This is Labolina and Lars’ adventure, a story about two people from Dalarna, Sweden and how we met by chance at University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) in Queensland, Australia. In 2014 we were two strangers, but we both had a spontaneous idea to study overseas, and since we wanted to begin as soon as possible we both enlisted the help of Kilroy Education. Their … Continue reading Lars and Labolina from Sweden – 1080 days of friendship, adventures, and achievements studying at USC!
Greetings! My name is Robbie Hannan and I completed a 6 months travel abroad to the wonderful location of Stockholm Sweden! Upon arriving in the country I suddenly realized what an overwhelming experience this was going to be and nearly had a full blown panic attack. As I pondered why I decided to go overseas in the first place whilst waiting for a bus to … Continue reading Robbie studying overseas at Stockholm University in Sweden
Congratulations to Dennis Törnström our very own Swedish USC International student who has created a STUNNING time-lapse video of the Sunshine Coast, which has received coverage from not only one but two TV stations! Dennis is studying a Bachelor of Computer-Based Design and developed this time-LAPSE video as part of one of his USC courses. Dennis’ aim for the video was “To inspire and share … Continue reading Time-sapse video of the Sunshine Coast by Dennis Törnström from Sweden studying at USC
I cannot count on all my fingers the amount of typical Australian questions I have been asked in the past 3 weeks. Do we have pet kangaroos? Do you know Crocodile Dundee? Do all Australians surf? And of course my favourite, Is it true you really put ‘Shrimp on the Barbie’?. From there I soon realized, just how far away from home I really was, … Continue reading Tash in Stockholm – Sweden
The past few months have been an adventure, Perth, London, Paris, Copenhagen, Prague and now settled in at my new home in Halmstad, Sweden. It’s spring now and still bitterly cold. I’ve never experienced such cold weather but enjoying the benefits that come along with it, such as snowboarding and hot chocolates. The snow is starting to melt and I am now starting to be … Continue reading Malcom in Sweden
Hola from Spain The great thing about studying in Europe is how accessible the rest of the continent is. A friend took a short break from the prevailing Swedish winter and headed to the warmth of Spain. We landed in Barcelona and immediately headed to the beach to a warm 20+ which isn’t anything special at home but after 4 months of freezing temperatures it … Continue reading Malcolm in Spain