Follow our digital ambassadors from around the world as they make their way through university in Sweden! Learn what it's really like to be a student here through photos and stories of Swedish student life.
Swedish stories is a series of interviews with international students from Malmö University. Following up on the interview with Raya from Bulgaria, I had a Sunday brunch and a chat with Kevin: a 23-year-old student from Texas, USA. This is what Kevin had to say about student life in Sweden. A: Let’s start from […]
We often hear about studies showing Sweden excelling in this and that… Everything from freedom of speech to renewable energy are subjects that Swedes take great care of and therefore gain international recognition. Sweden’s effort to embrace feminism has been praised world-wide, but how good is Sweden with giving equal rights and opportunities to everyone really?
As the library wasn’t open during Easter I decided to continue my museum visits. So, I took a visit to Västerbottens Museum in the Gammlia area in Umeå. It’s near by the university and just three bus stops from the city center so it’s easy to visit. The entry is always free and it’s open around […]
“We are always strangers to someone else. Learning to live together is fighting against racism” Tahar Ben Jelloun I wanted to start writing this post with a sentence by a famous Moroccan author who has been trying to fight racism and hate for many years. I’ve read one of his books, and I highly […]
Spring is coming! Woohoo! I have been in Stockholm for almost 8 months now, and as much as I was excited about my first winter experience in Sweden, I am now eagerly looking forward to not wearing big winter jackets, and am looking forward to those long hours of sunshine, greenery and colours! That’s right, […]
Are you interested in history? What about Scandinavian history? If you are coming to Sweden to visit or to study, it is impossible not to see some cultural references or silly souvenirs referring to Vikings! Even though, today’s Denmark was the first land Vikings created their culture and community, all of Scandinavia has had experienced […]
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