What have I learned

There is about two weeks left of this student exchange in ESC Troyes and now I would like to write to you about the things I have learned during this spring. And also about the things I haven’t learned. Pictures are random photos from this spring that may (or may not) have something to do…

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First days at school

School’s main entrance First day at school began with French breakfast for Erasmus students. It consisted of some sweet pastries and mini croissants with orange juice. We talked with some Mexican girls who were really nice. The first day was mainly about getting information about the school and the studies, opening a French bank account,…

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Arrival to Troyes

We, my classmate Ronja who now is also my roommate, flew to France from Finland with SAS. We thought we’d save some money and took a flight that had one stop in Stockholm-Arlanda. Well there was four hours of waiting so if I could go back in time I would definitely fly straight to Paris…

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Preparations before deprature

I thought I’d write something about the preparations I’ve done after I was accepted to ESC Troyes. The school has an application platform where students can apply for accommodation, select courses and send many different types of certificates etc. to the school. Sounds really handy but unfortunately the platform often doesn’t work. Like right now….

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Tiia (soon) from Troyes

I’m Tiia, a 22 years old tourism student. I study at JAMK University of Applied Sciences and this is my second year there. This spring I’m not going to study here in Jyväskylä. Instead, I’m going to spend spring 2015, from February till June, in Troyes, France as an exchange student. This blog is about…

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