Towards the beginning of our time in Copenhagen, my friend Emily and I met two Swiss travelers who had, like us, recently arrived in the city. After the novelty of two American girls wore off and the requisite questions about politics dried up, we talking about the places we've been and the long list of… Continue reading For the Love of Switzerland
Wow, it's been a minute! While I'm incredibly saddened that my time here in Copenhagen got cut short, I am so thankful for the memories, friends, and reflections I made. Now that I have my laptop back and finals are beginning to wrap up, I figured it's as good of a time as any to… Continue reading Long Study Tour: Belgium
Art is a hugely influential part of my life, and one of my primary interests outside of my academic and professional pursuits. I carry a sketchbook with me nearly everywhere I go, always have charcoal pencils and ink pens in my bag, and am always on the lookout for new sources of inspiration. I rarely… Continue reading Coping in Copenhagen: The Art Scene
Apologies for the slightly delayed post, I had a very busy (and very very fun) week! This past week at DIS was Core Course Week, a time early on in our academic semester where our Core Courses travel together to apply the theories we learn in the classroom to the world around us. DIS does… Continue reading Core Course Week: Hamburg
Hej! Jeg hedder Meghan. Hvad med dig? After talking to some of your new friends in your classes at DIS, one of the first things you'll realize is that each student's home university and program has different requirements. Some need to only take 12 units while others 15, and some schools dictate what types of… Continue reading A Deep Dive into Danish Language and Culture
It's hard to believe that an entire week (!!!) has passed since I first arrived in Copenhagen. It seems like it has simultaneously been the shortest and the longest week in recent memory. While it hasn't been all rainbows and sunshine (the first couple days were full of wind and rain and really dark skies)… Continue reading And… We’ve Arrived!