Category Archives: Around campus

Clear signs of the lecture period coming to an end…

Have you already heard about the phenomenon of queues in Sweden? One could for sure call it a national sport, you can also read this entertaining article by another guy over at thelocal. Now as the lectures are phasing out and deadlines for several hand-ins are getting close, the queues at the popular lunch options around campus get shorter or just … Continue reading

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“The Dark Side of Sweden”

        Winter is coming, days are now considerably shorter even here, in the south of Sweden. Once I came to school early in the morning to prepare for the review, when it was still dark, and finished when it was already dark outside. This might seem depressing, but think about the streets illumination, popping up all over the … Continue reading

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Career Fair Days – ARKAD

Hey guys, Today I am going to talk about ARKAD, the biggest career fair of Scandinavia. It is held every year in the middle of November at LTH and it lasts two days. Not only it gives you the chance to get in contact with some company representatives, it also gives you an insight about internships and master thesis opportunities. … Continue reading

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Architecture and Design Library. Make the most of it

Today I will talk about the library, which is one of my favourite spots at school. I know from my classmates that it often doesn’t make a good first impression because of the small size, but it’s misleading, trust me! First of all, people who work there are super nice and helpful. They can show you around if you ask … Continue reading

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Internship

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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Lund University’s jubilee

Hej! So as you most probably know already, Lund University is celebrating 350 years and a lot of events and activities have been happening for the past year and much more is still planned! A few days ago, there was a big celebration party at Lundagård for the whole staff and students for the jubilee. I and some of my … 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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Summer days

Hello world, Are you enjoying your first weeks in Lund? I hope you are, specially since Nollning is here and a lot of events have been put in place to help you bond and have lots of fun. I imagine you must be feeling overwhelmed by all the things you need to do now. Need a moment to relax? Get … Continue reading

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Last Days of Summer

Hey hey! For all of us summer will be soon coming to a close. That means a return to Sweden for me, and for new arrivals hopefully an exciting new start! I’ve been at home in Scotland for summer lazing with my cat, seeing friends, turning 25 and obtaining my Chinese visa for the SUDes class trip. I will now … Continue reading

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Your home away from home

Finding accommodation in Lund is considered one of the most challenging parts of student life. So it was for me 🙂 Without going deep into detail I would recommend you to keep on trying to get one from LU accommodation or AF Bostäder, or through the student nations, if you are still looking for it. This is a safer way … Continue reading

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