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Studying during the Christmas break

Everyone is happy about the “holidays” in the end of the year, but unfortunately are the holidays pretty short, as the exams of a few LTH courses will be held directly after the Christmas break. I am back in Italy for the holidays, but the few days I had to see all my relatives and friends were rather stressfull, as … Continue reading

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Welcoming Christmas and the New Year!!!

As we enter last month of the year, the city is all dolled up to celebrate Christmas and welcome the New Year. This year’s Christmas tree decoration is special as it has beautiful bronze ring ornaments, marking the 350 jubilee of Lund University. More information about the jubilee can be found at Lund-university-350-years The pretty decoration on streets along with … Continue reading

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Vinterlund: how Lund is preparing for cold and dark times

This weekend seems to be a beginning of a very important time in Sweden. Christmas is one of most important celebrations in the year and you will see that Swedes love their lights, stars and candles. Last Friday around 4pm the christmas tree in the city center was officially lit up. Weekend was filled with christmas related markets in center … Continue reading

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Christmas in Lund

I stayed in Lund and celebrated Christmas with a friend of mine at my place. Preparing for the holidays things are a little bit different than they are in the US. Many stores in the US when it is not a holiday will stay open till about 8 or 9 pm, or even 10 pm that are not 24/7 stores. … Continue reading

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The Swedish Christmas

Even though I’ve been in Sweden for 15 months, this year was my first time experiencing the Swedish Christmas.  And I was not disappointed! The first different aspect I notice was the time of the celebration – it was a late lunch (for me, but I’m sure Swedes refer to it as an early dinner ;). So we arrived at my … Continue reading

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Lucia everywhere….

Hi cutiepies, So what have I been doing the last two weeks ? Watched Lucia performances in different cities. So you can imagen how many saffran buns and gingerbreads I have eaten (saffran bun is the yellow bun on the plate in one of the pictures and it tastes like heaven). Here is some pictures of my dear little brother and his friend … Continue reading

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Lack of Exams….?

It is that time of the year again…no, not Christmas. Examinations time! Luckily for us in Industrial Design, we don’t really have exams – but that does not mean easy breezy end of semesters. We still have to work – a lot! – in our presentations. We do have a more informal setting – teachers are usually very laid back … Continue reading

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Last day at Campus!

    So today was our last day at Campus Helsingborg and it was our final presentation day of the Public Building Integrating Solar Energy, Costs and Environmental Issues course! My group presented first today and I was the first one to talk, a bit nervous, but everything went well! Our programme director, Maria Wall, was there and baked pepparkakor (Swedish … Continue reading

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