Hi everyone! I’m Phoebe from California and after enjoying other international students’ perspectives on this blog, I’m excited to be able to contribute to it. I’m in my first semester of the MA program in Linguistics here at AU, but this isn’t my first time in Denmark. We’ll talk more about that later; this post … More Enjoying the Cultivated Wilderness
Well Fall Break is officially over. Hopefully it wasn’t too difficult for you to wake up yesterday morning and you were able to start your week fresh and relaxed and caught up on everything you should have done before the start of the Fall Break. If you’re anything like me, you’re still really swamped with … More Back to the grind – countdown to the end of the semester
It is a rainy Saturday here in Aarhus and much of my day has felt a little like this: It got me thinking about productivity and the rain. Supposedly productivity increases as sunny weather decreases, if anything based on the fact that there is less to do outside and less to distract you from getting … More Rain and productivity: Is there really a better result?
Finding motivation on a Monday is usually difficult. Finding motivation on a Monday of the week of Fall Break when the sun is also shining in Denmark is almost impossible! As I was going some research over the weekend (and successfully procrastinating), I came across this video on the science of productivity. I found kind … More Motivation Monday: Dissecting Productivity