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Savanna Nolau

Savanna Nolau, from western Massachusetts, is a junior at Suffolk University majoring in international relations and journalism. She will be interning remotely with a London-based company this semester. While her internship is online, she will be spending the semester in Los Angeles, CA, a city in which she has never lived before, but sees great potential given the benefits of online school and work. She is excited to work with new people and create connections in another country! Through her blogs and vlogs, she'll share her internship experiences and her online cultural exploration of London.

Recent Posts

My Remote Internship: Challenges and Successes

Apr 21, 2021 12:00:00 PM / by Savanna Nolau

Savanna shares the reality of being a remote intern from the challenges she's faced to the upside of the entire experience. She also emphasizes the skills she's picked up—such as being adaptable—and how she's discovered the type of professional and team member she is in her role. See how she juggles her duties and focuses on getting a well-rounded approach all before graduating from college.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

Why You Should Intern Abroad in London

Apr 14, 2021 9:25:00 AM / by Savanna Nolau

In this post, Savanna interviews Leah Hardy, her internship site supervisor at Young Citizens, a UK-based charity. Continue reading to find out some tips from Leah, including how to prepare for your internship abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

Experiencing British Culture from Home

Mar 25, 2021 9:36:00 AM / by Savanna Nolau

In this TikTok video, Savanna and her roommate experience British culture from home by setting up a cafe to enjoy their take on traditional afternoon tea.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, london-vlog

5 Tips for Success as a Remote Intern and Online Student

Mar 17, 2021 9:58:00 AM / by Savanna Nolau

Savanna has been studying online and interning remotely with Young Citizens, a UK-based charity, this semester. A new setup calls for some tried-and-tested ways to get your day going and get stuff done. Here are some of Savanna's recommendations on how to successfully manage and balance life as an online student and remote intern.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

Week One of my Remote Global Internship

Feb 24, 2021 9:53:00 AM / by Savanna Nolau

This semester Savanna will be interning remotely with Young Citizens, a UK-based charity. With her first week done and dusted, see how she's picked up on balancing her workload and the time difference, while connecting with her colleagues and peers, as well as the environment around her.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

How I Made the Decision to Pursue a Remote Global Internship

Feb 9, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by Savanna Nolau

See how Savanna Nolau prepped for a whirlwind of a semester in her first post on the blog. This Suffolk University student will be remotely interning in London while based in sunny Los Angeles. She walks us through her pros and con(s) list on taking this leap and preparing for a new start.

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

Meet Savanna Nolau: Official CAPA London Remote Blogger/Vlogger Spring 2021

Jan 19, 2021 12:46:00 PM / by Savanna Nolau

Meet Savanna Nolau, an official CAPA London Remote Blogger/Vlogger for Spring 2021:

University: Suffolk University 
Major: International Relations
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
This semester I am most excited to work with new people, to learn new skills and to create  meaningful change. Although I will not be in London, I will be working for a London-based office and making new friends across the pond. This experience will test my capability to connect with others, and it is a challenge I am ready for! 

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Posted in: London, England

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