Volunteering has a very strong tradition in Denmark, and with recent political trends it is only gaining ground as a form of social responsibility. Studenterhuset has about 200 volunteers at any given moment, and as a non-profit organisation, it simply couldn’t function any other way! In this video, Sean gives you a tour of the house and talks to the volunteer ambassador and one of the volunteer coordinators to find out what it’s like to be a part of Studenterhuset’s volunteer family. Details on signing up in the end of the video – stay tuned!
Now to you Europeans studying here, this article will not seem shocking since you have always had it, but to most of us from outside of the EU, air travel here is dirt-cheap. If you have already traveled all the way to Copenhagen, why not travel some more? Europe is a continent of a vast different array of cultures and languages. Being so close together, and being within the European economic zone, allows for easy travel.
You are new in town, there is no one to hang out with; reading that book isn’t an attractive prospect at the moment, all of a sudden your room seems much smaller and you are getting bored to death. The excitement of the past few days seem a distant memory and Netflix won’t even do the trick. Sound familiar? Yes, I thought so too.