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  • Read Svenska Dagbladet Online 2019-10-11 As a member of staff, researcher or student at Stockholm University, you can now read Svenska Dagbladet online wherever you are.
  • Stockholm tops European index and beats London in competitiveness 2019-10-09 Health, innovation and a good environment for higher education and lifelong learning – three reasons why the Stockholm region tops the European Regional Competitive Index.
  • 39 participants from 33 higher education institutions participated in the 2019 Stockholm Partner Days. 
Photo: Marianne E Berggren Meeting with international partners 2019-09-30 Over three sunny autumn days, 19-21 September, Stockholm University, Karolinska Institutet and the KTH Royal Institute of Technology organised the 2019 Stockholm Partner Days.
  • A joint Master’s programme inaugurated in Salamanca 2019-09-30 The first semester in Salamanca, the second in Stockholm and the third in Paris. This is what the new Master’s programme on Latin America and Europe, part of the Erasmus mundus joint Master’s programme, offers its students.
  • Take a guided autumn tour of the Stockholm’s Royal National City Park Oct 3rd or 19th 2019-09-26 Take a guided autumn tour of the Stockholm’s Royal National City Park with nature guide Robert O´Dwyer from The Greater Stockholm’s Nature Guides. Get to know about Swedish nature and history.
  • Foto: Nobel Prize Museum Live streaming of The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019-09-13 The announcement of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry is live streamed in the Frescati Library Wednesday 9th October 11.45 a.m. Welcome!
  • Meet us around the world and online this autumn! 2019-09-12 Stockholm University will participate in education fairs around the world, virtual fairs and hold webinars to meet students and to inform about our study programmes.
  • Food trucks – location 2019-09-05 There are usually two food trucks found in the university area of Frescati. Stationed at Svante Arrhenius Väg 24.
  • Invigning av Accelerator Foto: Ingmarie Andersson Inauguration of Accelerator 2019-08-29 On Friday, September 6, Accelerator, Stockholm University’s exhibition space, will be inaugurated by President Astrid Söderbergh Widding. The President’s opening speech will take place at 1 p.m.
  • More students apply for international courses in spring 2020 2019-08-22 The number of first-hand applicants for international courses at Stockholm University is up 23 percent compared to spring term 2019. Nationally the number of applicants for international courses and programmes at the basic level has increased by 5 percent and the number of applicants for master’s programmes by 34 percent.
  • Subscription to RefWorks terminates at year end – save your references 2019-08-20 Stockholm University Library will end the subscription to the reference management program RefWorks December 31, 2019.
  • Stockholm University ranks 73 in the world 2019-08-19 Stockholm University is ranked at place 73 in the latest edition of the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019.
  • Meet us in Turkey 2019-08-07 Stockholm University will be in Turkey this October and would love to meet you! We will participate in the IEFT Education Fair in Istanbul and visit two campuses of Turkish universities to meet students and to inform about our study programmes taught in English. 
  • Stockholm ranked among world’s top 50 Student Cities 2019-08-07 Which city is best in the world for studying abroad? Stockholm is ranked as number 37 according to QS Best Student Cities 2019.
  • Meet us in Mexico 2019-08-06 Stockholm University will participate in the Europosgrados Education Fair in Mexico City to meet students to inform about our study programmes taught in English. We look forward to meeting you!
  • Rektorerna Sigrid Karlsson, KTH, Astrid Söderbergh Widding, SU, och Olle Petter Ottersen, KTH. Presidents present Stockholm trio university alliance 2019-07-02 The presidents of Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University presented the "Stockholm trio" university alliance during the Swedish "political week".
  • Stockholm University ranks 191 in QS ranking 2019-07-02 Stockholm University is at place 191 in the QS World University Ranking 2020 presented on 19 June.
  • University collaboration receives EU grant 2019-07-02 The university alliance CIVIS, consisting of Stockholm University and seven other European universities, is one of seventeen pilot projects selected for funding from the European Commission.
  • Photo: Niklas Björling Connecting students and alumni for mutual benefit through mentorship 2019-05-22 The Mentorship Programme is an initiative taken by the alumni coordinators at the External Relations and Communications Office. Participating departments are given an opportunity to connect their current students to their alumni in a mentoring capacity.
