University magazine "Think"

Think is Umeå University's magazine filled with news about research, education, alumni profiles etc. from Umeå University. The magazine is available in English (Think) and Swedish (Tänk), and an online version can be found at tank.umu.se/en.

The magazine's target audiences include alumni and external collaborative partners, but it is also made available to all employees and staff at Umeå University.

Think presents interdisciplinary texts, portraits and commentary. The latest issue was released May 2017 and focused on the Arctic – a highly pressing subject as climate change is upon us.

Make sure we have your correct contact information in the AlumniNet to receive the next publication of Think for free.

Go to tank.umu.se/en


News from Umeå University

2017-09-22 Researchers hopeful they can improve techniques for joint defect treatment Different surface topographies and materials provide interesting ways to study cell behaviour and potentially provide novel solutions for treating joint defects. Tissue engineering methods that simulate native cartilage could prove useful to create cartilage implants in the laboratory, according to ...

2017-09-21 Increased funding proposed for certain programmes in new budget The Medical Programme at Umeå University is proposed to get eight additional study places (FTEs), the engineering science programmes to get the equivalent of 15 additional places, and educations aimed at community building to get nine additional places. These are proposals in the new Government Budg...