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Plans for on-site examinations autumn 2021The autumn 2021 examinations period will proceed as planned. We have increased infection control measures. Do not attend on-site examinations if you are sick. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Plans-for-on-site-examinations-autumn-2021.aspxPlans for on-site examinations autumn 2021
I’m sick – do I have to stay at home? It can be difficult to decide when you must stay at home if you have a cold or other symptoms of respiratory illness. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Im-sick-do-I-have-to-stay-at-home.aspxI’m sick – do I have to stay at home?
The Student Survey: What do you think of your study programme?Are you a second- or fifth-year student? Respond to the national Student Survey and help improve the quality of your education!https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Studiebarometeret-Sei-kva-du-meiner-om-ditt-studieprogram.aspxThe Student Survey: What do you think of your study programme?
Green light for new FBA buildingThe government has proposed an initial allocation of NOK 110 million for the "Blått bygg" project at Nord University in Bodø in the 2022 national budget. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Green-light-for-new-FBA-building.aspxGreen light for new FBA building
The water flea that Darwin couldn't explainHow many individuals are needed to maintain a species? Fewer than Charles Darwin knew. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/The-water-flea-that-Darwin-could-not-explain.aspxThe water flea that Darwin couldn't explain
Exchange student: "We protect what we are connected to"“When we feel connected to something, we will also protect it. Therefore, I think friluftsliv as a teaching method is very valuable“, says Svenja (24) from Bamberg University, Germany. She is one of the students on Adventure Knowledge, a semester programme at Nord University, Campus Bodø.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Exchange-student-We-protect-what-we-are-connected-to.aspxExchange student: "We protect what we are connected to"
Death in Adventdalen ValleyRotten carcasses can be a macabre sight in nature. But they can also be a great gift in terms of biodiversity. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Death-in-Adventdalen-Valley.aspxDeath in Adventdalen Valley
Did you miss Partner Day? Here is a recording from part one of Partner Day.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Partner-Day-2021.aspxDid you miss Partner Day?
– Come join us on Partner Day!Want to know more about studying abroad for a semester? Join Partner Day in mid-September. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Bli-med-pa-Partner-Day.aspx– Come join us on Partner Day!
Historic investment in health sciences at Nord UniversityMore students, improved quality of teaching and research and a quantum leap in the focus on welfare technology. Nord University is now taking steps to achieve a historic strengthening of the health sciences.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Historisk-satsing-pa-helsefag.aspxHistoric investment in health sciences at Nord University
Infection control during autumn commencementKeep your distance, keep your hands clean and stay at home if you feel sick.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Infection-control-during-commencement-of-autumn-semester.aspxInfection control during autumn commencement
What to expect as a student in autumn 2021Nord University is planning a careful return to normality, with a few adjustments. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Slik-blir-studiehosten-ved-Nord-universitet.aspxWhat to expect as a student in autumn 2021
New study confirms climate change driving global movement of marine species“More tropical species are shifting their geographic range polewards into the Northern hemisphere due to warmer ocean around the equator", says Professor Mark John Costello at Nord University.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/New-study-confirms-climate-change-driving-global-movement-of-marine-species.aspxNew study confirms climate change driving global movement of marine species
Online teaching as a main rule throughout the semesterNord University has decided to extend online teaching as a main rule throughout this semester. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Online-teaching-as-a-main-rule-throughout-the-semester.aspxOnline teaching as a main rule throughout the semester
Bodø campus closed until April 12thThe municipality of Bodø introduces strict infection control measures from midnight March 12th until April 12th. This means that campus in Bodø is closed for students. All staff who are able to work from home, must do so.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Campus-i-Bodo-stenges-fra-midnatt-fredag.aspxBodø campus closed until April 12th
Current infection control extendedNord University extends online classes until April 16.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Current-infection-control-extended.aspxCurrent infection control extended
Keep yourself updated with local infection control measuresThe municipality of Bodø now recommends to use facemasks in public spaces indoors. This also applies at Nord university premises. Other local recommendations may apply at other campuses.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Hold-deg-oppdatert-pa-lokale-smitteverntiltak.aspxKeep yourself updated with local infection control measures
Current infection control extended until March 15Nord University extends online classes until March 15.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Videreforer-eksiterende-smitteverntiltak-til-15-mars.aspxCurrent infection control extended until March 15
Parents of adult children with eating disorders struggle with enormous burden of care Many parents of adult daughters with serious eating disorders feel left to fend for themselves. Parents are calling for the state to take a greater responsibility. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Foreldre-til-voksne-barn-med-spiseforstyrrelser-har-en-stor-omsorgsbyrde.aspxParents of adult children with eating disorders struggle with enormous burden of care
Teacher Students Complete Virtual Study Trip to YorkWhen Nord students can’t go to York, York comes to Nord!https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Teacher-Students-Complete-Virtual-Study-Trip-to-York.aspxTeacher Students Complete Virtual Study Trip to York
The restrictions after local lockdowns have been liftedNormal advice for testing for COVID-19 applies from February 2. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/New-restrictions-after-local-lockdowns.aspxThe restrictions after local lockdowns have been lifted
University assessing possibility for on-campus classesMost students will be participating in classes online only until February 15. Certain classes may be delivered on campus. Keep an eye on Canvas for updates about what applies to you.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/University-assessing-possibility-for-on-campus-classes.aspxUniversity assessing possibility for on-campus classes
How do marine snails tackle changes in temperature?Does temperature affect how snails spread their genes? Anja Maria Westram leads the international research group that aims to find out. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/How-do-marine-snails-tackle-changes-in-temperature.aspxHow do marine snails tackle changes in temperature?
Online teaching throughout JanuaryOnline teaching will apply throughout January. Some on-site teaching will be arranged for from January 20th. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/online-teaching-throughout-january.aspxOnline teaching throughout January
Exams in spring semester 2021As a general rule, examinations in the spring semester will be arranged online. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Exams-in-spring-semester-2021.aspxExams in spring semester 2021
On-site classes from JanuaryNord University plans for on-site teaching for campus-based study programmes in the spring semester.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/on-site-classes-from-january.aspxOn-site classes from January
IT services unavailable on Thursday November 19th 2020 due to server errorSeveral IT services at Nord University were unavailable for students on Thursday November 19th. The error is now solved. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/it-services-unavailable-due-to-server-error.aspxIT services unavailable on Thursday November 19th 2020 due to server error
Campuses remain open for studentsNord University introduces stricter measures that will apply from Monday, November 9. This affects teaching and examinations at all our campuses.https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/campuses-remain-open-for-students.aspxCampuses remain open for students
Infection control at the universityOne employee in Bodø, one in Mo i Rana and a student at a session-based study programme in Bodø has tested positive for covid-19. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Infection-control-of-infection-cases-at-the-university.aspxInfection control at the university
Knowledge as the key to success in sportsFor nearly 25 years, Nord University has offered the combination of elite sports and education. “Knowledge is crucial for success; it changes everything”, says Assistant Professor Per Øyvind Torvik. https://www.nord.no/en/news-events/news/Pages/Knowledge-as-the-key-to-success-in-sports.aspxKnowledge as the key to success in sports