Monthly Archives: March 2013

Proof, Part 2

Before coming abroad, I posted photo evidence of my ability to fit all of my belongings into two suitcases. Three months later, I am posting proof of me surfing after spending a week in Portugal. Conclusion: studying abroad makes you a cooler person. . 

Vamos a la Playa

Okay, I know that’s Spanish, but you get the point.  I’M IN PORTUGAL! One of the things that sets DIS apart from other study abroad programs is the amount of vacation time.  We get three full weeks off from classes for travel; one week with your core course (which for me, was two weeks ago […]

Jeg Studerer

Means “I Study” in Danish.  This is a testament to the fact that I do indeed study (sometimes) in Copenhagen.  This week in particular is pretty academic because it is one of two weeks of classes sandwiched between the first and second study breaks. Every student in Danish Language and Culture class, myself included, has an […]

Long Study Tour Recap

After a long, exhausting, but amazing week in Rotterdam and Amsterdam with my European Sustainable Development class, and a weekend in Brussels with friends, I am so glad to be back and hyggeligt in Copenhagen.  Here are some memorable moments from the past week!  (p.s. My iphone was unfortunately stolen in Brussels and most of […]

How is it March already?!

I leave tomorrow with my core course on a 15 hour night train headed for Rotterdam/Amsterdam. We will spend a week in the Amsterdam area learning about sustainable development from various businesses, NGOs, and municipalities.  I’m going to Brussels from Amsterdam with a few of my classmates.  I plan on eating only waffles for the […]