Category: Swedish Culture

From Stockholm to Splor

By Andrew Shein, University of Pennsylvania '15 / After jumping into the icy Baltic, I followed the family into the sauna. It was there, warming up over a shared plate of Swedish beer, meats and cheeses, that I would cement a special travel memory that would change the trajectory of my life forever.
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Why You’ll Feel at Home in Stockholm

By Jennifer Ko, Middlebury College '21 / My study abroad experience may have ended, but the things I learned are and will be lifelong.
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An Ongoing International Education – From Stockholm to Boston

By Amelia Poole, Swedish Program '17 / Stockholm has a special friendliness and sense of security that made my semester one of tremendous growth, confidence, and excitement about being a bit out of place. It was the experience that makes the work I do now so rewarding.
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Living My Values

By Chris Kuo, Swedish Program '14 / In my experience, American culture has always promoted a “go, go, go” attitude where it has been hard to appreciate the things going on around you and also to find time to enjoy the things that really matter. Now that I am back in Sweden, what has changed? In short, a lot, and all in the best ways.
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