Marlea Maltz

Marlea Maltz (she/her/hers) is an International Studies major with a specialization in Global Health, Development, and Environment from The College of New Jersey. This study abroad experience opens the doors for her to be an independent traveler, attain international work experience, and foster a deep cultural connection in Sydney. Wander away from the hustle and bustle of the city with her as she discovers the natural sights around Australia.

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7 Takeaways from My Semester Abroad in Sydney

Jan 13, 2020 3:40:09 PM / by Marlea Maltz

In Marlea's final vlog, she reflects on her semester in Sydney and shares her takeaways from living, studying, and interning abroad. Be sure to check out the video to hear Marlea's advice for future CAPA students!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

What to Do When Friends or Family Visit You in Sydney

Dec 18, 2019 2:25:51 PM / by Marlea Maltz

Planning on having friends or family make the trip to Sydney to visit you during your semester abroad? In this week's episode, Marlea shares her tips for what to do when you have visitors in Sydney, from taking them to some tourist classics to helping them explore the side of Sydney that locals love. Check it out and get inspired!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

A Field Trip With My Gender, Culture, & Society Class in Sydney

Dec 11, 2019 11:54:44 AM / by Marlea Maltz

Who else is a fan of having class outside the classroom? IG TV Vlogger Marlea Maltz takes us along on a field trip with her Gender, Culture, and Society class to Sky Sirens in Sydney as part of the experiential learning aspect of CAPA's curriculum. Hear from Marlea about what she's has done during her classes to experience Sydney's unique culture and how they applied it to their classwork!

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Posted in: International Education, Sydney, Australia

Come Along on the CAPA Sydney 'Roar and Snore' at the Taronga Zoo

Nov 26, 2019 2:41:49 PM / by Marlea Maltz

Every semester, CAPA Sydney students have the opportunity to spend the night at the Taronga Zoo, where they get up close and personal with the animals and see the behind the scenes life of zookeepers. Check out Marlea's video for a sneak preview of what you can expect on this excursion!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

Where to Go and How to Keep a Travel Budget when Studying Abroad in Australia

Nov 6, 2019 2:25:11 PM / by Marlea Maltz

Planning to study abroad in Australia? Sydney vlogger Marlea has tips for you on where to travel within Australia, how to get there, and timelines for budgeting. Check out the video for a look at Marlea's recent midterm break travels and helpful advice!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

Finding Cheap Food in Your Neighborhood in Sydney

Oct 30, 2019 11:29:44 AM / by Marlea Maltz

In this week's episode, Marlea is here to share her suggestions for how to eat delicious local food in Sydney on a budget. From trying local markets and food stalls with international cuisines to shopping and cooking in your student apartment! WARNING: this video is going to make you HUNGRY! 

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Food Abroad

How to Use Public Transportation in Sydney

Oct 9, 2019 10:44:45 AM / by Marlea Maltz

As a CAPA Sydney student, you'll be provided with a OPAL card pre-loaded for the whole semester. Your Opal Card is your ticket to access Sydney buses, trains, and ferries to bring you anywhere you want to explore in the city - from Circular Quay to Manly and Bondi Beaches. In this episode, Marlea shows you how to use and take the most advantage of public transit during your time in Sydney.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Apartment Tour & More - Everything About Student Living in Sydney

Sep 26, 2019 5:22:30 PM / by Marlea Maltz

Get an idea of what your day-to-day life could look like while studying abroad down unda'! Our IG TV vlogger Marlea shows an example of what your Sydney housing* might look like and walks us around her neighborhood discussing things like her commute, public transit, and more!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Meet Marlea Maltz: Official CAPA Sydney Instagram TV Vlogger Fall 2019

Aug 17, 2019 4:38:00 PM / by Marlea Maltz

Meet Marlea Maltz, an official CAPA Instagram TV vlogger in Sydney, Australia for Fall 2019:

University: The College of New Jersey
Major: International Studies
Study Abroad Location: Sydney, Australia
Internship or volunteer placement:  TBC

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
During my semester abroad I am most excited to experience the culture of another country and fully immerse myself into their way of life. Being able to live and learn independently is an amazing opportunity that I am so grateful and excited to be able to have.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia


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