Kategoriarkiv: Samfunn

Peace, safety and free tuition

Peace, safety and free tution were the most important reasons why international students in Molde decided to study in Norway. This is revealed in a survey done by The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) among international students who started to study at 34 different Norwegian institutions in 2013 and spring 2014. For the 29 … Fortsett å lese Peace, safety and free tuition

– Følelsene får medieoppmerksomhet

Molde Næringsforum og Romsdal Regionråd bruker video i debatten om sykehuslokalisering. Om få uker skal Helse Møre og Romsdal bestemme hvor det nye sykehuset for Nordmøre og Romsdal skal bygges. I en kort video som er lagt ut på YouTube argumenteres det for at et nytt sykehus på Hjelset i Molde kommune er det mest … Fortsett å lese – Følelsene får medieoppmerksomhet

– Ingen små skal stå alene igjen

Statsråd Torbjørn Røe Isaksen i Kunnskapsdepartementet ber høgskolene på Vestlandet utrede fusjoner fremfor alenegang i strukturprosessen. Av TOR H. MONSEN, På høyden UiB er tilbake i hvilepuls, men flere av høyskolene bør ta en ny runde med seg selv, før statsråden innkaller til varslet møte med Vestlandet i desember. Høgskolen i Molde er en av … Fortsett å lese – Ingen små skal stå alene igjen

Local sports hero receives national honor

The Norwegian wrestling association, Norges Bryteforbund, recently awarded the medal of merit to Stein Bᴂkkelund. By MATTHEW LUNN The Molde local began wrestling when he was just seven years old, and wrestling runs in his blood; his father Kjell, brother Geir, and Stein himself have all been Norwegian national champions. However, the award does not … Fortsett å lese Local sports hero receives national honor

Distant love

“Men are like Bluetooth, they work if you are close to them. Women are like WiFi, they are connected to just one suitable network,” said Tarek Nader, 25, as he recalled his long distance relationship. By MONICA AKECH SYSTAD Living apart is not an option many couples would consider, but sometimes they are faced with … Fortsett å lese Distant love

Free tuition and free food

ESN organized its protest petition at Himolde today while students and staff celebrated opening of their new dining establishment. By KRYSTOF DIATKA On the occasion of International Student Day the Erasmus Student Network (ESN) at Molde University College organized a protest against governmental proposal for tuition for international students from outside of European Economic Area … Fortsett å lese Free tuition and free food

– Artig at det er så mange gutter

Moldestudenter møtte mannsterke opp hos KPMG i Molde. Av THOMAS SKAUVIK – Jeg synes det er kjempeflott å få engasjerte studentene på besøk her.  Høgskolen i Molde er en viktig utdanningsinstitusjon for oss, og vi vil gjerne komme i kontakt med studentene.  Det er artig at det er så mange gutter her i år, for … Fortsett å lese – Artig at det er så mange gutter

Appetite for a 263 billion dollar industry

The nature surrounding Molde is the perfect playground for the adventure seeking international tourist, but the local industry has so far failed to get substantial revenues in this fast growing billion-dollar market Former special forces soldier Didrick Ose, CEO of DID Adventure, and Høgskolen i Molde’s (HiM) associate professor Nigel Halpern is teaming up to … Fortsett å lese Appetite for a 263 billion dollar industry

Kick off-suksess

Et 40-talls studenter møtte opp i Valhall til kick off-arrangementet for vårens Venture Cup. Det er cirka fire ganger så mange interessert studenter som forrige gang businessplan-kurset ble presentert på Molde Campus. Trekkplasteret var den lokale Lanullva-gründeren Gunn Anne Lyngstad, som har som bedriftsvisjon at alle nordmenn skal eie en Lanullva-trøye. – Damer i jeans, … Fortsett å lese Kick off-suksess

Samba and forró at Molde swing club

It was a Tuesday evening worth shaking off to as a few Brazilian students taught Norwegian dancers at Molde Swing- og Rockeklubb impressive moves. By MONICA AKECH SYSTAD The event was part of the Social Erasmus Week organized by Erasmus Student Network (ESN) in Molde, which is celebrated all across Europe from 10th to the 16th … Fortsett å lese Samba and forró at Molde swing club