Hello Everyone! It’s been a long time since I last wrote a blog post, and my excuse is that I have to write for my job, I had to write for my internship, and now I’m writing my MA thesis – please forgive me for not wanting to write in my free time too! But … More Thesis Desk a.k.a. Specialeplads
Ho ho ho it’s Phoebe the Grinch here to talk about EXAMS — everyone’s favorite subject! I know there are a dozen posts about exams on this blog already, but there’s not much else to talk about this time of year except how to afford Christmas presents on a student budget, and on that topic I’ve … More Giving Danish Exams a Go
Hi it’s Phoebe again 😀 A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend a presentation by Dennis Nørmark, an anthropologist and author who’s spent many years studying his own Danish “tribe.” Dennis confirmed a lot of what I had already observed, but my biggest takeaway was this: how you perceive life in Denmark has … More A Guide for Americans in Denmark
Hi Everyone!!! Denmark has many positive aspects we could look at. But this time I think it’s great to focus our attention on how concerned they are about organic products. In this infographic, I show you a few interesting facts about it. -Maribel
There was so much to do when I moved to Aarhus that when I finally found an apartment, a job, some great friends, furniture, a residence permit, a Danish class etc. etc. it was a huge relief, but it also left a gaping hole. I found myself with actual free time. Amazing! Now what to do with it? Over the … More Great, you have a bit of free time! Now what?
One thing I wish I would’ve had the opportunity to take part in when first coming to Aarhus University would be a class on writing styles and tips to survive the Danish academic system. It sounds a bit silly, doesn’t it? I mean, who doesn’t know how to write a paper? It seems pretty simple; … More Writing style gone awry: learning your writing style and sticking to it
The end is nigh! After months and months of painstaking reading and taking notes; after weeks and weeks of courses and group meetings; the end of the world is finally upon us. Okay perhaps end of the world is a bit of an exaggeration in explaining the exam period, but there are certainly times when it … More Exam meltdown approaching: 5 tips to surviving the exam apocalypse