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Valborg celebrations for alumni across the world

9 April 2015

Uppsala University’s different alumni chapters all over the globe are gearing up for a number of Alumni events and Valborg celebrations. Check the list of events to see if there’s one near you!

Minneapolis: “Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll in Runic Times”
15 April, 18:30
Talk by Professor Henrik Williams at the American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis
More information and registration:

Alumni event in Seoul, Korea
22 April, 17:00–21:00
Dinner reception hosted by the Swedish Institute at Hotel President

Alumni and friends event in Hong Kong
24 April, 17:00–21:00
After Work reception at Club Lusitano
RSVP by 20 April latest to

Alumni event in Beijing, China
25 April, 19:00-22.00
Venue: Xuxian Lou Gongti Xilu (north side of the Workers' Stadium West Gate courtyard) N.B. Limited number of seats,
RSVP by 20 April latest via

Alumni event in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
28 April. 18.00-20.00
For more info please contact

Alumni event in Shanghai, China
29 April, 17:00–21:00
After Work at PURO, 88 Sinan Lu, near Taikang Lu
N.B. Limited number of seats,
RSVP by 24 April latest via

Valborg Celebration in New York City                  
30 April, 18:00-21.00
Valborg Celebration at FIKA Tower & Bakery, 824 Tenth Avenue
Fee: $60 to be paid here or by check or any major credit card prior to the event
RSVP by 27 April to

Valborg dinner in London
30 April, 19:00–23:00
UU Alumni are cordially invited to the Anglo Swedish Society’s Valborg dinner
More info at

Alumni event in San Francisco
30 April (prel)
Venue: TBD, for more info please contact