September lights became a popular festivity
The September lights event, which was organised during the evening of 25 September at Öster in central Jönköping, became a popular festivity and was well visited. The event is co-organised with Jönköping Municipality, and this year, students from “Kulturskolan” also performed.
The AI day puts Jönköping on the AI map
On 30 September, the School of Engineering at Jönköping University and Science Park will organize the AI Day to show that Jönköping is an important place for AI in Sweden. The target group for the event is companies in the Jönköping region. The livestream of the AI Day is free and open to everyone - register no later than 29 September.
They became Alumni of the Year 2021
On Wednesday 22 September, the ceremony was held where five former students from Jönköping University (JU) were praised for their contribution for JU. Mats Jackson, Executive Vice President at JU, presented the prizes to the five alumni, one from each school, and from Jönköping University Enterprise. After the award ceremony, a panel discussion was held with the prize winners.
Five day Sustainability Festival held at Jönköping University
From 27 September to 1 October, the Jönköping University Sustainability Festival is organized. This year's main theme is how higher education can play a critical role in helping the transition towards sustainable societies.
Lighting design students light up Jönköping
In the evening of 25 September 24 students from the Lighting Design programme at the School of Engineering (JTH), Jönköping University, organizes September Light (Septemberljus) in collaboration with Jönköping Municipality. This year's theme for the lighting event is recycling, and the students light up four places near Hovrättstorget in Jönköping.“We will give new light to this part of the city,” says lighting design student Sara Liljeström.
Alumni of the Year awarded at Jönköping University
On Wednesday 22 September, Jönköping University (JU) will present the Alumni of the Year 2021 award during a ceremony in the JU Aula. The event will also be livestreamed, which means that anyone who wants to can watch the ceremony. Mats Jackson, Executive Vice President at Jönköping University, will award prizes to the five people who will be able to call themselves 'Alumnus of the Year 2021'.
Award winners celebrated at JU’s Academic Ceremony
During the Academic Ceremony on 25 September 2021, three prestigious awards will be given. The awards are handed out to people who have made significant contributions to Jönköping University in various areas.
Matilda Ernkrans visited JU
On Wednesday 15 September, Matilda Ernkrans, Minister of Higher Education and Research, visited Jönköping University (JU). The purpose of the visit was to get an insight into Jönköping University's educations and research, and to meet students and union representatives.
Jönköping International Business School on Financial Times’ Top 100 list
Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) at Jönköping University is one of the world's 100 highest-rated business schools when it comes to masters programmes. That's clear after the Financial Times published its annual ranking. JIBS has secured a place on the prestigious list for the first time, in fierce global competition.
Suicide Prevention Day arranged at Jönköping University
On 7 September, a Suicide Prevention Day was arranged for the third time at Jönköping University (JU). The participants listened to lectures from researchers, staff from Student Health and the Fire and Rescue Service, about how they work with and are affected by suicide prevention in different ways.