search, the problem of digital source critique or the invention of new forms of narratives.

18 February at 10:00–14:00

SciLifeLab workshop about the Affinity Proteomics & Bioimaging platforms

Workshop Welcome to a workshop about the possibilities to use technology and reagent resources available at the Affinity Proteomics & Bioimaging platforms – seminars, poster and personal meetings.

19 February at 09:00–12:00

Short Course: Digital Mindmapping

Course/education This hands-on workshop gives the participant usage insights of Mindview which is a computer program (Mac & PC) and Mind42 which is a web-based collaborative mind mapping tool.

22 February at 14:00–18:00

Inauguration: The Spaces Between

Exhibition The exhibition The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana opens

24 February–3 March

Bildmuseet Book Sale

Other Book Sale in Bildmuseets shop

24 February

Medical Humanities at Umeå University

Conference The research field of medical humanities are presented through a number of short lectures on various subjects.

24 February at 13:00–16:00

Short Course: Social Media Analysis

Course/education This course gives an overview of — and hands-on introduction to — both collecting and processing data from social media platforms.

24 February at 18:30–20:00

On Cuban Contemporary Art

Lecture A talk by Antonio Eligio (Tonel), one of the curator of the exhibition The Spaces Between

25 February at 15:00–16:00

Functional description of cerebellar anatomy: searching for the motor memory trace

Seminar series Dr. Fahad Sultan, Dept. of Cognitive Neurology, Hertie-Inst. Clinical Brain Research, University Tuebingen, gives an Advanced Seminar at IMB. Host: Professor Roland S Johansson

26 February at 13:00–16:00

Write it in your own words!

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.


March 2015

3 March at 18:30–20:00

The Capital of Culture and the Sami Perspective

Other co-creation, resistance and opportunities. Welcome to a panel discussion about the past year as capital of culture and the future of the Sami culture in Umeå.

5 March at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar March 2015

Seminar Arcum invites to a filmseminar March 5, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben.

10 March at 15:00–17:00

The reference management system Zotero

Course/education Basic introduction to the reference management system Zotero.

10 March at 18:30–20:00

Film: Unfinished Spaces (2011)

Other Swedish premiere of the film about Fidel Castro's vision for a Cuban art scene.

11 March at 15:00–17:00

Academic writing in English

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

Inauguration: Swedish Picture Book of the Year

Exhibition The exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year opens

17 March at 13:15–14:30

Behind the Bezel: Coin-Op Arcade Cabinets as Design History

Seminar Seminar with Dr. Raiford Guins, Associate Professor of Culture and Technology within the Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory at Stony Brook University

22 March at 14:00–15:00

Guided Tour: The Spaces Between

Other Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a guided tour of the exhibition The Spaces Between

24 March at 18:30–20:00

Lecture: On Digital Art

Lecture Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a talk on Digital Art in conjunction to the exhibition Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

25 March–27 March

Umeå Renewable Energy Meeting UREM 2015

Conference For the seventh time the Chemical Biological Centre (KBC; www.kbc.umu.se) at Umeå University, Sweden, organizes the Renewable Energy symposium. This time it will be organised from 25-27 March 2015.

25 March at 15:00–17:00

Giving a presentation in English

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.


April 2015

7 April at 18:30–20:00

Film: 9 Evenings: Theatre & Engineering

Other Staged performances from the 1960s New York directed and documented by Barbro Schultz Lundstam

12 April at 14:00–15:00

Guided Tour: The Spaces Between

Other Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour of the exhibition: The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana

19 April at 14:00–15:00

Lecture: Finn Arne Jørgensen

Lecture Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition, Rafael Lozano Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows

21 April at 18:30–20:00

Film: Microbrigades – Variations of a Story (2013)

Other About collective house building in Cuba. In conjunction with the exhibition The Spaces Between

28 April at 18:30–20:00

Guided Tour

Other Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour of ongoing exhibitions.


May 2015

5 May–6 May

Law's Ability to Produce Gender Equality - Nordic Conference on Law and Gender

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.

5 May at 18:30–20:00

Guided Tour

Other Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour of ongoing exhibitions.

16 May at 14:00–18:00

Inauguration: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

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

Presentation: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

Other Students presents Umeå Academy of Fine Arts Masters Programme exhibition Between the Devil and the Deep Sea.

26 May at 18:30–19:30

Presentation: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

Other Students presents Umeå Academy of Fine Arts Masters Programme exhibition Between the Devil and the Deep Sea.

31 May at 14:00–15:00

Presentation: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

Other Students presents Umeå Academy of Fine Arts Masters Programme exhibition Between the Devil and the Deep Sea.


June 2015

4 June at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar June 2015

Seminar Arcum invites to a last lunch seminar for the Spring term June 4, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben.

14 June at 14:00–18:00

Inauguration: Mièn Méo Miêng /

Exhibition Land of Distortions


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2011-08-17

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