Daniel Powell

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Seeing The Great Wall of China

Nov 8, 2018 12:30:00 PM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's vlog, Daniel takes you along on this once-in-a-lifetime experience where he and the rest of the CAPA Shanghai cohort make the break by taking a hike up to the top of the Great Wall of China!

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Travel, History Abroad, Global Cities

How to Unwind Between Busy Days of Interning and Studying Abroad in Shanghai

Nov 1, 2018 11:17:00 AM / by Daniel Powell

After a busy week at his internship, CAPA official vlogger Dan Powell takes you through a relaxing weekend in Shanghai. Between exploring parks near campus and staying fit, watch for ideas on how to maintain balance in your life while studying abroad.

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Day in the Life, Internships in Shanghai

A Visit to the Classical Gardens of Suzhou

Oct 25, 2018 3:21:50 PM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's post,Dan Powell takes us along to show us what another week in the life of a student Shanghai looks like. This week, he goes on an excursion to Suzhou, encounters a dance party in a local park, and goes on a run. 

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Must Do, My Global City, Field Trip

An Internship in Shanghai

Oct 18, 2018 11:00:00 AM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's post, Dan Powell discusses his social media marketing internship in Shanghai and takes us on his commute to his work.

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Internships in Shanghai, Commuting in Shanghai

Exploring Downtown Shanghai

Oct 11, 2018 3:41:00 PM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's post, Daniel explores some of the most popular parts of downtown Shanghai, gets the infamous 'fish pedicure,' and sees the city at night from a rooftop!

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Must Do, Local Culture

Thoughts After 1 Week Studying in Shanghai

Oct 5, 2018 10:04:35 AM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's post, Dan Powell fills us in on his first week studying abroad in Shanghai, from sights he's seen to a discussion of the complex politics of US/China trade.

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Day in the Life, Food in Shanghai, Staying Fit, Accommodation Abroad

My First Impressions of Shanghai

Sep 27, 2018 12:30:00 PM / by Daniel Powell

Daniel Powell

Daniel Powell is an official CAPA vlogger for fall 2018, sharing his story in weekly posts on CAPA World. An International Relations and Applied Economics major at  Ursinus College, he is studying abroad in Shanghai this semester.

In this week's post, Daniel shares his enthusiasm and first impressions of Shanghai.

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Daniel's journey continues every Thursday so stay tuned.

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, First Thoughts, Arrival

How to Pack for a Semester Abroad in Shanghai

Sep 23, 2018 10:30:00 AM / by Daniel Powell

Daniel Powell

Daniel Powell is an official CAPA vlogger for fall 2018, sharing his story in weekly posts on CAPA World. An International Relations and Applied Economics major at  Ursinus College, he is studying abroad in Shanghai this semester.

In this week's post, Daniel shows us his packing techniques and what he's using to bring his necessities to Shanghai for a semester abroad.

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Thanks, Daniel!

Daniel's journey continues every Thursday so stay tuned.

Learn More about the CAPA Shanghai Program

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations, Study Abroad

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