Students at Jönköping University assist elderly in COVID-19 risk groups
Students at Jönköping University have started a volunteer initiative called Corona Solidarity Network Jönköping and Corona in Skaraborg via social media. The purpose is to help people who have trouble running errands because of the coronavirus – and the willingness to help is huge.
National gathering in the Higher Education sector
On Wednesday 18 March, the Association of Swedish Higher Education Institutions (SUHF) held their annual meeting in the General assembly, digitally for the first time, where several current issues were discussed.
A three-year research project focuses on women's everyday activism in Argentina
Florencia Enghel, Associate Professor in Media and Communication Studies at Jönköping University's School of Education and Communication, has been awarded a Global Individual Fellowship within the Marie Sklodovska Curie Actions grants scheme. The prestigious fellowship funds positions outside of Europe for researchers based in the EU.
Jönköping University cancels Open House (Öppet hus) Saturday 21 March
Jönköping University has decided to, in line with the Public Health Agency of Sweden and the decision made by the Swedish government to stop all public gathering and events with more than 500 people, cancel our Open House (Öppet hus), which was scheduled to take place on Saturday 21 March.
New JU award established at the Jönköping Gala
At the Jönköping Gala, the business community gathers to celebrate individuals, organisations and companies whose efforts during the past year have been of great importance to the Jönköping region. This year, one of the region’s largest employers, Jönköping University, will be a new award giver.