  • Molecular Life Sciences alum Olivia Gallegos. Photo: Anna Niva "The master's programme helped me define what road I wanted to take" 2019-05-14 As a former master's student at SU, Olivia Gallegos’ best advice to current international students is to learn Swedish and to make sure to go to job fairs and socialize. “You never know what a simple conversation can lead to”, she says.
  • International master's students at the farewell reception. Photo: Aarushi Balani Farewell Reception with international master’s students 2019-05-14 In April, Stockholm University invited international master’s students for a Farewell Reception at Spökslottet, Stockholm University’s state apartment on Drottninggatan.
  • Many visited Science Careers Day 2019 2019-05-13 This year's Science Careers Day was visited by a record number of exhibitors and students.
  • Stockholm University invests in international alumni 2019-04-12 Staying in touch with and investing in our relationships with past students – alumni – is important for a university's long term development. Stockholm University is an international academic institution and we have alumni spread out across the globe. We are now gearing up to develop our international alumni operations.
  • How to prepare yourself for daylight saving time (summer time) 2019-03-29 This weekend, we change to summer time. Sleep researcher Arne Lowden explains why the seasonal clock change exists and gives advice on how you can alleviate the biological stress it causes.
  • Meet us at Career Fair in Shanghai 2019-03-27 Stockholm University participates in this year's Career Fair in Shanghai on 13 April 2019 to inform about our study programmes taught in English for international students.
  • New solution-oriented course for counteracting climate change 2019-03-27 With the new, interdisciplinary course “Climate Change Solutions” that starts this autumn, Stockholm University wants to contribute to solutions to the climate crisis.
  • Service Centre – Frescati Södra 2019-03-08 At service centre we assist all employees, students and visitors of the University with different facility issues. Service centre also manage accommodation related issues for international students and visiting researchers.
  • Highest number of international students at Stockholm University 2019-03-02 The number of international students at universities and colleges in Stockholm keeps rising and is now at 9,750 students, which is an increase of 20 percent over the last three years.
  • Educational Idea Competition: Improve your education and become brilliant in project management! 2019-01-24 Make your idea count! Submit a proposal for how your courses can be improved. And you to actually run your project.
  • Vice President Clas Hättestrand welcomed the students to Stockholm University. Nobel week for international students 2018-12-18 Stockholm University has again hosted a Nobel program for international students. The students came to Stockholm to listen to the open lectures in Aula Magna, take part in Nobel Week Dialogue and have a special dinner at the Faculty Club on Nobel Day.
  • Illustration Servicecenter, with reservation for changes. Illustration: 2BK Architects. Servicecenter assists with local-, service- and security related issues 2018-11-07 With Servicecenter and it's new central location, the Property Management Office can assist you as an employee, student or visitor with local and security related service issues in a comprehensive and efficient manner. The Servicecenter also administers housing related issues for international exchange students and guest researchers.
  • Students at Studenthuset watching Prof. Mats Larsson of Stockholm University explaining this year's Nobel Prize in Physics at press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm. Broadcast of Nobel Prize in Physics 2018 2018-10-11 On Tuesday 2 October, the name of the winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics was announced during a live broadcast from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm. See the recording of the live broadcast here.
  • Live broadcast of Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2018 Broadcast of Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2018 2018-10-11 On Tuesday 3 October, the recipients of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was announced during a live broadcast from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm. Watch the recording of the event here.
  • Testing of the fire alarm 2018-09-03 Under week 38 it's time for the quarterly test of the fire alarm in Frescati, Kräftriket and Studentpalatset. This happens as follows.
  • Illustration service desk, with reservation for changes. Illustration: 2BK Arkitekter.

The construction of the Universitys new service desk is now started 2018-08-24 Next to the Stockholm University Library in Södra huset, floor 4, the construction of the Universitys new servicedesk has now begun. The work will cary on in to the autumn and will open in the enda of the year 2018/2019.
  • Stockholm University ranks 77 in the world 2018-08-16 Stockholm University is ranked at place 77 in the latest edition of the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018, the prestigious Shanghai Ranking.
  • Stockholm University tops ranking in educating employable graduates 2018-08-15 The 2017 Global University Employability Ranking ranks Stockholm University first in Sweden and 59 globally, which puts the University among the top 100 and first in the Nordics for educating work-ready graduates.
