Category Archives: Alumni Events

Lärosäten Syd Alumni Networking in Brussels

On Tuesday 21 May, alumni from Lund University, as well as 5 other universities from southern Sweden gathered at Nordic House in Brussels for an alumni networking reception. This was a great opportunity to meet alumni in the area and it was the first time we have collaborated on an alumni event for members of Lärosäten Syd. The objectives of … Continue reading

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Alumni panel share their experiences on finding a job in Sweden

What do some of our former international students have to say about their job hunt? On Wednesday 8 May, a panel of four alumni shared their experiences of how they landed a job in Sweden. Current international Masters students had the chance to listen in and hear first-hand about life after studies, while getting some useful tips for the job … Continue reading

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Visiting alumni in Tbilisi

The guest blogger for this post is James Rhys Davies, Geology alumnus, international marketing and recruitment assistant at LU and active member of the Association of Foreign Affairs in Lund (UPF), who organised a student and alumni event during a UPF-visit in Tbilisi, Georgia. Last month the Association of Foreign Affairs (UPF) in Lund visited Tbilisi, Georgia and had the … Continue reading

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Alumni help with recruitment efforts in Kenya and Ghana

Lund University staff received a warm welcome from alumni based in Kenya during a recruitment tour earlier this spring. Dickson Minjire Kinuthia (MSc Development Studies 2014-2016), Joyce Ojino (MSc Environmental Management and Policy 2014-2016) and Eunice Muthoni Muthee (MSc International Strategic Management 2017-2018) attended the alumni breakfast event in Nairobi – the first LU alumni event to be organised in … Continue reading

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A sustainable work-life

The workplaces of the future are characterised by a digitised and boundless working environment in which we can largely control how, where and when we want to work. We are given new opportunities, but we also face new challenges. Are the workplaces keeping up with the rapid pace of development? And how do we get a sustainable working life – … Continue reading

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See you in Brussels in May!

Lund University and the network of Universities in South Sweden – Lärosäten Syd – are pleased to invite all alumni based in Brussels to join us for an Alumni Reception on 21 May. This will be a fantastic opportunity to network with other alumni from the six universities that make up Lärosäten Syd: Lund University, Malmö University, the Swedish University … Continue reading

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Love@Lund 2019

Lund University has not only filled the minds of many students, but it has also filled their hearts. The Love@Lund exhibition introduces you to couples who found love in Lund – in the corridor, the AF building or the classroom, just to name a few places where sparks flew. Most couples shary their stories in Swedish, but poster 1, 7, … Continue reading

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Meeting alumni in Thailand

At the end of last year, Lund University caught up with alumni based in Thailand, as part of a Career and Alumni Networking event organised by the Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce. The event brought together eight Swedish universities as well as several Swedish companies based in Thailand, including Tetra Pak, IKEA, Volvo, Atlas Copco, Astra Zeneca. The evening was an … Continue reading

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Voices from the Alumni Reception in Berlin

Name: Kerstin Studies: Master of Arts in Literature, Culture and Media (class of 2011) Works with: General Personnel and Organisational issues at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin Favourite memory from Lund University: The close contact with professors and meeting students and people from other fields than my own.       Name: Maksim Studies: Master of Science in Finance (class of 2018) Works with: Project Management … Continue reading

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LU meets alumni in Berlin

On 7 November we hosted an alumni reception in the Felleshus, the cultural centre and event venue of the five Nordic embassies, in Berlin. Many alumni gathered after work for a fruitful evening of mingling and networking. Alumni enjoyed an inspiring talk by Ambassador Per Thöresson about the relations between Sweden and Germany. The relationship between our two countries has … Continue reading

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