Newshttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/News related to Chalmers University of TechnologyTue, 22 May 2018 09:16:24 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/UNITECH-general-assembly-student-helpers.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/UNITECH-general-assembly-student-helpers.aspxUNITECH general assembly are looking for student helpers<p><b>​UNITECH is a network and a student exchange and internship programme in which Chalmers is one of the academic partners. As an academic partner Chalmers arranges the UNITECH General Assembly week every 9th year. This year the GA week will take place 25-31 August on campus Johanneberg.</b></p><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">​Job assignments</h4> <div>As a Student Helper you will work together with other students with different tasks. For example, manning of the registration desk, help participants in different kind of questions, put rooms/places in order for seminars or group work. The responsible Project assistant will do the timetable for the Student Helper team. </div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Qualifications</h4> <div>To be qualified for the position you are an active student at the bachelor or master level at Chalmers, fluent in English, familiar with campus and its vicinity. It’s a qualification to have previous experience in arranging and organizing large events, such as Charm or similar. Ability to cooperate is important.</div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Additional information</h4> <div>This is an intermittent employment where you as a Student Helper will be paid for the hours you work. The remuneration level is according to our regulations and will be paid per hour in arrears. The amount of working hours is individually set in a dialogue with the Project Assistant.</div> <div> </div> <div><strong>Student Helpers, 6-8 people, </strong>for UNITECH general assembly week project</div> <div><strong>Type of employment: </strong>employed by the hour, from 20 August (if necessary some hours in the week before, even the weekend can come up) until 31 August.</div> <div><strong>Extent: </strong>Timetabled according to agreement</div> <div><strong>Location: </strong>Student Union Building</div> <div><strong>First day of employment: </strong>Provisionally 20 August or earlier.</div> <div><strong>For further information please contact: </strong><a href="mailto:ingcar@chalmers.se">Ing-Britt Carlsson</a>, Chalmers International Mobility Group, CIM</div> <div><strong>Closing date: </strong>2018-06-10</div>Tue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/New-system-upgrades-student-services.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/New-system-upgrades-student-services.aspxTime to try something new!<p><b>​From now on several services on the Student Portal looks different. You can now log-in and plan your studies on your pages in Ladok, which you reach from the Student Portal. On this page you register on each course every study period, sign-up for exams, create certificates and more. ​​​</b></p><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">​Update your contact information</h4> <div>Log in to your student page in new Ladok, which you access via your Student Portal homepage. Use your CID (Chalmers ID) to log in. Go to My Pages and update email, current address and phone number, to get relevant information from the university to an email address you always check.</div> <div><br /></div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Which services are open again?</h4> <div>The services are listed on My startpage at Student Portal <span>as usual<span style="display:inline-block"></span></span>, but you will be linked to your student page in Ladok to use them. The services will look a little different and you will find them under new tabs and they may be called by other names.</div> <ul><li>Create transcript of records </li> <li>Create certificate of registrations </li> <li>Re-registration on course </li> <li>Early interruption on course </li> <li>View selected and registered courses </li> <li>Apply for Degree Certificate </li> <li>Courses registration</li></ul> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Make it a good habit to sign up as early as possible</h4> <div>You’ll notice the new system most clearly when you should register on courses, and sign up for exams. From 1 August, you can log in to your student page in Ladok and see between which dates to register for your courses in the autumn semester. Different courses have different registration dates and you see which dates apply under each course. Keep in mind that you must be registered on the course to be allowed to take it and it is your responsibility to ensure that you are registered at the right courses, on time.</div> <div> </div> <div>Make it a good habit to register for your courses when the registration opens. You make your teachers and examiners happy. If you are not registered you will not be able to access the course homepage and can’t register for the exams.</div> <div> </div> Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/System-upgrade-new-services.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/System-upgrade-new-services.aspxSystem upgrade provides new student services<p><b>​In May, Chalmers switches to an updated study administrative system, new Ladok. Several of the services at Student Portal will therefore be moved to a new interface. This means that some of the services will look differently, new services are added and you will notice that some terms change their names. ​​​​​​​</b></p><div>​<span style="background-color:initial">Between 9-21 May, several of the services are closed when the old system will be replaced by the new one. If you need to use any of the services at Student Portal, be sure to do so soon.</span></div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Which services are closed from 9 to 21 May?