My name is Christina and I am a 20 years old student from the US studying abroad in Copenhagen. I’m from NYC and go to school at Smith College in western Mass. I’m a Computer Science and Data Science double major, however, I am not taking any major-related class during my semester abroad. Some of my hobbies include binge watching TV shows, going out to eat, and exploring new places. I love traveling, however, this is my first time traveling alone so follow me along in this new journey as I get to learn and experience a lot of new things!
Being a true Dane means winter bathing once in a while. Winter bathing, or Vinterbadning, is taking a dip in a body of water in the cold winter months. There are quite a lot of health benefits to winter bathing. It helps strengthen your immune system, increases blood circulation, and releases serotonin and dopamine toContinue reading “Winter Bathing or Spring Bathing?”
Ok, this blog is coming in kind of late because I had my long study tour to Thessaloniki, Greece a while back in March. I’ve been swamped with work due to finals season so I haven’t been able to write about it. Here it is…amazing Greek food! Greek food is known to be an amazingContinue reading “Long Study Tour: An Ode to Food (Greek Edition)”
If you’re a prospective DIS student and are working on your schedules, you might notice that most classes are either Monday/Thursday or Tuesday/Fridays. So what happens on hump day? DIS takes a very hands-on approach on learning with the study tours, however, another aspect of that is field studies. Field studies are class events/activities thatContinue reading “The 411 on Field Studies”