Mayor of Aarhus congratulates students on launching their startup #DiscoverCity

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DiscoverCity is a project I have been involved in for almost two years now. It all started in 2012, when I and a group of international students won the first place at the National City Branding Competition of the Youth Goodwill Ambassador programme for a city guide on Aarhus. Juraj Pal, a Slovakian Business student, took the idea then one step further. Collected some strong partnerships in Aarhus and here we are today! On April 30th, our initial idea was launched during the Internet Week Denmark.

Read all about it in our following press release.

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Prince calls students to break out of their ‘shell’

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Prince Joachim of Denmark highlights the importance of having international experience. In a recent interview, he gave career advice and talked about his own time abroad.

By Katharina Frick

 

The second son of Queen Margrethe II, His Royal Highness Prince Joachim of Denmark, hardly ever gives any interviews or talks in public. It was a rare occasion that he talked besides the Minister of Climate, Energy and Building, Martin Lidegaard, to international students from over 30 countries during the Youth Goodwill Conference at the Danish science park Scion DTU in Copenhagen, last Saturday.

With attentive international students enrolled in Danish universities, Prince Joachim shared that at the age of 17 he left his country to spend six months in Australia.

“That whole process of jumping out of your protected shell is important, whether it is during your academic studies or collecting work experience, it opens your mind and broadens your…

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