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  • World-leading archaeologist to speak about Bronze Age Minoan civilisation

    [24 May 2017] The Minoan civilisation on the island of Crete during the Bronze Age is the theme for the Felix Neubergh Lecture in Archaeology at the University of Gothenburg. On May 30, Professor Nanno Marinatos will hold the lecture "The Solar Goddess of Minoan Crete".

  • Global Health Doctoral Student this year's representative in Global Swede

    [18 May 2017] Meet Laith Hussain-Alkhateeb, a doctoral student in global public health, who represented the University of Gothenburg at this year's awards ceremony for Global Swede in Stockholm on May 10.

  • International Conference about Creating a Well-Functioning Society

    [15 May 2017] Recent studies have shown that it takes more than just positive democratic development to make people satisfied. Living in a safe environment, receiving a quality education and adequate healthcare, as well as having access to functioning social institutions that are free of corruption are also considered important factors. An international conference will take place on May 10 at the University of Gothenburg, bringing together leading researchers and decision makers in order to discuss global challenges that our society faces.

  • International Science Festival in Gothenburg

    [10 May 2017] This year's theme for the International Science Festival May 10-14, is TRUST. Without trust, everything falls apart. Welcome to hundreds of activities and about 70,000 visits - one of Europe's leading popular science events.

  • Mattias Goksör is the University Board's candidate as Pro-Vice-Chancellor

    [5 May 2017] The University Board decided at its meeting today, April 25, to present only one candidate as new Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University of Gothenburg, and that is Mattias Goksör, Head of Department at the Department for Physics. He will be presented to the consultative assembly on May 19.

  • New book about safety of journalists in focus at World Press Freedom Day

    [3 May 2017] Journalists are threatened and killed around the world when exercising their right to freedom of expression. At the celebration of the World Press Freedom Day the book The Assault on Journalism. Building knowledge to protect freedom of expression will be launched. The book is one of the first global research work on safety of journalists.

  • Walpurgis celebrations in Gothenburg 2017

    [28 Apr 2017] Celebrate the arrival of spring on Sunday, April 30, 2017.

  • Many participated in the March for Science

    [27 Apr 2017] About 600 people assembled at Gustav Adolf's Square on April 22 to attend the March for Science, an international celebration to highlight the importance of science and research. - We have to fight for the status of science continuously; this march is only the beginning, said Pam Fredman, Vice-Chancellor at the University of Gothenburg, who spoke at Götaplatsen, with among others Chalmers's President Stefan Bengtsson.

  • New York Alumni: Welcome to Valborg Celebration

    [20 Apr 2017] Uppsala University U.S. Alumni Chapter invites alumni from other universities in Sweden to celebrate a real Valborg gasque in New York Fri April 28 6.00 pm.

  • Work at the University of Gothenburg

    [19 Apr 2017] Teacher, professor, PhD student, technician or administrator? You are welcome to apply for all our vacant positions online at the university¿s job portal.

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