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Why immigrants’ children often succeed

Why immigrants’ children often succeed

Nov 22, 2019 07:19 UTC
Parents who have migrated tell their children ‘We sacrificed a lot to get here, now you...

AR glasses improve exercise for older people

AR glasses improve exercise for older people

Nov 15, 2019 12:32 UTC
​Researchers at the University of Gävle evelopes technology which helps older people an...

What can populism mean for democracy?

What can populism mean for democracy?

Nov 14, 2019 09:00 UTC
“There is always a seed of populism in all forms of democracy,” says Ann-Cathrine Junga...

University of Gävle’s workshops are now open to alumni

University of Gävle’s workshops are now open to alumni

Nov 14, 2019 08:00 UTC
The University, selected five alumni from the programmes in Industrial design and Build...

The world’s first sauna lab is being built in Luleå

The world’s first sauna lab is being built in Luleå

Nov 13, 2019 10:33 UTC
The health effects of a sauna were never really debated, but soon, a real scientific sa...

Do math teachers graduate without professional knowledge in how to teach?

Do math teachers graduate without professional knowledge in how to teach?

Oct 24, 2019 16:54 UTC
According to Yukiko Asami-Johansson, earlier research shows that Swedish students study...

Do you think that you do not sit down much at work? Modern technology will tell you the truth

Do you think that you do not sit down much at work? Modern technology will tell you the truth

Oct 08, 2019 09:38 UTC
​“Earlier studies on how much time we spend sitting down at work were based on self-ass...

University of Gävle researcher among most cited in the world on sustainable cities

University of Gävle researcher among most cited in the world on sustainable cities

Oct 02, 2019 07:00 UTC
“Web of Science,” establishes that Stephan Barthel, founder of Urban Studio at the Univ...

"Teachers curious and sceptical about digitalisation"

"Teachers curious and sceptical about digitalisation"

Sep 17, 2019 09:03 UTC
"Very early on, the University of Gävle carried out research on digitalisation in educa...

Successful fish traps international win

Successful fish traps international win

Sep 12, 2019 08:31 UTC
“7,7 million SEK from the European Union Fisheries Fund will help develop new fish ...