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Published Apr. 6, 2020 1:21 PM

Health authorities advise us that those who can, should work from home. At the same time, according to the advice of the health authorities, UiO must maintain research that depends on employees having access to laboratories, technical infrastructure and archives. We now ask the faculties to consider which employees need limited access to the university's buildings.

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Published Apr. 2, 2020 3:04 PM

Inven2 is organizing an exceptional idea competition due to the ongoing pandemic. Are you a student or employee at the University of Oslo or in the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority and have a good idea for an innovative product or service? Then you can take part in the Idea Prize and win NOK 100,000 as well as advice and help to take the idea to market.

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Published Apr. 1, 2020 11:15 AM

Recently, UiO started using Zoom for both digital teaching and video meetings, and the use of Zoom at UiO has seen tremendous growth in the past weeks. But with the use of new tools new questions arise. Here, UiO's head of IT security Espen Grøndahl answers the most important questions.

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Published Mar. 18, 2020 9:25 PM

EU extends deadlines for Horizon 2020 calls with original deadlines between now and 15 April. UiO delivers personnel and infection control equipment to the hospitals. We are working hard to set up alternative forms of examination and on Friday a digital course help desk will open for lecturers.

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Published Mar. 13, 2020 1:27 PM

The Norwegian Government has implemented strong measures to limit the transmission of coronavirus. University buildings are closed, and students and staff work at home. More information will be provided about what this entails for the organisation and the individual.

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Published Mar. 12, 2020 11:50 AM

University management has decided that all normal teaching activities at the University of Oslo will cease from Friday 13 March 2020. From tomorrow, teaching will be held digitally. These measures are taken to prevent infection from the corona virus.

Published Mar. 11, 2020 12:46 PM

Starting tomorrow, Thursday, 12 March, we will make sure that as many courses as possible are offered digitally. We will cancel all events organised by UiO, except for courses.

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Published Mar. 10, 2020 10:18 AM

The journal packages from PsycARTICLES and the ProQuest Health Research Premium Collection are no longer available after March 1, 2020. At UiO and OUS, we have had access to these journal packages through "Helsebiblioteket". Update as of March 23: The library has now set up the Get It Now service to access articles.

Published Dec. 17, 2019 10:44 AM

UiO:Life Science will fund 40 educational summer research projects for students between April and September 2020. Students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at the University of Oslo are eligible to apply. The first 100 students have already applied, and further applications will not be accepted this year.

Published Dec. 17, 2019 10:42 AM

UiO:Life Science will fund educational summer research projects for 40 students between April and September 2020 for students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at UiO. We now invite you to suggest projects for one or two students. The application deadline was 31 January 2019.