Tagged: Oslo

New scholarship from Sons of Norway

The Warne-Eng prize helps students attend Oslo’s International Summer School Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. Attending the 1959 International Summer School (ISS) in Oslo, Norway, changed a young man’s life. Doug Warne of Seattle,...

IMSI equipment off

Who is behind the false base stations, now switched off, in the Norwegian capital is still unknown Susanne Tunge Østhus The Foreigner New measurements taken in connection with the suspected espionage showed that the...

Oslo club makes hot list

The Villa chosen for The Guardian’s European top-25 list of nightclubs Lyndsey Smith The Foreigner The Villa in downtown Oslo’s Møllergata was praised for having a variety of DJs performing, booked by the club’s...

Third-generation Rotary president

NAW’s own correspondent, Rasmus Falck, takes the reins of a venerable Oslo institution Special to the Weekly Oslo, Norway Oslo Rotary Club has elected Norwegian American Weekly’s correspondent Rasmus Falck as their next president....

Possible spying under investigation

False mobile base stations have been discovered in Oslo Michael Sandelson The Foreigner “We’re taking this very seriously and doing our own analyses,” National Security Authority (NSM) communications director Mona Strøm Arnøy told The...

Top European politicians to Oslo democracy conference

Norway will co-host meeting of the 47 Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) states Martyna Kwaśniewska The Foreigner Together with neighbouring and observer countries, 59 speakers will be taking part in the Oslo Summit...

New from Norway

New Norwegian technology allows for quick and easy at-home radon tests John Erik Stacy Seattle, Wash. Norwegians are well aware of insidious health danger of naturally occurring radon gas. Radon can seep from the...

Art for change

Art exhibit in Oslo displays how second-wave feminist ideas changed Norway’s contemporary art Denise Leland Seattle, Wash. Art Hall Oslo is currently host to an exhibition entitled, “Hold stenhårdt fast på greia di.” The...

No win for Kon-Tiki

Norwegian film and Best Foreign Language Film nominee “Kon-Tiki” leaves the Oscars empty handed Denise Leland Seattle, Wash. On Sunday, Feb. 24, the 85th Academy Awards were presented in Los Angeles, where the film...

Norway’s hottest couple? The Østmarka wolves!

By Kelsey Larson Managing Editor Recently, the Norwegian American Weekly has been keeping up with the Østmarka wolves on the Norwegian news page (page 2), but it is time to bring this story to...