Eventshttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/calendar/Upcoming events at Chalmers University of TechnologyWed, 22 Nov 2017 17:33:26 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/calendar/https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Lunch-seminar-Electro-mobility-–-challenges-and-opportunities.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Lunch-seminar-Electro-mobility-%E2%80%93-challenges-and-opportunities.aspxLunch seminar: Electro mobility – challenges and opportunities<p><b>​ To reach ambitious greenhouse gas (GHG) emission targets, Volvo Group is continuously looking for solutions. One of them is in the area of electromobility, from hybridization with plug-in functionality to full-electric solutions. Technological advances, especially in energy infrastructure, storage and battery charging, will make electromobility concepts more feasible, even for heavy vehicles. When: 23 November 2017, 12:15 – 13:00 Where: Lecture hall HA1, Hörsalsvägen 4 No pre-registration is necessary. A lunch sandwich will be served to the 100 first Speaker: Mats Alaküla, Senior Technology Specialist at Volvo Group Trucks Technology</b></p>​<img src="/en/News/Calendar/PublishingImages/volvo23nov.png" width="410" height="223" alt="" style="margin:5px" /><br />To reach ambitious greenhouse gas (GHG) emission targets, Volvo Group is continuously looking for solutions. One of them is in the area of electromobility, from hybridization with plug-in functionality to full-electric solutions. Technological advances, especially in energy infrastructure, storage and battery charging, will make electromobility concepts more feasible, even for heavy vehicles.<br /><br />When: 23 November 2017, 12:15 – 13:00<br /><br />Where: Lecture hall HA1, Hörsalsvägen 4<br /><br />No pre-registration is necessary. A lunch sandwich will be served to the 100 first<br /><br /><br /><img src="/en/News/Calendar/PublishingImages/matsvolvo.jpg" width="118" height="77" alt="" style="margin:5px" /><br />Speaker: Mats Alaküla, Senior Technology Specialist at Volvo Group Trucks Technology<br /><br />Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:15:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/stress-management-course.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/stress-management-course.aspxStress management course<p><b>​On the stress management course, you will learn more about what stress is and when stress can become unhealthy. The course will help you analyze your life situation and you will have an opportunity to reflect on what changes you want to make for yourself.   Course details autumn term 2017 Day: Thursdays 15.00-17.00 Course dates: 30/11, 7/12 , 14/12. Course leader:  Clinical Psychologist Glen Bryan Application: Applications close at 5pm on Nov 24th   For more information and registration, visit Akademihälsan</b></p><div>​On the stress management course, you will learn more about what stress is and when stress can become unhealthy. The course will help you analyze your life situation and you will have an opportunity to reflect on what changes you want to make for yourself.</div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Course details autumn term 2017</h4> <div><strong>Day: </strong>Thursdays 15.00-17.00</div> <div><strong>Course dates: </strong>30/11, 7/12 , 14/12.</div> <div><strong>Course leader:  </strong>Clinical Psychologist Glen Bryan</div> <div><strong>Application: </strong>Applications close at 5pm on Nov 24th </div> <div> </div> <div>For more information and registration, visit </div> <div><a href="http://www1.akademihalsan.se/studenter/stress-management-course/" target="_blank" title="Link to Akademihälsan, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Akademihälsan</a></div> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign-up_re-exam.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign-up_re-exam.aspxSign-up for re-exams before Christmas<p><b>​​​On November 6 the service Examination sign-up opens for re-exams on December 19-21. The service is open until December 4. How do I sign-up? Log in to My startpage and use the service Examination, sign-up/cancel sign up. Upcoming examinations that you can sign up for will be displayed. You who want to raise your grade in a course which you have passed can also use the service. Once you signed up for the exam you can send the information from the service to Google Calendar or Outlook, the exam code is included.  On My startpage in the service Examinations you are signed up for, you can see your examinations and exam code, on what time and in which building the exam is held. You must bring the exam code to the exam. Examination, sign-up/cancel sign up How to sign up for examinations - FAQ examination sign up Search for upcoming examination dates</b></p><div>​​<span class="text-normal">​<span class="text-normal">On November 6 the service Examination sign-up opens for re-exams on December 19-21. The service is open until December 4.</span></span></div> <span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"><h2 class="ms-rteElement-H2">How do I sign-up?</h2> <div>Log in to My startpage and use the service <strong>Examination, sign-up/cancel sign up.