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LTH Students Runner Up in Prestigious Competition

Two recently graduated students, Jaxon Pope and Riccardo Centazzo, from the Master’s programme in Industrial Design at Lund University’s faculty of engineering finished in second place in the prestigious design competition “The James Dyson Award ’’. The James ...
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Government plans to raise interest rate on student loans

The Swedish Government is suggesting a new reform, which will offer financial support to people who have already entered working life and give them a chance to educate or reeducate themselves. To fund the reform, there is also ...
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Less corona restrictions – the nations rejoice

The Swedish Public Health Agency has after careful consideration decided to remove some of the current corona-related restrictions on September 29th. This creates the possibility for the student life of Lund to return to what it once was.  ...
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Large fight outside of the University Hospital – several hospitalized

Three people have been brought to the hospital because of fights at several different locations in Lund. The fights were between two groups, but their motivation is, as of now, unknown. – We have a reinforced presence in ...
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Students Summoned to Rental Board as Housing Conflict Drags On

In December 2020, tenants residing at AF Bostäder’s housing were sent an email informing them that their rents were to increase. The new rents were not successfully negotiated with the Tenants Union, resulting in protests from students who ...
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Vaccination open for international students

Skånes universitetssjukhus in Lund opens for vaccination of international students. Students, even without a Swedish social security number, are now able to get vaccinated with dose 1 and 2 in Lund, Kristianstad and Helsinborg. Helene Holmquist from Region ...
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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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