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International students enjoying their first day on a wintery campus
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Crisp and clear today. -24 C. Preparing the ice for skating on the pond next week.
Swedish Fireworks. Happy New Year.
What is more fun than going down Bräntberget with pulka, this last day of 2016? Happy New Year everyone.
Ahilya Kapley tells why she thinks Umeå University was ranked first in Europe in learning, living and support and in 32 other sub-categories. [ Link ]
Time for sports
No studies the day before Christmas, campus’ empty and people are with the sun down by the river or shopping their last presents at the city center. Merry Christmas to you all friends here and around the world.
Today is the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Take care while going to your studies, biking or walking, the sidewalks and pathways are covered with ice and we do our best with sand and salt.
-"I had to stare at their faces for minutes, but no one even cared. I still remember that moment very clearly." Christopher Gi Hoon

"Do not be surprised. Everyone is equal in Sweden."
A warm welcome this morning from the annual candlelit Lucia procession
Why would an American want to study in Sweden?
Today we are delighted that Nobel lauerate Edvard Moser is visiting us and love his speech in Aula Nordica about the human GPS.
This morning
Umeå Studentkör today. Don't miss the Julkonsert med Umeå studentkör on Sunday Dec 4
Umeå University Alumni meets future students at Korea University DongWon Global Leadership Lounge 12.00 am.
Koreans are popular in Sweden, especially when they share their food and culture