Sarah Mai

Sarah Mai is an English and Art major studying at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She is a talented illustrator and will be incorporating those skills into her blog as she observes London during her Spring 2019 semester!

Recent Posts

The Do's and Don'ts of Preparing for A Semester in London

Jan 16, 2019 11:08:00 AM / by Sarah Mai

In her first post, Sarah makes a case for preparing everything early—from applying to study abroad and collating documents to packing for your needs. Check out some of these lessons and save yourself from several headaches as you get ready for a new semester abroad!

(Original illustrations by Sarah Mai)

There seemed to be an endless list of things to do before my flight off to London. When I completed one task, three more appeared in my email inbox. Determined to complete everything on my own, I worked through each of the steps of pre-departure, ending up finishing my task list the morning of my flight day—which I do not recommend (more on that in a second). Despite my shortcomings, there was light at the end of the tunnel, and I learned some very important lessons before I set my feet on British soil.

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

Meet Sarah Mai: Official CAPA London Blogger Spring 2019

Jan 4, 2019 4:34:00 PM / by Sarah Mai

Meet Sarah Mai, an official CAPA blogger in London for Spring 2019:

University: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Major: English and Art
Study abroad location: London, UK
Internship or volunteer placement: Rosemond Art Group, Art PR Marketing

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Posted in: London, England

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