  • Test of fire alarm at the University 2018-04-26 Under week 24 it's time for the quarterly test of the fire alarm in Frescati and Kräftriket. This happens as follows.
  • Meet us in Colombia 2018-04-04 Stockholm University will participate in Expo Estudiante in Bogotá, Colombia 14-15 April to meet students and to inform about our study programmes taught in English. We look forward to meeting you!
  • Isa Blumi at Open Day Photo: Karin Persson Many visitors at Open Day 2018-03-20 Open Day on 14 March was a chance for prospective students to visit Stockholm University and find out a little bit more about what it is like to study here.
  • Test of fire alarm at the University 2018-03-07 Under week 12 it's time for the quarterly test of the fire alarm in Frescati and Kräftriket. This happens as follows.
  • Meet us in London 2018-03-02 Stockholm University will join QS World Grad School Tour in London on 3 March 2018. Prospective students interested in studying a master’s programme in Stockholm can meet and chat with representatives from the University at Park Plaza Victoria London.
  • Getting to the University 2018-01-09 There are a number of airports in the wider Stockholm area, including Arlanda, Skavsta, Västerås and Bromma, as well as extensive rail, bus and tram networks. Communications to the University are very good making it easy to get to the main campus at Frescati, north of the city centre.
  • Students at the Nobel Lectures in Aula Magna at Stockholm University International students learn about Nobel and research 2017-12-21 Students from the Nobel Week 2017 programme were first in line when the doors to Aula Magna opened for this year’s Nobel Lectures at Stockholm University on 8 December. The lectures by the Nobel Prize Laureates in Physics, Chemistry and Economic Sciences were the key events for the students during their five day stay in Stockholm.
  • A degree from Stockholm University leads to employment 2017-12-15 A degree from Stockholm University leads to employment
  • Meeting students and alumni around the world 2017-11-20 During the autumn, Stockholm University has participated in recruitment activities and arranged events for international alumni around the world.
  • Meet us in Indonesia 2017-11-03 Stockholm University will participate at the European Higher Education Fair in Yogyakarta and Jakarta in November 2017 to meet students and to inform about our study programmes offered in English.
  • Our new Learning Management System = Athena! 2017-10-31 The contest for naming the university's new learning management system (LMS) has been decided. There was a lot of interest in the contest, we received 106 contributions, and the decision has now been made.
  • Faculty of Science announces 25 PhD students 2017-10-18 The Faculty of Science announces 25 PhD positions. Deadline for applications is November 5.
  • Sweden Education Day in India Meeting students and alumni in India 2017-10-15 Many Indian students expressed interest in studying at Stockholm University during the Sweden Education Day held in New Delhi on 11 October. Catching up with alumni in India was also on the agenda during the University's visit to the Indian capital.
  • Meet us in India 2017-10-06 Stockholm University will participate in the Sweden Education Day held in New Delhi, India, on 11 October to meet Indian students to inform about our study programmes taught in English. We look forward to meeting you!
  • Photo: Bengt Olof Åradsson Cinnamon Bun Day - Kanelbullens dag 2017-10-03 The fourth of October is Cinnamon Bun Day - Kanelbullens dag! In bakeries and convenience stores all over Sweden you will find baskets of warm cinnamon buns, or kanelbullar, as these tasty swirls of pastry are called in Swedish.
  • Sökhandledning på Stockholms universitetsbibliotek Welcome to our Search Hub! 2017-09-28 The Search Hub, close to the information desk, offers you help with any questions you might have about searching information and registration for audio books and more.
  • Meeting American students and alumni 2017-09-28 Stockholm University visited the USA in September to meet prospective students and catch up with alumni who currently reside in the country.
  • Manhattan Meet us in the US 2017-09-21 Stockholm University will join QS World Grad School Tour in New York on 16 September 2017. Prospective students interested in studying a master’s programme in Stockholm can meet and chat with representatives from the University at the Hilton New York.
  • Think before you write! Learn more about finding and evaluating academic sources Learn more about finding and evaluating academic sources 2017-09-12 Learn more about the library tools and how to improve your skills in searching and valuating academic information to become a better writer.
