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​Three new honorary doctors at Jönköping University

​Three new honorary doctors at Jönköping University

Press releases   •   May 07, 2019 10:22 UTC

On the 7th of May, the decision was made by the President to award three new Honorary Doctorates at Jönköping University. The three honorary doctors are Professor Emerita Dale Clark Farran, Professor Emerita Gwen Sherwood and Professor Andrés Rodríguez-Pose. The awarding will take place at the Academic Ceremony on the 12th of October.

Teenagers prefer drinking at home

Teenagers prefer drinking at home

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2018 07:57 UTC

Teenagers prefer home parties to drinking in outdoor places. In a new PhD thesis, Birgitta Ander explores the arenas of adolescent drunkenness. – Drinking in a home arena allows the teenagers to have increased control, over their own drunkenness and with whom they drink, says Birgitta Ander.

To create a home in a new country

To create a home in a new country

Press releases   •   Feb 06, 2017 09:00 UTC

​Children and adolescents who come unaccompanied to Sweden from another country are often placed in residential care. In a new PhD thesis from the School of Health and Welfare, Jönköping University, Åsa Söderqvist has interviewed young adults about their experience when it is time to move away from care and start an independent life.