DIS faculty member, Michael Townsend, has been published in a journal in support of the transition to a new sustainable economy.
News from DIS
At the conclusion of each semester, DIS recognizes students with Academic Excellence awards, in response to their semester-long commitment, passion, and engagement to their Program.
To conclude the spring semester, students in the Hamlet: Prince of Denmark elective course brought William Shakespeare’s play to life at Kronborg Castle in Helsingør.
Summer Session 1 student John McInerney from University of Michigan, enrolled in the Design and Society in Denmark’s course, had a unique experience at LEGO headquarters.
The last week of the first summer session featured the final exhibition of students enrolled in the new summer course, Nordic Art in the Studio, taught by Ricardo Gomes.
Earlier this month DIS Academic Director, Helle Rytkønen, joined as a guest on the Danish talkshow, ‘Det feminisktiske talkshow.’
The last week of the spring semester featured the opening of the first Student Art Space at DIS!
DIS alumna from the fall 2013 semester, Alicia Hanau, has been published in an academic journal.
To contribute to their understanding of youth in Northern Europe, students in the Adolescence in Northern Europe core course visited one of Copenhagen’s shelters for homeless youth, Kofoed’s Kælder.
Students concluded semester-long research projects by presenting at the second annual Research Poster Symposium.
Among many highly qualified applicants for the Anders Uhrskov Leadership Scholarship for summer 2015, Alexandra Capellini from Johns Hopkins University has received the honor.
As the one person in the world innovating journalism through positive psychology, DIS faculty member, Cathrine Gyldensted will collaborate with the Huffington Post to jumpstart their global initiative of using constructive journalism in reporting.
DIS Visiting Faculty from Elon University, Derek Lackaff, Ph.D., is a contributor to The Civic Media Project from the Emerson College Engagement Lab, a collection of short case studies gathered from scholars and practitioners around the world.
DIS faculty member, Jesper Andreasen, Ph.D. won the ‘Teacher of the year award’ at the PharmaSchool at the University of Copenhagen.
DIS Academic Director, Helle Rytkønen, recently spoke at an event hosted by ‘Selskab for Ligestilling,’ in English meaning, ‘The Society for Gender Equality.’
Fall 2014 DIS Child Development & Diversity student, Kaeli Peach, was featured in a local Danish newspaper.
The scholarship was awarded to Jane Pak, a psychology major from Wellesley College.
Keith Gumery has recently published an e-book titled Caduceus.
DIS welcomed fifty Danish students from Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium recently for an afternoon of intercultural exchange.
DIS awarded two outstanding students the International Academic Leadership Award (ILA) this past fall.