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Olympiad in Engineering Science – OES 2023

Tue. 23.05 10:00

sat. 27.05 16:00

Aldemar Olympian Village, Greece

Official opening of Cognitive lab

Tue. 30.05.2023


Studentenes hus og Ellen Axel Lunds hus

Exam concert jazz

Tue. 30.05.2023


Spor 5, Stavanger

Workshop on quality improvement

Wed. 31.05.2023


Universitetet i Stavanger

Choreography Showing 2nd year BA dance

Wed. 31.05 10:00

thu. 01.06 21:00

Campus Bjergsted
Black Box

Get to know the students at ECIU University!

Wed. 31.05.2023


Dataverkstedet, Kjølv Egelands hus
KE A-259

Book launch: Populism and Science in Europe

Wed. 31.05.2023


University of Stavanger Library, Kjølv Egeland House

Exam concert jazz

Wed. 31.05.2023


Spor 5, Stavanger

Conference: Gender Studies Now 2023

Thu. 01.06 08:15

fri. 02.06 15:45

The University of Stavanger

12th edition of the Field Days - Experiments outside the laboratory

Mon. 05.06 09:00

tue. 06.06 15:30

UiS, Elise Ottesen-Jensens Hus

How to plan your PhD

Thu. 08.06.2023



Health data in the cloud, secure data handling

Fri. 09.06.2023


Kjølv Egelands hus

European Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Conference – EICC 2023

Wed. 14.06 09:00

thu. 15.06 16:00

Kjølv Egelands hus

Ornithological Citizen Science and Environmental Citizenship Conference

Fri. 30.06.2023


Norway House, Brussel, Belgia

Information meeting - Outbound exchange spring 2024

Tue. 22.08.2023


Digital meeting
The link will be published on Canvas #UiSutveksling

Drop-in for students applying for outbound exchange spring 2024

Tue. 29.08.2023


Kitty Kiellands Hus
S-300b Den store steinen

Application deadline - Exchange spring 2024

Fri. 01.09.2023


Søknadsweb (Application portal)

Information meeting for students who have applied for outbound exchange spring 2024

Tue. 05.09.2023


Digital meeting
The link will be published on Canvas #UiSutveksling

LaTeX 1: Introduction to LaTeX

Mon. 11.09.2023


University library, The Data Lab
KE A-259

Webinar: Introduction to EndNote

Tue. 12.09.2023


Language: English

LaTeX 2: LaTeX Advanced

Fri. 15.09.2023


University library, The Data Lab
KE A-259

LaTeX 2: LaTeX Advanced

Fri. 15.09.2023


University library, The Data Lab
KE A-259

Learning Environment Committee meeting 27.09.2023

Wed. 27.09.2023


Arne Rettedals hus, Campus Ullandhaug
AR T-401 (Styrerom)

Introduction to EndNote

Wed. 18.10.2023


University library, the library course room
KE A-253

Learning Environment Committee meeting 15.11.2023

Wed. 15.11.2023


Arne Rettedals hus, Campus Ullandhaug
AR T-401 (Styrerom)

NIKT 2023

Mon. 27.11 09:00

thu. 30.11 16:00

University of Stavanger

Caring science the heart of multi-professional care

Wed. 24.04 08:00

thu. 25.04 22:00

The Faculty of Health Sciences at The University of Stavanger

Resilient Health Care Society Summer Meeting

Sun. 09.06 15:00

wed. 12.06 21:00

Sola Beach Hotel

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