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Geolearning Forum 2019

Geolearning Forum 2019

Geolearning Forum 2019 The first annual Geolearning Forum took place between October 28th and 29th in Oslo Science Park. Nearly 50 participants from Earth Science institutions across the country gathered to share experiences and inspiration through presentations, workshops and sharing sessions. We in iEarth would like to express our gratitude to all those that took […]

Field Learning evaluation workshop

Field Learning evaluation workshop

Field learning evaluation workshop In this workshop we explored and evaluated students learning during the fieldwork component in the courses at the Arctic Geology (AG) and Arctic Biology (AB) departments at UNIS. Previous guest master students from the AB and AG departments were invited for a two-day workshop in Longyearbyen to discuss and evaluate field […]

Geolearning Forum 2019

Geolearning Forum 2019

Geolearning Forum 2019 The annual Geolearning Forum will be held at Forskningsparken, UiO from October 28th to the 29th. Come and join Earth Science educators across Norway in sharing sessions, workshops and inspirational presentations. Sign up by sending an email to iearth@uib.no by september 20th.    

Site visit preparations

Site visit preparations

 Site visit prepatations The whole consortium, including stakeholders, institute leaders and students gathered at UiO 15-16th of August to prepare for the upcoming site visit. Here, our committee, centre manager Jostein Bakke and deputy centre leader Hanne H. Christiansen interviewed each group about iEarth and expectations for the future. This was a great event for everyone […]

SFU application deadline

SFU application deadline

SFU application deadline day The day is finally here and we have now submitted our SFU application to DIKU for review. This application is a product of two years of hard work and it represents our vision, how we will strive to meet our goals and how we aim to revolutionize Earth Science education nationwide. […]

Career day at UiB

Career day at UiB

Career day for geoscience students at UiB On the 08th of April iEarth and GFU organized a career day for geoscience students at UiB.  Representatives from both academia and industry came and presented what they do at work, how they got where they are and gave advice for students approaching the end of their education. […]

Presentation of student films at Lærings

Presentation of student films at Læringslaben

Presentation of student films at Læringslaben iEarth and students Ingvild and Eline presented today the project “Educational movies – made for and by students” during Læringslaben’s breakfast meeting. Eline Skakstad og Ingvild Andersen, together with Thomas Viflot, have spent the fall semester creating 5 movies that are available on  har  iEarth’s homepages. Today they were […]

Inauguration of the UNIS Arctic Geology ...

Inauguration of the UNIS Arctic Geology Department Alumni Club The Inauguration of the UNIS Arctic Geology Department Alumni Club was held 24 and 25 of  January 2019. Former students and staff met at Svalbard to discuss  and map out the purpose and evolution of the newly established club. The next meeting will be held in […]

Workshop with result at UiT

Workshop with result at UiT On the 6th of December result hosted a workshop for the teaching staff at UiT. The topic of the workshop was flexible learning in higher education, active teaching processes and the use of “flipped classroom”. They held a useful introduction about digital teaching and different teaching forms. Especially the use […]

New student representative from UiO

New student representative from UiO

New student representative from UiO We are delighted to welcome Eirik Vadstein Karlstad as an iEarth student representative at UiO. My name is Eirik Vadstein Karlstad and I am currently studying geology at the University of Oslo where I am mid way into the second year of the bachelor program  Geology and Geography. It is […]