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Time to submit honorary doctor nominations

Whom do you believe should receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Borås? Employees may nominate those who have made a major contribution to the university’s developments; the deadline is 15 December.

New professor wants the focus to be on the patient

Elisabeth Lindberg is a new Professor of Caring Science at the University of Borås. "It's a role I take on with great humility, and I hope and intend to make a difference.”

Provide support – or don’t? This is the research question in a new project on preschool language development

Is it enough for children to spend time in a stimulating environment where people are talking and reading, or can even more structured support in preschool have a better effect on language development? Head of Research Peter Andersson Lilja hopes to get an answer to this in the research project that is now starting up at the University of Borås.

University-wide Christmas event for all employees

On 8 December, we welcome all university employees to a Christmas-themed event with interesting lectures. RSVP no later than 21 November 9 AM.

Chinese exchange broadens horizons and creates contacts

Despite the pandemic and all the attendant visa restrictions, quarantines, teleworking, and border closures, the university's collaboration agreement with Tiangong University in China is on track. Many lessons have been learned and networks expanded.