I have tried to sum up some of the important happenings for students at Semmelweis University thus far this semester.
Den nyeste filmen om Varg Veum skal filmes i Budapest og har premiere i september 2011.
Regissør Alexander Eik søker derfor etter statister til filmen – er dette noe for deg?
I have gotten a few questions about my graduation speech that I was honored to present during the July 4th 2009 graduation for the graduating class from Semmelweis University. I have therefore posted it here. Thank you all for making it such a memorable experience, and for electing me to hold the farewell speech on [...]
As the weather changes and spring is really hitting beautiful Budapest (the most amazing feeling!), exam time is closing in. You guys in the 1st and 2nd year are probably dreading the upcoming exams, either because its your first year finals or because you’re finishing up those big 2nd year subjects (Anatomy/Histology/Embryology, Biochemistry and Physiology). [...]
The ANSA Hungary charity ball has become a popular annual event. This is a great way to dress up and have a good night AND help people in need! About the Students Help Students project Since the fall of 2006 ANSA Hungary has been raising money to build a student house for students who grew [...]
Yey! This February marks the 5 year anniversary of Budapeststudent.com. I started this back in 2005 merely as a means to share notes within our study group at Semmelweis Universty. It soon grew to include all the students in my year – and now it includes pre-med, all years at Semmelweis and prospective students. I [...]
Budadogs is the name of a non-profit organization founded by Norwegian veterinary students, one of them being my friend Caroline. I asked her to send me some info to post on this website, because I think its a great initiative! Visit Budadogs on their website: www.bricksite.com/budadogs They also have a blog, where you can follow [...]
Random Hungarian stuff on the internet This is just random stuff from or about Hungary/Hungarians that I’ve stumbled across online. Enjoy. A Hungarian guy (Ákos Endre “Hamster” Varga) has made a website dedicated to trams (in Hungary)! Hungarian Complaint Choir Upbeat and funny – I love it! Cross cultural – a comparison between the US [...]
Ordering food online Ordering food over the phone can be a pain, especially since restaurants in Budapest thrives on the incredible combination of rudeness and unwillingness to understand the small amount of Hungarian we learn when we first come here. Therefore, it is good to know that there are several options for online ordering: Netpincer.hu [...]
I came back from an awesome trip to Budapest today. I miss Budapest more and more as time goes by and my trips keep getting better and better! This time I stayed at my buddy Fredrik’s place. We had a blast! One evening we decided to order pizza and when the guy arrived he handed [...]