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A selection of Wittgenstein resources developed by WAB are now implemented in the Europeana database.
Phd. fellow at SKOK, Nadzeya Husakovskaya has published an article on transgender citizens in Ukraine, in the UK based independent digital commons OpenDemocracyRussia
The internet has changed Russia. But President Putin is tightening the grip on online freedom of expression.
24th of October Lars Tuastad defends his dissertation about rock's role in correctional services. The Viva Voce will be held at the Grieg Academy, Department of Music, University of Bergen.
Zora Kovacic is a visiting phd fellow from Univeristat Autònoma de Barcelona for three months at SVT. The title for her project is "The use of quantitative science for governance: How to assess the promises of a sustainable future"
The online registration for the autumn course is now open.
Welcome to an interdisciplinary research course at Stord in June 2015. The course is a collaboration between Grieg Research School, NAFOL (Nasjonal forskerskole for lærerutdanning) and Stord/Haugesund University College. The theme is improvisation.
Professor Shabo Talay leads a project that has received a 450,000 Euro grant to secure the future of the Aramaic language Turoyo.
Norwegian emigrants have long traditions of making it in China. But what is needed to succeed in modern China?
Professors Randi and Gunnar Håland have added colour and spice to life and research at UiB, and have built relations that have put Bergen on the world map.
Bergen inception meeting: 2 June 2014
The foundation 'Wittgenstein in Skjolden' has been established, with one of its intentions being to rebuild the cabin that Wittgenstein erected in 1914 in the area known as "Austria" by the lake Eidsvatnet in Skjolden in the innermost part of the Sogne Fjord.
Professor Christopher Henshilwood is already a holder of an advanced grant from the European Research Council. Now he has also been named as one of the most cited researchers in the world.