3 Notable Traits of Sydney's Local Culture

Dec 7, 2019 10:49:00 AM / by Guest Posts

CAPA Fall 2019 Diversity Advocates scholar Maria Do highlights 3 new cultural encounters she had during her semester abroad in Sydney. She also emphasizes why the unfamiliar is so appealing and necessary for growth.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Internship with Weller Media Agency

Dec 6, 2019 9:21:05 AM / by Carly Lewis

This week, Carly Lewis brings us along to her internship at Weller Media Agency in London! She chats with several colleagues who give their take on the agency culture and how it's primed for interns to learn and grow. They also share some advice on how to have a successful internship in this week's vlog.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

4 Must-See Museums to Visit When Studying in Barcelona

Dec 5, 2019 9:23:00 AM / by Isha Mahajan

Barcelona attracts tourists from around the world for a variety of reasons: the food, history, art, architecture, and more. In this blog post, Isha gives us a peek into Barcelona's incredible cultural scene and shares some of her favorite museums in the city for history and art.

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Posted in: International Education, Barcelona, Spain

What To Expect: Classes & a Tour of the CAPA Sydney Center

Dec 4, 2019 9:15:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

In this week's vlog, CAPA Sydney student Cory shares some insight into what you can expect from your study abroad classes. Check out the video for an inside look at the CAPA Sydney center as well!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Academics Abroad

The Hillbilly and the Cowboy: How Identities are Made

Dec 3, 2019 8:45:00 AM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Michael Woolf.


In this month's column, Dr. Mike Woolf explains the construct of identities and how communities unite individuals who share their values. He also shares insights on how students will encounter and can react to identity challenges abroad.

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Posted in: International Education

How The 'Field Study' Aspect of CAPA Academics Enrich My Study Abroad Experience

Dec 2, 2019 9:08:00 AM / by Makenna Sturgeon

Curious about what CAPA London courses are like? In this blog, Makenna shares a few ways her courses have brought her out of the classroom and into the global city of London-- from the Tate Modern to Brick Lane in East London.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

CAPA Shanghai Heads to Bejing - Fall 2019

Dec 1, 2019 9:47:00 AM / by Tina Huang

Vlogger Tina Huang and the CAPA Shanghai crew hop on a train to Beijing, where they visit Tienanmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, the Great Wall of China, and more! Check out the video to follow along on their excursion!

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Local Culture

Roar & Snore - The Ultimate Sydney Sleepover

Nov 30, 2019 9:26:00 AM / by Minh Ta

Imagine going on a nighttime tour of Sydney's Taronga Zoo and spending the night there, then waking up and feeding giraffes their breakfast. On CAPA Sydney programs, a sleepover at the zoo is one of the included program activities! Check out what Minh has to say about his Roar & Snore experience:

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Posted in: International Education, Sydney, Australia

Things to Do Around the CAPA Sydney Center in Ultimo

Nov 29, 2019 9:38:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

In this week's vlog, CAPA Sydney student Cory Clemente takes us on a tour of the Ultimo neighborhood where the CAPA center is located! Check out the video to find out a few of Cory's go-to spots for a coffee break, a quick snack, or to go shopping!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

When Family Comes to Visit During a Semester In Dublin

Nov 28, 2019 9:14:00 AM / by Ellie LaFountain

Planning to have your family and friends visit while you're abroad? Dublin blogger Ellie shares some insight into how to balance classes, an internship, and spending time with your visitors. Check out her blog post to find out more about the sights she explored around Ireland during her visit with her family!

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations


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