Alumni portraits

Our alumni can be found all over the world. They come from different backgrounds and have different experiences and often exciting stories to tell about their careers and lifes after their time in Umeå. Here are a few interviews with former Umeå University students.

Isabella wants to build a supportive network of Umeå alumni in LondonIsabella from Sweden, living in London

Former exchange student returns as 2016 keynote alumni speakerShaf Mansour from United Kingdom

From Umeå to the political center of the worldJennifer Benson from USA/Sweden

A trailblazer bringing Sweden and Cameroon closerLéonie Dapi Nzefa from Cameroon

A marketing manager who sweats alongside her colleaguesEva Lundström from Sweden

Discovering new paths in UmeåBiao Xu from China

Spreading Love from UmeåMartin Jara from Ecuador and Terry Wayburne from Hong Kong

With Umeå in his bloodDong Yang from China

From Umeå to the NetherlandsMutanga Theodore Funwi from Cameroon

Making computers and working for GoogleLars Jerkland

Fighting HIV and AIDS in Southern AfricaAnita Sandström from Sweden

Master's degree opening a lot of doorsChristine Mitchell from USA

Alumni in the world

Our Alumni are spread all around the world. Find out more about our global chapters!