Simon Harding Holt, cand.merc.kom.: Art should evoke emotions, provoke and push boundaries. And encourage reflection and debate. (The artwork is created by Murkunst.dk).
Maria Hansen Møller, Architect: I like to explore the arts especially when it provokes and energizes me. (The artwork is by interactive designer Christoffer Birkkjær.)
Fatima Buzquurz, regular visitor from the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences – University of Copenhagen: I’m really fond of art and have collected a lot of random street art during my travels to Greece, Turkey and Morocco. (The photographic exhibition is created by professor and photographer Susana Borrás.)
Martin Robin Olsen, Campus Services: Art is cool when it's meaningful and expresses something. It shouldn't just be something pretty on a canvas. (The artwork is by artist Frederik Næblerød.)
Janie Huus Tange, Head of Partnerships: I love this painting! I think that art bridges ideas and people. (The artwork is by artist Nina Steen-Knudsen.)
Victor Lund, Assistant Professor: I like colorists ... color mixes that seem random, like when you have a bookshelf. (The blue couch is made by sculptor Poul Isbak.)
Jasmin Ahonen, regular visitor from the Department of Political Science – University of Copenhagen: Art inspires me to see things from a different perspective. I understand things in a new way. (The artwork is by artist Sudhanshu Rai).
Laura-Line M Nødgaard, MSc Economics and Business Administration: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? I need many balls in the air at the same time and to feel as if anything is possible.
Emil Øhrgaard, IT support and BSc Business Economics: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? I have to get out of my comfort zone by doing something like standing up and talking to 70 people.
Julie Lindskov Jensen: Student Hub: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? That happens when I’m laughing with my colleagues … I have some really funny colleagues.
Gursewak Singh Dhaliwal, student CBS: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? When I’m challenged and do something I don’t normally do and when I don’t feel too comfortable.
Claire Dupire, MSc in Business and Development studies: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? I feel like that today. I’ve just graduated, I did my best and achieved the top result.
Kasper Christensen, freelance journalist, CBS WIRE: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? It’s quite simple - when I’m listening to music that grips every cell in my body and intensifies the mood I’m in.
Lene Petersen, administrative manager HK: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? When I hold a birthday, invite all my friends and family and see everyone having a good time sitting chatting and enjoying some ‘hygge’.
Oliver Tramsen, counselling officer: What gives you a cool feeling of being alive? Being by the ocean. There is just something about the air, and the light and the waves that is so invigorating.
At two meetings with the General Consultation Committee (HSU) and the Academic Council, the President of CBS answered criticism about the absence of involvement in the final stages of the strategy process up to the CBS Board Meeting on June 29. Members of the two collegial organs still lack a good explanation as to why the decision was made to finalize the strategy in secret, and expect more involvement in the strategy process going forward.
Merveille Musungay recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree from CBS and now owns a start-up catering company offering a complementary selection of African and Danish cuisines. Here, she shares her start-up struggles and what spurred her on to create her business. Now she is taking electives in marketing law and taxes.
The last week in September, students can take advantage of a wide range of online debates, talks, company pitches, presentations and chats – all designed and dedicated to helping students prepare for their future careers. The program contains 18 events, with 41 different companies attending.
Teachers with children were most negatively affected by the lockdown, a new CBS survey shows. However, 40 percent of female faculty members report being responsible for more than 60 percent of the childcare.
Teachers’ and students’ experiences of the spring semester’s online teaching are described in a comprehensive new CBS survey. Mainly the quality of the teaching and students’ motivation has been rated lower. “I’m not surprised,” says CBS’ Associate Dean for Technology-Enhanced Learning, who hopes that the knowledge can improve the quality of future online teaching.