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International students experienced yet another type of social distancing during lockdown

The involuntary isolation was hard on most people. International students who stayed in Copenhagen found themselves without the social network of the Danes, and that made them vulnerable. We met up with a couple of them.

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Campus

Students call for new guidelines to avoid offensive behaviour

Anna Nørgaard Sørensen from Student Council suggests the University of Copenhagen form a committee in which students and faculty can find common ground in defining offensive behaviour.

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Campus

In the wake of #MeToo, Eske Willerslev leaves his office door open: »It’s a precautionary measure«

Navigating a new culture at the university in the wake of #MeToo is no easy task. Many employees fear being accused of offensive behaviour, according to Professor Eske Willerslev.

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Coronavirus

This dull-black killer reminds you of what we are doing to the planet

A new special exhibition at the Natural History Museum of Denmark has a black Tyrannosaurus Rex as its lead act. Even if you, like this University Post reporter, generally get put to sleep by fossils, this dino hits you like a fist in the gut.

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Opinion

Pathetic that the University of Copenhagen is dropping its physical master's diplomas

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Opinion

Yes, well, some graduates are actually celebrated at the University of Copenhagen

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Coronavirus

Hectic race against time for international researchers

Impossible deadlines, money running out, and a future that is suddenly uncertain. This is the situation for two foreign researchers at the University of Copenhagen.

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Coronavirus

University of Copenhagen warns dentistry students after anonymous corona threat

One or more anonymous persons have allegedly attended instruction on the dentistry programme while infected with corona. They have threatened to show up to exams. The study programme’s management has informed the rest of the year cohort, but is still upholding exam schedules.

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International

From Amazon jungle to urban jungle: International couples emerging from locked down Copenhagen

Forced to stay put in Denmark, international academics have made compromises on travelling, home life and jobs. And learned some life lessons.

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Coronavirus

Green Campus team leader: After Covid-19, researchers will travel less by airplane

University employees will be travelling far less by airplane in the post-Covid-19 future, says team leader at the University of Copenhagen sustainability initiative Green Campus.

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