News archive 2022
Örebro research on young adults published in top-ranked scientific journal
Teenagers and young adults who have experienced the death of a parent are at higher risk for drug abuse and suicide than peers – according to research recently published in The Lancet Public Health.
Robot competition the finale of summer school in robotics
There was plenty of laughter and emotions were running high as the summer school’s robot football tournament was battled out. In total, six matches were played and the robots of “The Cheeky Nandos” won the final with a score of 3–0.
Towards a future ‘European University’ – representatives from NEOLAiA’s nine universities gathering in Örebro
In the future, ‘European Universities’ is the way forward for offering higher education in Europe. Some 30 participants from NEOLAiA’s nine universities have gathered in Örebro to deepen cooperation further.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: Have a relaxing summer break!
There’s a lot in the pipeline. But first, a relaxing and well-deserved summer holiday awaits.
International student graduation: “Studying in Örebro has been fantastic!”
“A fantastic time among amazing people in a wonderful city.” Strong words and enthusiastic emotions flowed when this year’s international master’s students graduated from Örebro University. “I’m so pleased – and very proud,” says Myrto Stavroula...
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: The university and the future
In his latest blog, the vice-chancellor describes the university as a searchlight into the future – a future that is often elusive.
A simple blood sample indicates how serious a head trauma is
A simple blood sample to diagnose patients with traumatic brain injury – an innovation enabled by researchers at Örebro University.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: Ill fares the land
In Ukraine, exhausted people are fighting for their lives against the Russian aggression. They are fighting for democracy and freedom of speech, for themselves and for all of Europe.
New drop-in COVID-19 vaccination on campus in May
On Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first two weeks of May, Region Örebro County will open a temporary vaccination on the main campus at Örebro University. Drop-in COVID-19 vaccination will take place at Campus Health Centre in Långhuset.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: A university’s everyday existence must continue even in times of uncertainty
The Russian war of aggression in Ukraine remains a reality – at the price of immense human suffering. Discussions on how higher education institutions can come together to lend a helping hand to both students and Ukrainian colleagues continue.