A throwback to the autumn semester when I was juggling between several assignments. I somehow managed to apply for the Eurolife Winter School. In November, I received an email saying that I was granted a scholarship to attend the conference in Obergurgl during mid-December. I felt a rush of excitement when I read the email.… Read More Learn about epigenetics in the heart of the Alps
Hello everyone! Hope you’re spending the holidays with your dear ones. I have been MIA for the past weeks due to my busy schedule, and now I am celebrating New Year’s Eve in bed with a fever 😛 . Without a doubt, December had plenty of highlights that I would love to talk about, but… Read More Helsinki cruise trip
Reading time: 5 minutes “Home is where your family is. Wherever you are, it’s about the people you’re surrounded by, not necessarily where you lay your head”, an old proverb said so. And I completely agree to it. So here I am, bringing my-two-children from my 10,000-kilometers-away-of-homeland to Sweden. This five-year-old-girl and three-year-old-boy don’t look… Read More What if I bring my children during my study at KI?
Before graduation, we had a chance to go on a study visit in Italy. While the trip was mainly academic, everyone in the program was excited because it felt like an international field trip. The 2 places we visited were the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and Joint Research Centre (JRC). The trip began with… Read More The Future
I not only graduated from Masters in Global Health with a degree, but with more valuable friendships and memories. Phuong is originally from Vietnam and has a background in International Business management. She wanted to find ways to improve the lives of people, and that is why she chose Global Health at Karolinska Institutet. How… Read More 🇻🇳 From Vietnam to improving health in Zambia 🇿🇲
Hello hello, This summer I had the chance to take a wonderful trip to Visby to visit my boyfriend’s family. It was truly a much needed trip to after all the work and study stress. Visby is a small town on the island of Gotland, one of the best well preserved medieval historic sites and… Read More My trip to Visby this summer!
Hello from sunny Stockholm! Last winter, I had blogged about the different activities that one can do while spending winter in Stockholm. Now that the sun shines brightly over Stockholm everyday and temperatures are going up till 27 degree Celsius, I decided to update you guys on some fun summer activities that you can do!… Read More 7 things to do during summer in Stockholm!
Hello again! Now that it is the 4th semester of the Bachelor Biomedicine programme, it is time to talk about the application for Bachelor thesis! The thesis is in the 6th and last semester of the programme, meaning next year but the application process starts now. I know it may seem too early but as… Read More The first step to applying for a Bachelor Thesis abroad!
This month I returned to Stockholm after 4 months in Copenhagen for my Practical Placement 2. This placement is the flagship of the Bioentrepreneurship programme and a chance for us to put what we learnt into practise with some real experience. Lot’s of bloggers have written about their experience with PP2. You should read about Yi’s… Read More My Novo Experience: A practical placement at Novo Nordisk
Hej Guys This post is well overdue since I finished my PP2 about 4 weeks ago 😮 The second internship or Practical Placement 2 is sort of the flagship of the Bioentrepreneurship programme at KI. The internships are what makes our study programme unique and are why many of my classmates came to KI in the… Read More Practical Placement 2: Where have we gone?