Hello! So my time is coming to an end, these are the last few posts I will be able to post as my course is now over… I will write through the summer BUT before we get too ahead of ourselves… I would like to encourage you all to think about becoming Digital Ambassadors. This… Read More Why you should become a Digital Ambassador
Hello! For those of you who know they are coming to Stockholm, you will be preparing your bags, sorting your accommodation and gearing up for possibly the most beautiful adventure of your life. As you can see from my colleagues – Stockholm is beautiful and this opportunity will most certainly change your life. I know… Read More Things to look forward to in Stockholm
Thesis time is dreadful. Am afraid at Karolinska is no exception. It is a horrid, emotional time where most of your energy is spent lamenting not doing more before now and despising your ineffective time management (well that is how it is for me!). (and this is the second time!!) Thesis time is a bit… Read More Final Push
As things draw to a close and life gets just that little bit more ‘real’ – I thought I would give you a taste of the highlights of my year in Global Health – and you can pehaps look forward to making these memories yourself – it is a fabulous course you – you will… Read More Highlights from my year
For those of you coming to Stockholm, and for those of you who are planning to come in the future – you have a lot to look forward to – esp if you like travel. There is a lot to choose from, both cost effective (and not) when it comes to travel. A good start… Read More Stockholm! The centre of the world! (or so it seems)
I know you have heard this until you are bored stiff – however – the questions keep coming. A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to make some of the calls to the new Global Health Students for the fall intake 2014. Of course the issue of accommodation came up. I cannot emphasize… Read More Accomodation Again
So coming from a country that falls within the ‘tropics’ I have resliently and determinedly said that the seasons really do not affect me…. I was wrong. Here is Stockholm the seasons do affect you – however, every one is different and the affect is different in every case – in my case it was… Read More Summer coming to Stockholm!
Now you have probably found out your selection results – I thought it might be good to give you a taster of they type of people who will be in your class, and provide you with some further insights on what to expect…. and what this course can offer you. Here are four interviews with four Global… Read More Meet Global Health!!
Waffle Day!Leave a replyI note several of my colleagues have written about this unique Swedish holiday/Tradition – Waffle day – so I am going to write a blog about this too! This lovely tradition where you gorge on decadent, fluffy, hot, waffles smothered in cream, icecream, jam and berries is most certainly not to be… Read More Waffle Day!
Eight Tips to survive your Thesis Right, so the radio silence can be put down to one thing – Thesis writing! As I have already mentioned – the second part of the course for Global Health is set aside to write your thesis. Now, admittedly this is the worst part of the entire course. Honestly,… Read More Eight Tips to survive your Thesis