  • The Awards for Good Teaching 2017 2017-07-21 Awards for excellent teaching for the year 2017 have been granted to Dr Hildred Crill, Dept. of Geological Sciences, Dr Lisa Käll, Dept. for Ethnology, History of Religions and Gender Studies, Prof. Said Mahmoudi, Dept. of Law and Dr Daniel Ritter, Dept. of Sociology
  • Photo by Shaheed Karim Canadian students see campus through camera lenses 2017-06-18 Students from University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, recently discovered Stockholm University through the lenses of their cameras. Staying in Stockholm for a three week course on architectural photography, they found the buildings at Frescati campus a good place to practice.
  • New database with psychoanalytic literature 2017-06-16 The library has acquired the Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing Archive. A lot of positive feedback came in from students and researchers during the trial.
  • New e-books from Springer 2017-06-14 All e-books from Springer published 2017 are now available. More titles will be added during the year as they are published.
  • The emergence of planetary intelligence: an astrobiological perspective on the Anthropocene 2017-06-12
  • High interest among Japanese students for studies in Stockholm 2017-06-09 Many young Japanese students came to visit the Swedish booth at recent study fairs in Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan. They were eager to receive information about what it's like to study in Sweden in general, and at Stockholm University in particular.
  • Sabina Anderberg About the Research Data Alliance and the Ninth Plenary Meeting 2017-06-01 This is the first blog post on the Stockholm University Press Blog about research data related issues, focusing on sharing and collaborating between Swedish academic institutions.
  • New database - Eikon 2017-05-16 Eikon from Thomson Reuters is now available on a dedicated computer in the Frescati Library.
  • International Teaching Week 2017-04-27 Stockholm Business School at Stockholm University organizes its annual International Teaching Week on 8-10 May, 2017. All partner universities of the Business School have been invited to attend and hold lectures and workshops, as well as to network with the institution's academics. The theme of the week's lectures and activities is sustainability.
  • 12 subjects ranked in top 100 2017-04-12 When the “QS world university rankings by subject” were announced for 2017, 12 subjects at Stockholm University were listed in the top 100 in the world.
  • Meeting students in London 2017-03-10 Stockholm University recently joined the QS World Grad School Tour in London to meet prospective students interested in studying a master’s programme in Stockholm.
  • Niclas Jareborg. Foto: J.Blid. Data Management in the Life Sciences 2017-03-06 Niclas Jareborg will talk about ongoing efforts by national and European infrastructures that aim to facilitate proper data management and Open Access movement for Life Science research data.
  • Frescatihallen – a broad range of sports at student-friendly prices 2016-12-22 Frescatihallen and its partners want to encourage physical activity among students at affordable prices. Stockholm University students and members of the Student Union receive access to a broad selection of sports activities.
  • Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers is now available 2016-12-21 The database Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers is now available at Stockholm University.
  • International students visit Stockholm for Nobel Week 2016-12-16 Last week 25 international students visited Stockholm University to follow the Nobel Week 2016 and to learn about studies and research in Stockholm.
  • Meeting prospective students in Indonesia Stockholm University around the world 2017 2016-12-14 To meet students and to inform about our study programmes in English, Stockholm University has during this autumn participated in education fairs in India, China and Indonesia.
  • Phishing – Fraud emails – Spam 2016-11-23 Attempted fraud on the Internet is becoming more common and the attempts more and more sophisticated. Be wary of emails from people you do not know and be careful about clicking on links.
  • Major interest for Stockholm University at education fairs abroad 2016-11-22 To meet students and inform about our study programmes in English, Stockholm University has during this autumn participated in education fairs in India, China and Indonesia.
  • Stockholm Earth Week 14-18 November 2016-11-11
  • 9 unexpected programmes at Stockholm University 2016-11-02 Did you know Stockholm University offers 75 master's programmes taught in English? And some of them are programmes you won't find anywhere else.
  • Meet us in Indonesia 2016-10-29 Stockholm University will participate at the European Higher Education Fair in Yogyakarta and Jakarta in November 2016.
  • Fashion research in focus at Stockholm University 2016-10-28 Luxury and sustainability in the clothing industry were two of the topics on the agenda when the Global Fashion Conference was organized at Stockholm University 20-21 October, where representatives from the academia and the industry met to discuss future challenges within the fashion industry worldwide.
