The timetable for the Autumn semester up and until week 44 will be published on Timeedit on Tuesday August 4th. The remaining weeks will be published later.
On 2 July, the Swedish government extended the temporary ban for all travel to Sweden until 31 August 2020. It decided at the same time to ease restrictions on several types of traveller. Students have been added to the list of those who may be granted exemption from the prohibition against entering Sweden. The new regulations come into force on 4 July.
- If you are planning to take an exam in August, don’t forget to register! Registration for an exam is carried out at the student portal or in the LiU app at least 10 days before the date of the exam. It is not possible to post-register for an exam.
- If you cannot participate, don’t forget to cancel your registration for the examination!
Linköping University was hit by a phishing attack on Wednesday 24 June that led to the suspension of several LiU co-workers’ accounts, and a few student accounts.
(Updated Friday 26 June, 16:00) Accounts that have fallen for the phishing have been temporarily suspended. Information is now available on how to reactivate your account.
The activation of distance mode this spring has made it clear that it is necessary to introduce a new concept for a “written examination in an examination hall taken in distance mode”. The LiU management has therefore decided to introduce the concept of a “distance exam”.
The start page in Lisam will be updated on 22 June, and the presentation changed to give a better overview of the contents of modern collaboration sites and course rooms. These are becoming increasing popular with users.
Under normal circumstances, the course would culminate in a presentation and networking event in Silicon Valley, USA. Instead, an innovative and creative digital solution had to be quickly put together. "The best event we have had" says Marie Bengtsson, who has been a teacher and organizer during the course.
Security in the gig economy, a solution for long-term unemployment and the creativity of young people are areas in which students of design at LiU have developed new smart services. A 12-credit course in service design has just ended.
By Friday morning, the fire in the laboratory in the Tema Building had been extinguished, and work to assess the damage and find ways to ensure continued operations was under way. It’s too early to have any theories about the cause of the fire.
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Last updated: 2020-06-25