The IEEC blog

The time here in San Francisco are moving by so fast! I take every chance I can to explore more of the city. Two weeks ago, me and my friends rent bikes and biked to Sausalito. We started from the bike rental and biked...

No matter where you are in the world, friends will be one of the main reason you're happy about life. So I'm going to say that getting to know people and make new friends is the absolutely best thing about studying abroad. To meet people...

Hi! This Saturday I dropped my boyfriend off at the airport after a ten days visit here in San Francisco. Since I have seen so much, mostly the important stuff you need to see while in SF, I could guide him myself. That's what's great about...

Wow, the weeks are moving by so fast! I can barley realize that two months have gone by already. The school takes up a lot of time, especially now when midterms are coming up, but every minute available are spent doing something fun. Besides spending...

Hi! I have already been here in San Francisco for 2 months. Something that hit me is the health insurance at SFSU. It's very important that you have a good insurance when you arrive to a new country, because it differ so much between countries. In...

Hello everyone! It's me again. As an exchange student in San Francisco, my main goal is to experience that everything I can. That's why I went to Denver, Colorado to visit my best friend with a sudden decision. Needless to say, it was a great experience! When...

I am always late. Since coming here to San Francisco, I am always late. In the very literal sense that I end up doing assignments the morning they are due and that I only figure out, class is cancelled when I walk into an empty...

  As a student at San Francisco State University California's beautiful nature is no more than a few hours away in a car. If you are interested in seeing parts of it i can highly recommend Yosemite national park. The sights you will see there is...

Hi! Now that I have settled in and got everything under control regarding school I thought I would share my thoughts about differences between school in the US and in Sweden. I have thought about it a lot since my first day in school here. I...

One of the best things to be on an exchange program is that, for a traveler like me, have the opportunity to see and experience so many different places! A few weeks ago, me and my friends went to Los Angeles for a weekend trip....