As the first real snow falls, it is hard to not think about Christmas and all the holiday events coming up with the break. Unfortunately, KI students are always busier before the break, but that doesn’t stop up from getting into the holiday spirit! All around Stockholm there are plenty of activities to have a… Read More Getting Into the Holiday Spirit!
Going to the doctor could be a stressful experience for many people. However, the “treatment” at KI Health Promotion, in the Solna campus will be a relaxing experience! KI Health Promotion provides the usage of full body massage chair. The use of this chair can be made through appointments so that you can fit it into your… Read More DIY Massage
What Is A Sustainable Development? “A development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” In simple words, we must preserve Earth for the future As I have mentioned before in the blog about water stress and global warming, these are the things that… Read More Global Toxicity in A Sustainable Society
Something I didn’t expect when I decided to move to Stockholm is that you actually are moving to Northern Europe, not just Sweden. Traveling within Northern Europe is so easy and convenient when you realize that, it seemed a waste to not travel more. Unfortunately, most of us have real life responsibilities Monday through Friday, and if… Read More What to Consider If You Want a Weekend Gateway from Stockholm?
Last weekend I went to a festival that I didn’t get to experience last year when I first came to Stockholm. It is called the Stockholm Street Food Festival located in Kungsträdgården, just a couple of miles away from the palace. While the food was good and the atmosphere was fun, I think this festival… Read More Stockholm Street Food Festival
Continuing from my previous post about future toxicologists, below are some more of my classmate’s responses: Ioana Chelcea How is toxicology program different from your previous background? Lecturers in the courses have more researchers Favorite course so far Toxicokinetics What’s the most memorable event in toxicology program? 40th years Toxicology Anniversary Elinor Hansson Wilcken How… Read More Future Toxicologists (Part 2)
The other day my brother kindly reminded me that I had misspelled “Institutet”, he said that is not English. Immediately I proudly told him that he is correct, it’s not English it is Swedish. Of course, I then proceeded to teach him a quick 3 minutes Swedish grammar lesson about “en/ett”. After all, it is… Read More “En” and “Ett”
Weeks have gone by since I got home. Usually when I’m home for break I go back to my usual “Taiwan routine”. Things go back a certain way and I don’t notice much change. But this time I felt different, besides my expanding waistline due to so many delicious food, I have noticed that my… Read More Home For The 1st Time After 1 Year in Sweden
As I have mentioned many times before, our toxicology program is fill with people around the world all with different backgrounds, experiences, and expertise. Today I want to introduce some of my classmates and let them tell you how they feel after their first year in the toxicology program. They each answered 3 questions to… Read More Future Toxicologists (Part 1)
Continued from Looking Forward to My Master Thesis (Part I) … Below are a couple more second year student projects: Shuangjia Xue Location KI, Department of Medicine Most interesting part of your project Mixture effect on immunity Did you gain anything personally through your thesis? Help me to understand which PhD research area is better… Read More Looking Forward to My Master Thesis (Part II)