Most of today’s universities and colleges concentrate on dogmatic learning, not realizing how much it can bury someone’s potential. An alternative is needed: a non-traditional global degree.
Triana es una persona a la que le encanta viajar, conocer nuevas personas y culturas. Ella viene de España y siempre, hasta ahora, ha seguido los caminos convencionales que la sociedad dice que debemos seguir.
On our way back to Europe after more than 3 months in Western Africa, Simona and I decided to hitch-hike from Agadir to Tangier. Just to squeeze the last bit of adventure of our precious time.
The visionary scientist and educator Carl Sagan made sure a photo was taken, from deep space, of our precious home, the Earth. On Human Space Flight Day, we bring a poignant quote.
I learned that there is a lot of inequality in the world, I found out that I want to do something about it, and I decided that I want to be part of changing that. Villas is a place where I can learn and teach.
If we want to change something, we need to take responsibility over the things around us. If we are to take responsibility over our society, we need to work together with the people around us.
I want to be a good teacher and DNS taught me that it is only possible through a process of self-discovery and exploration. I followed that path since graduation and it takes me to places I could not have predicted.
Our mission is to meet people and learn about their reality and culture. Passing trough The Gambia we visited modern griot Alagi Mbye and his family to talk about mandinka culture.
Students at DNS take a great interest in food and sustainable lifestyles and diets. Thus, having a vegan lifestyle has gained momentum at our college during the last years. Tvind is a vegan friendly campus.
We have to deal with the uncomfortable fact that even if we are living on the lowest budget in our lifetime, we are still way richer than the majority of people around us. But I see them, and they see me.
Indré had the chance to conduct a short interview with him about the situation in Syria, the lack of insightful media coverage and the collapse of the United States of America.
Something happened at DNS during the spring of 2017. There was a sense of wanting to break up the ordinary routine, work across the teams and to “lift up” the college – to “go radical”