Nordic Leaders White House Arrival Ceremony

Published: May 18, 2016

MAY 13, 2016 Nordic Leaders White House Arrival Ceremony President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcomed the president of Finland along with the prime ministers of Norway, Sweden, Iceland, and Denmark to the White House for a U.S.-Nordic Leaders Summit. On their agenda were discussions on counter-terrorism efforts, climate change, and nuclear security. In his remarks,…

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2015 Annual Scandinavian Julfest

Published: December 3, 2015

Undergraduate students of the UCLA Scandinavian Section celebrate Luciatåg, singing traditional Scandinavian songs at the section’s annual Julfest each winter.

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Scandinavia and the World

Published: November 2, 2015

A clever website with excellent comics focusing on the relationships between the Nordic countries. More information can be found here.

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Online Swedish Instruction for the Tisus Exam

Published: November 1, 2015

There is now an online written course for preparation for the Tisus exam, the equivalent of the TOEFL for foreign students wishing to study at Swedish universities and colleges. Click here to learn more.

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