</strong> Upcoming examinations that you can sign up for will be displayed. <span>Y<span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal">ou who want to raise your grade in a course which you have passed can also use the service. <span style="display:inline-block"></span></span></span></span></div> <div>Once you signed up for the exam you can send the information from the service to Google Calendar or Outlook, the exam code is included.</div> <div> </div></span></span><div><span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal">On My startpage in the service <strong>Examinations you are signed up for</strong>, you can see your examinations and exam code, on what time and in which building the exam is held. You must bring the exam code to the exam.<br /><br /><span></span><strong></strong></span></span><span><span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/Examination%20sign-up.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to a service, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Examination, sign-up/cancel sign up</a><span style="display:inline-block"></span></span></span></span><span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"><br /><a title="Linkt to a FAQ about examination sign up, opens up in a new window" target="_blank" href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/how-to-sign-up.aspx"><img src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" alt="" />How to sign up for examinations</a> - FAQ examination sign up<br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/Examination%20dates.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to the service examination dates, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Search for upcoming examination dates</a><br /></span> </span></div> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 07:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Course-selection.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Course-selection.aspxCourse selection for the spring semester 2018<p><b>​In addition to compulsory courses, many programmes have elective courses. If you have elective courses in your programme, you should make your course selection for the spring semester between 14 November and 5 December. How do I select courses? You make your course selection in the service Select courses/Semester registration. It is important to select courses in time! Select courses/Semester registration Instructions and important dates course selection spring semester</b></p><div>​<span class="text-normal">In addition to compulsory courses, many programmes have elective courses. If you have elective courses in your programme, you should make your course selection for the spring semester between <strong>14 November and 5 December.<br /></strong><br /><strong>How do I select courses?</strong><br />You make your course selection in the service <strong>Select courses/Semester registration</strong>. It is important to select courses in time!<br /><br /><a title="Link to the web service Select courses and Semester registration, opens up in a new tab" target="_blank" href="/en/chalmersstudies/courseinformation/CourseSelection/Pages/CourseSelection.aspx"><img src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" alt="" />Select courses/Semester registration</a><br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/courseinformation/CourseSelection/Pages/Course-selection-next-semester.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to instructions for cours selection, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Instructions and important dates course selection spring semester</a></span></div> <span class="text-normal"></span><p class="ms-rteElement-P"><span><span><span></span></span></span></p> <span class="text-normal"> </span><span class="text-normal"><strong></strong></span><span class="text-normal"></span> <div><span class="text-normal"></span></div> Tue, 05 Dec 2017 07:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/How-to-write-an-effective-resume-CS.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/How-to-write-an-effective-resume-CS.aspxHow to write an effective resume<p><b>​ Please notice that this seminar has been moved. (Old date October 10) A seminar that will give you an opportunity to get some solid advice and practical guidelines on how to write an effective resume for the Swedish labour market. You will learn how to capitilize your strengths and address your weaknesses in a properly presented resume.  Different cultures expect different things from their job applicants, and if you want to have a chance of getting to an interview, it is best you meet their expectations. It is also a good idea to have an overview of what the labor market situation is like in Sweden, both the current situation and historical influences etc, that effect your opportunities to find work. You will not finish this seminar with a completed resume, but you will have a good idea of how to go about buildning a professional document and where to look for further advice and help - and what pitfalls to avoid. ​Register here >>>​</b></p><strong>​<img src="/sv/karriar-jobb/Careers-Service/PublishingImages/Tre_bilder.