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Reflecting On My Film Internship in Sydney

Jun 24, 2021 12:15:00 PM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

CAPA alum and ambassador Fidel Anderson gives us an inside look at interning in Sydney with Sugarmamma.TV and using that vigor to navigate the city. This was a part of Fidel's career goals and was an opportunity to sample working on a location abroad for an extended period of time. This experience brought on more creative freedom and allowed Fidel to experiment while learning and picking up new skills along the way. Read on to see more of Fidel's experience in Sydney.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Internships Abroad

How the Global Pandemic Impacted my Study Abroad Experience

Jun 3, 2021 2:27:00 PM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

CAPA London alum Mikayla Habina takes us through the moment she found out how the global pandemic would change her entire study abroad semester in 2020. Did the pandemic make her study abroad experience any worse or less impactful? Read on to see her take on the entire situation and how it molded her.

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Posted in: London, England, CAPA Ambassadors, Why Study Abroad

A CAPA Student's Guide to Spending a Day like a Local in Florence

Dec 30, 2020 9:19:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

In this blog post, CAPA alum Jessica Wolff takes us on a journey to Florence and maps out her suggestions for how to spend a full day exploring this Global City like a local!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, CAPA Ambassadors, Local Culture

5 Reasons Why I Recommend Spending a Semester Abroad in Barcelona

Sep 30, 2020 10:15:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

Every day is an adventure when you study abroad. Maya Figueroa, a CAPA Barcelona Alumna, shares 5 reasons why this city was a great fit for her — and possibly for you too! If you're looking for a multilingual and nature-filled city with an impressive art and architecture imprint, then we're here to let you know that Barcelona has all that and more to offer.

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Posted in: CAPA Ambassadors, Barcelona, Spain, Why Study Abroad

A Spring Break-Week Trip to Bali, Indonesia

Sep 22, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

In this post, CAPA Alumna Alexandra Crowe recounts an unforgettable 10 day adventure from Sydney to Bali during her Spring 2018 Semester Abroad. 

There are so many different things that I could talk about for days in relation to my time abroad in Sydney, but one of the biggest highlights of my time on the other side of the world was the spring break trip that we took to Bali, Indonesia. A group of about 15 of us headed to Bali for a full 10 days of adventures and we all had the best time!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, CAPA Ambassadors, Spring Break Abroad, Weekend Trip

The Ins and Outs of My Market Research Internship through CAPA London

Mar 2, 2020 10:33:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

An internship that meets your interests and is a perfect fit for you? That's what CAPA alumnus Sarah Feinberg got when she spent her spring semester in London. Hear from her on how her international experience was from start to finish in a welcoming environment. Plus, meet two of her favorite doggy coworkers!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

5 Ways to Feel More Like A Local While Studying Abroad in London

Feb 9, 2020 9:55:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

In this post, CAPA Alumna Liz shares 5 experiences to have whilyestudying in London to help you get the full experience of being a Londoner. 

After spending my fall semester studying abroad in London, I am confident that London is my favorite city in the world. The rich history, diverse culture, great public transportation, and incredible food scene make it a city where anyone can find something they love (normally more than just one thing!). I was very overwhelmed moving to a huge city like London. I attend Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, and I’m from a city about the size of Birmingham. That made moving to a big city and learning public transportation a bit daunting for me. However, I want to give you five tips to make the city feel a little bit homier, and maybe you’ll find the one thing you absolutely adore about London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

10 Things You Get to Do With the CAPA London Theater Program

Jan 5, 2020 10:48:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

London is the city where the arts community come to life and keep things interesting. The city's rich history of theater and Shakesperean influence makes this an ideal place to pursue theater and creative arts with CAPA. Check out what's in store for you!

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Posted in: London, England, Food Abroad

7 Things I Learned During Summer Internship in London

Dec 27, 2019 11:15:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

From honing in on a communication style to adapting the way you learn on the job, CAPA alumnus Jackie Chmiel shares what she picked up after interning in London. Is an internship on your radar? Don't be afraid to jump at the opportunity!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

5 Delicious & Interesting Markets to Visit When Studying in London

Nov 23, 2019 11:07:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

The city of London has a variety of unique markets all across its many boroughs. While living in London I was fortunate enough to visit five different markets that are musts if you’re traveling to London and want to find a unique souvenir or a delicious international taste.

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Posted in: London, England, Food Abroad

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