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Photo: Mette Lovschal (private).

2017.01.24 | Arkæologi, CAS, Research

Researcher: Unique ecosystem in East Africa could collapse

The Greater Mara is a 668,500-hectare natural area in south-western Kenya which is home to a unique variety of wildlife. But it is also home to the famous Masai tribe. New research shows that the area is gravely threatened by manmade changes, and that fences are being erected in unprecedented numbers and at great speed.

Associate professor Nina Javette Koefoed

2016.10.06 | Grant, Historie og Klassiske Studier, Teologi

How has the Reformation influenced Danish society?

Under the leadership of associate professor Nina Koefoed, a three-year project at Aarhus University aims to find out how the Reformation has influenced Danish society. The project has received a grant of DKK 5 million from the Danish Council for Independent Research.

2016.10.04 | Research

We need to develop responsible social robotics

This is the message from the organisers behind the world’s largest international conference on humanities research into robotics. The title of the conference is What Social Robots Can and Should Do. The Research Network for Transdisciplinary Studies in Social Robotics (TRANSOR) is behind the conference – and the main organisers are two local…


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Wed 01 Mar
11:00-12:00 |
Brown Bag Seminar: (Staff only) Presentation of three new interdisciplinary research centers
Wed 01 Mar
14:15-15:15 | Aarhus University, Nobelparken, Building 1461, meetingroom 516
Individual and Group in early-imperial Roman Protraiture
Speaker: Katharina Lorenz, University of Nottingham
Fri 10 Mar
13:00-16:00 | Aarhus University, Building 4206, The Lecture Hall, Room 139, Moesgaard
PhD Defence - Karen Waltorp
Mirror Images - The smartphone as relational device and real virtuality among young Muslim women in Copenhagen