American Ambassador to Denmark, Rufus Gifford, presented at DIS last Wednesday on the extremely compatible relationship between Denmark and the U.S.
With over 130,000 attendees, music artists from around the world, and 30,000 volunteers, the annual Roskilde Festival is the largest music and cultural event of its kind in Northern Europe!
The last Climate Seminar of the semester was given in late February, when guest speaker Bonnie Fortune presented her investigation of the relationship between art and the environment.
Jessica Lee, current intern of Environmental Science of the Arctic and Sustainability in Europe programs at DIS, has just published her senior thesis paper for publication with Boreas, an international journal of Quaternary research.
Rufus Gifford will deliver a speech regarding the relations between Denmark and the U.S. at DIS next week with DIS Faculty member, Anders Agner Pedersen, as the moderator.
More than 85 students attended this semester’s International Career Night, where a panel of local professionals presented their experience of obtaining a career overseas, and how students can achieve the same.
DIS celebrated Valentine’s Day at Rådhuspladsen, Copenhagen’s City Hall Square.
Three DIS music students were featured performing in a recent video made by The Royal Danish Academy of Music (RDAM) during the semester last fall.
DIS faculty, Morten Egholm was interviewed recently on the radio show ‘24syv Morgen.’
DIS is currently exploring exciting new collaborations with two of Denmark’s Journalism Schools, the Danish School of Media and Journalism, as well as the Center for Journalism at the University of Southern Denmark.
On Friday, Feb 7, a panel of Danish experts was asked to debate Denmark’s ability to compete globally in the future in a panel event called ‘How will Denmark Compete in the Future?’
Recently, the first Climate Seminar of the semester was held, with a focus on the topic of ‘Copenhagenization.’
Urban mobility expert Mikael Colville-Andersen recently shared several fall students’ Urban Design Studio projects on his popular urban biking blog, www.copenhagenize.com.
As tradition goes at DIS, spring students were introduced to Copenhagen during the DIS Copenhagen Amazing Race, an activity held during the first week of the semester.
DIS Faculty Kimberly Sallingboe hosted the first ‘Applying for International Internships Workshop,’ kicking off the first of our career resources initiatives of the semester.
DIS faculty member Jesper Andreasen Ph.D., who teaches the Neuroscience core course, Psychopharmacology: Substances and the Brain, was published last Friday in Weekendavisen.
DIS alumna Amber Eriksson has spoken of her experience as a Youth Representative for the World Organisation for Early Childhood Education to the United Nations.
The spring 2014 semester has begun at DIS following the Opening Ceremony in Cirkusbygningen.
DIS is delighted to announce that seven students coming to Copenhagen for the spring 2014 semester have been awarded prestigious Gilman Scholarships.
DIS faculty member Anne Brandt Christensen has been profiled in Denmark’s most high profile legal magazine, Advokaten (The Lawyer).