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Emily

Emily

Emily is studying English and international studies at MU. She spent the 2014 spring semester at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is a recipient of the Smith Family scholarship.

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Scandinavia and the Baltics

Filed in Blog, Denmark by on April 8, 2014
Scandinavia and the Baltics

This past week, I returned from my trip to Stockholm, Helsinki and Tallinn (Estonia). While a lot of the American students I know here were going to places like Italy and Spain, I chose these cities because, even though they may have been cold, the more time I’ve spent in Denmark, the more fascinated I’ve […]

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A trip to Malmö and Lund

Filed in Blog, Denmark, Smith Family Scholarship by on March 4, 2014
A trip to Malmö and Lund

Scandinavia is one of the best places to study sustainability, so when I heard that my Sustainability in Europe course was taking a trip to Sweden, I was not surprised. After taking a short 45 minute bus ride over the bridge connecting Copenhagen and Sweden, we arrived in Lund for some fascinating site visits. First […]

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Warming up to Copenhagen

Filed in Blog, Denmark by on February 3, 2014
Warming up to Copenhagen

I have been in Copenhagen for about two weeks now, exploring the city and acquainting myself with local Danes (at least trying to acquaint myself with them — they’re not exactly big on small talk). When I first got off the plane and arrived at my housing, I was expecting to feel that overwhelming sense […]

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