Uppsala University alumni news
Stefan Swartling Peterson appointed Chief of Health at UNICEF in New York
Stefan Swartling Peterson, Professor of Global Health at the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, has been appointed the Chief of Health at...
University Main Building to close for renovations
The University Main Building will close for interior renovations on 1 February 2016.
Winter Conferment Ceremony to be held soon
76 PhDs and 18 honorary doctorates will be conferred and several awards and medals will be bestowed at the formal Winter Conferment Ceremony on 29 ...
Focus on sustainable development
Uppsala University has made a decision on how to proceed with its work on sustainable development. The strategic programme for this area which was ...
With Asia as a workplace
Robert Fröjd is the regional manager for Nasdaq in Southeast Asia and Australia and has been working out of Singapore for the past ten years. He is...
‘Great potential in Hong Kong’
Anna Reibring is Uppsala University’s first scholarship student in Hong Kong. Since her arrival at the start of the year, her mission has been to e...
Nobel Laureates to visit Uppsala
Four of this year’s Nobel Prize winners will visit Uppsala on 13 December. Public lectures, a panel discussion and the inauguration of a new exhibi...
US Alumni Chapter Annual Report 2015 now available
The Annual Report 2015 of the US Alumni Chapter is now available to download.
Much to look forward to for UK alumni
The Uppsala University UK Alumni Chapter hosted a planning event and reception at the Silver Cross Pub in Whitehall, London on November 18th. Three...
Scholarship holder in Hong Kong: ’An amazing opportunity’
The prospect of an international career is what appeals to Jesper Karlsson, student of Economics in Uppsala, and Uppsala University’s new scholarsh...
Scholarship holder in New York: ’I am a world citizen’
Gabriella Andersson, recipient of Uppsala University’s scholarship in New York, has an international background. She is now moving across the Atlan...
Double dose for Uppsala alumni in Shanghai
In conjunction with the Swedish Academic Collaboration Forum China, held in Shanghai on 17-20 November, Uppsala University hosted a joint alumni re...
Research bill input: How to strengthen the global position of Swedish universities
Increase the universities’ capability in regards to strategic choices, economy and quality assurance. Provide the basic conditions for equal and tr...
New professors to be inaugurated today
Following a week of installation lectures, thirty-nine new professors will be inaugurated in the Grand Auditorium at Uppsala University today.
First alumni meeting in Singapore
In the beginning of november, Uppsala University held its first alumni reception in Singapore. Around 20 people with degrees from Uppsala Universit...
Heléne Lööw to be awarded the Martin H:son Holmdahl Scholarship
The Martin H:son Holmdahl Scholarship is Uppsala University’s most prestigious award for the furthering of human rights and liberty. This year, the...
Honorary Doctorates at Uppsala University
Every year, all the faculties of Uppsala University award one or several Honorary Doctorates. The title is conferred upon individuals who have done...
Welcome to the 2015 Gasque and Annual General Meeting with the US Alumni Chapter
The Uppsala University US Alumni Chapter is proud to invite you to the 2015 Gasque and Annual General Meeting at the Harvard Club of New York City.
Uppsala Ottoman Heritage now digitized
Uppsala University Library keeps large collections of Turkish / Ottoman origin. An important part of these collections has now been digitized and m...
Happy 538th birthday to Uppsala University!
On this day 538 years ago, in 1477, Uppsala University first began to offer education.