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Julie Uí Choistealbha Dec 5
International mobility is not an option for many students, so we need to consider flexible alternatives for our students. kicked off Day 2 with an honest and engaging presentation on in Teacher Education.
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Julie Uí Choistealbha Dec 4
Excellent keynote address by Brynja Halldorsdottir from on internationalisation in higher education. Key learning - frame international activities in 3 ways ➡️1. Study abroad 2. The curriculum 3. International opportunities at home
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University of Iceland Dec 4
Using artificial intelligence techniques to estimate the age of the brain. It is then possible to explore whether age as estimated from the brain, so-called brain age, deviates from a person's actual age. Read all about it here
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University of Iceland Nov 29
The Watanabe Trust Fund was founded at the in 2008, with the aim of strengthening academic ties between Iceland and Japan. It provides Icelandic students and academics with unique opportunities to work and study at a Japanese university.
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University of Iceland Nov 28
Eyrún Lóa Eiríksdóttir, PhD student, is studying how the modern woman is portrayed on Netflix. She is looking at new emphasis in female roles and how the plot seems to have changed in line with demands for equality. A good read!
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University of Iceland Nov 26
Jón Atli Benediktsson, rector of , and Kári Stefánsson, CEO of deCODE & professor at the University's Fac of Medicine, are among the most influential researchers in the world according to Clarivate Analytics. Based on citations 2008 - 2018.
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EUA Nov 25
Gudrun Geirsdottir from explains the importance of quality in , where leaders should encourage workshops, courses, & development. Watch the video series:
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Kazunori Suzuki Nov 24
The 9th Bi-annual Conference on Generative Approaches to Language Acquisition North America (GALANA 2020) Conference dates: Aug. 21-23 Venue: University of Iceland, Reykjavík Abstract submission due: Jan. 15, 2020
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University of Iceland Nov 25
Premature death is more common among women who have experienced the loss of a child than other women, in a new research conducted by scientists at the and deCODE Genetics. Authors: Unnur Anna & Donghao Lu,
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thinkgeoenergy Nov 22
Former fellows of the are invited to take up studies at the or More details here:
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University of Iceland Nov 20
An international group of astrophysicists has applied a new method to measure one of the basic metrics of the expansion of the universe, the so-called Hubble Constant. Among the scientists involved was Kári Helgason, who has worked at the .
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University of Iceland Nov 19
This is an impressive achievement and a great encouragement for both University staff and students. We are very pleased here at
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University of Iceland Nov 7
The is ranked among the 300 best universities in the world in the fields of Social Sciences, and educational sciences, according to Times Higher Education University Rankings! Very proud indeed!
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DH i Norden Nov 6
Terry Gunnell, professor of folkloristics in will be the keynote speaker at 5th conference in Riga. He will deliver his speech on 20 March 2020. Welcome!
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Icelandic Meteorological Office - IMO Nov 6
, Institute of Earth Sciences and hosted the third IGS Nordic Branch Meeting held in Reykholt, Iceland, last week. Scientists and students in and related topics presented their research results.
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University of Iceland Nov 5
Adventures all over the world during International Days - join us if in Iceland!
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Deirdre Clark Oct 31
It deserves to also be highlighted that the first female to receive a PhD degree from / was Selma Jónsdóttir in 1960! Wonderful to be part of the growing group of females & those w/non-Icelandic backgrounds that obtain their PhDs in Iceland!
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University of Iceland Nov 1
Kathryn Crowe, a postdoctoral researcher in speech pathology at has been presented with the Editor's Award of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association for best scientific article! Congrats
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MFA Iceland 🇮🇸 Oct 31
Full house at 's for the conference🤗🇮🇸 Participants from all over 🌍have gathered to learn more about and share examples in the field of . You can listen in, even if you're not in !👂👇
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University of Iceland Oct 31
Kevin Dillman's idea is to use a hydroponics method where plants are grown without soil to install farmwalls in buildings of all kinds. The hot water that is already being used to heat houses could be utilised to grow lettuce, spinach and various herbs.
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