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Understanding Street Art – First PhD for Cognitive Semiotics

Tomorrow is an exciting day for the Centre for Languages and Literature at Lund University: Cognitive Semiotics – a discipline with only two decades of history – gains its first doctor. Cognitive semiotics studies meaning-making not only in ...
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International students bring awareness to autism

Two international lundastudents host events celebrating the National Autism Acceptance Month In honour of the National Autism Acceptance Month, Rudinë Fetahaj and Flaka Isufi, two friends from Kosovo studying at the Medical Faculty in Lund University, challenged themselves ...
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Walpurgis Night 2021 is cancelled

For the second year in a row the Walpurgis night: Siste April (30th April) celebrations are cancelled. No gatherings will be taking place in the public parks due to Covid-19 restrictions. Time to stay home, yet again. Every ...
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Swedish Migration Agency alters residence permit rules for students

The Swedish Migration Agency, Migrationsverket, has adjusted residence permit rules in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, waiving previous requirements for minimum 50 percent on-campus attendance to grant residence permits. In response to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Migrationsverket has ...
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P6’s future uncertain

Lund University might be losing Projekt Sex (P6), the only student organization on sexual health, posing a threat to keeping international sexual education and safe space for LGBTQ students open. ...
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600 new students arrive in Lund

On the 15th of January, Lund University (LU) welcomes 600 new international students. Like every year, the International Desk at LU organize the International Arrival Day to give the new students the opportunity to have a first real ...
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Students ordered to evacuate Pålsjöäng

After years of negligence and mismanagement, student housing Pålsjöäng finally closes down and 172 international students are forced to evacuate.  ...
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Sweden fights back against Black Friday consumerism

Swedish population fights back against the consumerism of Black Friday, opting for second hand and recycled alternatives this Christmas. ...
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Explosion at the Physics department

There has been an explosion at the Physics department at Lund University, related to work in one of the Physics labs, causing the collapse of a wall and the evacuation of 400-500 people. ...
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Pests on the rise in Lund

Cockroaches and bed bugs used to be uncommon in Sweden. But these days they are on the rise, also in Lund and in student accommodations. ...
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