An international student on tolerance, respect, diversity … and Trump
Since the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United Stated at the latest, many of us are puzzled, if not outright scared. Racism, sexism, and discrimination seem not only to be tolerated, but actually encouraged and legally implemented under this presidency. And as a German I am sitting here and thinking […]
SwEquality, part 2: from Germany to Sweden, dreaming a life here. Meet Victoria!
Few pieces ago, I talked about the equality and the dignity concerning disabled people in Sweden. You might want to know more about, if you have not read it before… so there we go, you can find it here. Anyway, let’s narrow the focus a little bit and let me tell you about how lucky […]
Why you should move to Sweden at least once in your life!
Moving to a new place is a really big (mental) step. Most people find it really scary (which it kinda is), and even if they have the opportunity to go, some eventually won’t do it for exactly that reason. BUT, so much of that fear is just a mind game that you have to overcome. Once you do […]
What to expect from studying in Sweden!
I am sitting on the plane that will take me to where it all started one year ago, nostalgically going through my old pictures and movies that bring me back to all the highs of last year. Maybe a few days ago you were on such a plane as well, on your way to Sweden to study. […]