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Book cover, relief
Time and place: May 29, 2019 9:15 AM11:00 AM, Scene HumSam, 1 etg. i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

Why did the twelfth-century canons at the Lateran church in Rome claim the presence of the Ark of the Covenant inside their high altar? Eivor Oftestad's new book argues that the claim responded to new challenges in the aftermath of the First Crusade in 1099. Welcome to book launch! 

Time and place: May 22, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Ullevål Hospital, Building 6B University Library, 8th floor

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! Special guest this Wednesday is Assistant Director and Head of Science Library Live Rasmussen.

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Time and place: May 8, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Ullevål Hospital, Building 6B University Library, 8th floor

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! Special guest this Wednesday is Vice-Rector Per Morten Sandset.

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Ole Johan Dahls hus, room 5462

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! Special guest this Wednesday is Alvaro Köhn Luque, researcher at the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences.

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Lecture by Professor Stephanie C. Werner from Section for Earth Evolution and Dynamics, UiO.

Writing tent
Time and place: Apr. 24, 2019 12:00 PM4:00 PM, Medical library, Rikshospitalet

Writing consultants from the Academic writing centre are ready to guide you in your writing process.

Time and place: Apr. 10, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Niels Henrik Abels hus, Abels utsikt, room 1259

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! Short inspirational talk on source evaluation.

Time and place: Apr. 5, 2019 1:15 PM2:15 PM, Scene HumSam, 1 etg. i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

Illinois State University Professor of History Andrew Hartman is currently at work on his third book, "Karl Marx in America". According to Hartman, to read and think about Karl Marx is to grapple with the modern world that capitalism has made. 

Time and place: Mar. 27, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Niels Henrik Abels hus, Abels utsikt, room 1259

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! The topic of today's inspirational talk will be poster design.

Illustrasjonsbilde soloppgang
Time and place: Mar. 21, 2019 4:15 PM5:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Speaker: Professor Avi Loeb, Chair of the Astronomy Department, Director of the Institute for Theory and Computation, Founding Director of the Black Hole Initiative, Harvard University. 

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2019 4:15 PM8:00 PM, Informatikkbiblioteket, Ole-Johan Dahls hus

Welcome to an evening with full focus on writing in the Informatics library. Bring your pens and laptops and write in groups or individually, get help from mentors from the Academic writing centre, hear lectures and get inspired to write!

Cover image in many colours, showing a scene from a city environment
Time and place: Mar. 15, 2019 1:15 PM2:15 PM, Scene HumSam, 1 etg. i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

Six years before the Egyptian revolution of January 2011, many young Egyptians had resorted to blogging as a means of self-expression and literary creativity. This resulted in the emergence of a new literary genre: the autofictional blog. Welcome to the launch of Teresa Pepe's new book: Blogging from Egypt.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Ole Johan Dahls hus, room 5462

Meet colleagues from the life sciences and get some writing done at the Life Science Writing Club! Special guest this Wednesday is Åsmund Eikenes.

Illustration snow and skies
Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 1:00 PM3:30 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Seminar series Outside the BOCCS. (CCS=CO2 capture and storage.)

A pram
Time and place: Mar. 12, 2019 2:15 PM3:15 PM, Scene HumSam, 1 etg. i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. We apologize for the inconvenience. New date and place: Monday March 18 at Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts hus. More info soon!

Page showing a music sheet
Time and place: Mar. 4, 2019 1:15 PM2:30 PM, Scene HumSam, 1 etg. i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

This is the event for everyone interested in medieval music and music history! The new book Polyphony in Paris, focuses on the history of medieval music in thirteenth-century Paris, the ways in which music was created and the contexts in which it was performed.

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 8:30 AM10:00 AM, HumSam Biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups Hus

In this edition of the PhD (and Postdoc :) ) Breakfast Club, we are discussing how to write a grant proposal. Free Breakfast included so sign up below. Start your day well!

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2019 12:15 PM1:45 PM, Scene HumSam, ground floor GSH

The Sahel region, the narrow stripe of land along the southern border of the Saharan Desert constitutes a geopolitical corridor. Since years, it confronts its regional actors and the international community with a vast set of severe challenges including extreme poverty and lack of development, weak state structures, human and arms trafficking and terrorist insurgencies. 

The two authors
Time and place: Jan. 24, 2019 2:15 PM3:00 PM, 1.etasje i HumSam-biblioteket i Georg Sverdrups hus

Book launch: In the new book The Steppe Tradition in International Relations. Russians, Turks and European State Building 4000 BCE–2017 CE, Einar Wigen and Iver B. Neumann give a full treatment of the steppe tradition’s role in early European state formation.

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Lecture by professor Fernando Corfu from UiO: Department of Geosciences.

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2019 7:30 AM10:00 AM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Welcome to UiO - Student Beat. Wake up - Dance - Glitter & Play

Turkish President Erdogan talking in front of the turkish flag
Time and place: Dec. 12, 2018 12:00 PM2:00 PM, Scene HumSam - Level 1 in HumSam-biblioteket in GSH

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… to discuss foreign affairs! And what better topic to tackle than Turkey. As you explore the complexities of Turkey, SIFA will provide free coffee and lunch! Welcome!

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2018 2:15 PM3:45 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Professor Barend Mons from GO FAIR will share how his experiences as a researcher influence his engagements with GO FAIR and European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) work. 

Time and place: Nov. 28, 2018 4:15 PM5:45 PM, Auditorium 1, Georg Sverdrups hus

"It’s one of the greatest, most audacious, most original documentaries ever made" writes Richard Brody in The New Yorker.  Chronicle of a Summer is a documentary about the everyday lives of ordinary Parisians, done in the style of cinéma vérité, filmed in 1961.

A child and an old man
Time and place: Nov. 14, 2018 4:00 PM5:30 PM, Auditorium 1, Georg Sverdrups hus

How are things interrelated? “What pattern connects the crab to the lobster,” muses anthropologist, philosopher, and systems theorist Gregory Bateson in this award-winning film, the making of filmmaker Nora Bateson’s tribute to her late father.