Calendar of Events

January 2017

25 January at 11:00–13:00

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.

25 January 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.

26 January at 09:00

Isothermal calorimetry on biological and non-biological samples – the real trick is imagination

Lecture Professor Lars Wadsö, from the Department of Building and Environmental Technology at the Faculty of Engineering, LTH of Lund University in Sweden, will present the application of a method that can be useful in many scientific and technological research projects.

26 January at 11:00–13:00

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 January at 13:15–15:00

Data Times: The Temporalities of Digital Media

Seminar Kaun’s research addresses the media practices of protest movements such as the Occupy Wall Street movement, Occupy Stockholm and Occupy Latvia. Her publications address how media technologies enable and constrain organisation and mobilisation within these movements.

27 January at 11:00–13:00

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.

27 January–29 January

Peace Be Upon You

Exhibition Linnea Johnells, BFA2, shows her exhibition Peace Be Upon You at Konsthögskolan's gallery.

29 January at 14:00–15:00

Lecture: Cecilia Gärding

Lecture Lecture / Filmmaker and author Cecilia Gärding talks about the book Diversity in Swedish Film Heritage (1890-1950) and her film We Are Like Oranges. In collaboration with Film i Västerbotten and Umeå studentkår. Language: Swedish.

31 January at 12:10–12:55

Medan Klockan Tickar

Culture on Campus

31 January at 18:30–19:30

Theatre: While the Clock Ticks

Other About four researchers focusing on climate. Prod: Dramaten, Riksteatern and Östgötateatern. In cooperation with Umeå Teaterförening. Tickets: biljettcentrum.com. Language: Swedish.


February 2017

1 February 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.

2 February at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar Februaryi 2017

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Thursday, fEBRUARY 2, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå University. Lars Lövgren and Erik Lövgren will hold a talk on "Johan Wilhelm Sandström – Pioneering Västerbottnian meteorologist and explorer of the Gulf Stream".

5 February at 14:00–15:00

Artist talk: Lise Autogena and Joshua Portway

Lecture Artist talk / The price they are willing to pay – the ongoing battle over uranium mining in Greenland. Artists Lise Autogena and Joshua Portway talk about their work in the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition. Language: English.

7 February at 18:30–19:15

Guided Tour in english

Other Guided Tour of the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition in english.

8 February 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.

14 February–17 February

Umeå Renewable Energy Meeting 2017

Conference Welcome to the 9th Umeå Renewable Energy Meeting 2017! The conference is dedicated to presentations and discussions about artificial photosynthesis and solar fuel production from algae.

15 February 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.

19 February at 14:00–15:00

Guided Tour with Museum Curator Brita Täljedal

Other Museum Curator Brita Täljedal talks about a personal selection of works in the ongoing Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition. Language: Swedish.

21 February at 13:00–15:00

Demonstration of Web-ISP

Course/education Umeå University has developed a web-based system for the Indvidual study plans for doctoral students (Web-ISP). We will show the system for all interested parties. You have to sign up for the event.

21 February at 18:30–20:00

Artist Talk: Ana Vaz and Filipa Ramos

Other Floating World: Becoming Through Film. During a public dialogue traversed by visions and rumours, filmmaker Ana Vaz and writer Filipa Ramos will talk about the coming film The Voyage Out, discussing the sources and ideas which founded its inception. Language: English.

22 February at 11:00–18:00

Annual book sale

Other Annual book sale starts in the museum shop.

22 February 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.

23 February at 12:10–12:50

Soul Feet

Culture on Campus Soul Feet -an Indian bharatnatyam dance show! Torsdag 23 februari Kl. 12.10-12.50 Ljusgården, Lärarhuset

28 February at 14:00–15:30

Theatre: Faslane

Other A performance that dives into murky waters at Britain's nuclear submarine base. By and with Jenna Watt. After performance a presentation of David Mabb’s installation on the same theme. In cooperation with Umeå Teaterförening. Tickets: biljettcentrum.com. Language: Swedish.

28 February at 18:30–20:00

Theatre: Faslane

Other A performance that dives into murky waters at Britain's nuclear submarine base. By and with Jenna Watt. After performance a presentation of David Mabb’s installation on the same theme. In cooperation with Umeå Teaterförening. Tickets: biljettcentrum.com. Language: Swedish.


March 2017

1 March 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.

2 March at 12:00–13:00

Arcum lunchseminarium Mars 2017

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Thursday, March 2, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå University. Gabriella Nordin, PhD in History and coordinator at Arcum, Arctic Research Centre at Umeå University, will hold a talk on “The Arctic region – home to 4 million people”.

