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Residents at Lund Nation Evicted Over the Summer

On Thursday, shocked residents were notified of their temporary eviction over the summer. The reason is that Lunds Nation will make extensive renovations. Text: Tindra Englund – Translation: Rebecka McKinnon Forsell Yesterday evening, around 60 tenants at Lunds Nation ...
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Nations News

Big Challenges Await the Board of Småland Nation Housing

Mismanagement, remarks on fire safety and a reporting from their own staff. It has been turbulent around Småland Nation and their housing foundation SNB for a month. Now, the new SNB board is going to take on the ...
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News

Crossing Between Denmark and Sweden may Become Easier

 The border controls between Denmark and Sweden have placed stress on local commuters. But now the government is offering a more convenient option. ...
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Student life

Malmö Draws International Students

There’s an old saying about Malmö: If you’ve seen Malmö, you’ve seen the world. Malmö is an international city, and its newly-certified University is an international university, with two-thirds of its students being non-Swedish. But what brought them ...
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News

Swedish Easter for Dummies

For many Swedes, Easter might mainly consist of chocolate eggs and looking at the colorful feathers on sticks that stand outside all shops. (Yeah, we don’t really know what is up with them either.) Being both a theology ...
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Feature story

Poverty in the Shadows -the students without financial aid

Students in Lund keep going despite CSN pulling their aid. Without money, shame and poverty are part of their everyday life. Lundagård has met the students living on the breadline. Text: Filippa Werner Sellbjer – Translation: Carl-William Ersgård ...
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News

Manager of Akademiska Hus Under Investigation for Financial Crimes

A former manager at Akademiska Hus in Lund is being investigated by the Swedish Economic Crime Authority on the suspicion of financial crime. Lundagård has received intelligence that this person has used the means of Akademiska hus to ...
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Analysis

The State’s Money Machine

The state corporation Akademiska hus earns billions by owning the properties of the universities. The tenants are now fed up. Text: Oskar Madunic Olsson – Translation: Rebecka McKinnon Forsell It is 1993. The winds of change are blowing ...
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Culture

Miss Goody-Pants Strikes Back

In her renowned book “Duktiga flickors revansch” (‘The Vengeance of Good Girls’), Birgitta Ohlsson says that being good must be valued more. Lovisa Svedlund gets to the bottom of the “good girl”-dilemma. Text Lovisa Svedlund – Translation Cecilia ...
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News

Theme Night Increased Interest in Intelligence Analysis

The Department of Political Science hosted a theme night about intelligence analysis, a programme offered by the department. The evening had five different speakers who, from their perspective, explained why the subject was interesting for students and the ...
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News

Skånetrafiken Launches Student Discounts on One Way Tickets

With the new app from Skånetrafiken, students receive a 25% discount – not only on monthly cards, but on all tickets. The app is only valid for travels within Skåne and can be found on Google Play and ...
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Student life

Kalmarspexet – Behind the Scene of Lund’s only English-speaking Spex

Spex, a word you definitely heard of since you came to Lund, is an old student tradition at our old university city. It is usually performed in Swedish, and therefore not many international students have really experienced it. But ...
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The Rebuilding of AF borgen Runs the Risk of Hitting Hard Towards the Student Organisations

AF Borgen AB wants to renovate and rebuild parts of AF borgen. Large sums of donations are required for the rebuilding, which is estimated to cost 90 million SEK. Otherwise, ...
On May 3rd, the theme of the debate night called Studentafton was “fuck the Law of ...
About 30 000 people gathered in Stadsparken to celebrate Valborg. Do you recognize anyone you ...
There’s an old saying about Malmö: If you’ve seen Malmö, you’ve seen the world. Malmö ...

Welcome to Sweden

If you’re in Sweden and you aren’t Swedish, chances are you’ll be a bit confused ...
Jealousy, murder, and desperation. Lundagård‘s reviewer Tindra Englund think that Lund’s Student Theatre’s (LUST) Medea ...
A Friday evening in the middle of March, a queue of people curled from Lunds ...
In her renowned book “Duktiga flickors revansch” (‘The Vengeance of Good Girls’), Birgitta Ohlsson says ...

A Guide to Copenhagen – Experience ”Byen” Outside of Strøget and Tivoli

Are you tired of wandering Strøget up and down, around the carnival rides at Tivoli ...
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 ...

Summer plans – or lack thereof 

“Motivating others will do a lot more than my individual changes alone”. Columnist Julia Trombley ...
Learning Swedish is a key to integrating into Swedish culture. However, learning Swedish comes with one ...
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 ...