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.
Modern spiritualists have adopted the internet and are organising séances via Facebook, says Norwegian academic Anne Kalvig. A couple of clicks is all it takes to contact a medium.
An innovative study tool adopted by the University of Stavanger (UiS) in 2009 as part of Norway’s first web-based programme for nursing education has proved a big hit with students.
Knowledge about how to improve crisis prevention and management has been shared by professor Odd Einar Olsen from the University of Stavanger (UiS) with the Lebanese government.
Norway has applied to host the International Space University summer school, Space Studies Programme, in 2016. Plans include a space camp in Stavanger with students from around the world.
Yingfang Zhou (27) defended his doctoral thesis at UiS on 10 December. He has researched the use of microscope pictures to determine the flow of various fluids in an oil reservoir.
Where only the polar bear can hear you scream. Where the ground never thaws. Where even the hardiest of Inuits haven’t dared set feet. Irene Buan (23) spent three summer weeks on inhospitable Devon Island.
A new PhD study provides improved tools for decision-making during well construction in the oil industry.