Richmond Home

International Center Current Exhibitions

Large Gallery

Interpretations of Hygge

Hygge: |hue•gah| n. the concept of taking genuine pleasure in making ordinary, everyday things more meaningful, beautiful or special.

As the University of Richmond explores Danish culture during International Education Week 2017 and throughout the academic year, UR students who have studied abroad in Denmark share photos that depict their experiences and interpreations of this important Danish concept.

Small Gallery

Spiders Abroad Photo Contest: Focus on Denmark

Denmark has long been a popular study abroad destination for Richmond students. Alumni and current students share photos of Danish life that depict their experiences in another culture.