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Jun 30, 2016
JYUNewsItem Mild dissonance pleases the ear
The emotional effects of music have been investigated thoroughly during the last decade or so, but the specific role of harmony in creating these emotions has been somewhat neglected. Lately the researchers from the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, have investigated harmony’s role in conveying emotions to listeners.
Jun 27, 2016
JYUNewsItem Physicists gather to the International Conference on Applied Accelerator Physics
 
Jun 21, 2016
JYUNewsItem Letter of intent on transferring University of Vaasa language studies to the University of Jyväskylä
 
Jun 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Bridges Finland 2016, 9–13 August: Mathematics, Music, Art, Architecture, Education, Culture,
 
Jun 14, 2016
JYUNewsItem Playing the nanodrum
 
Jun 13, 2016
JYUNewsItem Cooperation negotiations on literature as a subject ended on 13 June 2016
 
Jun 06, 2016
JYUNewsItem SysMus, the International Conference of Students of Systematic Musicology
 
May 19, 2016
JYUNewsItem Yläkaupungin Yö festival
 
May 17, 2016
JYUNewsItem Physical activity reduces antidepressant use
 
May 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.5.2016 Antti-Jussi Lakanen (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
M.Sc. Antti-Jussi Lakanen defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”On the Impact of Computer Science Outreach Events on K-12 Students”. Opponent Adjunct Päivi Kinnunen (Aalto University) and custos Professor Tommi Kärkkäinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.5.2016 M.A. (Psych) Essi Sairanen (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
M.A. (Psych) Essi Sairanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Behavioral and Psychological Flexibility in Eating Regulation Among Overweight Adults”. Opponent Professor Evan Forman (Drexel University) and custos Professor Raimo Lappalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Apr 27, 2016
JYUNewsItem A new web introduction to the University of Jyväskylä
 
Apr 15, 2016
JYUNewsItem ERC Advanced Grant Funding of 2.04 M€ for Professor Taina Rantanen
ERC Advanced Grant Funding for Professor Taina Rantanen - Active ageing: beyond the same old story.
Apr 12, 2016
JYUNewsItem A new international project aims to tackle the challenge of diversity in schools
 
Mar 29, 2016
JYUNewsItem UniPID network has launched a project to support the higher education of immigrants
UniPID network has launched a project to support the higher education of immigrants
Mar 21, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 29 Apr 2016 The role of salmonid fishes in conservation of the endangered freshwater pearl mussel (Salonen)
M.Sc. Jouni Salonen defends his doctoral dissertation in Aquatic Sciences ”The role of salmonid fishes in conservation of the endangered freshwater pearl mussel (Margaritifera margaritifera)”. Opponent Professor Jürgen Geist (Technische Universität München, Germany) and custos Professor Jouni Taskinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 15, 2016
JYUNewsItem New WHO study reveals that while smoking by school-aged children has declined significantly, young people’s health and well-being is being undermined by gender and social inequalities
 
Mar 11, 2016
JYUNewsItem Distinguished researchers and teachers awarded in the annual celebration
The Annual Celebration of the University of Jyväskylä on Wednesday 9 March 2016 at 6 p.m. in Agora
Mar 08, 2016
JYUNewsItem Need to support parental identity extends beyond early phases of parenthood
 
Feb 23, 2016
JYUNewsItem Peerage of Science journal destination list expanding