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:415px;height:82px" /><br />Please notice that this seminar has been moved. (Old date October 10)<br /><br /></strong><div><strong style="background-color:initial">A seminar that will give you an opportunity to get some solid advice and practical guidelines on how to write an effective resume for the Swedish labour market. You will learn how to capitilize your strengths and address your weaknesses in a properly presented resume. </strong><br /></div> <div><div><br /></div> <div>Different cultures expect different things from their job applicants, and if you want to have a chance of getting to an interview, it is best you meet their expectations. It is also a good idea to have an overview of what the labor market situation is like in Sweden, both the current situation and historical influences etc, that effect your opportunities to find work.</div> <div><br /></div> <div>You will not finish this seminar with a completed resume, but you will have a good idea of how to go about buildning a professional document and where to look for further advice and help - and what pitfalls to avoid.</div> <div><br /></div> <a href="https://alumni.chalmers.se/public/showform?fID=386" target="_blank"></a><a href="https://alumni.chalmers.se/public/showform?fID=429" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />​Register here &gt;&gt;&gt;</a>​<br /></div>Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:15:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/future-truth-nobel-week.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/future-truth-nobel-week.aspxThe future of truth - Nobel Week Dialogue<p><b>​Take the opportunity to join Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, policy makers and thought leaders in a day full of stimulating discussions about the Future of Truth. In total, more than 20 panellists will participate, including Maggie Haberman, White House correspondent for The New York Times, Peter Wolodarski, Editor in chief at Dagens Nyheter, Sir Anish Kapoor, artist and Orlando von Einsiedel, director and Joanna Natasegara, producer of the documentary The White Helmets. What does truth mean to you? Can we trust science? Can the truth change? These and many more questions will be highlighted during the dialogue as the theme is approached from a diversity of angles such as economy, media, politics, philosophy, religion, science and culture. Nobel Week Dialogue is arranged in partnership with Carl Bennet AB, City of Gothenburg, Ericsson and Region Vastra Gotaland with support from Sten A Olsson foundation for Research and Culture and is organised by Nobel Media AB. Be there. Discuss, learn and explore! Free, event at the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre in Gothenburg, at 9 December, 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. nobelprize.org</b></p>​Take the opportunity to join Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, policy makers and thought leaders in a day full of stimulating discussions about the Future of Truth.<br /><br />In total, more than 20 panellists will participate, including Maggie Haberman, White House correspondent for The New York Times, Peter Wolodarski, Editor in chief at Dagens Nyheter, Sir Anish Kapoor, artist and Orlando von Einsiedel, director and Joanna Natasegara, producer of the documentary The White Helmets.<br /><br />What does truth mean to you? Can we trust science? Can the truth change? These and many more questions will be highlighted during the dialogue as the theme is approached from a diversity of angles such as economy, media, politics, philosophy, religion, science and culture.<br /><br />Nobel Week Dialogue is arranged in partnership with Carl Bennet AB, City of Gothenburg, Ericsson and Region Vastra Gotaland with support from Sten A Olsson foundation for Research and Culture and is organised by Nobel Media AB.<br />Be there. Discuss, learn and explore!<br /><br />Free, event at the Swedish Exhibition &amp; Congress Centre in Gothenburg, at 9 December, 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.<br /><br /><span><a href="https://www.nobelprize.org/events/nobel-week-dialogue/" target="_blank" title="Link to nobelprize.org, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />nobelprize.org</a><span style="display:inline-block"> </span></span><br />Sat, 09 Dec 2017 10:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign_up.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign_up.aspxSign up for exams in examperiod 2<p><b>​​​​​On November 22 the service Examination sign-up opens for examinations in period 2 (January 8-13). The service is open until December 20. How do I sign-up? Log in to My startpage and use the service Examination sign-up/Cancel sign-up. All upcoming examinations that you can sign up for will be displayed. Once you signed up for the exam you can send the information from the service to Google Calendar or Outlook, the exam code is included.  On My startpage you can see your examinations and exam code, on what time and in which building the exam is held. You must bring the exam code to the exam. Examination sign-up/Cancel sign-up How to sign up for examinations - FAQ examination sign up Search for upcoming examination dates</b></p><div>​​<span class="text-normal"><span></span>​​​On November 22 the </span><span>service Examination sign-up <span style="display:inline-block"></span></span><span><span class="text-normal">opens<span> </span></span></span><span class="text-normal">for examinations in period 2 (January 8-13). The service is open until December 20.