Hello hello! Recently, on the 14th of February I had the chance to go on a ski trip. I know! Great way to spend valentines day, falling oh-so-not-gracefully in snow 5 times! I had never been skiing before so this was a really exciting trip for me. Having lived in India for quite some time… Read More The first time I went skiing!
KI alumni China was launched on 22nd January, 2018. It is the first global alumni chapter! Do you know why they want to set up KI alumni network? How KI alumni network can help you before, during and after KI life? Please Click the following video! Shooting: Jing Wu, Erwei Zeng Edit: Erwei Zeng Youtube Channel: Karolinska Institutet student… Read More KI Alumni China launch
One of the best things about doing a Global Master’s is the opportunity to call a new city home for a couple of years. As I’ve settled in, the requests from friends and family to visit have gradually built up. In fact, just last weekend, one of my friends from home came to stay and… Read More How to host in Stockholm…
New day, new blog! A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a Women’s March in Stockholm! The first ever March took place in January 2017 in Washington and was for a lot of topics such as women’s rights, healthcare, immigration reform and human rights. This year in Stockholm the theme of the… Read More Women’s March Stockholm 2018
The first thing I noticed upon arrival in Stockholm was how vacant it is. I came from Bangalore which has a population density of 11884 people per km square compared to a meager density of 5012 in Stockholm. Having lived here for more than a year now, I have come to realize that population difference… Read More Comparing extremities- An Indian in Sweden
There are two of things you should probably know about being a Global Health student and travelling in Sweden: the time is limited and we already know the cost of life in Scandinavia is not exactly low. However, that does not mean you can’t travel – you just have to involve a little planning. Here… Read More Minimizing the costs and maximizing the fun of a one day trip
Where do you take your friends and family when they come visit you? How can you convince them that what Stockholm offers is worth not seeing the sun for 3 months? My family visited me in October, and I was so excited – I wanted to show off Stockholm! Below is a list of museums… Read More Family and friends coming to Stockholm? Take them to these museums and restaurants
Reflections after 4 months in Stockholm.… Read More Driving home for Christmas (thoughts after 4 months at KI)
Hello, mina vänner (my friends) and välkommen (welcome) to my second blog! (Can you tell I’m practicing my Swedish and it’s not working that great for me?) Anyway, I’ve been all over the place since I started the dreaded GOC of the biomedicine bachelor programme. (General and Organic Chemistry but more on that later, I… Read More The KI Effect- What Can You Expect After Joining KI?
When it comes to holidays, students of Global Health know that it is equally important to put in some effort, in order to feel disconnected from the routine of work. All work and no play is certainly not a feature displayed by class members. Going to a party, for me, is as much a learning… Read More 🎄Planning the holidays