Tagged: Students

ISS finishes strong at research competition

International School of Stavanger students win more prizes than any other Norwegian school Special Release International School of Stavanger Five students represented ISS at the select Young Norwegian Researchers competition in Oslo this April...

Community-supported education

A short list of scholarships offered in the Norwegian-American community Grieg Lodge in Portland, Ore. Grieg Lodge Scholarship Fund will award up to 15 scholarships of $2,000 each this year. These may be used...

Pizza and the meaning of life

David Moe Sun City, Calif. “Pizza and the meaning of life” is an outreach program at San Jacinto Community College in Menifee, California, sponsored by Faith Lutheran Church of Sun City, a program my...

Steady increase in number of students

Preliminary figures indicate that 6 100 more students were registered at Norwegian universities and colleges in 2010 compared with the previous year. The number of male students has increased the most, but female students are...

Norwegian Student Blog won European Competition

The BI blog ‘Komma’ has won the best ‘Group Blog 2010’ Award. The prize was awarded at the Social Media Awards 2010 event, which recognises the best European PR student and research blogs. The...

BI puts Innovation in practice

As an integrated part of its master programme, BI Norwegian School of Management is now entering into its first work placement agreement in Norway. Oslo Innovation Center AS and BI Norwegian School of Management...

Student IDs to be checked

The student cafes at the University of Oslo will during January set up an electronic card system that ensures that student discounts will not be given without a valid student ID. “We work for...

WindFlip: Fresh spin on wind turbine installation

A group of students at NTNU (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) in Trondheim, has come up with an innovative concept for lowering the cost of transporting and installing offshore wind turbines. WindFlip is...

Norway Campuses Reject Coca-Cola

Contract Not Renewed, Ethical Concerns Raised in Decision In another major victory for the international campaign against Coca-Cola, colleges and universities in Norway have decided not to renew the exclusive contract with Coca-Cola. Students...