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Chi Vu

Chi is a business administration (marketing) and communication studies major at Augustana College in Illinois. She will be interning at Bulbshare in London this fall. She's excited to see what living in Europe is like and to grow from lessons she will learn in London. Along with studying and interning, she’s looking forward to trying great food and learning about cultural differences as well as Londoners’ living styles. See the best of studying abroad in London through her blogs and vlogs!

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What Studying and Interning Abroad Brought To My Life

Apr 21, 2022 11:03:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Connections, classes, memories, friends, Christmas decorations, and more! Chi Vu tells us about her favorite moments in London. She also drops some pieces of advice on how to have a successful and meaningful semester in her final blog.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

London: One of the World's Most Diverse Food Scenes

Jan 18, 2022 9:22:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Today, Chi Vu covers London's food history, Asian food and London's Chinatown, plus cuisine from around the world. Chi was a CAPA London Diversity Advocates Scholar for the fall 2021 semester, in addition to being an official blogger/vlogger.

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Posted in: London, England, Food Abroad

My 3 Favorite Museums and Galleries in London

Jan 6, 2022 10:29:00 AM / by Chi Vu

London is home to magnificent works of art and history from around the world. Chi Vu gives you her top 3 museums and galleries in the global city and shares her perspective on the cultural heritage of the curations and exhibitions.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

Enjoying the Holiday Season in London

Dec 22, 2021 9:26:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Come along on a festive tour of London with Chi Vu as she shows us around this global city during the holiday season. Watch the video here:

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Posted in: London, England, Holidays Abroad, Local Culture

Why Study Abroad in London as an International Student

Dec 2, 2021 9:55:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Chi Vu is a scholar of our Diversity Advocates Program, a CAPA blogger, and an international student from Vietnam. In this piece, she makes the case for London as the ideal academic and cultural hub for study abroad with a diverse landscape for post-graduate opportunities. Read through her research and see why London attracts international students year after year.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad, Why Study Abroad

A CAPA-led Day Trip to Oxford, England

Nov 1, 2021 10:26:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Chi takes us sightseeing to the 4 places she visited during her Oxford trip. With stops at local spots and must-see university landmarks (P.S. Hi Harry Potter!), she shows us what she got up to that day.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Study Abroad in London: How to Pack for Your Semester

Oct 6, 2021 9:45:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Packing does not have to be a nightmare anymore! Our London blogger/vlogger Chi Vu shares what sort of essentials you should pack for your study abroad. She also gives a quick primer on handling cash, credit cards, grocery shopping, and more once you land in London town.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Meet Chi Vu: Official CAPA London Blogger/Vlogger Fall 2021

Aug 27, 2021 2:33:00 PM / by Chi Vu

Meet Chi Vu, an official CAPA blogger/vlogger in London, England for Fall 2021:

University: Augustana College - Illinois
Major: Business Administration (Marketing) and Communication Studies
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: Bulbshare

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I’m so thrilled to discover London and to visit the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Museum of Brands, University of London, etc. as a part of my classes! I’m also looking forward to learning more about global business and marketing!

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Posted in: London, England


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