World’s First Doctor in Fashion Science

Philip Warkander is the first person in the world to hold a doctor’s degree in fashion science. He now works as a university lector at the Division of Fashion Science ...

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World’s First Doctor in Fashion Science

Philip Warkander is the first person in the world to hold a doctor’s degree in fashion science. He now works as a university lector at the Division of Fashion Science at Campus Helsingborg. ...
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The Candidates for the Carnival Committee Has Been Nominated

After having received a record number of applications, Lundakarnevalen’s nominating committee has now submitted their suggestion of whom to include in the Carnival Committee. ...
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How Different Products Affect the Skin

A study at the Faculty of Science shows how molecules in different liquids and creams affect the skin, but also how the solvent is affected by being absorbed into the skin. ...
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Great ways to get to know Lund

A new country and a new city is a daunting experience no matter your background. But Lund and its student life present an impressive array of activities. Make sure to get to know your new home and its ...
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Merry Christmas!

Lundagård is on Christmas break. Please come back to lundagard.net in the middle of January for the latest updates about higher education and student life in Lund. ...
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The perfect last-minute secret santa gift

No time to think of a Secret Santa gift idea? Here are three shops in Lund, where you will find a great selection of presents.   ...
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Sparkling lights and “lussekatter”

For many international students, the days approaching Christmas mean cleaning dorms and flying back home. Lundågard caught up with three international students who are staying in Lund for Christmas and asked them about their decision to stay.  ...
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Crazy Christmas Candy

Italy has panettone, in some countries Santa comes with liters of coke and Sweden…well, sigh… To help you find your way through the jungle of Swedish Christmas treats, Lundagård has done the testing for you. ...
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University spends big on anniversary

2017 marks the 350th anniversary of Lund University. In preparation for the year of celebration, the University has invested 22 million SEK of its regular budget, however student involvement has so far been low. ...
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Winter Blues is Bringing International Students Down

Last week, Lundagård revealed that Student Health Centre (Studenthälsan) has faced difficulties in seeing to the needs of students. Ulrika Linse Strömland is a psychologist at Student Health Centre in Lund. She believes that the increased number of ...
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Winter Blues? 10 Tips That Will Make You Feel Better

Do not expect to be happy during the darkest time of the year. Lower your demands and prioritize your friends. The psychologist of the Student Health Centre (Studenthälsan) gives ten pieces of advice to make you feel better ...
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An Unhealthy Culture Frightens Medical Students

Silent culture, influence and sexual harassment. The secret order Hincus Medicus does not have a charming rumor. Medical students tell of a secret society that affects both student life and career. ...
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The Candidates for the Carnival Committee Has Been Nominated

After having received a record number of applications, Lundakarnevalen’s nominating committee has now submitted their suggestion of whom to include in the Carnival Committee. ...
A new country and a new city is a daunting experience no matter your background. ...
  Halloween is rapidly approaching and the amount of fulsittningar (an informal sittning) is never ...
  Second-hand and gifts Amer El-Sarie, master’s student in science of religion, had mostly clothes ...

Discover the Culture in Helsingborg

Breakout Sweden The room is dimly lit and filled with objects, locked drawers and cabinets ...
  Halloween is rapidly approaching and the amount of fulsittningar (an informal sittning) is never ...
The lack of teacher led hour contributed to Tove Swartling-Eriksson burn-out. Once there, she received ...
While the debate on basic income is hot both globally and nationally, one of its ...

Cardamom Scented Essays

In India, the pace and scents are different. Johanna Svensson and Jaskirt Matharu went to ...
The proximity of Lund to Copenhagen makes it a popular destination for students to visit ...
When India opened up their economy in 1991, many hoped that the country’s equality would ...
But a British withdrawal from the European Union could mean big changes for British students in Lund. ...
  • In the Waiting Rooms of Academia

    Highly educated refugees have a natural path into Swedish society through academia – but bureaucracy gets in the way. ...

  • In the Shadow of a Student Life

    Behind the scenes of the student life, there are those paying the price of sleepless nights, toil, and anxiety. ...

  • Research Misconduct Unrevealed

    Research misconduct occurs more than what is brought to the attention of the university – few cases are reported. ...

  • One Is Fine, but Two Is Not

    For the last forty years, an abortion in Sweden has been a legal right and each year approximately 40,000 women decide to end their pregnancies. Among students more than half of them would choose to do the same if they got pregnant today. However, that choice is usually accompanied by shame and silence, and then, how free is abortion? ...

  • Power Revolution under the Radar

    Attacks against IS and leaked-out national secrets. And, perhaps, the password to your mail account. Hackers possess a kind of power that could stir up our lives, but they are rarely seen. Maybe they are sitting next to you at your lecture. Who are they? ...

First Thoughts on Sweden

The first month of university has drawn to a close and those of us new ...
The lack of teacher led hour contributed to Tove Swartling-Eriksson burn-out. Once there, she received ...
For many students new to Lund the Nations provide an exciting backdrop to get involved ...
Just in time for graduation columnist Saahil Waslekar shares his secrets and best advice for future students. ...