Calendar of Events

November 2017

1 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

2 November at 10:00–11:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours.

3 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! This Friday: Open workshop in the Flexhall space (19:00) for those wanting to end the working week with creativity.

7 November at 13:00–15:00

How to apply for calls from MMW or MAW? Routines and tips for application

Seminar Information and advice on how to write proposals to MMW, The Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation (e.g. law, social sciences) and MAW, The Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation (e.g. humanities, learning).

8 November at 12:30–13:30

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours at Infocenter, room 9.

8 November at 13:00–14:30

Reference management with EndNote Online

Course/education Basic introduction to the reference management system EndNote Online.

8 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

9 November at 12:00–14:00

Celebrate 30 years of the Erasmus programme

Other This year, the Erasmus programme is celebrating its 30th anniversary. To mark this occasion, a celebration will be arranged for students and staff. In addition, alumni events will be organised around the world. If you have been on exchange, are here on exchange or simply curious about what opportunities are available - come and celebrate!

9 November 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.

10 November at 10:00–11:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours.

10 November at 12:00–13:00

Umeå Arctic Seminar November 2017

Seminar Arcum invites to a seminar on Friday, November 10, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå. Jenny Ask, researcher at the Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Umeå University, will hold a talk on "Changing ice-cover regimes in a warmer climate: Effects on northern aquatic ecosystems".

10 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! This Friday: Art quiz (19:00) for anyone wanting to take part and have a go.

13 November at 12:30–14:30

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours.

14 November at 10:00–12:00

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours.

15 November at 12:30–13:30

Drop-in for questions about exchange studies

Other Questions about exchange studies abroad? We have answers! In connection with the announcement of the university-wide exchange places outside Europe, you can meet with the International Office during specified drop-in hours.

15 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

16 November at 17:00–19:00

After work for international researchers and staff members

Other International researchers and staff members are welcome to an after work in Umeå city centre.

17 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday and opening!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! This evening will see the opening of two new exhibitions, Dada is Dada and Do Ho Suh / Passages (19:00)

19 November at 14:00–15:00

A lecture about dada

Lecture When Mona Lisa got a mustasche and a goatee. Art Historian Ivar Tornéus discusses Dadaism and the break from classical and bourgeois art. Language: Swedish

22 November at 10:15–12:00

Developments in mediatization research

Seminar Theories and studies of ‘mediatization’ has become central in media and communiation research but also meet criticism. Knut Lundby will give an overview of contemporary mediatization research, emphasizing digitalization and theory development. Knut Lundby is Professor at the Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo.

22 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

24 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! Welcome to the Art Friday, a perfect way to round off the working week. The Umeå European Film Festival will guest this Friday evening (18:00) with talks and film screenings.

25 November at 14:00–17:00

Film at Bildmuseet

Other Umeå European Film Festival guests Bildmuseet. The films can be found in the festival programme.

26 November at 14:00–17:00

Film at Bildmuseet

Other Umeå European Film Festival guests Bildmuseet. Read more in the festival programme.

29 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

30 November at 12:10–12:50

Sibelius Inspiration

Culture on Campus Jean Sibelius is Finland's most internationally renowned composer and was of major importance for the country's national revival.


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