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Announcing the Appointment of the 2019-2020 Nansen Professor

Announcing the Appointment of the 2019-2020 Nansen Professor

Gunnar Rekvig has been selected as the 2019-2020 Nansen Professor in Arctic studies at the University of Akureyri.
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Giorgio Baruchello in collaboration with an US journal

Giorgio Baruchello in collaboration with an US journal

Giorgio Baruchello’s articles on Mother Pelican – A Journal of Solidarity and Sustainability
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Mrs. Vigdís Finnbogadóttir honorary doctorate at the University of Akureyri

Mrs. Vigdís Finnbogadóttir honorary doctorate at the University of Akureyri

The School of Health Sciences grant Mrs. Vigdís Finnbogadóttir honorary doctorate within the field of health sciences.
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Special issue of Nordicum-Mediterraneum is out

Special issue of Nordicum-Mediterraneum is out

New issue of Nordicum-Mediterraneum available online
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Welcome to our Beta site

Welcome to our Beta site

We are working hard to finalize our new site as quickly as possible.
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60% of immigrants dissatisfied with quality of Icelandic Instruction

60% of immigrants dissatisfied with quality of Icelandic Instruction

A research project on immigrant adaptation in Iceland done at the University of Akureyri made the news.
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Thinking and Talking - Giorgio Baruchello's fifth volume of collected philosophical essays

Thinking and Talking - Giorgio Baruchello's fifth volume of collected philosophical essays

Giorgio Baruchello's fifth volume of collected philosophical essays for Northwest Passage Books.
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Northern research forum receives grant from U.S. embassy

Northern research forum receives grant from U.S. embassy

Exciting opportunity to increase cooperation with us universities on arctic issues.
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Dr. Hilmar Þór Hilmarsson interviewed by Dienas Bizness

Dr. Hilmar Þór Hilmarsson interviewed by Dienas Bizness

Dienas the Latvian language national daily newspaper in Latvia published on April 15 an interview with Dr. Hilmar Þór...
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