Tagged: Boston

A Scandinavian bibliophile’s dream

Over 6,000 Nordic books line the walls of this popular Boston-area Scandinavian Library Molly Jones The Norwegian American What began as a dream in 1994 has become the Scandinavian Library, a meeting place for...

Keeping fit to fight cancer

Inger Thune’s work and collaborations in the US John Erik Stacy Prevention and Prognosis What does exercise have to do with avoiding cancer? Dr. Inger Thune from Norway is an expert on this subject,...

Yes he can – US Ambassador visit to NTNU

American President Barack Obama has only been in office a year but has steadfastly tackled some of the most pressing problems facing the United States, from health care reform to nuclear proliferation in Iran,...

Icelandair moves US headquarters to Boston area

Icelandair, the national carrier of Iceland, has moved its North American headquarters from Columbia, Maryland, to Quincy, Massachusetts, effective August 17, 2009. This transition helps embrace new opportunities for Icelandair in the Boston area...

Obama picks Boston business leader as envoy to Norway

On August 7, President Obama announced he is nominating Barry B. White (66), an executive board member with the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and director of the Massachusetts Alliance for International Business, as...