The Vice-Chancellor's Blog

Uppsala University, Sweden

Month: September 2015

Minneapolis – inspiration and exchange

I often speak of internationalization as a part of the process of quality development at Uppsala University. Internationalization is a broad and multifaceted term. It is good to widen your horizons, not only as a university, but also as an individual. We need to see how others do things, draw comparisons, adopt new perspectives, seek […]

Välkommen, willkommen, bienvenue, tervetuloam, karibu, D’bro pazhálovatch – Welcome to Uppsala University!

I can still hear the music that was playing outside as the University Building filled up with new students last Monday and Wednesday, as part of the welcoming process for international students. Yesterday, the new students at Campus Gotland received the same warm welcome. This is one of my most enjoyable tasks as Vice-Chancellor – […]