News from 2022 Research Notes Letter vol. 5, issue 2 <p>We present&nbsp;Research Notes Letter&nbsp;vol. 5, issue 1. This publication includes abstracts on some of the most recent publications concerning the Baltic Sea Region and our ten BUP themes. This issue of the Research Notes Letter contains 15 scientific abstracts on current research conducted at the BUP participating universities.</p> Mon, 12 Dec 2022 08:33:00 GMT 2022-12-12T08:33:00Z Call for applications to the BUP Master Thesis Training <p>The Master Thesis Training is an opportunity for master students to get supervision from an expert from a BUP participating university.&nbsp;This training offers an interdisciplinary learning experience, with sustainability as a shared concept.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2022 14:47:00 GMT 2022-11-23T14:47:00Z New Centre Director Czech Republic <p>We welcome Ivana Adamikov&aacute;, M.Sc,&nbsp;Director of the Center for international cooperation at&nbsp;University of Ostrava as our new Centre Director in Czech Republic. Ivana has shared with us some thoughts about her new position as well as her past experiences that can benefit her work.</p> Wed, 23 Nov 2022 11:01:00 GMT 2022-11-23T11:01:00Z The BUP book Celebration of three decades is now available <p>In 2021, The Baltic University Programme celebrated its 30-year anniversary. To mark this occation the BUP Coordinating Secretariat, with the help of students and scholars,&nbsp;have created the book&nbsp;<em>Celebration of three decades.</em></p> Wed, 16 Nov 2022 09:17:00 GMT 2022-11-16T09:17:00Z The BUP PhD Award 2022 winners <p>We proudly presented the winners of the BUP PhD Award 2022:&nbsp;Ignė Stalmokaitė in the reserach area&nbsp;Social Sciences and Humanities and&nbsp;Krzysztof Piotrowski&nbsp;in the reserach area Natural Sciences, Technology and Engineering. The winners 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-review scientific journal.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2022 08:07:00 GMT 2022-11-09T08:07:00Z Application open for internship during spring 2023 <p>The Baltic University Programme's Coordinating Secretariat now welcome&nbsp;applications for the position as intern during spring 2023. Offering internships is one way that&nbsp;the BUP strives towards supporting students in their first career steps.</p> Thu, 13 Oct 2022 08:55:00 GMT 2022-10-13T08:55:00Z First course on the BUP Course Platform <p>The BUP Coordinating Secretariat are happy to announce that we have now published our first&nbsp;massive open online course&nbsp;(MOOC) on the BUP Course Platform. The course&nbsp;Climate Change in the Baltic Sea Region is now available as a&nbsp;self-paced and free of charge course.</p> Fri, 23 Sep 2022 11:55:00 GMT 2022-09-23T11:55:00Z International Tourism Congress ITC2022 <p>The ITC2022 is organized by the Faculty of Geographical Sciences, University of Lodz&nbsp;in cooperation with CiTUR Centre for Tourism Research, Development and Innovation, with financial support from the BUP.&nbsp;ITC2022 will be held on 17-19&nbsp;November&nbsp;2022 at&nbsp;University of Lodz.</p> Thu, 28 Jul 2022 07:25:00 GMT 2022-07-28T07:25:00Z Applications open for Student Ambassadors autumn 2022 <p>The BUP Coordinating Secretariat calls for students and PhD students at BUP participating universities, who are interested in becoming Student Ambassadors during the autumn term of 2022.&nbsp;As a Student Ambassador, you are asked to promote BUP as an organisation and our events and activities among your fellow students and academic staff.</p> Tue, 19 Jul 2022 07:17:00 GMT 2022-07-19T07:17:00Z Research Notes Letter vol. 5, issue 1 <p>We present&nbsp;Research Notes Letter&nbsp;vol. 5, issue 1. This publication includes abstracts on some of the most recent publications concerning the Baltic Sea Region and our ten BUP Themes. This issue of the Research Notes Letter contains 16 scientific abstracts on current research conducted at the BUP participating universities.