Clare Wiegel

Clare Wiegel, a Journalism and Mass Communications major from Samford University, will be vlogging all the way from London this summer! She is thrilled to live like a local and establish a foundation for her career in this global city. She promises to share all of the great things about her adventures and day-to-day life overseas, while stopping by different restaurants, museums, and neighborhoods across the city.

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5 Veteran Tips For A Summer Study Abroad Student In London

Aug 21, 2019 12:08:45 PM / by Clare Wiegel

Samford University student Clare has returned home from her CAPA London summer study abroad program, and she has some reflections and tips for those heading to London next! Watch to learn more about her overall experience in London and get excited for your London study abroad experience!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Inside a 'Writing the City' Class Field Trip to Kensington Gardens

Aug 7, 2019 5:13:19 PM / by Clare Wiegel

One thing we pride ourselves on here at CAPA is our focus on experiential learning. To see this focus in action, watch Clare's second to last vlog, where she shares on of her experiences on a field trip to the Kensington Gardens for her Writing the City course with CAPA London. Watch as Clare learns about unique landmarks and how they influenced the works of some of Britain's most well known authors!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

How to Do Scotland in 3 Days

Jul 24, 2019 11:22:30 AM / by Clare Wiegel

⚠️ Collaboration Alert ⚠️ Today we are zooming on Hannah Woodruff and Clare Weigel's blog/vlog #collab featuring their trip to Scotland. They planned every detail down to a T in order to visit places like Edinburgh and the Isle of Skye all in one weekend, and now they are sharing their trip with you! Check out these awesome highlights for inspiration, and for 6 tips on how to plan a trip like this on a student budget, check out Hannah's blog post.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

7 Iconic Filming Locations to Visit in London

Jul 11, 2019 12:51:32 PM / by Clare Wiegel

Many of us began to discover our love for the city of London from a distance, through the screens of movie theaters, TVs, and smartphones. That said, Clare Weigel, a CAPA IGTV vlogger and self-described movie buff, made sure to explore London's many iconic filming locations during her summer study abroad. Follow along her film-lovers pilgrimage and get inspired for your own!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

7 Must-See Spots in Kensington Near CAPA London

Jun 26, 2019 3:35:51 PM / by Clare Wiegel

Did you know CAPA London is located in the uniquely beautiful and historical Royal Borough of Kensington? With that said, Clare has put together this list of must-see spots in Kensington, from beautiful parks to unique museums and gram-worthy sites. Make sure to check this out and get some inspiration for what to do with your study breaks while abroad in London!

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

First Impressions of London from a U.S. Student Abroad

Jun 12, 2019 11:30:22 AM / by Clare Wiegel

In her first vlog of the summer, Samford University student Clare shares her first impressions of London and her recommendations for places to check out during your first week there. Watch this episode to mentally prepare for the hustle and bustle of London and get inspired by some of the beautiful sights you're about to see! 

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

Meet Clare Wiegel: Official CAPA London Instagram TV Vlogger Summer 2019

May 18, 2019 10:28:00 AM / by Clare Wiegel

Meet Clare Wiegel, an official CAPA Instagram TV vlogger in London, England for Summer 2019:

University: Samford University
Major: Journalism and Mass Communications
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am so excited to live somewhere that is brand new to me and I cannot wait to get to know London living like a local.

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Posted in: London, England


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