Nord University's Anniversary Celebrations

Nord University has the pleasure of inviting students and staff to our annual anniversary celebrations in Bodø.

Start date:

25 September 2018 18:00

End date:

25 September 2018 21:00

Location:

Litteratursalen, Stormen Bibliotek

​Programme

  • 18.00 Academic progression, Rector, Deans and doctoral graduates

  • 18.10 Musical interlude

  • 18.20 Opening speech, Rector Bjørn Olsen

  • 18.30 Guest lecture, Professor Anne Sprukland, "Nå ut. Annes råd om populærvitenskapelig formidling"

  • 19.00 Presentation of new doctoral graduates, conferral of diplomas and flowers

  • 19.40 Musical interlude

  • 19.45 Award of prizes

  • 20.00 Song «Skjønne sammenhenga», chorus and piano

  • 20.10 Refreshments

 

Participation in the anniversary celebrations is free of charge, but does require registration. Places are limited.

About the guest lecturer:
Anne Spurkland is a professor of anatomy in the Department of Molecular Medicine at the Institute of Basic Medical Sciences. Her research focuses on how T-cells in the immune system recognise and response to cells affected by viruses and cancer. She has supervised over 10 doctoral candidates and authored over 120 scientific articles. For the past six years, Professor Spurkland has maintained a blog for the public about the immune system, immunglimt.no. In Autumn 2017, Professor Spurkland published a book entitled "Immun. Kroppens evige kamp for å overleve".

Start date:

25 September 2018 18:00

End date:

25 September 2018 21:00

Location:

Litteratursalen, Stormen Bibliotek