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
Lame, I know. But make sure you’ve got some reliable “sauces” for your exam papers! Ever find a site after you’ve written a paper/are about to hand a paper in and thing “dang if only I’d known about that before….”? Here are some great study/writing sites that I like to use while hammering out an … More Nerdy humor and help with exam writing
So I thought I would give in to some of the WordPress analytics here and cater to the masses of people that seem to flock to this blog for various search results. Though I would love to write more about the “Aarhus naked race” (aka the Kapsejlads) or things like redtube hacks at the Aarhus … More Another take on Danish with Lærdansk on Campus
It’s hard to believe that the time has come already to register for the 3rd semester. Now, to be honest, I’ve been dreading this for the past couple months because, well… I DON’T KNOW WHAT I WANT TO DO! Decisions are freakin’ hard when you’re as indecisive as me! Everyone keeps asking me what I … More Figuring out the rest of your life (or just the 3rd semester)…
So this is a bit unexpected of a post but as I’m working on a project for a course right now, I thought I’d make some observations about a topic that I seem not to be alone in thinking. It’s essential to any student’s career and if you’re a student in Denmark, you’ll certainly understand … More The honest truth about group work…
As I began writing this post just one week ago*, trying to wistfully ponder that allusive first sentence that would capture the spirit of my bohemian, artistic mood of the moment, I found myself distracted by something shiny. As I peered through my window, shading my eyes from the sun’s fearsome burning rays, I moved … More Multi-Country-Tasking: How to be an international student in two different countries
Oh, group work. It isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, but we all have to encounter it at one point or another here at AU. From what I’ve heard around campus, group work is not always the ideal situation, especially when there are group members who simply don’t give a crap enough to show up to … More A new video by Study Metro!