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Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Pitch your way to Slush!
We have 8 student tickets to Slush! Follow the instructions below, and one of them could be yours!
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Protected areas inadequate to maintain bird diversity
Researchers from the Department of Biological and Environmental Science at the University of Jyväskylä have shown that Finnish forest reserves are not able to maintain their bird diversity if they are surrounded by heavily logged environments.
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.10.2017 Minorities’ Communication Apprehension and Conflict: An Investigation of Kurds in Iran and Malays in Singapore
MA Diyako Rahmani defends his doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication ”Minorities´ Communication Apprehension and Conflict: An Investigation of Kurds in Iran and Malays in Singapore”. Opponent Assosiate Professor Todd Sandel (University of Macau, China) and custos Professor Stephen Croucher (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.10.2017 M.A. Heli Häyrynen (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
M.A. Heli Häyrynen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”Sotilaita vai seikkailijoita? Varusmiespalveluksen johtajakoulutuksen merkityksiä naisille uran ja johtamisosaamisen kannalta”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KTT Mikko Luoma (University of Vaasa) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem Pekka Koskela, Terhi-Anna Wilska and Olli-Pekka Moisio elected to the University Board
Pekka Koskela, Terhi-Anna Wilska and Olli-Pekka Moisio elected to the University Board
Oct 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem THE ranking: Education among the world’s best, also social sciences ranked high
 
Oct 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.10.2017 Dialogic Journalism: How Can Journalists Partícipate in the Networks of Social Innovation (Heikka)
M.A. Taneli Heikka defends his doctoral dissertation in Journalism "Dialogic Journalism: How Can Journalists Partícipate in the Networks of Social Innovation". Opponent professor Indrek Ibrus (Tallinn University) and custos Senior Researcher Turo Uskali. The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Special grants 2017
Special grants 2017
Oct 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem A significant European computing grant for investigations of nanometals
 
Oct 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Record-breaking audience: Researcher’s Night in Jyväskylä gathered over 12,000 visitors!
 
Oct 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Experts of Nanoscience meet in Jyväskylä, 3.–4.10.2017
 
Oct 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.10.2017 (Dis)empowering assessment? Assessment as experienced by students in their upper secondary EFL studies (Pollari)
Lic.Phil. Pirjo Pollari defends her doctoral dissertation in English "(Dis)empowering assessment? Assessment as experienced by students in their upper secondary EFL studies". Opponent Docent, Ph.D. (Educ.) Raili Hildén (University of Helsinki) and custos professor Ari Huhta. The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Sep 28, 2017
JYUNewsItem The Team POCKit as the winner of the global impact prize
 
Sep 28, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.10.2017 M.A. Hannele Valtasaari (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
M.A. Hannele Valtasaari defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Kestääkö ääni? Laulunopetuksen vaikutus opettajaksi valmistuvien äänen laatuun ja ilmaisuun”. Opponent Senior Lecturer, DMus Päivi Järviö (Uniarts Helsinki / Sibelius Academy) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Middle age fattens you up if you do not increase your physical activity
 
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem A different weapon against each enemy
 
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 6.10.2017 M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Education ”Kunnon muslimi ja kunnon kansalainen, Turkkilaisten imaamisaarnaajalukioiden oppikirjojen ilmentämän maailmankatsomuksen analyysi”. Opponent Professor Leena Koski (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Tapio Puolimatka (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Marja-Leena Laakso and Henrik Kunttu appointed as the vice rectors of the University of Jyväskylä
 
Sep 26, 2017
JYUNewsItem Graphene forged to three dimensional shapes
 
Sep 25, 2017
JYUNewsItem Isa-info 25.9.2017. Newsletter for JYU students
Isa-info 25.9.2017. Newsletter for JYU students