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  • Travel Week 2: Study Tour to Rome

    November 11, 2019 by

    Last week was Travel Week 2 here at DIS, which means I got to go on a five day trip to Rome with my class! DIS incorporates a week of travel to another European city into all of the core courses they offer. My core course is Cultural Diversity and Integration, which examines different approaches… Read more

  • Five Days, Seven Stores, and Nineteen Scoops

    November 4, 2019 by

    After spending five days in Rome with my core course, Cultural Diversity and Integration, I’ve decided to review all the amazing gelato I ate. Spoiler alert: I ate a lot. Don’t worry, I’ll write a full post on the actual experience with my core course in Rome, but for now I’m just going to reminisce… Read more

  • Life in a Danish Kollegium

    October 24, 2019 by

    It’s a cozy Sunday morning. The smell of bacon fills the apartment as I sit at my kitchen table with my flatmates enjoying coffee and catching up on our weekends. After breakfast, we slowly start the Sunday process of catching up on homework that we didn’t do all weekend. Sitting here at my computer listening… Read more

  • Travel Week 1: Free Week in Italy

    October 17, 2019 by

    Wow where do I even begin? I just spent the last week traveling to various cities in Italy, and if I could summarize the whole trip in one word it would be “bliss.” This past week was the first of the two travel weeks during the fall semester here at DIS. Each student has one… Read more

  • My Copenhagen Bucket List:

    September 22, 2019 by

    One month has already passed since I arrived in Copenhagen, and I can’t really wrap my mind around that. Time is absolutely flying by and I feel like I’m really getting to know Copenhagen more and more everyday. Considering how fast one month went, I want to make a bucket list for the next three… Read more

  • Core Course Week: Cultural Diversity and Integration

    September 17, 2019 by

    This past week was core course week, a full week dedicated to just one class. For those of you unfamiliar with core course week at DIS, this is a week in which students only meet with their core course, and also travel with this course! Students spend two days in Copenhagen, and the remaining three… Read more

  • Coping in Copenhagen

    August 24, 2019 by

    I can’t believe I’ve already spent a week here in Copenhagen. Moving to a new place is not easy, and in all honestly these last seven days have been absolutely exhausting. But they’ve  also been amazing. It’s really been a roller coaster of all sorts of experiences, including an actual roller coaster. Yes, you read… Read more

  • T Minus 4 Days

    August 14, 2019 by

    In four days I will arrive in Copenhagen, Denmark to spend the remainder of the year. Most international students will be arriving by plane, but I will instead make my grand entrance by train. In fact, I’ve already departed for my time “abroad” two weeks ago when I waved goodbye to my parents at JFK… Read more

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