3 intense and eventful years have passed since I started at Karolinska Institutet. Now it’s time for me to move on, take the next step, open a new chapter… In this post I’ll sum up my 3 years of doing the biomedicine BSc programme in Stockholm and reveal shortly my future plans. When I first… Read More Biomed BSc finished. How was it and what’s next?
The Biomedicine BSc programme has a strong research focus and every course that we do we have laboratory practicals. In the next couple of paragraphs you can explore some of the course labs that I’ve found the most exciting! 1 . Acid & Base lab Course: Introduction to Biomedical Science, Semester 1 It’s your first time… Read More 5 Fun Labs that you’ll do as a Biomedicine BSc student
Molecular Oncology and Statistics might be my favorite course of the Biomedicine BSc program at KI, and I will tell you why. Will I be able to save the world from cancer after doing this course? Perhaps through interdisciplinary research and translational science! I remember a biology class in high school. My friend had asked the biology… Read More Lets save the world! Aka the Oncology course of Biomedicine BSc program
Almost two years have passed since I moved to Stockholm for my biomedicine bachelor studies. It has been a huge step forward for me and an amazing experience. I’ve met many amazing people, learned a lot and, of course, had some great fun! With this blog post I will round off my blogging semester and… Read More 10 amazing things that I have done while living in Stockholm
They say that SSSB (the Stockholm Student Housing) is the safest and the best way to get your accommodation. Now I have my own SSSB experience to share and lots of tips to give you! 1: Start standing in the SSSB queue as soon as you can! You can reach 90 queue days before you even start your studies… Read More How I got my SSSB accommodation: Good-to-knows
A lot of construction work is going on around KI campus in Solna, including a new state-of-the-art hospital. Let me tell you a little about what all those construction cranes are doing and how KI Campus Solna will look in the future! Biomedicum In 2018 on the campus of Karolinska Institutet the new Biomedicum, the laboratory of future, will be finished. It… Read More Future of Karolinska Institutet: 4 huge contruction projects making it more hi-tec and well-connected
One more thing that I enjoy about Stockholm is the public transport. Some metro stations have amusing designs! Plus, the services are reliable and it’s easy to get around Stockholm. I present to you three artsy metro stations. And, so that you know, you could make a whole tour of underground art of Stockholm! Kungsträdgården T-bana… Read More Exploring the artsy Stockholm Underground
The 30th of April is approaching and this means that it will be Valborg! It is the Swedish celebration of the forthcoming spring and ways of spending this day differs between families and students. Anyhow, it is a fun public celebration – that I can say from my own experience! If you love to laugh and get amused by creativity… Read More Valborg Celebration in Uppsala – time for Rafts, Strawberries and Champagne!
What the heck is biomedicine? Don’t worry – it confuses many at first! Keep reading and you will soon find out what the biomedicine is. 1. Biomedicine is a science Biomedicine is a branch of medical science. People with biomedical education tend to do research, usually in a laboratory environment. They work to gain new… Read More 3 things to know about Biomedicine
Some days come with surprises. This one day last autumn started with the Stockholm City Hall Reception for the new international students and ended up, inadvertently, being a chase after an air balloon. Here is the whole story and photos of the beautiful Stockholm to go with it. Every winter the Stockholm City Hall hosts the world… Read More Chasing the Air Balloon – from Stockholm City Hall to Bromma