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- Snapshots from Stockholm
- Overcoming Homesickness While Studying Abroad: Five Ways
- Touristy Tuesday: Abigail’s Guide to Kronborg (AKA Hamlet’s Castle)
- Nome and Home Safe
- Sugar–Yes, Please! My First Danish Birthday Celebration
- What’s so Great about Western Denmark?
- SMU Geophysicists Continue NETL-Sponsored Research Voyage
- Touristy Tuesday: Tivoli
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Author Archives: Cherri Gann
Sept. 13, 2016 Part of living somewhere for an extended period of time is being somewhat jaded to the touristy aspects of that place. I’ve found it particularly difficult to convince myself that I really need to see the Little Mermaid or walk … Continue reading
Sept. 4, 2016 Today marks the end of my first full week of classes here in Copenhagen, and I feel like I’m finally adjusting to life in this city. I’m learning which bike lanes to use, how to say “thank you”(“tak”) and “excuse … Continue reading
Aug. 23, 2016 The past two days have been full of traveling about the city and discovering what life in Copenhagen really is like. Yesterday morning we began at the Royal Danish Music Hall where all DIS students were greeted … Continue reading
Aug. 23, 2016 Y’all. And I do mean, y’all (I miss being surrounded by Texan accents). I’m exhausted. It’s extremely difficult to put into words all the different types of tired I am feeling. I am physically tired after a … Continue reading
Abigail, a senior double majoring in human rights, and public relations and strategic communications, is spending the fall semester in Copenhagen, Denmark participating in the Danish Institute for Study Abroad Justice and Human Rights program. Continue reading
Madeline Jones is an SMU graduate student studying geophysics: Sunday, September 18, 2016 Well, we’re officially past our halfway point as it is day 7 aboard the Norseman II. Only three full science days left until we head back to … Continue reading
Madeline Jones is an SMU graduate student studying geophysics: Wednesday, Sept. 14 It’s our 4th day aboard the Norseman II and data collection has been going smoothly. The ship’s crew is knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. If we need something done … Continue reading
Madeline Jones is an SMU graduate student studying geophysics: Sunday, Sept. 11 Today is our 6th day in Alaska and I can happily say that we have FINALLY made it safely onto the Norseman II. After the weather in Wainwright … Continue reading
Madeline Jones is an SMU graduate student studying geophysics: Thursday, Sept. 8 Hello from Flattop Mountain in Anchorage, Alaska! We are on day 3 of our Arctic research journey to collect heat flow and chirp seismic data in the Beaufort … Continue reading
Two SMU graduate student researchers, with SMU Professor of Geophysics Matthew Hornbach, traveled to the Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska, to participate in a research project sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) to chart heat flow and chirp data on the ocean floor. Continue reading