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New Icelandic Record in Waffle Making Attempted

Students from the social sciences department at the University of Iceland will attempt to break the Icelandic record in waffle making during the university’s presentation tomorrow. Last year 5,000 waffles were made.

At the University of Iceland. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.

People are welcome to learn more about the university’s program and feast on waffles while at it. The waffle making will take place in the Oddi building where students from the social sciences department will introduce their courses, mbl.is reports.

At tomorrow’s presentations, visitors can learn about the basic studies at the University of Iceland and also enjoy various performances around the university campus.

The patient puppet Hermann will be transported to the campus in an ambulance with blinking lights and wailing sirens at noon. People will get to meet Hermann after nursing students have brought him back to life after a cardiac arrest.

The so-called “explosion team” from the ranks of chemistry students will stage explosive shows at the University Cinema at 12 and 2 pm.

Students from the engineering and natural sciences department will compete in sausage grilling and plan to grill 1,000 sausages for visitors at the University Square.

The University of Iceland presentation is part of the University Day when all universities in Iceland present their courses in the coming term.

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