Calendar of Events

February 2018

2 February at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday with guest DJ:s Duschpalatset

Other Art Friday at Bildmuseet with art, bar, and free admission. Guest DJ:s Duschpalatset. This Friday you are also welcome to drop-in to the open creative workshop.

4 February at 14:00–15:00

Ones own place

Lecture One’s own place. A lecture by Ana Betancour, Architect and Rector of the Umeå School of Architecture at Umeå University, in conjunction to Do Ho Suh’s exhibition Passages.

6 February at 12:10–12:50

Filmvisning: Stoerre Vaerie, Amanda Kernell

Other Umeå University draws attention to the Sami national day: Amanda Kernell´s film Stoerre Vaerie Stoerre Vaerie/Norra Storfjället is a short film that is the basis for Sameblod. English subtitles. Introduction by Michael Lindblad and Lena Maria Nilsson.

7 February at 09:00–15:00

Welcome day - for new employees

Course/education All new international researchers, faculty and staff members at Umeå University are welcome to attend an introduction day. Welcome Day will be held 7 February 2018. Last day to register is 26 January.

7 February 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 February at 12:00–13:00

Umeå Arctic Seminar February 2018

Seminar Arcum invites to a seminar on Friday, February 9, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå. Anna Zachrisson, researcher at the Department of Political Sciences, Umeå University, will hold a talk on "Pathways to Sustainability in Mining: Coping with Conflicts".

9 February–20 February

PARASITE

Exhibition A group exhibition by students in the first year of the Master Programme.

9 February at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday and Theater / MaMa Dada!

Other Friday at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission. This Friday also a theatre about the female dadaists in the Dada is Dada exhibition (5th floor at 19:00), but to see that you will need a ticket.

11 February at 14:00–15:00

Guest Tour / Dada – to make a difference

Other Art Historian Ann-Catrine Eriksson and theatre historian Christina Sven at Umeå University gives a talk in conjunction to the Dada is Dada exhibition.

13 February at 09:00–17:00

Hälsa på campus

Other As a part of our endeavour to promote health and wellness at Umeå University, the Umeå School of Sports Sciences offers the event Health on Campus twice per year. On Tuesday 13 February, Universum will be packed with healthy activities aimed at students and members of staff at Umeå University. And naturally, everything is free of charge.

13 February at 12:00–13:00

For the love of new ideas - lunch pitch at KBC

Other 1st Pitcher Sara Wilson - 2nd Pitcher Charlotte Häger

13 February at 18:00–22:00

Public opening at Umevatoriet - Tuesdays 6-10 PM

Other Would you like to embark on a virtual tour of the cosmos, look at the night sky through a telescope and learn more about the universe? Everybody is welcome to visit Umevatoriet - Umeå’s planetarium and science center - every Tuesday evening.

14 February at 10:20–12:00

Öppen Föreläsning Konungens Miljöprofessur - Climate Impacts on Northern Lakes

Lecture Open Lecture - Konungens miljöprofessur - under participation of H.M. Konung Carl XVI Gustaf

14 February 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.

15 February at 09:00–17:00

Arcum Match Making Day

Other ARCUM cordially invites you to meet and to communicate your ongoing or future research with an Arctic/Northern approach with colleagues from all faculties. All participants will give a 5-10 minutes’ presentation on his/her research followed by questions.

16 February at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday with Walk and Talk

Other Art Friday at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission. This Friday also a "Walk and Talk" through the exhibitions at 19:00, if you like to discuss the art works with others. Exhibitions, museum shop and restaurant are open until 21:00.

18 February at 14:00–15:00

Violence on Indigenous Country

Lecture Kristina Sehlin MacNeil gives a talk on violence against people, animals and nature in connection to extraction of natural resources. In conjunction to the exhibition The Sovereign Forest.

20 February at 18:00–22:00

Public opening at Umevatoriet - Tuesdays 6-10 PM

Other Would you like to embark on a virtual tour of the cosmos, look at the night sky through a telescope and learn more about the universe? Everybody is welcome to visit Umevatoriet - Umeå’s planetarium and science center - every Tuesday evening.

21 February at 08:30–16:00

Life Science-stafetten 2018

Conference Conference on Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistence (only in Swedish!)

21 February 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.

22 February at 12:10–12:50

Spöket i Köket

Culture on Campus Thursday 22 February 12.10-12.50 p.m. The Atrium, Teacher´s Education Building

23 February at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday with Art Quiz

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

25 February at 14:00–15:00

First World War - 20th Century Disaster

Lecture Historian Jacob Stridsman, Umeå University, gives a lecture in Bildmuseet's Dada exhibition. Dada began in 1916 as a reaction to the on-going First World War.

27 February–2 March

Japanese Week

Other Sweden and Japan celebrate 150 years of diplomatic relations. To mark this occasion, a Japanese Week with activities are organised on campus. All activities are free of charge.

28 February at 09:30–15:00

28 February at 12:00–12:30

Halm

Culture on Campus Wednesday 28 February 12.00–12.30 p.m. Lindellhallen

28 February 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.

28 February at 16:00–19:00

Japanese Food Workshop (The event is fully booked)

Workshop Sweden and Japan celebrate 150 years of diplomatic relations. To mark this occasion, a Japanese week is arranged with activities for students and staff. During the food work shop you will cook sushi under guidance by Puspita H. Soebijantoro who has held workshops for Eat Umeå.

28 February at 18:30–21:30

Alumni after work London

Other Come meet and network with other Umeå University alumni in London. Join us for an after work.


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