The Convenience of My Student Apartment in Sydney

Dec 1, 2022 4:00:00 PM / by Rachel Shaw

When you're waiting to know where you'll be living abroad...and it turns out great! Rachel Shaw gives us a quick tour of her student apartment and tells us more about its convenient location and what her favorite things have been so far living in Sydney.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia

Where are the Jews in JEDI?

Nov 30, 2022 1:30:00 PM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President for Strategic Engagement Dr. Michael Woolf. In this column, Dr. Woolf talks about the injustices faced by the Jewish population over the decades internationally and in the US.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Why You Should Visit Barcelona’s “Old Town”

Nov 29, 2022 3:45:00 PM / by Solomon Herring

Get to know Barcelona through the years and centuries by visiting the oldest parts of the city. Solomon, a political science major from UMass, visited the Gothic Quarter and El Born to learn more about the fascinating history of the area.

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Local Culture

CAPA Global Internships By Academic Major & Internship Industry

Nov 28, 2022 2:59:00 PM / by Maria Castello

CAPA offers global internships in over 75 industries, and here are just a few examples in which students have been placed in the past. Please be in touch with us to learn more about options available for your specific major!

Feel free to scroll and browse through our students' experiences below. You can also search for specific keywords or terms on this page using CTRL+F (PC), CMD+F (Mac), or the finder tool on mobile.

If you are a CAPA alum who would like to share your internship story with us, we would love to hear from you! Please contact to share your journey.

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My Fall Semester Apartment in West Kensington

Nov 23, 2022 11:21:00 PM / by Zack Hodgkins

Zack Hodgkins shows us around his flat that he shares with several CAPA students. Check out where he's been calling home in London for the semester!

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Posted in: London, England

Creating a One-of-a-Kind Study Abroad Experience

Nov 22, 2022 10:00:00 AM / by Ashley Feiler

There is no one right way to study abroad. Ashley Feiler, an English Writing and Linguistic major from University of Pittsburgh, is here to let you know how to overcome any doubts or anxiety you might have about your experience. She shares some valuable advice from her time in Florence and encourages every student to embrace options—you'll end up with the experience that's perfect for you!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad

My Trip Across the City: A Self-Guided Walking Tour Through London

Nov 18, 2022 3:00:00 PM / by Kathleen Gorman

Check out this undertaking by marketing student Kathleen Gorman! She put together a self-guided walking tour through the city of London beginning at Whitechapel. With more than 5 stops along the way, see how this walking challenged turned out.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Connecting Globally Using Technology in Custom Program Design

Nov 16, 2022 9:00:00 AM / by Emily Resnevic

In this edition of our Custom Programs Blog Series, we cover CAPA's approach and use of technology for Globally Networked Learning across our locations abroad. We also share two real-world examples of custom programs that were designed to use technology to enhance academic and cultural engagement.

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Posted in: London, England, Dublin, Ireland, International Education, Sydney, Australia, Florence, Italy, Barcelona, Spain

A Weekend of Mountains and Miles in Northern Spain

Nov 15, 2022 10:00:00 AM / by Mia Forouhari

In her final post for the CAPA World blog, Mia Forouhari shares a few hiking options in and out of Barcelona as an antidote to the hustle and bustle of the city. She experiences the difference between the city and countryside in Spain and closes off her chapter sharing where you can find the best views.

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Local Culture

I'm a Finance Major and These are the Non-Business Courses I'm Taking Abroad

Nov 10, 2022 9:30:00 AM / by Lynn Dang

Lynn Dang is a Finance major from University of Pittsburgh who is studying abroad in Florence. She's branching out of her comfort zone this semester and taking classes outside her major. See what courses she picked and how she's been faring in Italy!

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Posted in: International Education, Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad


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