The Erasmus Student Network (ESN) in Agder is celebrating its 15th birthday this year. ESN is Europe’s biggest student organisation. With their motto “unity in diversity”, their goal is to bring local, national and international students together
Three and a half years have passed, and I can take my leave from being rector at the University of Agder. In the autumn, I will be back as a professor, and I am looking forward to researching, educating and guiding students again.
Representatives from the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany visited UiA for the RISE_SMA-project kick-off. The purpose is to identify risks and opportunities of social media for the domains: society and crisis communication.
“Dear Frank, you have been the students’ rector, and everyone envies us for having had you as UiA’s top leader”, student leader Benedicte Nordlie said during the handover of the chains of office marking the transition from Frank Reichert to Sunniva Whittaker as rector of the University of Agder.
The university board adopted Monday 17 June the recommendations for three new vice rectors and a new dean at the Faculty of Humanities and Education. The vice rectors and the dean receive a fixed-term appointment from 1 August 2019 to 31 July 2023.
The waiting time from sentence is handed down till imprisonment starts is an important time in the life of the convict, a large comparative study of prisons and punishments in England & Wales and Norway shows.
“Drawings from the University of Agder’s Beat art collection will be exhibited at Cornerteateret in Bergen during the Bergen International Festival from 25 May to 23 June”, says Mette Line Pedersen, UiA’s art historian responsible for the Beat art collection among other things.