International Day at University of Iceland

A blaze of international colour.

A blaze of international colour. Photo: Kristinn Ingvarsson

Students, teachers and staff were treated to the sights, tastes and sounds of the world this Thursday, as the University of Iceland held its annual International Day.

Visitors were treated to such international delights at Balkan music, Vietnamese dance and Russian folk songs. The programme included a raffle and the chance to sample international food and drink.

Mingling amongst visitors were representatives of various international embassies and consuls, past and present foreign exchange students and invitees from Icelandic insititutions, all ready to chat about the various opportunities for study and cooperation.

The chance to chat and exchange information.

The chance to chat and exchange information. Photo: Kristinn Ingvarsson

National costume and dance.

National costume and dance. Photo: Kristinn Ingvarsson

Useful mingling and networking.

Useful mingling and networking. Photo: Kristinn Ingvarsson

Weather

Clear sky

Today

6 °C

Rain showers

Tomorrow

6 °C

Rain showers

Monday

7 °C

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