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Going out for dinner in Lund

Cooking and visiting student nations is fun but when you want to celebrate something sepcial or just want to enjoy really good food you have to go to restaurant. Unfortunately, there is no place in Lund which is very good and cheap so you have to spend at least 120 SEK for a better meal. And don’t forget that only … Continue reading

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First weeks Thesis Project TetraPak

Time flies and I am now already in my fifth week of my Master thesis project. It is in cooperation with TetraPak which means that I have to cycle 2-3 times a week trough whole Lund to do my experiments there. Since the work is confidential I cannot talk too much about its content but as you can see I … Continue reading

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What the heck?

Although it is Monday it feels like last week has never ended. It’s because I was a hacker on a food hack the entire weekend. Since I am also doing my Master’s thesis now there was not much time to prepare so I didn’t even know that a hacker is not only an illegal job for nerds. But it turns … Continue reading

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Projects everywhere

Right now it feels like that there are projects everywhere. Last friday in the morning there was a final presentation of the food project course, where business partners from the industry where invited and you had the chance to change information during a little fika break. Then one hour later I had a meeting with some people from TetraPak to … Continue reading

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Christmas Break

Fortunately for me, Germany is not too far away, so I spent a few days home with my family and old good friends but at the same time I miss the awesome people from Lund. So I decided to celebrate at least new year’s eve in Copenhagen because it was just amazing last year. But first I have to buy … Continue reading

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Sport possibilities during winter season

You might wonder if you can do sports when it is almost the whole time dark and cold outside. One possibility to avoid these uncomfortable conditions is to do indoor sports but even if you don’t like gyms you do not have to forgo sports. In Lund there is not much snow and the city’s winter service does a great … Continue reading

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Advanced Course

As mentioned in the previous post I want to tell more about my Advanced Course which I am doing right now in a small company close to the university. I am half way done and so far it is a great experience to apply the theoretical knowledge in real life. I am investigating how heat and time influences the proteins … Continue reading

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Since there is a long summer holiday from  June to August in Sweden, I decided to do an internship during this time. Another reason why I wanted to do an internship is that I want to collect some practical experience in the Food R&D sector. So I was looking for opportunities for an internship during late winter/early spring but it … Continue reading

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Holiday in Sweden

When studying abroad, you should take the opportunity to explore the country during the holiday. Since the summer break is around three months long, there is enough time for an extended tour. Together with two friends, I had a road trip around the southern part of Sweden, which included cities like Gothenburg, Karlstad, Uppsala, Stockholm, Jönköping and many more. A … Continue reading

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HBTQ certificate for Lund’s City Library

I just visited the city library to get my weekly dose of easy-to-read Swedish literature but something was different this time. Now there is a HBTQ certificate just next to the entrance. Although I didn’t know what it exactly means, a huge rainbow flag on the wall let me guess right. The library is now demonstrating tolerance to everybody despite … Continue reading

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