Calendar of Events

March 2015

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.

5 March at 12:10–12:50

Niillas och Roope

Culture on Campus Take a classically trained composer with multi-instrumental talent and a poet and a musician with a background in the Sami yoik, add a pinch of singer-songwriting and you get hunch of what Niillas and Roope's music is about.

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.

12 March at 10:00–11:30

Textbooks as a site for educational research: Analysing data through a close reading technique

Workshop Open workshop with Dr Heather Sharp, University of Newcastle, Australia

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 10:15–12:00

Eleni Bozia and Andrew Reinhardt

Seminar Double seminar! Eleni Bozia, Assistant Professor of Classics and Digital Humanities, University of Florida: "Digital Classical Studies: unearthing the metalanguage of ancient sources" Andrew Reinhard, The American Numismatic Society, New York. "You Call this Archaeology: Archaeologists and Archaeology as Portrayed in Video Games, 1982-2015"

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

18 March at 15:00–16:30

End Ecocide

Lecture Environmental lawyer Polly Higgins talks about the fight against life-pollution

19 March at 12:10–12:50

Tomas Andersson Wij

Culture on Campus Tomas Andersson Wij's career is unique. His albmus have never been at the top of the charts, but every time he has picked up his acoustic guitar, there have been more and more that have come to listen.

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

1 April at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar April 2015

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar presenting visiting Professor Dean Carson from Charles Darwin University and Flinders University, Australia at April 1, 12.00-13.00 .

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.

7 May at 12:00–13:00

Arcum lunchseminarium Maj 2015

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar at May 7, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben.

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.

29 May–1 June

Music Tech Fest Scandinavia

Other The festival of music tech ideas- musictechfest.org

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

2 June–3 June

Aging of societies, bodies and minds: Trends, evolution of functions and health

Conference The lifespan of humans is steadily increasing in most countries, which will have fundamental implications for our society in the future. World-leading scientists discuss this development, in a meeting commemorating the 275 year anniversary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

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 Miền Méo Miệng / Land of Distortions opens at Bildmuseet. The curators Tran Loung and Le Thuan Uyen presents the exhibition.


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2011-08-17

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