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Architecture Thesis – what and how?

If you are reading this and your presentation is due next week, I really don’t think you should be reading this 🙂 Other then that the key to doing a good job is always about planing. Us architecture students know that very well indeed but sometimes it’s very hard to keep to your word and avoid procrastinating. Especially during your … Continue reading

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How to present your architecture master project?

There really is no correct answer to that. The best possible thing would be to attend the presentation of other students and learn by watching. And that you can do next week. The current batch of Architecture students are presenting their work next week from February 6 till February 9 The whole shebang will take place in the Full scale lab … Continue reading

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Thesis project – how do I push myself?!

New year and new semester started. With it comes the final project which we have to plan individually. Creating my own schedule and forcing myself to follow my own deadlines is what scares my the most, cause sometimes I miss motivation to get myself going. I believe all of us struggle to finish on time! Most of us found already … Continue reading

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Skissernas museum is now open

Allright, architecture lovers, Skissernas museum is finally open and ready to greet us with open hands.  The place in the middle of Lund has been closed for a couple of years renovating and now it is finally open and with a new addition by swedish architecs Elding Oscarson it is a beutiful and educating place to visit. Museum houses some … Continue reading

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Work at home?

When the dark and cold days come to Lund sometimes it’s hard to get yourself out of your room. I catch myself very often doing nothing and having problems with finding motivation to study. Few days ago I brought part of the project home to have it all the time on my mind. Does it feel good when school work … Continue reading

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Where to get modelling stuff (architecture)

The finals are not that far away, so better start thinking about that shiny, new model of yours. If you are looking for building materials, balsa, metal, paper, kapa or anything alike – look no further. Here is a list of shops and what you can buy in them. I’m sorry but there are no specialty shops in Lund other … Continue reading

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SUDes goes to China!

As each year the course Sustainable Urban Dynamics goes for a study trip to explore processes of rapid urbanization. This year the trip took place in first half of October in Tianjin and Beijing. Our project site is located in Tianjin and we had a chance to get some more insight about its conditions and diversity of the city. We … Continue reading

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My Best Semester in Lund

Last semester, my third semester at Lund was the best one of my Master in Architecture degree. I took the course Urban Dynamics. It was a really interesting and well organised course. As part of the course we had a twelve day trip to China, where our site was located. The school completely organized the trip for us and even … Continue reading

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What is it really like to study in Sweden?

Something that must be on a prospective student’s mind is – what is it really like to study in Sweden? At least, it was on my mind before I moved abroad. It was about two years ago that I received my acceptance letter to Lund. So this seems to be the right time to write a post like this. I … Continue reading

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What I Didn’t Realize About my Program Before Arriving.

Coming from the United States, undergraduate courses (bachelor level) are separate from graduate level course (master’s level). Usually the only people who are able to take graduate level courses are people who are at the senior level in their studies. Part of me assumed my class would be made up of only those who were admitted into my program. Not … Continue reading

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