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Makenna Sturgeon

Makenna Sturgeon (she/her/hers) is a Journalism major from University of Colorado Boulder and will be studying Political Science in London this upcoming semester. She is curious about a new life away from her home and can't wait to fall in love with this experience. While studying, she strives to explore new parts of the city, gain a better understanding of what everyday life is like in London, and visit new countries when she can. See what awaits her in London and more!

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How to Feel at Home While Studying Abroad in London

Sep 12, 2019 11:35:00 AM / by Makenna Sturgeon

How do you find a sense of community and belongingness in a bustling city? Makenna writes about why she chose to study abroad in London and how she's carved out a "me place" to spend some alone time in her neighborhood. Read on and find out tips on how to bask in both the busyness and stillness of London.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Meet Makenna Sturgeon: Official CAPA London Blogger Fall 2019

Aug 17, 2019 3:30:00 PM / by Makenna Sturgeon

Meet Makenna Sturgeon, an official CAPA blogger in London, England for Fall 2019:

University: University of Colorado Boulder
Major: Journalism
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: N/A

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I’m excited to be introduced to new cultures and a new way of life. I’m really interested in wellness trends, and have found that Europe follows those trends much more differently than the United States does. I’m looking forward to trying new, healthy foods made with different ingredients and talking to people who actually live there about what they do to stay comfortable during their day-to-day life. I’m also really excited to travel because it’s so much easier to travel to different countries over there.

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Posted in: London, England

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