</span></div> <span class="text-normal"> <h2 class="ms-rteElement-H2">How do I sign-up?</h2> <div>Log in to My startpage and use the service <strong>Examination sign-up/Cancel sign-up.</strong> All upcoming examinations that you can sign up for will be displayed.</div> <div>Once you signed up for the exam you can send the information from the service to Google Calendar or Outlook, the exam code is included.</div> <div> </div></span><div><span class="text-normal">On My startpage you can see your examinations and exam code, on what time and in which building the exam is held. You must bring the exam code to the exam.<br /><br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/Examination%20sign-up.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to a service, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Examination sign-up/Cancel sign-up</a><br /><a title="Link to a FAQ about examination sign up, opens up in a new tab" target="_blank" href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/how-to-sign-up.aspx"><img src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" alt="" />How to sign up for examinations</a> - FAQ examination sign up<br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/Examination%20dates.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to the service examination dates, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Search for upcoming examination dates</a><span class="text-normal"></span> </span></div> Wed, 20 Dec 2017 07:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/SFRC-Combustion-scholarship.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/SFRC-Combustion-scholarship.aspxSFRC Combustion scholarship<p><b>​To promote interest in combustion technology, Swedish Association for Combustion Research (SFRC) announces one or a few scholarships (10 000 SEK each) for outstanding theses in combustion technology or energy technology related to combustion technology. Who can apply? You have completed a combustion-related degree (MSc or Master) and reported your thesis at one of the following member universities during 2017: Chalmers University of Technology KTH – Royal Institute of Technology Linnaeus University Umeå University Luleå University of Technology How can I apply? By one page summary describing the thesis and the main conclusions. Applications, together with a final thesis, should be sent to kentaro.umeki@ltu.se with the subject "SFRC scholarship" at latest on 2017-12-31. If the thesis was carried out by two people, you can apply jointly. The scholarship will be divided equally between the two authors. The payment of the scholarship will be made in connection with SFRC annual meeting in March 2018 where the winners will be invited to present their work. SFRC is a network to promote research and development of combustion, consisting of members from both academia and industry. SFRC is the Swedish part of International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF). Swedish Association for Combustion Research   International Flame Research Foundation</b></p>​To promote interest in combustion technology, Swedish Association for Combustion Research (SFRC) announces one or a few scholarships (10 000 SEK each) for outstanding theses in combustion technology or energy technology related to combustion technology.<br /><br /><strong>Who can apply?</strong><br />You have completed a combustion-related degree (MSc or Master) and reported your thesis at one of the following member universities during 2017:<br /><ul><li>Chalmers University of Technology </li> <li>KTH – Royal Institute of Technology</li> <li>Linnaeus University</li> <li>Umeå University</li> <li>Luleå University of Technology</li></ul> <br /><strong>How can I apply?</strong><br />By one page summary describing the thesis and the main conclusions. Applications, together with a final thesis, should be sent to <a href="mailto:kentaro.umeki@ltu.se">kentaro.umeki@ltu.se</a> with the subject &quot;SFRC scholarship&quot; at latest on 2017-12-31.<br /><br />If the thesis was carried out by two people, you can apply jointly. The scholarship will be divided equally between the two authors.<br />The payment of the scholarship will be made in connection with SFRC annual meeting in March 2018 where the winners will be invited to present their work.<br /><br />SFRC is a network to promote research and development of combustion, consisting of members from both academia and industry. SFRC is the Swedish part of International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF). <br /><span><a href="http://www.sfrc.se/" title="Link to Swedish Association for Combustion Research, opens up in a new tab" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Swedish Association for Combustion Research</a><span style="display:inline-block"><br /> <br /></span></span><br /><br /><span><a href="http://www.ifrf.net/" target="_blank" title="Link to International Flame Research Foundation, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />International Flame Research Foundation</a><span style="display:inline-block"><br /></span></span><br />Sun, 31 Dec 2017 07:00:00 +0100