Seed Exchange Day

On Thursday May 2, The Greenhouse arranges a Seed Exchange Day for everyone at UiS. Spring is here and it’s time to set seeds and plants. We wish to support knowledge exchange and local engagement around gardens. Seed exchanges are a good way to do this, whether it is purchased seeds that you have left over or seeds you have collected from your own plants. This can be from common or rare plants! Do you …

Guest lecture by Kelly Sultzbach

Dr. Kelly Sultzbach, Associate Professor of English at University of Wisconsin La Cross (USA), and current Fulbright scholar at the University of Liverpool (UK), will be giving a guest lecture in the Greenhouse speaker series on Friday, May 3rd, 10:00-12:00 in the new Hulda Garborg’s extension room N-106. Her talk is titled “Green Thinking: How 20th Century British Environmental Literature Shapes the Story of Climate Change”. This project considers how the experience of a muddy, …

Guest lecture by Gabriella Petrick

Red and White: How Cabernet and Chardonnay Came to Define Wine Friday, 26 April 2019, 13:15-15:00. Hulda Garborgs Hus N-106. In this Greenhouse seminar, Gabriella M. Petrick presents on her ongoing research on the industrialization of wine production. In 1978, Robert M. Parker, Jr. first published his now famous wine newsletter, The Wine Advocate. Modeling himself on Ralph Nader, Parker wanted to help new wine enthusiasts discern good wine from bad and protect them from …