November 22 at 2:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Digital Humanities methods for the literary scholar and visual culture computation
Lecture with Peter Leonard, Director of Yale University Library Digital Humanities Lab.
November 23 at 2:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Building a Digital Humanities Lab institutionally within a large library system
Seminar with Peter Leonard, Director of Yale University Library Digital Humanities Lab.
November 27 at 5:15 PM – 7:00 PM
Public conversation on the outcomes of the climate negotiations
Two years since the Paris Agreement, what is the state of climate negotiations globally?
Since 2015, Uppsala University has been sending student and researcher delegations to attend yearly climate meetings. The last delegation that attended the UNFCCC session in Bonn is back in Uppsala and will attempt to frame the global negotiations into a more useful local picture.
November 29 at 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Open access – true or false?
Publishing works and research data open access in order to share results and cooperate with colleagues throughout the world is becoming the new norm in scholarly publishing.
November 29 at 4:00 PM – 4:15 PM
En kvart över med Andreas Korn: The Galaxy in 3D with Gaia Sky
Welcome to a lecture in Uppsala University Library's series "En kvart över". Listen to Andreas Korn, senior lecturer at the Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, when he demonstrates Gaia Sky at Ångström Visualisation Lab.
November 29 at 5:15 PM – 9:00 PM
Afghanistan's Long Road to Recovery: The Swedish Ambassador's Perspective
On November 29th, the Swedish Ambassador to Afghanistan, Tobias Thyberg, will be coming to Uppsala for an alumni talk, and we warmly welcome you to attend.
December 4 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Speaker event in New York - Solving Global Health Problems
How do we solve the problems of health and nutrition globally?
An interactive discussion with Chief of Health at Unicef, Dr. Stefan Swartling Peterson, about the difficulties of solving health care and nutritional challenges in the modern era. The event will take place at Mexico Lindo (459 2nd Ave, New York), with cocktails and hors d'oevres.
December 5 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
”Making Sense of the Vietnam War”
December 11 at 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Science and SciLifeLab Scientific Syposium: Finding your way in Science. Featuring Nobel Prize Laureate Edvard Moser
Come hear Nobel Laureate in Physiology/Medicine Edvard Moser discuss his groundbreaking discoveries about the human "GPS" system – "The brain’s positioning system: How do we know where we are?" – followed by presentations from this year's winners of the Science & SciLifePab Prize for Young Scientists.
December 12 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Philosophy Tea - Ibn Khaldun
Professor Peter Wallensteen and Lecturer Daniel Ogden will continue their popular Philosophy Tea talks. The individuals they highlight have contributed to global thinking in different ways: through high-level diplomacy, utopian writings and historical studies.