</h4> <ul><li>Create transcript of records </li> <li>Create certificate of registrations </li> <li>Re-registration on course </li> <li>Early interruption on course </li> <li>View selected and registered courses </li> <li>Applications for Degree Certificate, <a href="/en/chalmersstudies/degree-system/Pages/DegreeCertificateApplyThisWay.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to apply this way, opens up in a new tab">use the application form to apply</a> </li> <li>Select courses, the course selection is closed, a selection among the applicants is ongoing between 3 May and 13 August.</li></ul> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Which services work as usual? </h4> <ul><li>Examination, sign-up/cancel sign up </li> <li>Examination dates (search) </li> <li>Apply for and view external credit transfer </li> <li>Search course </li> <li>Search programme </li> <li>Services as schedules in Timeedit and course homepages in PingPong<br /> </li></ul> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Which services will disappear?</h4> <div><ul><li>The road to my degree</li></ul></div>Thu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/IDEA-League-Summer-schools.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/IDEA-League-Summer-schools.aspxIDEA League Summer schools 2018 – Apply now<p><b></b></p>​The IDEA League is a focused network of leading European universities of science and technology. Its members are TU Delft, RWTH Aachen, ETH Zurich, Politecnico di Milano and Chalmers University of Technology.<br /><br />All students at Master's level are now invited to apply for Summer Schools within the IDEA League network. In the link below you will find information about the content, participation details and how to apply for a Summer School. <br /><br /><strong>Note! Deadline to apply is 4 May.</strong><br /><br /><a href="http://idealeague.org/summerschool/" target="_blank" title="Link to IDEA League, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />IDEA League Summer schools</a><br /><br />Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/apply-degree-certificate-affected.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/apply-degree-certificate-affected.aspxBetween 15 April and 22 May the way to apply for degree certificate is affected<p><b>​In May Chalmers will update to a new study administrative system. Therefore, there will be a temporary stop in the service Apply for your Master's Degree Certificate on the Student Portal.</b></p>​<br />Application forms on paper will be accepted but not handled and will be given 22 May as <span>arrival<span style="display:inline-block"> </span></span> date. The processing time will also be longer.<br /> <br /><strong>15 April </strong>Last day to apply for a Degree Certificate through the service in the Student Portal.<br /><strong>16 April – 21 May </strong>Use the application form (pdf-file) on the link below to apply. The applications will be dated and processed after 22 May and the handling time will be extended.<br /><strong>22 May </strong>The service <span>Apply for your Master's Degree Certificate<span style="display:inline-block"></span></span> on the Student Portal will reopen.<br /><br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/degree-system/Pages/DegreeCertificateApplyThisWay.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to Degree Certificate - apply this way, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Degree Certificate - Apply this way</a><br />Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/UNITECH-general-assembly-project-assistant.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/UNITECH-general-assembly-project-assistant.aspxUNITECH general assembly week are looking for a project assistant<p><b>​ UNITECH is a network and a student exchange and internship programme in which Chalmers is one of the academic partners. As an academic partner Chalmers arranges the UNITECH General Assembly week every 9th year. This year the GA week will take place on 25-31August, at Chalmers Campus Johanneberg.</b></p><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">​Job assignments</h4> <div>As a project assistant you will be responsible for recruiting and setting up the team of student helpers that will be helping out before and during the general assembly week. You will also help with other planning before the GA week and practical work during the week. Most of the work will take place in August but some planning work will also have to take place during the spring and early summer 2018.</div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Qualifications</h4> <div>To be qualified for the position you are an active student at bachelor or master level, with intimate knowledge about Chalmers. Preferably you are a student at Chalmers. To be qualified you should have previous experience in arranging and organizing large events, such as the career fair CHARM or similar. You should also have experience in leading other students is such situations. Personal experience from the UNITECH programme is a merit.</div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Additional information</h4> <div>This is an intermittent employment where you as a project assistant will be paid for the hours you work. The remuneration level is according to our regulations and will be paid per hour in arrears. The amount of working hours is individually set in a dialogue with the responsible person.</div> <div> </div> <p class="chalmersElement-P"><strong>Project assistant, </strong>one, for UNITECH general assembly week project</p> <p class="chalmersElement-P"><strong>Type of employment: </strong>fixed-term employment, spring term (study period 4) and summer until 31 August, 2018</p> <div><strong>Extent: </strong>50% in the beginning and full time later.</div> <div><strong>Location: </strong>Student- and Education Office, Sven Hultins gata 6.