Tagged: University of Washington

So, why are you studying Norwegian?

Students of Norwegian at the University of Washington in Seattle, Wash. respond to the most commonly asked question Denise Leland, Seattle, Wash. Not a day goes by without laughter emanating from the Norwegian 202...

Diplomacy in Blackberry Age

Obama’s appointee visits Seattle, Wash. Professor Christine Ingebritsen Dept. of Scandinavian Studies University of Washington On Jan. 6, 2011, the Honorable Barry White, U.S. Ambassador to Norway, visited the University of Washington campus in...

Panel discussion on Norwegian architecture in Washington D.C.

On September 16, the Royal Norwegian Embassy will be co-hosting a panel discussion on Norwegian architecture with the Catholic University of America, in Washington D.C. Featuring three acclaimed architects, Peter MacKeith, Craig Dykers and Einar Jarmund,...

Ballard celebrates its 120th year of Syttende Mai

This year’s 120th Ballard celebration of the 17th of May, commonly known as “Syttende Mai,” Norway’s Constitution Day, will be a mix of Norwegian and American Culture. By Allison Espiritu – Ballardnewstribune.com The community, which...