Tagged: Moss

American College in Moss

Teaching in Norway, despite myself

Dispatches from an American teacher’s Norwegian classroom John F. L. Ross Oslo, Norway I teach in Norway, though I’m neither Norwegian nor partnered to one, and any blood ties are distant. Southern born and...

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Norwegians asked to name a species

Steinar Brandslet NTNU Gemini The moss world will never be the same. The moss Norwegian researchers thought they knew has played a trick on them. In return, researchers are calling on the Norwegian public...

Shared history and common values

The Norwegian Lady and the tale of two sister cities separated by the Atlantic Ocean Lori Ann Reinhall Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association The year was 1891 and Norwegian sea captain Jordan Jørgensen, like so...

Helly Hansen opens its first flagship store in Oslo

Norwegian clothing company Helly Hansen (HH) opened a brand new concept store on Karl Johans gate in Oslo on Oct. 16. The totally renovated store gives customers a unique interactive experience with a variety...

Norway wants more women in executive positions

A world-renowned program called “Female Future” has been running for six years and is now showing amazingly good results By Steinar Opstad Norwegian American Weekly One of the instructors in the program is Mrs....

Visa trouble foils Norway-North Korea friendly

Next week’s planned friendly match between Norway and North Korea’s women’s football teams has been canceled after Norwegian immigration officials refused to give the visitors entry visas. “They (the North Korean team) did not...