The Vice-Chancellor's Blog

Uppsala University, Sweden

Month: August 2017

We welcome our students

Uppsala is reawakening from its summer slumbers as the city fills up again with students. Tomorrow I will welcome the first-year students in the newly renovated University Main Building. Yesterday Anders welcomed our record number of international students there, in a packed Grand Auditorium. On Monday it will be time to welcome the students at […]

New semester with renewed vigour

Welcome back after the holidays! I hope you’ve all had a good summer. The students have started to arrive in Uppsala and Visby. Many of our new students are in urgent need of somewhere to live. Even temporary housing for a week or two can be of great help in solving the problem and helping our […]