8 March 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 March at 14:00–14:30

Lecture: Lena Andersson-Skog

Lecture The History of Swedish Nuclear Power – from clean energy to hazardous waste. A lecture by Lena Andersson-Skog, professor of economic history, Umeå University. Language: Swedish

12 March at 14:30–15:00

Lecture: Annika Egan Sjölander

Lecture Lecture / Nuclear problems, media and public opinion. A lecture by Annika Egan Sjölander, senior lecturer of media and communication science, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

15 March at 12:10–12:50

The Tarantula Waltz

Culture on Campus The Tarantula Waltz has toured almost continuously for years and has shared the stage with acts such as First Aid Kit, Damien Jurado and Iron & Wine.
 In addition, he was last year personally selected to open for The European tour of The War On Drugs.

15 March 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.

17 March at 19:00–20:00

Opening: Swedish Picture Book of the Year

Exhibition Opening: Exhibition of Swedish Picture Book of the Year. Award winner presents the winning book.

21 March at 18:30–20:20

Film: Return of the Atom (2015, 110 min).

Other Film: Return of the Atom by Mika Tannila & Jussi Eerola (2015, 110 min). Language: English. In conjunction with the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition

22 March 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.

26 March at 14:00–15:00

Lecture: Rasmus Karlsson

Lecture Can Nuclear Power Solve Climate Change? A lecture by Rasmus Karlsson, senior lecturer of political science, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

28 March at 18:30–19:15

Guided Tour in english

Other Guided Tour of the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition in english.

29 March 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.


April 2017

2 April at 14:00–15:30

Film screening

Other As Soon as Weather Will Permit by Su Rynard (2014, 15 min), and Yellowcake by Gair Dunlop (2016, 75 min). Language: English. In conjunction with the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition

4 April at 13:00–15:00

Demonstration of Web-ISP

Course/education Umeå University has developed a web-based system for the Indvidual study plans for doctoral students (Web-ISP). We will show the system for all interested parties. You have to sign up for the event.

4 April at 18:30–19:00

Lecture: Katrine Åhlström Riklund

Lecture Useful Radiation. A lecture by Katrine Åhlström Riklund, professor of diagnostic radiology, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

4 April at 19:00–19:30

Lecture: Björn Zackrisson

Lecture Controlled Radiation – a powerful tool for the treatment of disease. A lecture by Björn Zackrisson, professor of oncology, Umeå Universit. Language: Swedish.

5 April 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 April at 09:00–10:30

Reference management with EndNote Online

Course/education Basic course in the reference management system EndNote Online.

9 April at 14:00–14:45

Guided Tour with Museum Curator Sofia Johansson

Other Museum Curator Sofia Johansson talks about a personal selection of works in Perpetual Uncertainty. Language: Swedish.

19 April 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.

26 April 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.


May 2017

3 May 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 May at 14:00–15:00

Opening: Academy of Fine Arts

Exhibition Fool's Gold is the title of this year's exhibition by graduate students from the master's programme at the Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University.

9 May at 18:30–19:30

Guided Tour of the Academy of Fine Arts exhibition

Other Guided tour of Fool's Gold which is the title of this year's exhibition by graduate students from the master's programme at the Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

10 May 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.

14 May at 13:00–14:00

Guided tour of the Academy of Fine Arts exhibition

Other Guided tour of Fool's Gold which is the title of this year's exhibition by graduate students from the master's programme at the Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

14 May at 14:00–15:00

Award of scholarships: Academy of Fine Arts

Other Award of scholarships to students from the Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University.

16 May at 13:00–15:00

Demonstration of Web-ISP

Course/education Umeå University has developed a web-based system for the Indvidual study plans for doctoral students (Web-ISP). We will show the system for all interested parties. You have to sign up for the event.

16 May at 18:30–19:30

Guided Tour of the Academy of Fine Arts exhibition

Other Guided tour of Fool's Gold which is the title of this year's exhibition by graduate students from the master's programme at the Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

17 May 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 May at 16:00

Spring Graduation

Other At the Spring Graduation Ceremony, the doctoral students who have written, published and successfully defended a thesis, are honoured with a conferment ceremony.

20 May at 19:00–20:00

Opening: Jumana Emil Aboud and Roger Metto

Exhibition Two exhibitions open: Jumana Emil Aboud and Roger Metto. Both artists are participating.

24 May 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.

30 May at 18:30–19:15

Guided Tour in english

Other Guided Tour of the Perpetual Uncertainty exhibition in english.


Page Editor: Communications Office
2011-08-17

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