Introduction week 2016

Welcome to your new study programme at Aarhus BSS


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2016.05.25 | Conference

An expanding discipline

Anthony Pym is one of the world’s leading authorities in the field of translation studies, and he has been president of the EST for six years. 2016 is the last year in which he holds this position. Pym is both an Australian and French citizen, and he is a professor in translation and intercultural studies at the Rovira University in Virgili,…

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2016.05.24 | Conference

Almost as big as it gets: Aarhus University is hosting translation congress

Helle Vrønning Dam, professor in interpretation and translation at Aarhus BSS, cannot contain her excitement about what is taking place in the early autumn. Denmark’s second largest city and its university are hosting the congress of the European Society for Translation Studies, also known as EST. The congress takes place from 15 to 17 September.…

Sven Tarp and Peifu Liu, Dean of the Faculty of Foreign Language at the Guangdong University of Finance, at the inauguration of the Sindberg Centre for Lexicography, Translation and Business Communication.

2016.05.23 | People

The Centre for Lexicography strengthens its collaboration with China

In May, Professor Sven Tarp, head of the Centre for Lexicography spent two weeks in China where he visited a series of universities in Guangzhou and Beijing. The visit expanded on the good relations that have developed during the last couple of years and which, among other things, have included an exchange of visiting professors and PhD students.


Wed 14 Sep
09:00-17:00 | Department of Business Communication
Pre-congress PhD Course
Translation Studies: Bringing Together Theory, Methods, and Data
Thu 15 Sep
09:00-18:00 | Aarhus University
EST Congress 2016
In September 2016, the Department of Business Communication at the School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University will host one of the world’s most prestigious conferences in the field of translation studies. The conference will bring together several esteemed researchers and is also relevant for practitioners from the Danish translation industry
Mon 19 Sep
13:00-15:00 | Nobelparken, 1483-344
Thinking about doing a PhD in Business Communication?
Information meeting on the PhD programme in Business Communication
Thu 22 Sep
08:00-20:00 | Aarhus University
International Colloquium: Nation Branding and the Creative Industries.
International Colloquium: Nation Branding and the Creative Industries. What nation? What people? What synergies? at Aarhus University, 22 ­- 23 September 2016.
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