It was in January 2014 that two students arrived in Linköping as exchange students from two different universities in Singapore. Now in the summer of 2017, they are back to take their ‘pre-wedding photographs’. “We have LiU to thank for bringing us together.”
The team is in hard training for the Football World Cup for robots, to be held at the end of July, but a slew of injuries may affect their chances. The LiU robots are famous throughout Sweden, and are the only Swedish team travelling to Japan for this huge challenge.
You need to register for your program and/or course in the beginning of each semester. Here you can find when registration is available for your Faculty. The registration period lasts three weeks, but the sooner you register the better.
The entrance hall at Kårhuset kollektivet was packed with folk waiting for this year’s Farewell Ceremony. International master’s students with their families and friends spent time socialising before the farewell ceremony.
Nordic Culture is one of the most popular courses amongst LiU’s international students, with more than 800 participants over the years. The course is based on experiential learning, outdoor education and the important of place. Cooking a Swedish Easter buffet is one example.
Inside LiU News
Information material about Linköping University with figures from the latest annual report is now available: a small printed brochure and basic PowerPoint and Keynote presentations. The material exists both in English and Swedish.
Parking fees will be introduced for the personnel car parks of Region Östergötland on 15 September 2017. The final details of the magnitude of the fees and how payment will be made have now been determined.
The gala concert marks the start of the celebrations around LiU’s Commencement Ceremony. A limited number of tickets are available for purchase, on a first come, first served basis.
Since two committed PhD students started LiUPhD three years ago, questions relevant to PhD students have been brought into focus in a completely new way. What has happened during these three years?
The results of the LiU employee and PhD student surveys were presented last week. They show that leadership and employeeship are two areas that are particularly well-developed here.
News from the library
Valla Library is back to regular hours on Monday the 14th of August, Campus Norrköping Library on the 21st of August, and Medical Library on the 28th of August.
At the moment, Mendeley plug-in cannot be used with the latest version of MS Word 2016 (15.35) for macOS.
Shorter opening hours but longer loan period for books during the summer.
Open Access journals are still popular choices when it comes to publishing by LiU-affiliated authors for 2016.
Here is the information you need to get started using the library’s services.
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