</p> Thu, 07 Jul 2022 09:53:00 GMT 2022-07-07T09:53:00Z International conference “Sustainable Consumption and Production: How to Make it Possible” <p>Institute of Environmental Engineering at Kaunas University of Technology in cooperation with BUP invites you to the&nbsp;4th international conference&nbsp;&ldquo;Sustainable Consumption and Production: How to Make it Possible&rdquo;. During the conference it&nbsp;is intended for researchers to examine the challenges arising when transforming economy and societies according to the European Green Deal roadmap.</p> Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:38:00 GMT 2022-06-30T14:38:00Z BUP PhD Students Training 2022 <p>The BUP announces the&nbsp;2022&nbsp;PhD Students Training that will take place 23-27 November 2022&nbsp;at Lodz University of Technology,&nbsp;Poland. The participants will have different nationalities and academic backgrounds: Engineering, Social Sciences/Humanities and of Life Sciences/Environmental Sciences.&nbsp;The program of the training includes: lectures, workshops, students&rsquo; presentations of PhD work, individual consultancies of PhD work with international experts.</p> <p></p> Tue, 21 Jun 2022 11:30:00 GMT 2022-06-21T11:30:00Z Applications open for BUP PhD workshop <p>The workshop &ldquo;Societies, Cultures, Critical Theories&rdquo; aims at strengthening collaboration and find novel ways of interaction between PhD students from participating universities of The Baltic University Programme (BUP), in the name of supporting the key role that universities play in a democratic, peaceful and sustainable development. Deadline for applications is&nbsp;22 August 2022.</p> Wed, 15 Jun 2022 07:48:00 GMT 2022-06-15T07:48:00Z BUP Annual Report 2021 <p>In the 2021 Annual Report you can read more about our Space Bridges 2.0, the BUP Symposium 2021, the BUP course platform, the Digital at home project, the Student Ambassadors, the Secretariats and so much more.</p> <p></p> Fri, 10 Jun 2022 12:57:00 GMT 2022-06-10T12:57:00Z New student representatives <p>During the BUP student conference&nbsp;the participating student made their voices heard and voted for two new student representatives for the&nbsp;the BUP international board. The students that were elected are&nbsp;Tereza Homolova&nbsp;from University of Ostrava and&nbsp;Seymur Ingilabli from&nbsp;University of Lodz. They have both shared with us their thoughts and aims with their new roles.</p> Wed, 01 Jun 2022 12:27:00 GMT 2022-06-01T12:27:00Z BUP Symposium 2022 <p style="margin-left:0px">The BUP announces the&nbsp;Symposium 2022 that will be held&nbsp;8-9 November&nbsp;online via Zoom.&nbsp;Day 1&nbsp;will feature oral presentations from researchers from BUP participating universities in the Baltic Sea Region.&nbsp;Day 2&nbsp;will feature sessions that focuses on research matchmaking.</p> <p style="margin-left:0px"></p> Thu, 19 May 2022 09:50:00 GMT 2022-05-19T09:50:00Z ESD Science Lab 2022 for BUP teachers <p>The Baltic University Programme (BUP) calls for applicants&nbsp;to an exciting research professional development opportunity for&nbsp;BUP teachers&nbsp;that are interested in publishing their most recent work in Education for Sustainable Development (ESD).</p> Wed, 11 May 2022 12:21:00 GMT 2022-05-11T12:21:00Z New Centre Director in Estonia <p>We welcome&nbsp;Tiina Elvisto, PhD,&nbsp;Associate Professor at&nbsp;Tallinn University as our new Centre Director in Estonia. Tiina has shared with us some thoughts about her new position as well as her history with The Baltic University Programme.</p> Fri, 06 May 2022 08:42:00 GMT 2022-05-06T08:42:00Z New Ukrainian colleague <p>This week the Coordinating Secretariat in Uppsala has welcomed our new colleague Lidiia Hryniv to the office. Lidiia is a&nbsp;Doctor of economic sciences and Professor of Ivan Franko Lviv National University.</p> Thu, 05 May 2022 11:28:00 GMT 2022-05-05T11:28:00Z Internship announcement for Ukrainian students <p>Due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, The Baltic University Programme (BUP) wishes to aid one Ukrainian student by offering an internship during the spring and summer of 2022 at the Coordinating secretariat of the programme located at Uppsala University, Sweden.