Eliza Drohan

Eliza Drohan is a Finance and Human Resources Management major at the University of Pittsburgh. Outside of school and work, she loves traveling, meeting new people, and embracing different cultures. She is looking forward to her fall 2022 classes in Sydney and hopes to learn how to catch some waves. Keep an eye on her posts from down under!

Recent Posts

A Student's Guide to the 5 Best Beaches Around Sydney

Mar 10, 2023 9:45:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

Sydney has its fair share of iconic beaches and we've compiled a list just for you! Make plans to check out these fantastic spots while studying abroad in Australia.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Melbourne: Experiencing the Other Popular Australian City

Jan 30, 2023 3:00:00 PM / by Eliza Drohan

Make more memories in Australia while you can! Eliza recommends spending a weekend in Melbourne and shares travel tips on how to get there from Sydney. You'll also find a list of things to do in the city, so come check this out.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

It’s Christmas Time in the City

Dec 23, 2022 9:15:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

Santa Claus is coming to Aussie town! Eliza tells us why Sydney has been such a welcoming place this holiday season and how she's been soaking up the Christmas spirit. Check out how Sydney has been decked out for the season!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

A Student’s Guide to Hiking Around Sydney, Australia

Dec 11, 2022 9:15:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

Do you enjoy hiking? Then let this guide set the stage for you to enjoy the outdoors around Sydney, Australia! Eliza takes us to 4 hiking spots that are accessible from Sydney. Check this guide out!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture, Why Study Abroad

Balancing My Coursework as I Study Abroad in Sydney, Australia

Oct 30, 2022 10:15:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

How do you balance academics and your overall lifestyle during your semester abroad? Eliza Drohan shares some ways she optimizes her time, including suggestions on places to study around Sydney.

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Posted in: International Education, Sydney, Australia

Flying Across the World for a Semester in Australia

Oct 7, 2022 1:30:00 PM / by Eliza Drohan

All your thoughts and questions about preparing to study abroad in Australia are answered. Eliza Drohan, a University of Pittsburgh student, takes into account things you have to be ready for, such as navigating flight details and airports, packing adequately for a semester, and handling a long journey across the world. Read up and stay one step ahead!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Meet Eliza Drohan: Official CAPA Sydney Blogger for Fall 2022

Sep 25, 2022 10:45:00 AM / by Eliza Drohan

Meet Eliza Drohan (she/her), an official CAPA Blogger in Sydney, Australia for Fall 2022.

University: University of Pittsburgh
Major: Finance and Human Resource Management
Study Abroad Location: Sydney, Australia

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited about spending so much time in Sydney and meeting entirely new people. I have been to Australia once before but know it will be a completely different experience living there for three months.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia


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