The last weeks have been quite busy with thesis writing but it is important to take a break, especially in the first warm days of the year! So I decided to join a trip organised by the International office and went canoeing to Gagnef. We gathered around 11am in Gagnef to rent the canoes and kayaks… Read More Canoeing trip in Gagnef
Sometimes spontaneous things turn out to be the best. This was the case of Stockholm Cultural Night. At the end of April my mum came for a visit and we decided to stay in Stockholm for a few days. We had planned the typical sightseeing tour around the city center and a special trip to… Read More Stockholm Cultural Night
Especially the ones of you coming to Sweden for at least one year might be wondering how you are going to pay your rent, if taking money out with your home countries bank card will imply too many fees and if it is not better to have a bank account in Sweden during your studies… Read More Opening a bank account in Sweden
What can I say. After Tereza’s blog about research methods one could assume a blogpost about the thesis would be next. Thesis, dreaded? Probably. Enjoyed? Not so much. Necessary? Apparently. When I first started contemplating continuing with my studies the major question that kept coming back was, do I really want to write another thesis?… Read More It’s time to start typing!
Over the Easter holidays my boyfriend’s family came to visit us to Sweden. We always try to explore new places instead of taking our visitors to places we already know (with exceptions). This time we thought it would be interesting to explore islands inbetween Sweden and Finland. Not knowing anything about the islands, we planned our… Read More Exploring the Åland islands
So now that a lot has been written about accommodation in Borlänge, let’s get into a few finer details. An important thing, which we seemingly cannot survive without these days, is staying connected! I’m talking about setting up your Internet and phone connection. An Internet connection is not included in our accommodation. Neither is a… Read More Stay connected!
At the end of most university programs, it is required from you to write a thesis. However, before you do that it is important to get to know the methods of how you can do a proper research so that you can chose the best fitting method for your thesis research. This is what the… Read More Learning how to do a proper research