Tagged: Norwegian

Pickled herring for all!

Three variations on a classic that are sure to please Are you a pickled herring lover? Dress up this delicious classic and enjoy a twist on an old favorite. Or maybe you have a...

Lifelong language learning

Ed Egerdahl teaches Norwegian language classes with fun and relevance at the Scandinavian Language Institute in Seattle, Wash. By Christy Olsen Field Ed Egerdahl is the founder of the Scandinavian Language Institute, a non-profit...

A whole new way to connect

Dr. Melissa Gjellstad shares her thoughts about UND’s online Norwegian course By Dr. Melissa Gjellstad The University of North Dakota launched the inaugural semester of an online first year Norwegian course in January 2011....

Norway is worth every penny

Students at University of Minnesota share their study abroad experiences from Norway By Sada Reed University of Minnesota senior Megan Trench spent a semester at the University of Oslo through a HECUA Scandinavian Urban...

On teaching a less common language

By Valerie Borey It is Spring 2011. Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is visiting the third graders at a Spanish Dual Immersion School. He reads a picture book on hopes and dreams for the future,...

Donkeyboy releases new single

After a two-year hiatus, popular Norwegian band Donkeyboy releases “City Boy.” It has been a while since we’ve heard anything from the Drammen-based band Donkeyboy, which in 2009 debuted with the album Caught In...

Bringing order to air traffic chaos

Averting chaos in Europe’s skies will require replacing systems that are up to 50 years old. Norwegian research is behind new air traffic communication technology developed to meet the challenges ahead. “Current communication systems...

Norwegian flew 150,000 more passengers in December

Norwegian continues to experience a considerable passenger growth in December. Close to one million passengers flew with the airline in December, an 18 percent increase compared to the same month the previous year. The...

Norway’s PM attending High-Level Event on REDD

At a meeting in New York on September 23, heads of state and government from all over the world underlined the need for an agreement to reduce deforestation in developing countries. “Norway has been...