Upcoming 5 days

today Nov.
Time: Nov. 23, 2017 9:15 AM - Nov. 24, 2017 4:00 PM

Practical Philosophy Working Group is an umbrella group for research cooperation within four fields: Political and Legal Philosophy, Applied and Normative Ethics, History of Ethics and Political Philosophy, and Metaethics and Moral Psychology.

Open book.
Time and place: Nov. 24, 2017 10:15 AM - Nov. 25, 2017, Sophus Bugge’s house, Seminar room 1

God, the Saint and the text: Hagiographical studies as an interdisciplinary field.

Kate Cooper
Time and place: Nov. 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM, Seminar room 1, Sophus Bugge's house

Story-tellers have always known that damsels in distress make for fascinated listeners. 

25 Nov.
Open book.
Time and place: Nov. 24, 2017 10:15 AM - Nov. 25, 2017, Sophus Bugge’s house, Seminar room 1

God, the Saint and the text: Hagiographical studies as an interdisciplinary field.

27 Nov.
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2017 - Dec. 1, 2017, Blindern Campus, Harriet Holter Building, room 140

This PhD course will look more closely at different aspects of how public research contributes to innovation and the broader societal impacts of investment in scientific knowledge.

Photo of Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

ESOP seminar. Jörn-Steffen Pischke is a Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics. He will present a paper entitled "Poorly Measured Confounders are More Useful on the Left Than on the Right", co-authored by Zhuan Pei, and Hannes Schwandt.

28 Nov.
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2017 - Dec. 1, 2017, Blindern Campus, Harriet Holter Building, room 140

This PhD course will look more closely at different aspects of how public research contributes to innovation and the broader societal impacts of investment in scientific knowledge.

Further upcoming events

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus - Undervisningsrom 2

Ageliki Lefkaditou is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Lefkaditou is senior curator at The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology (NTM) and a historian of science. She is writing on the history of physical anthropology, human population genetics, race and racism from late 19th century to present with a specific interest in Greece. Her interests include the development of museum theory, methods and practices, public understanding of science and science communication. Lefkaditou is the co-curator of the upcoming exhibit FOLK at NTM.

Snowscooter in museum.
Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:30 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, room 489

We welcome Associate Professor Sanna Valkonen from the University of Lapland and curator and PhD candidate Áile Aikio from SIIDA Museum and the University of Lapland.

This event is open for all.

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM, Niels Threshows Hus 12. etasje, kantina, Niels Henrik Abels vei 36.

Welcome to the fourth seminar in Queer seminars/Skeiv seminarrekke with  Claire Poppelwell-Scevak (Pluri Courts, Faculty of Law, UiO / PhD candidate, University of Ghent): Same-sex marriage and LHBTQI rights at the European Court on Human Rights.

Please note that the seminar will be in English this time.

People looking at a heritage site.
Time and place: Nov. 30, 2017 9:30 AM - Dec. 1, 2017 4:30 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, seminar room 5 and 6

This workshop will investigate the impact of the heritagization on religious sites and practices in Japan that have recently been listed by UNESCO. With Aike P. Rots and Mark Teeuwen. Open for all.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Oslo Science Park

Learn about the art of storytelling and train on relevant presentation techniques! In this workshop you will explore how to present your work in a professional, yet non-academic way. Training will consist of verbal presentation, non-verbal training, and how to storytell (methaphors) making your presentation/story come to life and gain more interest from your audience.