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UN Climate Change Conference – how is it related to LU Open?

This Monday, the 30th of November, Head of States from all around the world inaugurated The United Nations Climate Conference. Many describe the meeting as the last chance to take the decisions needed to stop the alarming development for our planet and control the increase in temperature to 2 degrees Celsius. What does LU Open […]



ProLab is open!

It’s November 11th, 5 pm, and the arena is already crowded of people, the air smells creativity and curiosity. It is time to open ProLab!



Status of LU Open

The Pro Vice-Chancellor for Collaboration and Innovation at Lund University, Bo Ahrén, presented his investigation regarding the section Research, External Engagement and Innovation on the 15th of October. The investigation contains, among other things, a proposal for a decision to phase-out LU Open. Next step  is the Works Council Consultation before a final decision regarding LU Open […]



Makerspaces viewed through the eyes of a Political Science student

When I started working at LU Open five months ago, I had never heard of FabLabs, makerspaces or MIT Media Lab. The word “innovation” was a buzz word that I associated with sleazy entrepreneurs and definitely not with myself as a student of Political Science and Global Studies. Five months later, I am back from […]