Let’s celebrate the Chinese Spring Festival!

In all the Chinese societies, a new year is celebrated twice: one on the first of January, and the other one is today this year! So to all of you, happy new year again, I wish you good health, good luck and good fortune! In ancient China (and even today), lunar calendar was used predominantly. … Continue reading “Let’s celebrate the Chinese Spring Festival!”

1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II

3. Frontier in Translational Medicine (at Karolinska’s Hospital) According to the course website, the purpose of the course is to acquire “knowledge about human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, understand why and how bioinformatics tools improve the understanding of human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, as well as the implications of these interdisciplinary approaches for … Continue reading “1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II”

1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part I

Happy New Year! Today is the sixth of January, I am sure that everyone of you has enjoyed the long winter break and fully prepare for the coming Monday! For the prospective students, it is (unfortunately) time to start/fine-tune application documents, and prioritize choices on universityadmission.se after thoughtful consideration. To help you with the critical … Continue reading “1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part I”

Day-out: two-day ferry trip to Helsinki

At KTH, the winter semester spans from September to January, which leaves December the month with no exams, few assignments or lectures. Let’s why my classmates and I decided to visit Helsinki at the start of December. Planning the trip As we plan to make use of our weekend, Helsinki stands out from the options. … Continue reading “Day-out: two-day ferry trip to Helsinki”

Travel in time: visiting museums in Stockholm

Undoubtedly, Stockholm is a city of museum: there are as many as 80 museums/galleries scattering across the city. Therefore, visiting museums become my biggest leisure activity. If you don’t have an idea how to get started, let’s discover the city with me! The first museum I visited is the Swedish History Museum.  It is absolutely … Continue reading “Travel in time: visiting museums in Stockholm”