Jessie Gibson

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The Old Operating Theater of London

Oct 29, 2019 11:15:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

One of the eeriest places you'll find in London is the Old Operating Theatre, so in the spirit of the season, we're sharing this video of our students' experience learning what gory things went down in this theater built for the demonstration of surgical skills!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Excursion - From Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher

Oct 11, 2019 10:21:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

As part of our CAPA Dublin program, our students take an Excursion to the Cliffs of Moher, filled with amazing, yet sometimes windy views. Included in this day-long excursion are additional pit stops including a few hours in Galway, Ireland. 

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Local Culture

6 Answers to Global Internship FAQs

Oct 8, 2019 10:15:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

Not exactly sure what is involved in getting an internship abroad? We've put together this video with the most common questions we get about our Global Internships, from what we offer and where, to how to apply and how the interview process works when the job is overseas! Watch for 6 answers to your burning questions, and considering taking the next step to intern abroad with CAPA.

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Posted in: Internships Abroad

CAPA's 'Art Teach' Takes You through an Oil Painting Class

Oct 4, 2019 10:35:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

A few doors down from our CAPA Florence center you'll find an art studio and Professor Jamie Miller-Morris. Originally from the U.S., Professor Miller-Morris has been enlightening the minds of our Florence students for over 12 years!  So, without further ado, here's an inside look into one of her classes inspired by Renaissance art and the unique urbanscape of Florence.

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Posted in: International Education, Florence, Italy

My Global City - A Tour of London's Southbank Area

Sep 24, 2019 10:16:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

To give you a better idea of what to expect from CAPA My Global City events like walking tours, our videographer tagged along to film CAPA London's Katie Lander giving a tour of London's Southbank - the London Eye, the Tate Modern, and Shakespeare's Globe are among the many sites to see in this area of London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Tour CAPA Florence with Our Beloved Resident Director, Lorenzo

Sep 20, 2019 9:22:28 AM / by Jessie Gibson

Housed in Palazzo Galli-Tassi, a 15th century palace in the Santa Croce neighborhood, our CAPA Florence center is rich with Italian history and culture. Get to know the space where you could be studying abroad in Florence with Resident Director, Lorenzo Ciccarelli!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, florence-vlog

Introducing Our Fall 2019 Diversity Advocates Scholars

Sep 4, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

At CAPA, we seek to foster increased student diversity and to provide all participants with the opportunity to explore, challenge and redefine their identities in distinct ways. Launched in Spring 2017, the Diversity Advocates Program (DAP) is an extension of this philosophy and provides resources for advocates to pursue diversity initiatives of their own within their global cities.

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Posted in: Diversity Abroad, Scholarships & Financing

10 Examples of CAPA Internships From Our 7 Global Cities

Sep 3, 2019 3:16:43 PM / by Jessie Gibson

We work with over 2,100 organizations in 70+ industries globally to place students into our Global Internships. While every placement is unique to the student, we wanted to share these 10 past CAPA interns to give you an idea of what your Global Internship could be like.

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Posted in: Internships Abroad

An Inside Look Into Interning Abroad with CAPA

Aug 26, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

Hear from Craig Kench, our V.P. Of Global Internships, Katie Lander, our London Internships Manager, past students, and intern supervisors about why taking on a Global Internship, specifically through CAPA, makes students more competitive in the global job market.

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Posted in: Internships Abroad

Introducing CAPA's Official Bloggers & Vloggers for Fall 2019

Aug 22, 2019 10:27:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

We’re very excited to introduce and welcome our team of official bloggers and vloggers for Fall 2019!

Each of them will receive a grant accompanied by an explorer fund while they are abroad to help them generate their stories here on CAPA World. From pre-departure thoughts through their reflection upon their return to The States, we will watch the stories of these students unfold as they learn about their host country, explore and discover the real city beyond stereotypes and expectations, interact with locals, focus on their academics and complete internships.

So who are they and where are they going?

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Posted in: London, England, Dublin, Ireland, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Shanghai, China, Official Bloggers and Vloggers, Florence, Italy, Barcelona, Spain


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