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The Swedish Chef

It’s only a matter of days until new students reach Lund and start their new adventure, I know you have a mix of feelings of enthusiasm, fear, joy, and longing. But don’t worry it will be a great chapter in your lives. I remember those days last year when I was planning my trip to Lund, and I only regret … Continue reading

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Glad Midsommar!

Hey hey! On Friday 23rd June it was Midsummer in Sweden, and so I thought I’d let you know how some friends and I celebrated. Five international students from my class (including me) were invited to a Swedish friend’s place in Lomma, a seaside town between Lund and Malmö that is best known for its beach. Through the day others … Continue reading

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Searching for a job in Sweden?

If you come to Lund for your studies with the aim to stay in Sweden to find a job, then you should consider a few things… Only a certain amount of positions are actually pubished online, a lot of jobs are given to people through connections! So networking from the beginning is very important! A tip here is to join … Continue reading

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Holidays during the master thesis?

During the master thesis the time management of the work is done by the students and approved by the supervisors. So as long as the work is done and results are delivered, it is fine to take a few days off! 🙂 I was lucky to spend some time in Zanzibar, discovering amazing places 🙂 And while having a little … Continue reading

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How to become famous with LTH ;)

I have been talking already several times about the Product Development course that makes part of the degree programme in Food Technology and Nutrition… Every year one of the teams is awarded an Innovation Price for the most innovative product developed. This year the group developing a vegan and gluten free mud cake baking mix with a lower sugar content … Continue reading

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Starting with the Master Thesis

After finishing the last exam when coming back from the Christmas break, there was not much time to relax, as it is time to start with the degree project. Which is very exciting and makes a lot of fun if you chose the right project for you. I think it is important to start looking for an interesting project around … Continue reading

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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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The “hidden” treasure of the LTH campus

Who has never been around Kemicentrum when it gets dark, might have missed out a lot (according to me :P) When you pass by Kemicentrum during day time, there are those “unspectacular” black  Yin and Yang stones infront of the A entrance, but once it gets dark the magic starts. Those stone become glowing stones, which lighten up your day! … Continue reading

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Sensory evalution – how to choose a final product during food product development?

If you ever wondered what studying Food Technology actually means, this post explains a little part of it… As already mentioned in one of my first posts, this semster does include a course in which we develop a vegan product, where my group is working on a vegan and gluten free mud cake baking mix! Now it feels like we … Continue reading

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How bad are swedish dark winters in Lund?

When one thinks about a northern country, one of the thoughts might be that it is dark and cold in winter time… But I can cheer you up, it is not as bad as you would think (considering the darkness). As I am from Italy I have to say that you can of course feel a difference in hours where … Continue reading

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