Retrospective #1: Housing and Transportation Tips Edition

Dear Whitman, These final few posts will be tailored at those bright-eyed, fresh OCS recruits who are considering DIS-Copenhagen as an option. As such, I will try to speak to the questions and reservations that some of you may have regarding this program. Today’s issue is about housing and transportation. DIS provides a lot of housing options, […]

8/26/2018 Dear Whitman, Scandinavia is particularly revered (or reviled, depending on your political beliefs) in the states for its political-economic system: Democratic Socialism. Everything is taxed out the wazoo, which serves the purpose of funding public programs like nationalized medical care, a robust public transportation system, and free college education for everyone. In this manner, […]


Dear Whitman, I’ll admit it: I’m a chronic overpacker. While most sane people, when faced with a camping trip, would content themselves with a book, their dog, and maybe a change of clothes, I would pack three board games, two notebooks, several books, and practically a complete kitchen, probably while forgetting something important like a […]