Singing has been a part of student life especially at the universities in the Nordic Countries. Students sing in different events and gatherings: parties, celebrations, 1st of May and so on.
One of the oldest students’ song is Gaudeamus Igitur which is still sung in academic occations all over the world.
1st of May is celebrated as the start of spring in many Nordic countries. Here is one of the songs that you might hear in Sweden and other countries on that day.
What kind of singing traditions of students do you remember?