Tag Archives: DIS

Twas the night before…California?

My semester abroad technically ended last Friday. The last week was filled with exams, papers (believe it or not, finals week does happen abroad), packing (and repacking because you realized all of your luggages are overweight), last-minute bucket list items, … Continue reading

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Walk the walk and talk the talk, the Danish way

Everyone told me that this semester would pass quickly; but in the midst of finals week, I cannot grapple with where the time has gone. I knew that study abroad would be a good experience for me. I knew that … Continue reading

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The Problem with Comfortable

Hej fra København! It’s hard to believe that I am already in the latter half of my study abroad experience. Classes have long ago started; countless papers have been submitted; Danish pronunciations have improved (kinda?); suitcases have been unpacked, repacked, … Continue reading

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Countdown to Copenhagen: Bidding Farewell to To-Do Lists and Saying Yes to Life

On Friday, I will trade in my Northern California suburb for Copenhagen, Denmark. All that stands in my way are a couple of unpacked suitcases, un-exchanged currency, unchecked to-do list items, a 12-hour flight, and 5,646 miles. Child’s play right? … Continue reading

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Going numb in Bosnia

A single blog post does not do Bosnia justice.  I cannot fully convey my experience in Sarajevo, Tuzla, and Srebrenica unless I took you there myself – I learned too much, spoke with too many people, opened my eyes too … Continue reading

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