News archive 2016
Håkan Nesser awarded honorary doctorate at Örebro University
Swedish author Håkan Nesser has been awarded an honorary doctorate of philosophy at Örebro University. The conferment will take place during the university’s annual academic celebration on 13 February.
European Court siding with the state – with emotion
An analysis by Laura Ervo, Professor of Law at Örebro University, has indicated that court judgements have increasingly displayed more understanding for the interests of the state, than those of private individuals seeking justice. “I'm especially...
Printed food with insect meal may be Örebro's contribution to sustainable development
Will grasshoppers, honeybees and flour beetles serve as human food in Sweden’s not too distant future? The decision has been taken to perform a feasibility study for The Meal Laboratory, a local project with the aim of investigating whether Örebro...
First to review effects of parental support over time
The preventive effects of treatment programmes have stood well over time, as shown in Viveka Olofsson’s doctoral thesis in psychology at Örebro University. She has reviewed four treatment programmes which cater to parents with children who are acting out...
New report: Örebro students find jobs quickly
Örebro University graduates find jobs quickly after graduation. This according to a recent report by the Swedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ) examining the extent to which students are able to establish themselves on the labour market within a year...