Hi, I’m Helen! I am studying abroad in Stockholm, Sweden for the semester. Check out my website to learn about life in Sweden and to see what I’ve been up to lately!
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One really nice thing about DIS is that students are given a small food stipend. For students living in DIS housing, we are given 2000 KR three times throughout the semester (which totals round $600 USD). For those living in a homestay, you get a slightly smaller food stipend because it is assumed you willContinue reading “Tips for Grocery Shopping in Stockholm”
The past two weeks have honestly been very busy with school. Obviously, a big part of studying abroad is the studying part. However, I think that a lot of the time people overlook the studying — all the focus goes to the experiences, the food, the travel, etc. This is absolutely important, perhaps the mostContinue reading ” Getting into a grove in Stockholm “
This week I was able to attend my first Outdoor LLC event. Of the many housing options at DIS, participating in a LLC (living and learning community) is one option. LLCs are housing groups that live in the same building and attend events that connect to a greater theme. I chose to be a partContinue reading “Kayaking on the Baltic”
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