</div> <div><strong>First day of employment: </strong>2018-05-04</div> <div> </div> <div>Please send your letter of interest and CV to <a href="mailto:ing-britt.carlsson@chalmers.se">ing-britt.carlsson@chalmers.se</a> on 27 April, at the latest. </div> <div> </div> <div>For further information please contact:</div> <div><a href="mailto:lenap@chalmers.se">Lena Peterson</a> </div> <div><a href="mailto:ing-britt.carlsson@chalmers.se">Ing-Britt Carlsson</a> </div> <div> <br /><a href="https://www.unitech-international.org/" target="_blank" title="Link to UNITECH International, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />UNITECH International</a><br /></div>Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Propose-workshops-Sustainability-Day.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Propose-workshops-Sustainability-Day.aspxPropose workshops to Chalmers Sustainability Day<p><b>​Chalmers Sustainability Day is back, on October 23. Save the date! This year's theme is Good Health and Well-being. Submit proposals until April 20, but the sooner the better.</b></p><br />​The program will be based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Agenda 2030) and the overall theme is Good Health and Well-being. The health theme is represented in goal 3, but is interrelated to all of the 17 global goals.<br /> <br />Health issues concern individuals, groups and society at large – from a local to global level. Chalmers can contribute in important ways to achieve goal 3 through research and innovation. Additionally, our work for good health and well-being is also a prerequisite for Chalmers as a sustainable environment for students and employees.<br /> <br />The Sustainability Day will start and end with a joint program in RunAn. In between, the focus will be on interactive workshops spread out in Chalmers different environments. These workshops will showcase Chalmers's strengths and capabilities as well as describe the challenges we face. To gain a broad commitment, we are now seeking proposals for interesting and relevant workshops. <span><span><span style="display:inline-block"></span></span></span><span><span><span><span style="display:inline-block"></span></span></span>Please contibute with proposals and ideas in the form below, at the latest on April 20.<span style="display:inline-block"></span></span><br /> <br /><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZ3f9wRjn7G_wxVYZvxoPwl1uhFYDPOWrxwyzxT0WUmKqAOA/viewform" target="_blank" title="Link to a form, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Submit your proposals here</a> <br />Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/making-campus-equal-free-from-sexism.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/making-campus-equal-free-from-sexism.aspxBe part of making campus equal and free from sexism<p><b>​Chalmers and Chalmers student union have joined forces in the project Fokus jämställdhet (Focus Equality) to battle sexism and discrimination on campus, in all possible aspects.</b></p>​<br />We need your help! During the start-up phase we need people for our focus group. Students, teachers, PhD's, staff - anyone  who want to be part of making Chalmers a place where everyone is welcome, but not all behaviors, can join.<br /><br /><strong>You will:</strong><br /><ul><li>Act as sounding board for the project</li> <li>Visualize needs</li> <li>Contribute with ideas for change and activities</li> <li>If needed, form developing teams for specific questions</li> <li>Participate at your own pace – you decide the amount of committment</li></ul>  <br /><strong>Start: </strong>Wednesday, March 21, 9.30-11.30, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/606017669790504/" target="_blank" title="Link to facebook, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />more info in the facebook-event</a><br /><strong>How: </strong>Joint workshop with brainstorming and processing solution based measures and activities.<br /><br /><a href="https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDNq7_kf2figvwNhaQZlljaL5cnXzyT-GJ7h5PJ-mBQayBvQ/viewform" target="_blank" title="Link to a form, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" /><span>Sign up here<span style="display:inline-block"></span></span></a>Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/opening-hours-exam-weeks.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/opening-hours-exam-weeks.aspxOpening hours at the Student Centre during the exam weeks<p><b>​The Student Centre on campus Johanneberg will change the opening hours during the exam weeks this spring semester.</b></p><p class="chalmersElement-P">​</p> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">Opening hours during the exam weeks</h4> <ul><li>March 10-17, at 12.00-14.00.</li> <li>April 4-6 april, at 12.00-14.00.</li> <li>May 26 maj-June 2, at 12.00-14.00.</li> <li>June 5-8, at 12.00-14.00.<br /></li></ul> <div>On campus Lindholmen the Student Centre is also open Monday-Friday at 12:00 to 14:00.</div> <br />Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Walking-path-blocked.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Walking-path-blocked.aspxWalking path at Chalmersplatsen will be blocked on 20/2, 27/2 and 7/3<p><b>​ The office building at Chalmersplatsen 4 is renovated. Due to security reasons when there are large deliveries to the construction site, parts of the walkway will be blocked on 20/2, 27/2 and 7/3.</b></p>Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Now-we-are-chalmers-student.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/Now-we-are-chalmers-student.aspxNow we are chalmers.student on Instagram and Facebook!<p><b>​Now we change name to chalmers.student on Instagram and Facebook. Just because we want to create even better content for you students!</b></p>We post both with and for you. The daily student life is combined with the extraordinary inspiring storys. You wanna join us and create the story of Chalmers? Start by following us! Then contact us if you have a story to tell. <br /><br /><a href="https://www.instagram.com/chalmers.student/" target="_blank" title="Link to Instagram, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Follow us on Instagram</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/StudentChalmers/" target="_blank" title="Link to facebook, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Follow us on Facebook</a><br />Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/english_engineers.