Every once in a while I enjoy looking through my calendar and going back to the same day exactly one year ago. Sometimes the days were uneventful but other days were much more important. I suppose I appreciate seeing how far I’ve come and the things that have happened in between then and now. You’re… Read More Exciting times are ahead!
As you might have read in some other blogs, there are plenty of activities to do here in Borlänge in the wintertime. You can, for example, go skating on Lake Runn of go skiing at Romme Alpin. Only downside with both of these activities is that they are a bit far away, and they cost… Read More Sled away!
Even if there is not any big event going on, you still can make a great plans for yourself. Even if the weather is not that great, the wonders of Swedish nature are still there. In this video, I am going to show you how you can combine several little experiences into a wonderful day… Read More Little experiences – a blogger meetup
Evidently November was the busiest month for the students of Solar Energy Engineering. We had couple of written exams, labs, culminating projects, presentations, assignments, reports, study visit and everything topped up with regular, weekly workload of the courses. November started with joy by bringing the first snowfall of the season and the study visit to… Read More Restless November!
One important thing to know and understand about Sweden is that knowing the language can help you a lot. Don’t get me wrong – Swedes are fluent in English and you won’t really need to speak Swedish much in day-to-day activities. But I have always believed that two ice-breakers exist to immerse yourself in any… Read More Svenska 101
The study visits to different industries is one of the key activities of the solar energy engineering programme. Study visits provides a forum for discussion, exchange and practical learning. Two days’ study tour to Institute for Energy Technology (IFE), Norway and Glava Energy Center (GEC), Sweden was organised for all the first year, exchange and… Read More “Away We Go” – first overseas study tour, IFE Norway
If there is one thing that is certain, it’s that time flies, especially when you’re busy at school. In the months leading up to coming to Borlänge to begin the Tourism Destination Development master I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. A friend of mine had done an exchange in Sweden and she said she… Read More No rest for the wicked