The Vice-Chancellor's Blog

Uppsala University, Sweden

Month: August 2014

Welcoming all international students

Yesterday we welcomed new students from across the world to Uppsala University, in the University Main Building. Student nations (that’s what we call our student clubs), student unions and other organisations presented themselves, and the newly arrived students were given a taste of all that Uppsala has to offer. More and more international students choose […]

Do you have a room to spare?

This week I will be welcoming new students to Uppsala University. This is one of the Vice-Chancellor’s most inspiring tasks, and perhaps one of the most important. This morning I welcomed students in science and technology. When talking to them, I was reminded again that many are having real difficulties finding somewhere to live, and […]