Wow, it’s been awhile! Sorry to have abandoned you for the summer months, fellow fulldegree-ers! I really didn’t mean to leave the Eurovision as my last update (by the way, what was I thinking when I posted that?!) Let’s play a game to explain my absence – two truths and a lie. I have actually … More Semester start approaching. Panic in 5, 4, 3…
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)…
Uhh, ok. So it’s been a while since the last post and I can only apologize so many times before it starts to sound insincere. C’est la vie, alright? Even though I’m up to my eyeballs in thesis work, I’ve had to give a lot of serious thought as to what the hell I’m going … More Work it!
As some of you may not know, the other half of the International Extraordinaire, Marcia, is moving on to bigger things. Just this morning she’s left on a big jet plane to the States, and Aarhus may never be the same again. It certainly is pretty lonely in the office. But hey, it’s not good … More Sad update
Some of us full degree students are graduating and/or moving on to new places and experiences. Those of us who were fortunate enough (i.e., who fought and clawed through all the competition) to get jobs are leaving behind open positions. We all know how difficult it is for international students to get these positions, so … More Keep your legacy alive
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
Video of the Week: These two upstanding members of Danish society are here to help us with the Danish weather. “I’ll give ’em a five-day forceast. This is Denmark: Shit weather, shit weather, shit weather, shit weather, shit weather WITH CLOUDS”