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/english_engineers.aspxInterested in working on your English language and communication skills?<p><b>​Check out the highly rated courses where you will work with both academic and professional English communication skills!</b></p><div><br /><ul><li>FSP046 English for Engineers: advanced academic and professional English communication skills (Thursday mornings)</li> <li>FSP055 English: intermediate speaking and listening</li> <li>LSP505 Technical Writing for Master’s Studies: focus on writing at Master’s level (Friday afternoons)</li></ul></div> <div>Come and join us! If you have any questions, get in contact with <a href="mailto:becky@chalmers.se">Becky Bergman</a> </div>Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/New-visiting-address-service-functions.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/New-visiting-address-service-functions.aspxNew visiting address for several service functions<p><b>​Several service functions for students at campus Johanneberg is moving to new premises on the Christmas holidays. When the spring semester begins on January 15 come to Sven Hultins gata 8 to visit:</b></p><div>​<img src="/SiteCollectionImages/porträtt-personal/studievagledare_utbildningssekreterare.jpg" alt="Groupphoto of student guidance counsellors and directors of studies" class="chalmersPosition-FloatLeft" style="margin:5px" /></div> <div> </div> <ul><li>Student Guidance Counsellors </li> <li>Directors of Studies</li> <li>Central Study and Career Guidance Counsellor</li> <li>Careers Service</li> <li>Contact persons for exchange students (CIM)</li> <li>Disability Coordinator</li></ul> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div>Don’t forget to make an appointment. </div> <div><a href="/en/contactservice/studentscenters/Pages/studentcentres.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to student centres, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />You can find contact information at the Student Portal.</a></div> <div> </div> <h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">The following service functions is not moving</h4> <div>Student Guidance Counsellors and Directors of Studies at campus Lindholmen are located as usual in the Saga building.</div> <div><span>You can visit <span>t</span></span>he Student Centres as usual in the Library on campus Johanneberg and in the Saga building at campus Lindholmen.</div> <div> </div> <div><a href="http://maps.chalmers.se/#a85a8be2-4ff6-4e39-9880-c2adb2a7626f" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Map campus Johanneberg</a> </div> <div><a href="http://maps.chalmers.se/#c5d6ba21-7336-49f7-aef7-b161fcc91ad7" target="_blank" title="Link to maps.chalmers.se, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Map campus Lindholmen </a></div>Mon, 18 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/survey-essay-mills.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/survey-essay-mills.aspxParticipate in a global survey about the use of essay mills<p><b>​The survey will look at your study behaviors, your knowledge, and use, of essay mills, as well as what pressures may lead other students to use these services.</b></p>​<br />The outcomes will be used to understand student study behaviors so that the universities can look to provide better educational experiences for students which focus on honesty and academic integrity. <br /><br />Read more and participate in the survey on <br /><a href="http://gems-project.limequery.com/23" target="_blank" title="Link to Global Essay Mills Survey, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Global Essay Mills Survey</a><br />Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/unwanted_conduct_sexual_harassment.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Pages/unwanted_conduct_sexual_harassment.aspxIf you are subjected to unwanted conduct or sexual harassment<p><b>​Report it. It is the University's responsibility to investigate what has happened as soon as we have been made aware of it.</b></p>​<br />You can always go to your Student Guidance Counsellor, Student Ombud, the Social Unit at the Student's Union or to the Student Safety Representative (SAMO) for your programme. You also have the option of contacting your Head of Programme. Regardless of whom you choose to contact, the person is obliged to ensure that an investigation is carried out.<br /><br />Once the University is informed, the Equality and Diversity Coordinator, Bruno Rudström, promptly conducts an investigation. He talks with all parties involved in order to obtain a picture of what has happened and proposes suitable actions. Sometimes notifying the police is considered. Personal support is available for persons who have been subjected to sexual harassment.<br /><br />The perpetrator(s) carrying out the harassment can be subject to disciplinary measures. This entails reporting the incident to the Disciplinary Board, which can decide on suspension from studies for a specified period of time.<br /><br /><a href="/en/contactservice/Contacts_masters_programmes/Pages/Master-programmes.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to Student Guidance Counsellors, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Student Guidance Counsellor</a><br /><a href="/en/contactservice/Contacts_masters_programmes/Pages/Master-programmes.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to Student Guidance Counsellors, opens up in a new tab"><span></span></a><a href="/en/contactservice/Pages/Equalitycontact.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to Equality Contact, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Equality Contact<span style="display:inline-block"></span></a><br /><a href="/en/contactservice/Pages/Studentombud.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to Student Ombud, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Student Ombud</a><br /><br />Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100