UiBdoc Newsletter February

Dear all

The spring semester started, and we want to share some news with you.

Social events happening in February:

  1. February 8-11th will be happening the Bergen Ser Festival 2024 at Bergen Kino (Bergen Ser 2024 (bergenkino.no))
  2. Thursday 15th payday drinks at Salong bar from 19.30 with NHHdoc!
  3. Gathering at Nordnes sjøbad for some relaxing time on Thursday 22nd.

Uibdoc will cover the expenses for the entrance fee, please sign up here: https://forms.gle/31C7WB245ddfR7Dw9

We are planning two main events for the semester, one outdoor activity in March (week 12) and a spring welcome party in April, so please keep tuned for the coming newsletters for more information.

In March (7-10th) Bergen BIFF will host the festival for Cine Latino 2024 (Cine Latino 2024 (biff.no)).

Also, remember that the Pint of Science will happen between May 13th and 15th.

Other relevant academic information:

  1. Next week (Feb 13th, 9h) will be a public discussion of the new proposal for organizing academic positions that The Ministry sent out. This event will be held in Norwegian. If you want to give us some input on ideas we can bring to the meeting, please read the following document https://hkdir.no/dokumenter/les-dokumentet/forslag-til-forskrift-om-undervisnings-og-forskningsstillinger-og-rekrutteringsstillinger and send us your thoughts by email.
  2. Take the step – Career fair Grieghallen 2024, Tuesday, February 13th from 14.30 to 18h.

Info and registration here: Ta Steget – Karrieremesse Grieghallen 2024 – 13.02.2024 | Framtidsfylket | Kjøp billetter | Hoopla

  1. For the ones interested, remember that we are at the time when we can nominate candidates to the University Board within March 1, at 12 p.m.
  2. Take a look at the courses and events organized by UiB Ferd here: February 2024 (cloud.microsoft)
  3. Take a look at the courses and events organized by Euraxess here: Newsletter – February 2024.pdf (uib.no)

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Best regards,
UiBdoc board