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Umeå University professor aims to contribute to EU’s Arctic policy

Umeå University professor aims to contribute to EU’s Arctic policy

Press releases   •   Oct 02, 2019 13:12 UTC

On 3-4 October, the EU Arctic Forum will be held with European Union foreign ministers in Umeå. One of the speakers is Professor Peter Sköld, who says that natural resources, climate and communications are high on the agenda. He hopes that the meeting will result in greater aspirations in Arctic-related issues.

Body and brain timing can be trained

Body and brain timing can be trained

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2017 09:10 UTC

Good timing is vital in many situations of daily life, but is rarely something we consider. In a new dissertation from Umeå University, Olympia Karampela shows that our ability for timing is something that can be trained and it seems to be connected with our cognitive capacity.

Designhögskolan topprankad av Red Dot för andra året i rad

Press releases   •   Oct 25, 2013 14:00 UTC

Designhögskolan har gjort det igen. För andra året i rad placeras skolan på första plats på Red Dot Institutes prestigefulla rankinglista. Rankingen baseras på skolans prestationer i designtävlingen, kategori Design Concept, under de senaste fem åren i konkurrens med skolor i Europa, Nord- och Sydamerika.

Umeå researchers working with Bonnier and Harvard on the future of digital magazines

Umeå researchers working with Bonnier and Harvard on the future of digital magazines

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2013 07:44 UTC

Scandinavian media giant Bonnier Corp. was among the first in the world to design a digital magazine specifically for the iPad. Two IT researchers at Umeå University followed the company's research and development division during the creation of the successful publishing platform Mag+. The findings were recently published by the prestigious Harvard Business School.

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