«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.
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.