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Swedish royal couple visited Campus Gotland

9 September 2013

On Saturday 6 September the royal couple visited Gotland and were given a presentation of Campus Gotland by Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson.

The presentation was given in the entrance hall of Almedalsbiblioteket, which is a combined public and university library. Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson spoke about the merging of Uppsala University and Gotland University and about plans for the future of Campus Gotland.

In his speech in the town square of Visby, H.M. King Carl XVI congratulated the people of Gotland for now having Uppsala University in Visby, the island’s main city.