Tagged: University of Tromsø

Most students stay in Northern Norway

Two out of three students at the University of Tromsø stay in Northern Norway after graduation, a poll shows. – It is both surprising and joyous that so many find work in the northern...

Tromsø in gigapixels

World’s largest multi-touch screen at the University of Tromsø shows the northern city in incredible detail A giga pixel image contains a billion pixels (1000 times larger than a megapixel), which most people are...

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,...

Foresight to the fore

Foresight activities are becoming increasingly common in Norwegian research and innovation efforts in particular, as indicated by a report recently commissioned by the Research Council. Foresight is a general term for all methods that...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs supports cod project

Norway’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs supports Norwegian-Russian cooperation project at Bodø University College On Aug. 25 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided to allocate NOK 1.6 million spread over three years to a project...

Germany and Norway conclude agreement on High North research

As part of the Government’s High North efforts, an agreement was signed today between the University of Stavanger and the Clausthal University of Technology in Germany. Under the agreement, professorships will be established to...

Oil company invests in Tromsø University

  Support for Geological Research in the north Det norske has made a commitment to support the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Tromsø by funding a grant of NOK 8.7 million,  for...