Our intern Sadie got in touch with our student Dandika to find out more about his background, aspirations and views on architecture. Read her questionnaire to find out more!
Name: Dandika Thanos
Program in ARCHIP: Masters
How would you describe yourself in 5 words?
“Organized, productive, hardworking, team-spirited, loyal.”
Where are you from?
Tell us something about where you’re from:
“Pollution, traffic, humid, but it’s where home is.”
What do you like most about living in Prague?
“Being able to walk from one end to the other.”
Favorite place in Prague:
“The hidden courtyards.”
What are your future career goals?
“To become an architect.”
What are your hobbies?
“Photography, traveling, and sketching.”
Who is your favorite architect and why?
“Frank Lloyd Wright, in how he manages to blend his artsy nature with modern architecture.”
What made you choose to study architecture?
“It was a childhood dream.”
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
"An architect with my own firm."
Favorite architecture in Prague:
"The Black Madonna."
Do you have any advice for incoming students?
"Sketch, sketch, sketch."
What does a normal day look like for you?
"Chilling in the morning, then research at noon, work in the afternoon to evening, chill before sleep."
Intern (University of Colorado Boulder)
Hello! My name is Sadie and I am interning for ARCHIP this semester while studying abroad in Prague. I attend the University of Colorado Boulder and major in Public Relations with a Business Minor. My interests and hobbies include hiking, yoga, and travel. I am happy to have the opportunity to intern at ARCHIP and study in Prague!