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We are the Union of Technology and Science Students at Linköping University. We have been working since 1971 to make your education the best that it can be, for you to have a memorable time at the university and for you to connect with the industry and commerce. Through strong student influence LinTek creates community for it’s members while they shape their future.

News

Education 2016-05-17 11:50

Winner of the Golden Carrot 2016

On Friday the winner of LinTek's award for educators, the Golden Carrot (Gyllene Moroten), was announced: Karin Ström Lehander, nominated by the students of the GDK chapter!

The nomination reads:

"With a passion for her subject, Karin creates a remarkable interest among the students. She spends time finding examples that are relevant and that creates commitment among the students. With a big smile and her accommodating attitude she creates a motivating learning environment that delivers results, something she deserves praise for.

Karin is very keen for students to keep up with the course and for the students to be able to steer the course. This shows an incredible will and the drive to develop the course in the students' direction!"

Big congratualtions!

Congratulations also to all the nominees, who, through their brilliant work, continue to inspire their students and contribute to making LiU a distinguished University! 

Nominated educators 2016

Karin Ström Lehander, IKK
Nominated by the students of the GDK chapter

Lars-Göran Mårtensson, IFM
Nominated by the students of the TBi chapter

Vivianne Deniz, ITN
Nominated by the students of the MT chapter

Mikael Olofsson, ISY
Nominated by the students of the Y chapter

Lasse Alfredsson, ISY
Nominated by the students of the D chapter

Jonas Ekblom, IEI
Nominated by the students of the I chapter

Fredrik Persson, IEI
Nominated by the students of the Logistik chapter

Igor Zozoulenko, ITN
Nominated by the students of the ED chapter

Peter Holgersson, ITN
Nominated by the students of the N chapter

Mikael Langer, MAI
Nominated by the students of the M chapter

Education 2016-02-16 11:11

The Golden Carrot

LinTeks award for educators!

Every year, an award called the Goldern Carrot is handed out to an educator at LiTH. The prize was established to promote innovation and good education for the programs at the Institute of Technology.

Have you been in contact with or know a lecturer, lab supervisor or examiner who conducts a captivating, equitable, gender-sensitive and relevant teaching? If you answered yes to that question, it is time to nominate him/her to LinTeks prestigious pedagogy price - The Golden Carrot!

The deadline for sending in nominations is the 28th of February!

For more information, contact your sections study board chairman!

Visit LinTeks webpage to check out previous winners!

Education 2016-01-21 13:52

Idea Challenge 2016

Wrap your head around this: Room for everyone – Ideas for a more inclusive society!

Can the collective mind of the university engage more and find solutions to some of societies present difficulties? Idea Challenge is the competition for all students wanting to make our society more inclusive, focusing on refugees and people looking for asylum in Sweden. Find innovative solutions inspired by the following four questions and compete for prizes, recognition and the possibility to make a positive change in our society.

  • How can we facilitate the introduction and inclusion into the Swedish society?
  • How do we solve different communication problems?
  • How do we engage and organize more?
  • How do we create a more inclusive health care?

These are questions connected to problems, do you have the answers?

Competition starts March 1st and ends March 31st.

For more information, visit www.liuinnovation.se

Education 2015-04-29 10:24

Apply to become a Big Brother or Sister for the Masters Welcome Period 2015!

Masters Welcome Period is organized by the Association of Mechanical Engineering and the Association of Industrial Engineering and Management and aims to provide a warm welcome for the four master programs within our associations. The Welcome Period will be during the week 35 in august and the Big Brother/Sister will attend and help during the actives. If you want to meet new people and thinks that this sounds fun? Then you should apply now! Everyone is welcome to apply but the students within the participating associations will be prioritized. If you have any questions contact: inta@embassaden.liu.se or utlo@isektionen.se.

Apply here!

Before Tuesday 5th of May

 

Education 2015-03-23 12:39

Current calls from STINT

STINT would like to inform about the possibility to apply to the JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (short-term). The programme targets PhD students close to graduation and recently graduated doctors within all fields. The call closes on May 7, 2015

The application is sent to STINT and reviewed against the current criteria. If granted STINT offers an additional scholarship under the programme Capstone Awards, provided that it has been requested.

Education 2014-12-16 16:26

STINT would like to inform about the possibility to apply to five programmes within Capstone Awards

STINT would like to inform about the possibility to apply to five programmes within Capstone Awards, three in Singapore and two in Japan. The programmes target students at Bachelor, Masters, PhD and posdoc level.

Singapore
Singapore International Graduate Award - The call closes January 1, 2015
A*STAR Research Attachment Programme - Call is open all year round
Singapore International Pre-Graduate Award - Call is open all year round
The application is to be sent to A*STAR in Singapore and to STINT for the Capstone Awards.
 
Japan
JSPS Summer Program - The call closes February 3, 2015
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (short-term) - The call closes February 26, 2015
The application is to be sent to STINT.
 
The application is reviewed against the current criteria for each call, and if granted STINT offers an additional scholarship under the programme Capstone Awards, provided that it has been requested. The scholarship from STINT aims to increase the benefits of the mobility programmes which primarily are financed by foreign organisations.

Education 2014-10-23 12:40

You are invited to a workshop with COMSOL, November 12

If you have been to our previous workshops or if you are completely new to COMSOL - register now. This is an opportunity you don't want to miss, and seats are limited.

The Application Builder allows engineers to create easy-to-use apps based on COMSOL Multiphysics models. Any model can be turned into an app with its own interface (GUI) in minutes with or without coding. The apps can be shared and distributed worldwide. COMSOL has approximately 100.000 users today, which we hope to tenfold with the release of the Application Builder.

Can't make it to this workshop? Have a look at the other places we will visit on www.comsol.se/releasetour.

Place and registration:
Place: Quality Hotel Ekoxen, Linköping
Date: Wednesday, November 12
Agenda and registration: http://www.comsol.se