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The World’s Smallest Big City: Aarhus – by Courtney Smith

Courtney Smith is currently studying a Bachelor of Psychological Science. In Winter School of 2018, Courtney travelled to Aarhus, Denmark, to take part in their summer program.   At the beginning of 2018, I had no idea that I would be traveling to Europe for the first time. I can clearly remember browsing the internet […]

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Coping With Homesickness – Lucy Pittman

Lucy Pittman completed an exchange to Lund University, Sweden, in Semester 1, 2017.   While overseas, it can be overwhelming to suddenly find yourself away from family. There are many ways of coping with this, and a great resource for finding help is The Global Society.   The Global Society recommends that students take care […]

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Exchange at Lund University – By Sascha Derrington-Borosewicz

To this day, almost five months have passed since I arrived in Lund, Sweden. Thinking back on everything that’s happened since I arrived, it seems a somewhat difficult task to compress it all into a blog, though I’ll try my best. First, the weather: if you’re coming here for the ‘spring’ semester at the start […]

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Exchange at Lund University- By Shae Jelly

Lund wasn’t my original number one choice for exchange, but boy I’m glad I changed my mind. If you want to immerse yourself in a foreign language, be able to easily travel to other European countries, and live in a thriving student town, then Lund is for you. When they said it was a student […]

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Exchange at Lund University – By Nathan Hards

Some 4 months ago I set on an adventure half way across the world to experience many new and exciting things. As great as this time has been, there are a number of things I would love to tell “past Nathan” in order to better prepare myself for the time ahead. In this blog I […]

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Exchange at Lund University – By Laura Turner

Exchange will change your life. It was honestly one of the most terrifying, exciting, challenging and satisfying experiences I have ever had. Terrifying – Exchange is terrifying. Unlike many students, I missed out on student accommodation for the semester exchange in Lund, Sweden. This meant that I arrived into the foreign city, no idea how […]

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Throw Back Thursday – Rachel Waye (Lund University)

It has been just over two years since my feet first touched the luscious green grounds of Sweden, but it feels like yesterday. Little did I know that on the 18th of August 2013, I was about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, involving new friends, new sites and new foreign delicacies (Swedish […]

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Exchange to Lund University – by Chloe Swift

It only felt like yesterday I was at Adelaide Airport saying goodbye to my friends and family but now seven months later I am on my way home after an amazing time away. I studied on exchange for five months at Lund University in Sweden which was one of the best experiences of my life. […]

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5 things I brought back from Sweden – by Paige Le Cornu

I made the somewhat spontaneous decision to study abroad for a year in beautiful Gothenburg, Sweden. As you’ll hear from most people who have studied abroad, it was absolutely one of the best decisions I have ever made. I brought numerous things back with, more than just a dala horse, winter coats and a ghostly […]

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A Swedish Exchange – by Sophie Kitchen

“I remember the excitement for three course lunches costing under $15, mornings spent racing to the bakery for a Semla bun, the dreaded Swedish lessons which actually helped a lot more than I care to admit and most of all my Swedish flatmates who took me in as a friend instantaneously and taught me everything […]

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