Are you interested in learning about the effects of Nordic gender equality politics? Or about the development of human rights? The UiS now offers new courses that cover these topics.
The obese are advised to do physical exercise. But this can increase their physiological stress responses, and thereby make it more difficult to slim, according to a new Norwegian study.
«The drama programme at the University of Stavanger (UiS) encourages you to step out of your comfort zone. It also teaches you how to communicate with people from other cultures», says American exchange student Kelly Hughes (22).
Executives who experience conflicting demands between central roles often put up with such cross-pressures for many years, according to a new study by researchers at the UiS.
Oil and energy minister Tord Lien officially opened the National IOR Centre of Norway on 26 March. He hailed Stavanger as «the perfect location» for such a centre.
The Norwegian School of Hotel Management has earned initial membership into the Hotel Schools of Distinction.
As of 1 January 2013, the Centre for Behavioural Research (SAF) and Lillegården Resource Centre merged to form Norwegian Centre for Learning environment and Behavioural Research in Education.
A novel container-based accommodation solution has been taken into use on the University of Stavanger (UiS) campus at Ullandhaug to provide a residence for students.
Interval training did not play a major part in the exercise regime of champion Norwegian runner Grete Waitz, according to Leif Inge Tjelta at the University of Stavanger (UiS).
A newspaper series about three people pursuing a keep-fit programme prompted many readers to start exercising themselves, researchers at the University of Stavanger (UiS) have found.