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Alexis Thomas

Alexis Thomas is a Neuroscience and English Writing double major from the University of Pittsburgh. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to study abroad in London, England and is ready to learn more about what everyday life is like in this global city. Look forward to her blogs about the highlights of her adventures, classes, and more!

Recent Posts

One Second a Day in London

Sep 28, 2021 9:26:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

Alexis' summer studying abroad in London has come to a close. In this video, she reflects on her experience by sharing a one-second clip from each day in England.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, Why Study Abroad

A CAPA Field Class Visit to Brighton, England

Sep 22, 2021 9:14:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

In this video, CAPA London vlogger Alexis takes us along with her and her Post-War Pop Culture in Britain class on a visit to Brighton, England. Check it out below!

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Posted in: London, England, Classes in London, Local Culture

Tips for Adjusting to London Living

Sep 1, 2021 9:20:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

In this post, CAPA London blogger Alexis shares some of the differences she's noticed between the US and the UK, as well as some tips for adjusting to life in London. Check it out!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Exploring UNESCO World Heritage Sites in England

Aug 12, 2021 10:06:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

In this video, CAPA London vlogger Alexis takes us along with her on a day trip to UNESCO World Heritage Sites Bath and Stonehenge. Check out Alexis' video and stay tuned to hear more about her experiences in London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

8 Must-See Places in London

Jul 13, 2021 10:30:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

Looking to check off some hidden gems on your London travel list? Alexis explored the city in your usual tourist mode but also came across other fascinating spots on her jaunts. Look through this list for some fantastic opportunities to see London with a different eye!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

My London Apartment Tour

Jun 28, 2021 9:34:00 AM / by Alexis Thomas

In Alexis Thomas' debut vlog, she introduces herself and shares a tour of her apartment and neighborhood in London, England, where she'll be studying abroad for the summer. Check out Alexis' video and stay tuned to hear more about her experiences in London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Meet Alexis Thomas: Official CAPA London Blogger/Vlogger Summer 2021

Jun 20, 2021 4:00:00 PM / by Alexis Thomas

Meet Alexis Thomas (she/her/hers), an official CAPA blogger/vlogger in London, England for Summer 2021:

University: University of Pittsburgh
Major:  Neuroscience and English Writing
Study Abroad Location: London, England

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am very excited to learn more about the culture in the United Kingdom through firsthand experience. I look forward to trying new things and making lasting memories with the people I meet here.

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Posted in: London, England

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