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Anna Takman
First there are some golden rules to remember: Never pay any rent or deposit for an apartment or a room before you have seen it and signed the contract.Become a member of the Student Union and put your name on the SSSB waiting list for student housing as early as possible. Read more
Sandy Zhong
But I think that some of you might have already started to pack your things, might be thinking about what kind of presents you are going to buy and give them to your beloved families and friends when you are back home. Some of you might even start to look back on your life in this beautiful city. How was my life in Sweden at the beginning? Read more
Love Hansell
I know that the semester is coming to a close; some of you may be looking forward to your journey home where you will be able to recount the great and strange things you experienced in the land of moose and fika; but some of you won’t, you are still hanging around for the summer or EVEN staying longer in this region of the globe. Read more
Dayna Knotova
The international division at the Stockholm University Student Union (SUS) is charged with representing student interests within the university, providing social activities and events to promote Swedish culture, and allowing students the opportunity to become active within the university in order to influence the course of their education. Read more
Robert Christensen
When I look back over the course of the year one topic that I return to again and again is music. I know that this was a mild winter by Swedish standards, but it was still dark, cold, and grey for me. I have found that listening to old, familiar music and discovering new music continues to refresh my spirit. Read more
Jie Zhang
Yes, winter is over and spring is finally here. Swedes have their own tradition to appreciate the improving weather and celebrate spring. Don’t miss the yearly bonfire gatherings or Valborgsmässoafton (Walpurgis Night in English) on April 30th! The Valborg tradition could be traced back to the Viking fertility celebrations. Read more
Thanasis Tektonidis
I know there are lots of other international students, free-movers, Erasmus or master people that are kind in the same strange position, whether to stay here and build a new life or go back home with plenty of  once-in-a-lifetime memories. Read more
Ioana-Nicoleta Gaurean
This is a question that popped up every time me and my Glasgow flat mates felt confused or home sick. Indeed, what was a bunch of teenagers thinking when they decided to leave behind their lives and families and move in a foreign country to continue their studies? Well, we were not thinking too much. We went with the flow. Read more
Lucian Gaianu
You see, I’m not the type of person who enjoys snow that much. I like it during Christmas day because it has its charm, but that’s pretty much it. You might wonder why I came to Sweden then, but that’s another story. I still keep my belief that Sweden, and Stockholm more specifically, is much lovelier during summer. Read more
Anca Buhai
And what can be better than a fancy end-of-the-year party? Nice dresses, high heels, bow ties and masks! Yes, you got it well: M-A-S-K-S! So, here it come the long title of the party which includes theme, dress code and atmosphere. Ready? Aristocrat Cocktail Mask Party. Finger food, sweet treats and cocktails will be served during the night and great music will be played. Read more
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