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A touch of Uppsala in London

7 March 2016

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Anders Malmberg, Ambassador Nicola Clase, and chairman of the UK Alumni Chapter Peter Lindqvist had a good time at the alumni function in London.

Alumni and friends of Uppsala University were treated to a real Uppsala atmosphere at the UK Alumni Chapter function in London on 4 March.

The alumni function in Oxford and Cambridge Club in London saw some 60 alumni and friends welcomed by Peter Lindqvist, chairman of the UK Alumni Chapter. The guests included nine honorary doctors, Ambassador Nicola Clase, the Uppsala University Deputy Vice-Chancellor Anders Malmberg, as well as representatives of the Linnean Society of London and the Swedish Chamber of Commerce.

At the well-attended function, alumni and friends of UU were given ample opportunity not only to share experiences and form new bonds, but also to experience a real Uppsala atmosphere with traditional song books and cheerful laughter during the highly appreciated dinner.

Read more about the London alumni dinner in the Vice-Chancellor’s blog

Read more about the Uppsala University UK Alumni Chapter