Norwegian Crown Princess participates in School of Architecture and Design anniversary party

Norwegian Crown Princess participates in School of Architecture and Design anniversary party

Crown Princess Mette-Marit was present when the School of Architecture and Design in Oslo rounded off its 75th anniversary at Oslo City Hall.

On November 12, the school, which was founded in 1945, celebrated its 75th anniversary.

“We look forward to finally marking the anniversary properly with everyone who wants to celebrate with us,” principal Ole Gustavsen said to the school’s website ahead of the party.

A series of anniversary lectures was rounded off with a celebration in Oslo City Hall. Along with 400 guests, Crown Princess Mette-Marit was also present.

She was received by Oslo’s Deputy Mayor Abdullah Alsabeehg (Labor Party) and heard speeches from Rector Ole Gustavsen and Chairman of the Board Lisa Cooper. There was also a speech by Marianne Skjulhaug, dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Design at NTNU.

The anniversary celebration has taken place since last fall. For those who could handle more festivities, the last thing on the agenda was an after-party at the School of Architecture and Design.

Source: ©️ NTB Scanpix / #NorwayTodayTravel

News Related

OTHER NEWS

Avalanche danger warning issued for several places in Southern Norway

There is a significant risk of avalanches in several places in the Møre og Romsdal, Vestlandet, and Innlandet counties.  In Romsdalen, Sunnmøre, Indre Fjordane, Jotunheimen, Indre Sogn, Voss, and Hardanger, ... Read more »

Russia documents 74,692 daily COVID-19 cases, crisis center says

The number of COVID-19 fatalities over the past day has increased by 657, compared to 681 the day before Read more »

Following in the footsteps of a saint: Trekking St. Olav's Way to Trondheim

For hundreds of years, pilgrims trekked through Norway on a series of “Pilegrimsleden” (Pilgrim’s routes). Some 7 different routes, stretching 3.000 kilometers, though epic landscapes, linked parts of wider Scandinavia ... Read more »

Russia's Interior Ministry places brother of blogger Alexey Navalny on wanted list

Oleg Navalny is wanted under an article of the Criminal Code Read more »

Norway's FHI official: The corona measures may place a greater burden on society than the disease itself

There is room to gradually ease the coronary measures, FHI official Frode Forland said on Tuesday. He believes that the measures may cause greater strain on society than the disease ... Read more »

Power restored to all of Uzbekistan's airports

On Tuesday, massive power outages were reported in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan Read more »

Supporting artists on top of the agenda at Seoul arts foundation

Lee Chang-ki, president of the SFAC, speaks during a press conference at the SFAC Daehangno Center in Seoul, Wednesday. (SFAC)The Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture unveiled plans to build ... Read more »

Russian senator sees no reason for lockdown amid Omicron spread

Dr. Vladimir Krugly said that the number of deaths wasn't growing despite the general increase of cases Read more »

Pfizer and BioNTech begin omicron vaccine trial

Pfizer and BioNTech have begun testing a separate COVID-19 vaccine that is specially adapted to the omicron variant. The trial will take place among 1,420 people in the age range ... Read more »

Sweden says it is satisfied with being outside NATO

After meeting NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg in Brussels, Sweden’s Foreign Minister Ann Linde said that Sweden is well served by being outside NATO. At a press conference on Monday, Stoltenberg ... Read more »

Number of COVID-19 cases worldwide exceeds 350 mln

The number of fatalities has surpassed 5.6 mln Read more »

PHOTO: Denmark returns Samí artifact thanks to Norwegian pressure

Denmark will permanently return a rare artifact drum to the Sami Museum in Karasjok. It was confiscated during the witchcraft trials in 1691 and returns thanks to pressure from both ... Read more »

Some 10 million teenagers need vaccination against Covid in Russia in 6 months

Alexander Gintsburg, director of the Gamaleya Center, expressed the hope that "most parents will understand" the importance of vaccination of children Read more »

WHO commission expected to arrive in Russia to inspect Sputnik V in coming month

Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said earlier that Moscow had referred all data to WHO on Sputnik V and expected experts on an onsite verification inspection in February Read more »

New corruption index: Nordic countries still perceived as the least corrupt

Norway has moved from 7th place to a joint 4th place on Transparency International’s corruption index. The Nordic countries are doing well. Overall, however, there are no big global changes. ... Read more »

Ahus researchers: The coronavirus may have reached Norway already in 2019

Researchers at Ahus found antibodies against COVID-19 dating back to December 2019, a month before the first case was detected in Europe. “The discovery changes the story of the corona ... Read more »

Trondheim could quickly run out of rapid tests

Trondheim Municipality could run out of rapid tests before they get new supplies. “There are very few tests in our entire region now. Some of our neighboring municipalities already don’t ... Read more »

