APRIL FOOL: The University of Oslo becomes Apollon University
Apr. 1, 2019 11:42 AM
On Friday, 29 March, the University Board decided to change the University's name to Apollon University. The new name is well grounded in the UiO's history and aims to strengthen the university's international position.
Knut Willem Ruyter new academic ombud
Mar. 26, 2019 1:52 PM
Professor Knut Willem Ruyter has been appointed as academic ombud at the University of Oslo for the next three years. The ombud is independent of the organisation and will, among other things, provide guidance and advice to academic employees who find themselves in difficult research ethical situations.
Middle English Abbreviation in the Context of Literacy and Script
Apr. 23, 2019 12:15 PM
Public lecture by Dr Alpo Honkapohja, postdoctor at the University of Edinburgh.
Strategic ignorance and philanthrocapitalism
Apr. 24, 2019 8:30 AM
How does the private sector strategically use poor quality data for its own benefit? In this talk, Linsey McGoey discusses how weak evidence-based policy can paradoxically be a powerful tool in the political economy of global health.