  • Signe och Julia läser filosofi respektive psykologi Students on #Instagram 2016-10-03 Students showcase their everyday life here in Stockholm by sending in photos and texts to the University's Instagram channel.
  • Meet us at China Education Expo in Beijing 2016-09-14 Stockholm University participates in this year's China Education Expo in Beijing on 22-23 October 2016.
  • Meet us in India 2016-09-14 Stockholm University will participate at the European Higher Education Fair and Conference in New Delhi, India on 30 September to 1 October 2016.
  • Scholarship recipient from Illinois 2016-09-07 ​The recipient of the 2016 Kungstenen Foundation scholarship Samantha Morrow has now began her studies at Stockholm University.
  • New e-book platform in the humanities 2016-07-27 A collection of nearly 4700 e-books in the humanities from more than 100 different publishers is now available on the platform ACLS Humanities E-Book. Earlier this year the library offered a trial and now we have acquired a subscription.
  • International students at Orientation Day 2016-07-11 Students from around the world received a warm welcome and an overview of life in Sweden and at Stockholm University during the 2012 autumn term Orientation Day.
  • New journal - Nature Microbiology 2016-04-20 The journal Nature Microbiology is now available within Stockholm University.
  • Förlaget Lilla Björn. Foto: Niklas Björling Bilingual book will promote integration 2016-04-14 A few students in the course on publishing studies have started a publishing house and are about to publish their first book – a children’s book in both Swedish and Arabic. They are trying to have the book distributed in refugee homes.
  • Astrid Söderbergh Widding “Give Open Access and Open Science the attention they deserve” 2016-03-18 The Vice-Chancellor of Stockholm University, Astrid Söderbergh Widding, is one of Europe's Open Access Champions. She is a high level academic who advocate Open Access with no hesitation.
  • Stockholm University on place 64 in THE European ranking 2016-03-11 Sweden has 11 institutions in the top 200 of the Times Higher Education ranking of European Universities in 2016, with Stockholm University on place 64.
  • Meet us in Malaysia 2016-03-10 Stockholm University will participate in the European Higher Education Fair and Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 12-13 March 2016.
  • Busy booth at education fair in London 2016-03-08 Students and visitors kept Stockholm University staff busy at the exhibition booth during the QS Education Fair in London on 5 March. We enjoyed meeting all interested students and hope to welcome many international students in the next application round!
  • Meet Stockholm University in London 2016-02-24 Stockholm University will join QS World Grad School Tour in London on 5 March 2016. Prospective students interested in studying a master’s programme in Stockholm can meet and chat with representatives from the University at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in central London.
  • Joint International Seminar with University of Tokyo 2016-02-23 On 23-25 February Stockholm University organises a Joint International Seminar "Education in the Era of Globalization: Towards the Realization of Sustainable Future" with University of Tokyo.
  • Nominations for new Pro Vice-Chancellor welcome 2016-02-17 Staff and students have the opportunity to nominate a new Pro Vice-Chancellor for the period July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2019. Last date for nominations is March 6, 2016.
  • Education and collaboration key when addressing water challenges 2016-02-15 An international expert panel discussed the imperative water situation in the world at a Kapuscinski Development Lecture hosted by Stockholm University on Wednesday 3 February.
  • Pauline Diurson Runfors, andra personen till höger är initiativtagare. Foto: Per Larsson. Students organise language café for new arrivals 2016-02-08 How to help asylum seekers? Students Pauline Diurson Runfors and David Mattsson started a language café for new arrivals.
  • The Award for Good Teaching 2015 2016-01-29 Awards for excellent teaching for the year 2015 have been granted to Sirkku Männikkö Barbutiu, Dept of Computer and Systems Science, Fawad Hassan, Dept of Physics, Per Förnegård, Dept of Romance Studies and Classics, and Andrea Sundstrand, Dept of Law.
  • Significant increase of applicants for science master's programs 2016-01-19 The number of applicants for international science master’s programmes at Stockholm University starting autumn 2016 have increased with 142 % since 2015.
  • New scholarship to study in Japan 2015-12-16 Through a new collaboration between Mitsubishi Corporation and Stockholm University, 19 students from the University are given the opportunity to study at Japanese Universities.
