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Class of 2016, Biotechnology!

Living in Sweden as a student was an unforgettable journey which is now coming to an end. I remember the first time I met with my friends as if it was yesterday…We were 11 people from different countries with different educational backgrounds. I never would have thought that I would become such good friends with all of these people who … Continue reading

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KEEP CALM and WRITE YOUR THESIS!

I have to be honest, the process of writing a master´s thesis is indeed challenging. The challenge starts with trying to find a good project that would catch your interest and would be good for your future. Among the students of International Biotechnology program I was the one who found a project the latest. And believe me, the struggle was … Continue reading

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Summer Work in Tetra Pak

As the time of graduation gets closer, the stress of uncertainty arises. Me and my friends had the same question in our minds recently: ´What to do next? ´. Just to find the answer for that, some of us were chasing after PhD positions while others were trying to find a job. I was among the ones who were looking … Continue reading

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Living in an International Corridor

Being a student in Lund offers the chance of meeting with really cool people constantly. You never know where you will meet with your next bestie; it could be the library, the class, a nation or even a bus! Living in a corridor doubles this chance and guarantees getting to know some very nice people with whom you will always keep … Continue reading

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Spring is here!

It is the time of the year when the nature wakes up and the whole city starts to look like an amazing bouquet of flower! The nature of Sweden is really generous in awarding the people for their patience in handling the long dark winter. When the sun starts to shine, flowers bump up in almost every corner! Like this … Continue reading

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Adventure of master thesis project in Malmö starts!

Wow! What a crazy beginning to 2016 ! Right after finalizing my advanced couse, I started working at Sjölunda wastewater treatment plant in Malmö. Travelling everyday isn’t that bad especially when you get the option to go to a bigger city as Malmö is. Finally, I feel that contacting companies was worth effort. I really like my project. It is a … Continue reading

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An alternative holiday

This year, instead of going back home for Christmas, I decided to stay in Lund to spend some time with my babies a.k.a EGSB reactors. I know it sounds nerdy but I am actually enjoying spending time in laboratory while everyone is away for holiday. I have started working for this bio-gas project in early November when I chose to … Continue reading

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Early Christmas Signs

When Julmust and Glögg hits the shelves of supermarkets you can start to have that warm-fuzzy feeling as it indicates one and only thing: Christmas is coming! Julmust which can be found in supermarkets only during Christmas and Easter (then the name changes into `påskmust´) is a soft drink that is dark, relatively consistent and very very sweet! For a … Continue reading

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