International Student Blog

Category: LGBT

Find your niche: Skeive Studenter


Today, we’ll continue to explore some of the many groups which students join in Bergen and meet a member of Skeive Studenter, the LBGT+ student organization. I had the pleasure of meeting Mette, she has been a quizmaster for Skeive Studenter’s regular quiz nights. I got to meet her in person when she ran her last quiz for…

SKOK’s Queer Art of (Political) Protest.


This week I got to sit in on part of the Centre for Women’s and Gender Research (SKOK)’s workshop, The Queer Art of (Political) Protest. SKOK is an interdisciplinary research centre striving to strengthen women’s and gender research at UiB throughout all the faculties. The workshop, lead by Prof. Jack J. Halberstam (USA) and Phd fellow Nadzeya Husakouskaya (Belarus/Norway),…