Cecilia Bödker Pedersen is general secretary of the Storasyster organisation and campaigns for a society free from sexual violence. Martin Hultman, docent at Chalmers University of Technology, conducts research into why we do not act more forcefully against climate change. These two are Alumni of the Year at Linköping University, 2021.
It is now possible to get vaccinated against Covid-19 on campus. Temporary vaccination centres will be set up on Campus Valla and Campus Norrköping on two Tuesdays in September, 14 and 21.
Are you churning over in your mind the recent shooting incidents in Linköping? Student Health offers help in the form of counselling and advice.
Every Wednesday and Thursday throughout the autumn, the police will carry out exercises in empty premises in the Terra Building. During the exercises, police personnel and police vehicles will be present on campus.
Students can expect a gradual return to campus-based teaching this autumn. In an email message, the vice-chancellor welcomes students to an autumn term permeated by hope.
Don't forget that you need to register for your courses. Here you can find when registration is available for your Faculty and remember that the sooner you register the better.
LiU will provide information in the next few days about how the return from the current situation is to be carried out. This is against the background of the announcement from the Swedish government about the discontinuation of corona-related restrictions.
From 6 September, students and student associations are allowed to book a room. This applies to the rest of the autumn term 2021, provided that the current restrictions apply. Rooms are booked via TimeEdit.
On Wednesday 8 September, new and current students are welcome to the Kalas event. “Of course we hope that every student attends”, says Ronja Isaksson, one of this year’s two Kalas generals.
September 8 Studenthuset closes at 1 pm due to the Kalasmottagningen.
This year, it is 100 years since universal suffrage and equal rights to vote were introduced, and women voted for the first time. This is a jubilee worth celebrating – and one that should give pause for thought. At LiU, we are contributing to this by illuminating some of the work at the university associated with democracy.
From 6 September, Kårservice will offer study places in the writing room in Kårallen. The hall is also possible to book for events.
Note that you should limit your presence on campus and stay home at the slightest symptom.
The LiU University library shows you how you can make the best use of the library's resources, both digitally and physically. When you as a new student have registered for your course and retrieved your LiU card, you can start using all the library's resources, such as e-books, e-journals, databases, and reserve and borrow books.
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Last updated: 2021-09-22