Lofoten: 4.9 billion kroner contract for the operation of hydrogen ferries finalized

The Norwegian Public Roads Administration has signed a contract with Torghatten Nord to operate hydrogen ferries between Bodø and Lofoten. The contract has a value of NOK 4.9 billion. Torghatten ... Read more »

Rotevatn demands removal of home office requirement: “It's time to give people freedom”

The Liberal Party’s (V) Sveinung Rotevatn told VG that he believes the corona measures can be just as problematic as the disease. Now he wants to get rid of the ... Read more »

Russia cancels obligatory quarantine for travelers from Hong Kong, south African countries

Also, they will not have to undergo two tests for the coronavirus infection Read more »

Vienna architects to build theater in Crimea, despite sanctions — Bureau Director

The project is not related to Ukraine, Wolf D. Prix explained Read more »

Man found dead after a leisure boat capsized in Lurøy in Nordland

A 69-year-old man has been found dead in Lurøy Municipality after a rescue operation that was launched as a result of a leisure boat that was found capsized on Tuesday. ... Read more »

Russia donates 100,000 doses of Sputnik Light vaccine to Benin — embassy

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic in Benin, a total of 26,309 cases of infection were reported Read more »

Migrants still try to enter EU through Belarus, Lukashenko says

The migration crisis at the Belarusian border with the EU escalated in November 2021 Read more »

Jan Egeland: Sanctions against the Taliban must end

According to Jan Egeland, Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), the economic sanctions against Afghanistan are as devastating as the Taliban regime’s conduct. “The sanctions are holding us back. ... Read more »

FHI: Bacterial outbreaks detected at several Norwegian hospitals

There is an ongoing bacterial outbreak in ten Norwegian hospitals. The bacterium in question killed three corona patients at the University Hospital of Northern Norway (UNN) in November.  The bacterium ... Read more »

COVID incidence in Russia up two-fold over past week — sanitary watchdog chief

Incidence growth is observed in all age groups, Anna Popova revealed Read more »

Over 176,000 foreigners banned from entering Russia in 2021 — interior ministry

Earlier, it was reported that among the main reasons for banning entry were the violation of the terms of temporary stay and illegal labor activity Read more »

Trøndelag District Court: Woman in her 50s charged with attempted murder of her husband with poison

The case against a woman in her 50s accused of having tried to kill her ex-husband with poison is set to take place in Trøndelag District Court on Tuesday. The ... Read more »

Norway's FHI recommends fourth vaccine dose to people with severely weakened immune systems

A lot of people with severely weakened immune systems should take a fourth dose of the corona vaccine to ensure continued good protection, according to the National Institute of Public ... Read more »

NAV: There have never been more jobs to choose from in Norway than now

Never before have there been more jobs advertised in Norway than last year. According to the NAV, nearly half a million jobs became vacant last year. NAV chief Hans Christian ... Read more »

FHI's chief physician believes new omicron subvariant will boost winter infection wave in Norway

Preben Aavitsland, the chief physician in the infection control division at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (FHI), believes the new and more contagious omicron variant BA.2 will lead to ... Read more »

Russia records over 67,800 COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours — crisis center

The number of fatalities is growing. Over the past day, it made up 700 in comparison with 655 deaths the day before Read more »

Norwegian officials are meeting the Taliban today. They plan to present concrete demands

State Secretary Henrik Thune (AP) in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will meet with the Taliban delegation on Tuesday. He plans to present concrete demands to the Islamists. On Monday ... Read more »

Lab testing needed to distinguish between Delta and Omicron, expert says

It is reported that the clinical manifestations of both strains are very similar Read more »

Norwegian government to change admission requirements for teacher education

From the spring, the government plans to change the admission requirements for teacher education so that there will be two admission requirements for the education. The goal is to get ... Read more »

Informal recognition of Russian vaccines in China already happened, envoy says

Thus, Russian athletes who arrived in Beijing for the Olympics have equal rights with others Read more »

ASEAN youths pick S. Korea as most trustworthy country: survey

The national flag of South Korea (123rf)Young adults of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states picked South Korea as the most trustworthy country among all of the ... Read more »

West End's small shows squeezed out in price-cutting dash for audiences

Photograph: David M Benett/Getty Images Award-winning theatre producer David Pugh says little productions can’t win in post-Covid environment Critically acclaimed smaller West End shows are being squeezed out of theatre’s ... Read more »

[Herald Interview] Bringing Korean content to the world

In the six months since Kwak Hyo-hwan took the helm of the Literature Translation Institute of Korea , there have been swift changes at the 26-year-old institution, according to staff. ... Read more »
On free-english-test.com you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic