Uppsala University alumni news
Uppsala Ottoman Heritage now digitized
26 October 2015
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!
7 October 2015
On this day 538 years ago, in 1477, Uppsala University first began to offer education.
Uppsala University advancing in latest world ranking
2 October 2015
Three Swedish universities make the top 100 in the latest ranking of the world’s best universities by Times Higher Education, the World University ...
Uppsala delegation embarking on three-pronged US trip
18 September 2015
A delegation of researchers, directors and staff members will travel to the US this week – a coordinated trip which will include three distinct des...
Welcome to alumni receptions in Minnesota and Washington, D.C.
14 September 2015
As part of an Uppsala County delegation visit to the US, Uppsala University will hold receptions in Minnesota and Washington D.C. Alumni and friend...
Niklas Zennström named Alumnus of the Year 2015
14 September 2015
The title of Alumnus of the Year 2015 at Uppsala University is being awarded to IT entrepreneur Niklas Zennström, current CEO of the investment fir...
Uppsala University coordinates project for capacity building in South Africa
19 August 2015
In competition with a large number of other academic institutions, Uppsala University has been given the task of co-ordinating the capacity buildin...
Uppsala University solidly among top 100 universities
18 August 2015
Uppsala University maintains its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world in the latest ranking of global academic performance. In...
Next Zennström Professorship holder to be appointed soon
17 August 2015
The process of appointing the University’s next holder of the Zennström Visiting Professorship in Climate Change Leadership is set to begin soon. T...
Watch the Uppsala lecture by the Indian president online
3 June 2015
On June 2, during the official Indian state visit to Sweden, the president of India, H.E. Pranab Mukherjee appeared at Uppsala University, alongsid...
Walpurgis Eve celebrations bring alumni together all over the world
2 June 2015
During the last weeks of April, Uppsala University alumni chapters gathered in venues all over the world to celebrate the Swedish tradition Walpurg...
The President of India to speak at Uppsala University
2 June 2015
While on a state visit to Sweden, the President of the Republic of India, H.E. Pranab Mukherjee, will visit Uppsala University and speak at the Uni...
Alumni newsletter to be revamped
1 June 2015
We are revamping UU Alumni, the long-running newsletter with a readership of around 20 000 alumni at Uppsala University. The newsletter will be ren...
Uppsala Health Summit: antibiotic resistance on the agenda in Uppsala, Sweden and worldwide
31 May 2015
On 2 and 3 June, experts, decision-makers and opinion formers from all over the world are convening at Uppsala Health Summit (in Uppsala) to discus...
124 new PhDs at the Spring Conferment Ceremony
26 May 2015
The 29 May is the day of Uppsala University’s Spring Conferment Ceremony. 124 new PhDs and 11 jubilee doctors will be conferred under festive forms...
The Library celebrates WB Yeats
25 May 2015
The 150th anniversary of the birth of William Butler Yeats, the irish Nobel Prize-winning poet, is being marked this year with hundreds of events a...
Vice-chancellor Eva Åkesson new chairperson of international network
18 May 2015
Vice-chancellor Eva Åkesson was recently elected the new chairperson of the Executive Board of the international Matariki Network of Universities. ...
Welcome to a network get-together for Uppsala alumni in Brussels
13 May 2015
We bid you a warm welcome to our first network get-together for Uppsala alumni in Brussels 9 June.
New, improved Alumni Network website
4 May 2015
We have now switched the technical platform behind Uppsala University’s Alumni Network. The new website has better functionality than the old one, ...
Full house for Professor Henrik Williams’ lecture in Minneapolis
17 April 2015
As part of his Runic Tour 2015, Professor of Scandinavian Languages Henrik Williams held a lecture titled ‘Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll in Runic Times...