News from 2024 A big BUP thanks to Sinikka! <p>The BUP has been around for more than 30 years. A colleague who has been with us for the whole ride is Sinikka Suomalainen who has been working with the BUP since the very beginning. In April 2024 Sinikka will retire from her position as Planning Officer at the Associated Secretariat and Finnish National BUP Centre in Finland. We wish to extend a big thank you to Sinikka for all that she has contributed with!</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2024 07:21:00 GMT 2024-04-16T07:21:00Z The BUP announces Science and Sail 2024 <p>The Baltic University Programme (BUP) and Klaipėda University, proudly present Science and Sail 2024, a summer school with a focus on the Baltic Sea Environment. Accepted students will be studying the sensitive Baltic Sea Environment, both on land and at sea with leading experts from across the region.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2024 07:28:00 GMT 2024-04-11T07:28:00Z BUP educational material bank <p>As part of our efforts to develop and make educational materials widely available within the Programme, we are happy to announce that we have launched the BUP educational material bank. The material bank is envisioned to give colleagues at BUP participating universities the opportunity to download and use a wide range of material while creating local courses at their university.</p> <p style="margin-left:0px"></p> Thu, 04 Apr 2024 07:30:00 GMT 2024-04-04T07:30:00Z CAPABLE PhD student training 2024 <p>The Baltic University Programme (BUP) can proudly present the CAPABLE PhD student training 2024, a three-part training series open for PhD students from BUP&rsquo;s participating universities.&nbsp;The event will take place&nbsp;<em>11-14 November 2024</em>.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2024 09:45:00 GMT 2024-03-28T09:45:00Z The BUP Annual Report 2023 <p>After an eventful year we are happy to share with you the Annual Report from 2023.&nbsp;During the past year, we have, among many things, hosted the 10th PhD Students Training, Teachers' Course, Science and Sail, student conferences and so much more.</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2024 09:24:00 GMT 2024-03-26T09:24:00Z The BUP announces BUP Teachers’ Day 2024 <p>This online event will bring&nbsp;the science of compassion into higher education. During the afternoon of 16 April, all colleagues at BUP participating universities are invited to&nbsp;get an introduction to SEE Learning (Social, Emotional and Ethical Learning).</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2024 13:05:00 GMT 2024-03-12T13:05:00Z Special BUP conference session <p>As a part of the Polish BUP Presidency we are pleased to announce this&nbsp;special session at the second Scientific Conference from the series &quot;Universities&nbsp;facing challenges of sustainable development&quot;.&nbsp;The&nbsp;session aims to review activities and good practices in relation to how universities are involved in the implementation of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2024 13:19:00 GMT 2024-03-05T13:19:00Z Welcome to apply to International Scientific Symposium <p>This symposium is titled 'The Role of Universities and Research for Sustainable Regional Development' and it will be held on <em>21-23 April 2024&nbsp;</em>at the Bialystok University of Technology, Poland.&nbsp;As a part of the Polish BUP Presidency, this event focuses on BUP colleagues, and the BUP will cover two nights' accommodation as well as food.</p> Mon, 26 Feb 2024 08:17:00 GMT 2024-02-26T08:17:00Z The BUP announces the PhD Award <p>This award is a distinction given to the authors of what is judged to be the most qualified PhD work defended at any of the BUP participating universities. The winners will receive a prize in the form of a diploma and support of up to a maximum of 1000&euro; for either attending a scientific conference or publishing in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.</p> Thu, 22 Feb 2024 07:23:00 GMT 2024-02-22T07:23:00Z The BUP announces the Mobility Grant <p>The aim of the grant is to develop and strengthen cooperation among young researchers in the Baltic Sea Region by covering travel and accommodation for a research project. The awarded maximum is a total value of 3000 Euros.</p> Thu, 08 Feb 2024 09:09:00 GMT 2024-02-08T09:09:00Z Submit an abstract to the Research Notes Letter <p>We welcome colleagues to submit their abstracts to this publication&nbsp;which will include&nbsp;abstracts on some of the most recent publications concerning the Baltic Sea Region and our ten BUP themes.&nbsp;The abstracts presented in the Research Notes Letter are accompanied by information on authors, information on their affiliation, keywords,&nbsp;citations, and a link to the full paper.</p> Thu, 08 Feb 2024 08:31:00 GMT 2024-02-08T08:31:00Z The BUP Student Conference 2024 <p>The Baltic University Programme&rsquo;s Coordinating Secretariat at Uppsala University and Poznan University of Technology are pleased to announce the BUP&rsquo;s annual Student Conference for 2024. This year&rsquo;s conference is entitled 'Changed circumstances and new threats for sustainability in the Baltic Sea Region'. The conference takes place&nbsp;<em>15-18 April</em> in Poznan, Poland.</p> Thu, 18 Jan 2024 10:06:00 GMT 2024-01-18T10:06:00Z