Category: Student Life

The Ride of a Lifetime

Werner Nystrand/Folio/imagebank.sweden.se The Ride of a Lifetime By Daniel Goldstein, Tufts University '19 Henry, Maddie and I had been excited about Gröna Lund’s grand opening all semester. Rather coincidentally, it…
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How Women Have It All In Sweden

Christopher Hunt/imagebank.sweden.se How Women Have It All in Sweden: Female Empowerment Through Work-Life Balance By Megan Mahoney, Middlebury College '19 After living in Stockholm for four months, I can honestly say,…
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A Family Reunion

Tony Töreklint/imagebank.sweden.se A Family Reunion By Kelly McCarthy, Oberlin College '19 It was never really a question of where I would study abroad. Even before I knew what college I…
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The Perks of a Host Family

While searching for study abroad programs, I knew that to truly experience cultural immersion, I would have to live with a host family. With The Swedish Program, I am lucky…
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Cafés: A Cultural Immersion Experience

I’ve been in Stockholm for a little over two weeks now. By no means do I have a full lay of the land, but I am slowly progressing toward a…
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To London with SASSE

Hello From Stockholm!  One of the things I like best about being here is The Program’s affiliation with SSE.  For example, early this semester, I was lucky enough to be…
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An Intern Abroad

I have had the wonderful opportunity of working for a medical consulting company that focuses on helping Swedish and European medical companies enter the market in the Middle East and…
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Magical Gotland

Before coming to Sweden, I had never dreamed of seeing a Viking shield, let alone an entire Viking city. We had traveled from Stockholm, our home for this last month,…
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From the Departures Gate of Arlanda Airport

An excerpt from my final journal entry abroad: “From the Departures Gate of Arlanda Airport, May 6th The scariest thing that had happened to me five months ago was first…
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Why The Swedish Program?

There are so many options as to where to study abroad. So why did I choose Stockholm and The Swedish Program? Economics was a main factor; I wanted to broaden…
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