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Stockholm University’s gold medals are awarded to people who have helped to further the work of the university.

University gold medals. Photo: Svenska Medalj AB
Photo: Svenska Medalj AB

 

Stockholm University’s large gold medal, worn around the neck, was instituted in 1990 and is awarded to those who have significantly and over a long period of time worked to promote the university, its research or its teaching.
 
Stockholm University’s gold medal of the 8th size, worn suspended by a ribbon, was instituted in 2010 and is granted to those who have contributed in a meaningful way to strengthening the university, its research or its teaching.

Gold medal of the 8th size with ribbon
Photo: Eva Dalin

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stockholm University’s large gold medal, worn around the neck, was instituted in 1990 and is awarded to those who have significantly and over a long period of time worked to promote the university, its research or its teaching.

Kåre Bremer receives gold medal from President Astrid Söderberg Widding
Kåre Bremer receives the large gold medal from President Astrid Söderberg Widding. Photo: NIklas Björling

Previous recipients of the large gold medal:

1991
President of the Swedish Parliament's Education Committee Lars Gustafsson
Builder Reinhold Gustafsson
Former Vice-Chancellor, Professor Emeritus Gunnar Hoppe

1993
Former Head of Administration Rune Lindquist

1996
Mrs. Signhild Engkvist

1997
Architect Ralph Erskine
Architect Carl Nyrén

2002
Former Head of Administration Leif Lindfors

2009
Director Björn Wolrath

2011
CEO Staffan Salén

2014
Former President of the Supreme Administrative Court Sten Heckscher

2017
Former Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kåre Bremer

 

 

Stockholm University’s gold medal of the 8th size, worn suspended by a ribbon, was instituted in 2010 and is granted to those who have contributed in a meaningful way to strengthening the university, its research or its teaching.

Recipients of gold medal 2019. Photo: Rickard Kilström
Birgitta Åkerman, Margaretha Rossholm Lagerlöf and Johan Kleman receive the gold medal of the 8th size. Photo: Rickard Kihlström

Previous recipients of the medal:

2010
Ph.D. Birgitta Eriksson
Director Johan Stålhand

2011
Professor Gunnel Engwall
Senior advisor Athanasios Psaroulis

2012
Mr. Amine Benhajji
Director Pia Bjerén Fürstenbach

2013
Professor Anders Gustavsson
Professor Lena Kautsky
Former CEO Thomas Norell

2015
Professor em. Birgitta Bremer
Professor em. Harry Flam

2016
Academy steward Inga Horndahl
Professor Stefan Nordlund
Professor Gunnar Svensson

2017
Senior administrative officer Maud Giessler

2018
Ishak Alaton, Ishak bey, posthumous
Chairman Agneta Bladh
Professor Göran Scharmer

2019
Professor Johan Kleman
Professor Margaretha Rossholm Lagerlöf
Study counselor Birgitta Åkerman

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