Tagged: Seattle

On a mission to save children’s lives

Dagfinn Høybråten visits Seattle, Wash., to discuss life-saving vaccines Special Release GAVI Alliance Dagfinn Høybråten, Norwegian MP and former Minister of Health is well known as the father of the then so controversial, now...

She follows the waters

Astrid Tollefsen documents the voices from the final Norwegian emigration By Christy Olsen Field Norwegian American Weekly The ocean has been central to Norwegian-American relations since day one. To many, it was merely a...

Nordic Film Fest Season 2010/2011 kicks off!

The 2010/11 Nordic Film Fest season kicks off this year in Minneapolis, then traveling across the country with even more Nordic Films, panels, and parties. This upcoming season has a lot to be excited...

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,...

THINK releases U.S. EV-ready index

On Jan. 28, pioneering electric vehicle company THINK released its first U.S. EV-Ready Cities Index. The top four cities included first-ranked Los Angeles and second-ranked San Francisco with Chicago and New York tied for...