Research news and events

Research news

  • airborne-smog-annica-thomsson-300px Hope is green and Chinese May 18, 2017 2:55 PM

    Heavy air pollution has led to increased environmental consciousness in China. A growing number of apps now allow people to check local air quality. Apps also serve as tools for political activism.

  • alex-anne-300px 150 million NOK to build new Centre of Excellence Mar. 15, 2017 4:59 PM

    Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Rhythm, Time and Motion (RITMO) is awarded Centre of Excellence status. – This is an incredible opportunity, rejoice the Centre leaders Anne Danielsen and Alexander Refsum Jensenius.

Research events

21 Aug.
5:00 PM, Eldorado bokhandel

All are invited to a free public screening of Ben Harbert’s music documentary Follow Me Down: Portraits of Louisiana prison musicians (2012). 

23 Aug.
room 452, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, University of Oslo

What was it like to be a child in the past? What ideas did adults have about children and how did they treat them? All sessions are open to the public.

24 Aug.
room 452, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, University of Oslo

What was it like to be a child in the past? What ideas did adults have about children and how did they treat them? All sessions are open to the public.

24 Aug.
1:15 PM, Salen, ZEB

Prof. Ben Harbert from the Department of Performing Arts, Georgetown University (Washington DC), will present his research on music in Louisiana prisons on August 24, and participate in a free film-screening and public Q&A on August 21. 

25 Aug.
room 452, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, University of Oslo

What was it like to be a child in the past? What ideas did adults have about children and how did they treat them? All sessions are open to the public.