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SUDes Goes to Sichuan, China!

Hey hey! I’ll have to be ‘brief’ because I’m jetlagged to death. From October 6-15th, SUDes 2nd years were in Chengdu, Sichuan, China for a collaborative workshop with students from Southwest Jiaotong University. As well as being an amazing work opportunity, it was an incredible experience on its own. The biggest pro for the trip, however, is that it was … Continue reading

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Orientation Is Over

Hey hey! As you all may have noticed, the orientation weeks are beginning to feel like a distant memory as classes ramp up. Here in the 2nd year of SUDes, we have already had our first China group analysis crit after less than 3 weeks of class. That among other things has delayed my posting of my experience as an … Continue reading

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Weekend trip ideas: Ivösjön – Bromölla

If you are looking for a great weekend trip with overnight stay, I can reccommend amazing place not that far from Lund. We went to Bromölla, which is a small village at Ivösjön lake. Right at the lake there is a cosy camping with small huts for 4-5 people, good shower facilities and many bbq places at the lake. It’s easily … Continue reading

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Half way through – short holidays!

Around our mid critique I decided to take a short break and forget about the project for few days. Taking adventage of early spring and low prices (it’s still out of season or even “winter” time) we decided to go to beautiful Ibiza. Out of season you can easily find great accommodation through airbnb for 20€ per person! In a … Continue reading

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Study trip to my project site in Amsterdam

In March I had a chance to visit Amsterdam and do some research on my site in Westpoort and other relevant harbour areas. I was very lucky to have amazing weather so I took plenty pictures to note my thoughts. Using the opportunity of being in Amsterdam I also contacted an architect from Amsterdam, who had guest lectures in Lund … Continue reading

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How’s your new student life in Lund?

Hi there! How’s your new studetn life in Lund University? I guess that you must had a really busy orientation week, joining different kind of meetings and events, going to parties in Nations and student unions, getting to know your new classmates and corridor neighbors……Have you been adjusted to the new environment? If not, do not be worried, take your … 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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A hike worth taking!

This might not be a good time for a hike, because of the rain and wind, but the hike to Kullaberg was definitely worth it. Kullaberg is one of the many natural reserves in Skåne, which is situated near a small town called Mölle. It has a very scenic landscape with steep cliffs and rocky caves that is very close to … Continue reading

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Travelling

During my time in Lund I was lucky enough to travel all over Europe (and even parts of Asia). It was one of the factors that made my time in Lund so memorable. Many of the trips I did were with groups of people I had met at Lund. Some of the places I managed to go included: St. Petersberg, … Continue reading

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Not just a Number

I was surprised when I first arrived at Lund University that I was a person first and a student, statistic, check-list, second. I was relieved at how approachable staff at the university were. I have always felt welcome to e-mail or visit staff in person. There is a real sense of openness and that everyone’s opinion is valid – likely, a … Continue reading

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