  • International students' visit during Nobel Week 2015-12-11 The Nobel Week in Stockholm is again attracting young students who visit Stockholm University to learn more about studies here and to get a glimpse of the Nobel activities during the Nobel Week.
  • Meeting international students in Singapore, Istanbul and Shanghai 2015-12-03 Meeting students who are interested in studying with us is one of our favourite activities during the year. Stockholm University participated in three education fairs during this autumn to meet prospective international students, and to inform about our study programmes in English.
  • National Geographic Young Explorers Google+ Hangout 2015-11-16 To inspire and encourage students age 18-25 years old to apply for a National Geographic Young Explorers grant, you are invited to join a live video chat in English via Google+Hangout on November 24th, 2015, 4:00 – 5:00 pm.
  • Inauguration and Conferment 2015 2015-10-12 Stockholm University’s most prominent ceremonial occasion took place on 25 September. New professors and doctors, honorary doctors and jubilee doctors were in focus at the annual Inauguration and Conferment Ceremony in the Blue Hall, also home to the Nobel Banquet.
  • QS World Grad School Tour Fair in Stockholm on 8 October 2015 2015-10-08 The Masters and PhD fair, QS World Grad School Tour will visit Stockholm on Thursday 8th October. Discover all the information about studying in Sweden or abroad and which university is best suited to meet your career aspirations.
  • Meet us in Singapore on 10 October 2015 2015-09-18 Stockholm University will participate in the international Education fair "Study in Europe" in Singapore on 10 October 2015.
  • Meet us at China Education Expo 31 Oct-1 Nov 2015 2015-09-18 Stockholm University participates in this year's China Education Expo in Shanghai on 31 October to 1 November 2015.
  • New course in "Advanced general relativity" 2015-02-18
  • First documentary about NEO activities! 2014-04-02 See the first of two documentaries about Navarino Environmental Observatory in Greece.
  • New centre for the ethics of war and peace 2014-03-26 Why do different ethical rules apply in war and peace? A new centre has been established at the University seeking to explore the reasons for these differences.
  • Johan Kuylenstierna Sweden’s top environmental influencer 2014-03-26 Two scientists at Stockholm University have been named as the top two environmental influencers in Sweden, according to the Swedish magazine Miljöaktuellt, "Environment News". The top influencer is Johan Kuylenstierna, Director of the Stockholm Environment Institute and Adjunct Professor at Stockholm University. The number two influenser is Johan Rockström, Director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre and Professor of Environmental Science at Stockholm University.
  • Matthias Danninger from Stockholm University with one of the sensors immersed in ice. Photo: Chad Finley Swedish researchers in physics breakthrough 2013-12-17 Swedish researchers from Stockholm University and Uppsala University have played a significant role in the IceCube research project, dubbed by Physics World as the “breakthrough of the year”. Scientists have made the first observation of cosmic neutrinos, thereby opening “a new window on the universe”.
  • Illustration: © Johan Jarnestad/The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Chemistry Nobel Laureates discuss creativity in science 2013-12-16 How is great research born, and how can a few ideas evolve into a new field of research? At an open seminar in the Aula Magna, Stockholm University, 2013 Chemistry Nobel laureates Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel shared their experiences, feelings and ideas about the future of science, and what they would do if they were to start over as PhD students today.
  • Ylva Sjöberg, Executive Secretary 2013 and Co-chair of APECS Sweden, is a PhD-student at the Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology, Stockholm University Researchers met the Olympic torch at the North Pole 2013-10-28 Stockholm University PhD student Ylva Sjöberg is currently returning from the North Pole, having been on a rather unusual mission. Ylva visited the North Pole as a representative for Sweden when the Olympic torch passed through on the way to the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
  • Rune stone rediscovered after 300 years 2013-04-26 A nearly 1,000 year-old rune stone has been rediscovered at Bogesunds brygga west of Vaxholm. The rune stone was found during an excursion which was part of a course in landscape archeology at Stockholm University.
  • 10 new honorary doctors for 2011 2011-10-24 Honorary degrees were awarded to 10 outstanding individuals on Friday 30 September 2011, during the inauguration and graduation ceremony that took place in the beautiful surroundings of Stockholm City Hall.

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