NOTICE:

Learn more about CAPA’s continuing response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on our notices page.

CAPA RGB Logo

Stephanie Sadler

Content Creator for CAPA: The Global Education Network
Find me on:

Recent Posts

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Sydney

Mar 6, 2020 10:37:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Once again this year, Sydney has ranked in the top 10 cities in the world for students. It has also been ranked one of the 10 most livable cities on the planet by both Mercer and The Economist. Sydney has long been one of the most popular locations for CAPA students too, and it’s easy to see why they love it…because we do too.

So, why study abroad in Sydney? Let’s dive in.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

4 Ways to Network When Interning Abroad

Mar 3, 2020 10:30:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

“The mark of a good conversationalist is not that you can talk a lot. The mark is that you can get others to talk a lot. Thus, good schmoozers are good listeners, not good talkers.”

Anyone hoping to network while interning abroad should keep Guy Kawasaki’s advice in mind. Listen to what the people you want to connect with have to say and they will feel valued when they’re around you.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Internships Abroad

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Dublin

Feb 16, 2020 1:15:00 PM / by Stephanie Sadler

Ranked as one of the top 10 Best Cities to Study Abroad in Europe 2020 by GoOverseas, Dublin is praised for the warmth of its residents, stunning architecture, fascinating history, endless entertainment, ease of navigation, and cozy places to tuck away for an afternoon with delicious food and hot drinks. The city is a favorite of CAPA students too, who study abroad with the diverse student body at Griffith College.

So, why study abroad in Dublin? Let’s dive in.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in Buenos Aires

Jan 30, 2020 11:45:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

With its excitingly diverse population; mix of Latin American and European influences; stately architecture; cultural strengths that stretch across literature, music, dance, theater, art, and sports; and friendly and open locals, Buenos Aires is one of the top study abroad destinations in Latin America.

So, why study abroad in Buenos Aires? Let’s dive in a bit deeper…

Continue Reading

Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in Barcelona

Jan 16, 2020 11:30:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Spain has been ranked as the number one most popular study abroad destination for American students by GoOverseas. We’re thrilled to offer both our CAPA Global Cities program and a direct enroll option with a local university in the vibrant, lively, and exciting city of Barcelona.

So, why study abroad in Barcelona? Let’s dive in…

Continue Reading

Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Why Study Abroad

Beyond the Campus - Student Life in the Global City of Barcelona

Nov 9, 2019 10:45:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is truly an urban campus, clustered in three main areas of Barcelona: Ciutadella, Poblenou, and Mar. The majority of CAPA students will study on the Ciutadella campus, so this blog will focus on the neighborhood where it this campus is located and the walkable areas nearby. This is called Barri Gòtic (or the Gothic Quarter), which is within the larger Ciutat Vella (old town) district. UPF is very well connected to the rest of the city, located near the neighborhoods of El Raval, with its art galleries and famous La Boqueria market, Poble Sec’s old-school playhouses and charming cafes, and La Barceloneta, which is lined with sandy beaches.

Read on to find out about some of our favorite local highlights, some useful amenities, a brief snippet of history, a look at the area’s general demographics, and some notes on transport links.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Direct Enroll

Beyond the Campus - Get to Know the Ultimo Neighborhood

Nov 2, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is very central and well-connected. It sits at the crossroads of the Ultimo, Haymarket, and Chippendale neighborhoods, within a growing education, innovation, and creative hub at the southern edge of the Central Business District. Life at UTS comes with all of the convenience and cultural perks of a global city you’d expect, plus the added bonuses of Sydney sunshine and seaside.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Direct Enroll

Beyond the Campus - Get to Know the Town of Maynooth, Ireland

Oct 26, 2019 10:00:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Maynooth University is in the market town of Maynooth, in County Kildare, Ireland. It’s home to 12,500 residents year-round, which swells to a temporary 20,000 during the academic year when students arrive. It’s about 15 miles west of central Dublin, which is easily accessible by train. The town is inviting, peaceful yet bubbling with life, and full of restaurants ranked highly by locals.

Read on to find out about some of our favorite local highlights, restaurants and entertainment, useful amenities, a brief snippet of history, a look at the area’s demographics, and some notes on transport links.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Direct Enroll

Beyond Queen Mary University - Get to Know Mile End

Oct 19, 2019 10:39:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

The area around London’s Queen Mary University is called Mile End, which is part of the borough of Tower Hamlets. It’s a well-connected, lively, and diverse area of East London, home to markets, art galleries, and green spaces.

Continue Reading

Posted in: London, England, Direct Enroll

Campus Life: Barcelona IS Your Campus at UPF!

Oct 18, 2019 10:45:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

When you study abroad on the CAPA Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) direct enroll program, you’ll hear many different languages spoken on campus. It’s a trilingual university (Catalan, Spanish, and English), and welcomes 9,000 students each year, about 1,500 of them international, so as one may assume, there will be an exciting mix of cultural backgrounds and opportunities to make friends from around the world. UPF is an authentically urban campus, with classes in three areas of the city: Ciutadella (Social Sciences and Humanities), Poblenou (ITC and Communication Sciences), and Mar (Health and Life Sciences). You’ll get to know Barcelona quickly and intimately as you navigate your way to your classes and beyond.

Continue Reading

Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Direct Enroll

Previous

All posts