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LU Alumni around the world: Brussels

This week we meet Eva Schultz, alumna from the Masters of Laws programme, class of 2004. Eva works as a Legal Counsellor at the Swedish Permanent Representation to the EU. Q: You have a Masters of Law degree from 2004. What have you been doing after your graduation? I have been working mainly in Brussels, in various positions, but also … Continue reading

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LU Alumni around the world: Lyon

This week we meet Huijin Ying, alumna from the Master of Psychology programme (class of 2016). Huijin has studied in China, the USA and Sweden, and currently resides and works in Lyon, France as an HR Project Manager at Groupe SEB. Q: You have a Master’s of Science degree in Psychology from 2016. What have you been up to since … Continue reading

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LU Alumni around the world: Skopje

This week we meet Bojana Atanasova, alumna from the Master programme in Public Health (class of 2017). Today, Bojana lives in North Macedonia and works at the Ministry of Health in Skopje. Q: You received the Lund University Global Scholarship award in 2015. What did this award mean to you? Lund University is in my heart and I have only … Continue reading

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LU Alumni around the world: Warsaw

This week we meet Elina Jonsson, alumna from the Master degree in Law and the Master degree in Human Rights Law and Humanitarian Law (class of 2014). Elina has work experience from Georgia, the USA, Switzerland, Russia and Poland. Today, she works as a diplomat at the Swedish Embassy in Warsaw. Q: You currently work at the Political Section of … Continue reading

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LU Alumni around the world: Bangkok

This week we meet Sarulchana (Pam) Viriyataveekul, alumna who was an exchange student during the academic year 2014/2015. Sarulchana studied courses in Swedish, Swedish social policy, Economics and the Scandinavian Model of Equality – Gender, Class, Ethnicity and the Welfare state. Sarulchana currently works as a Research Assistant at the World Bank in Bangkok, Thailand. Q: Why did you decide … Continue reading

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“Sweden, Italy, Europe: together for the future”

On 15 November the President of Italy, His Excellency Sergio Mattarella, visited Lund University. The event was also attended by his daughter, Laura Mattarella, and the Swedish King and Queen, His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf and Her Majesty Queen Silvia. The visit to Lund and to Lund University marked the final day of the Italian President’s three-day official visit … Continue reading

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Voices from the Alumni Reception in Berlin

Name: Kerstin Studies: Master of Arts in Literature, Culture and Media (class of 2011) Works with: General Personnel and Organisational issues at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin Favourite memory from Lund University: The close contact with professors and meeting students and people from other fields than my own.       Name: Maksim Studies: Master of Science in Finance (class of 2018) Works with: Project Management … Continue reading

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LU Alumni around the world: Copenhagen

This week we meet Markéta Urbanová, alumna from the master’s programme in Business Administration with a specialisation in Globalisation, Brands and Consumption (class of 2016), and from the master’s degree programme in Asian studies, with a specialisation in Japan (class of 2018). Q: Why did you decide to study at Lund University? After high school in the Czech Republic, I … Continue reading

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When having a good LinkedIn profile is not enough…

… and you wish to continue polishing your LinkedIn and networking skills, you have come to right post! You might recall my previous post about how to become a LinkedIn Pro. This post is also about LinkedIn, but one step further. It will emphasise the importance of networking on LinkedIn and the job opportunities that exist on LinkedIn. Students at … Continue reading

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How to become a LinkedIn Pro

LinkedIn is a business, social and employment network that has taken the employment market by storm. Whether you are new to the network or if you have had a profile for a while, you might know that becoming a LinkedIn Pro does not happen overnight. But how does one become a LinkedIn Pro, you may wonder? I interviewed Stina Vikingson, … Continue reading

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