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Design-Build-Test course - future engineers solve future problems
Design-Build-Test course - future engineers solve future problems

The engineering students from the Design-Build-Test course presented the innovative outcome of their projects

New formal methods for natural language processing
New formal methods for natural language processing

Computers represents the semantic meaning of a sentence by graphs. These graphs can be made more explicit.

 Moon Eclipse -time!
Moon Eclipse -time!

If you would like to see the moon eclipse through a telescope, come visit us at Umevatoriet Monday morning!

Lectures by Corinna Cortés, Head of Google Research
Lectures by Corinna Cortés, Head of Google Research

Corinna Cortés, Head of Google Research, will be one of the lecturers at the Winter Conference in Statistics.

Responsible AI take lead in Europe
Responsible AI take lead in Europe

"We will integrate ethical and societal concerns into the design of AI systems."

A molecular switch for stopping inflammation
A molecular switch for stopping inflammation

A component has been identified as a novel regulator that can deactivate the immune system.

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Arcum joins the European Polar Board
Published: 27 Aug, 2018

The organisation focuses on major European strategic priorities in both the Arctic and Antarctic regions.

Umeå University is first in Europe with 5G technology
Published: 24 Aug, 2018

Umeå University will be the first 5G university in Europe in an initiative to put Umeå in the forefront.

Wide variety of nationalities among students
Published: 23 Aug, 2018

Multicultural peak when new international students arrive at campus from all corners of the world.

Protein interaction helps Yersinia cause disease
Published: 23 Aug, 2018

Researchers at Umeå University, Sweden, in collaboration with an international team, have...

School of Education jointly starts Arctic teacher training
Published: 23 Aug, 2018

Umeå School of Education starts Arctic teacher training for social justice and equality in joint project.

School of Education honoured with national assignment
Published: 15 Aug, 2018

Will lead a national project of creating effective and purposeful ways into teaching and pre-school teaching.

Good news for fishermen: “Browning” impacts fish less than expected
Published: 15 Aug, 2018

Water color is getting darker in lakes across the planet. This phenomenon, known as “browning,” w...

Third in Sweden on number of applicants per place
Published: 15 Aug, 2018

Umeå University is top three in Sweden on the number of qualified first choice applicants to this...

Umevatoriet and Sliperiet gets new, joint director
Published: 02 Jul, 2018

Madelen Bodin has been named the new director of the new Science Centre at Umeå University.

Expert in chemistry education becomes honorary doctor
Published: 19 Jun, 2018

Ilka Parchmann, Professor and Vice President at Kiel University, has been appointed the 2018...

Yonas Woldemariam has defended his licentiate thesis
Published: 12 Jun, 2018

Yonas Woldemariam has defended his licentiate thesis entitled: Natural Language Processing in...

WCMM symposium: New frontiers in neuroscience and imaging
Published: 12 Jun, 2018

On June 7 the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine arranged a symposium on neuroscience and...

Restoration project nominated for EU prize
Published: 11 Jun, 2018

The restoration project ”Vindel River LIFE”, coordinated by Umeå University, is one of totally 28...

'Golden Age' ranking keeps Umeå in top 50
Published: 08 Jun, 2018

Ranked #46 in the world among universities established between 1945 and 1967.

USBE Alumni foundation scholarship 2018
Published: 04 Jun, 2018

Receiver of the 2018 USBE Alumni foundation scholarship is André Netzén Örn, student at the Maste...