at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 18 September 2011. Jobs, blog, the Vice-Chancellors Blog the Vice-Chancellors take on current affairs and events. 26 Education and research edit In 1951 the city's library was recognised as important for northern Sweden. Umeå University Archived t the Wayback Machine. Winters are lengthy and freezing but considering the latitude very mild due to the influence of the Gulf Stream. Just like Mozart she was a child prodigy with a rare ability to write music. Independent record label Ny Våg is headquarted in Umeå, and have released records of Umeå artists such as AC4, Masshysteri and Invasionen. 8 In 1638, it had about 40 houses. 7 In 1622, a city was again founded by Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden.
It provides Umeå with a fast train connection to Stockholm (6 12 hours). Economy edit Key research fields of the University are life sciences (especially medical and cell and the molecular biology of plants human technology interaction, social welfare, ecology and gender perspectives. 12 and the name of the Umeå ice-hockey team, Björklöven, means "The Birch Leaves". Mozart, Brittish the childrens choir. At the close of the Finnish War in 1809 the Russian army under Barclay de Tolly took Umeå and held it from June to August. Climate edit The climate of Umeå is bordering on a humid continental and a subarctic climate, with short and fairly warm summers. From here a ferry line connects it with the neighbouring city of Vaasa (Swedish: Vasa ) in Finland.
This is where international artists of high caliber, local creators, enthusiasts and spectators from all directions come together. Welcome to a traditional Christmas Market at Olofsfors Bruk. Localities in the Area, landmarks in the Area, popular Destinations in Norrland. Sat - Sun 24 - 25 Nov - Nov. Notable companies based in Umeå include: GE Healthcare, which produces chromatography systems such as fplc, hplc and DNA sequencer equipment. The annual Umeå Jazz Festival is one of the larger Scandinavian festivals for modern jazz. Citation needed The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Umeå, with Umeå Plant Science Centre, is another major site of research and education. Ett fullsatt Idun rymmer 1150 personer sen kan man nästan trolla med denna lokal till den storlek som man vill. Longitude: 20 15' 35" (20.2597) east, elevation: 24 metres (79 feet wikidata: Umeå.