</p> Fri, 08 Apr 2022 09:28:00 GMT 2022-04-08T09:28:00Z Internship announcement for autumn 2022 <p>The Baltic University Programme (BUP) would like to support students in their first career steps. Therefore, we wish to welcome students from the&nbsp;BUP participating universities&nbsp;to apply for an internship during the autumn of 2022 at the Coordinating secretariat of the programme located at Uppsala University, Sweden.</p> Fri, 08 Apr 2022 09:16:00 GMT 2022-04-08T09:16:00Z The BUP student conference 2022 <p>The Baltic University Programme&rsquo;s coordinating secretariat at Uppsala University and Slovak University of Agriculture, can proudly present the BUP&rsquo;s annual student conference 2022. This year, we are focusing on the topic&nbsp;<em>Resilient food systems from a Baltic Sea Region perspective</em>.</p> Tue, 22 Mar 2022 15:24:00 GMT 2022-03-22T15:24:00Z Support Ukrainian scientists abroad <p>The BUP Associate Secretariat at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany, has started an initiative titled &quot;Baltic Science Bridge&quot;. The idea is to provide support to Ukrainian scholars and scientists unable to work in the country due to the war, with an opportunity to live and perform some academic work in a Baltic Sea country which is not part of the conflict.&nbsp;<em>All BUP member universities are invited to join and offer this&nbsp;extremely vital support.</em></p> <p></p> <p></p> Fri, 04 Mar 2022 16:20:00 GMT 2022-03-04T16:20:00Z Statement regarding the current war in Ukraine <p style="margin-left:0px">This is to inform all BUP colleagues about the current situation for the Baltic University Programme (BUP) as an organisation in light of the war in Ukraine.</p> Thu, 03 Mar 2022 22:15:00 GMT 2022-03-03T22:15:00Z Looking for teachers in Sustainable Tourism <p>Currently, the BUP is&nbsp;updating the course material focusing on developing course modules connected to the BUP Themes. They&nbsp;are designed and will be offered as <em>Massive Open Online Courses </em>(MOOCs). This means that they are accessed&nbsp;independent of time and place, as a full self-paced learning distance courses.</p> Tue, 01 Feb 2022 13:12:00 GMT 2022-02-01T13:12:00Z The BUP PhD Award 2022 <p>The nomination for the Baltic University Programme (BUP) PhD Award 2022 is now open. The BUP supports high-quality research promoting sustainable development in a Baltic Sea region context. The award is established in two research areas: (1) Natural Sciences, Technology and Engineering and (2) Social Sciences and Humanities.</p> Fri, 04 Feb 2022 13:05:00 GMT 2022-02-04T13:05:00Z Call for application to host a BUP event <p>This year BUP has an opportunity to give support to colleagues at BUP participating universities that are ready to host and organise a BUP academic event/activity that is of interest and relevance to sustainability and a Baltic Sea Region perspective, and that encourage interdisciplinary co-operations.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Jan 2022 16:21:00 GMT 2022-01-20T16:21:00Z Support for young scholars <p>This year, we will support young scholars - PhD students, PhDs that have newly defended their thesis (max 2 years ago) and post doc. fellows - by inviting you to present your research at the BUP Symposium fall 2022 and give you the opportunity to publish a full paper in any of our special issues that BUP is the guest editor of.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 21 Jan 2022 15:35:00 GMT 2022-01-21T15:35:00Z Announcing the BUP's Rector's conference 2022 <p>This year the BUP and Uppsala University have the pleasure to welcome the Rectors of our participating universities to the 6th BUP Rectors Conference. This recurrent event is aimed to gather the rectors to discuss issues of strategic importance for the universities:&nbsp; Sustainability, Internationalisation and Quality Assurance.</p> Thu, 13 Jan 2022 16:05:00 GMT 2022-01-13T16:05:00Z New participating university: Zaporizhzhia National University <p>We are glad to announce that our programme is growing with new participating university, as Zaporizhzhia National University, in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine joins the programme.</p> Thu, 13 Jan 2022 15:40:00 GMT 2022-01-13T15:40:00Z