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Van Le

Van Le is originally from Vietnam and is currently studying at Hollins University. She is a Math and Economics double major with a huge interest in traveling. London is a dynamic and diverse city, totally opposite to the small town she is living in right now, so she is very excited to enjoy a semester there. Besides interning at E2E and studying, she is planning to travel and explore the city as much as she can. Stay tuned for more blogs from Van!

Recent Posts

From a Londoner: What It's Like Working in the City

May 27, 2022 9:45:00 AM / by Van Le

In this latest post from CAPA student Van Le, she interviews a colleague who works as an analyst from E2E and shares his career experience from studying to working in London over the past 5 years. He also provides helpful advice on what to do before you intern in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

4 Ways to Save Money as a College Student in London

May 18, 2022 2:49:00 AM / by Van Le

Van Le shares how she was able to manage her finances while studying abroad and getting around London. If you are planning your budget, here's some advice on how to save some pounds!

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

5 Famous Landmarks to Visit in London (For Free!)

Apr 26, 2022 10:16:00 AM / by Van Le

Get to know the capital city better (on a dime) with this guide from a student abroad! Start compiling your must-visit list with these 5 British landmarks.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

A Great Day Trip from London to Stonehenge and Bath

Apr 11, 2022 2:35:00 PM / by Van Le

One of the fun things about studying abroad is getting to take day trips and exploring popular tourist destinations sprawled out in the vicinity. On this trip, Van Le and her fellow CAPA students spend some time in Stonehenge and Bath.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Celebrating Women at a Multicultural Event in London

Mar 15, 2022 10:00:00 AM / by Van Le

Van Le attended an International Women's Day event in Whitechapel, a district in the East End of London, to celebrate with the local community. It was a day filled with camaraderie, poetry, henna, zumba, paintings, local business showcases, and more.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

My Studio Apartment and Neighborhood in London

Mar 2, 2022 9:32:00 AM / by Van Le

Van Le writes about living in London and all the amenities close to her studio apartment. She also talks about commuting in the city for her studies and internship, as well as all the other sights she gets to see.

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Posted in: London, England

Professional Development in London: My Semester as a Research Intern

Feb 24, 2022 11:15:00 AM / by Van Le

Van Le is an intern abroad in London at E2Exchange with colleagues from all around the world. Let her tell you more about her research work and daily responsibilities, working across cultures, and being a stone's throw away from some of London's historic area.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

Preparing for a Semester in London During COVID-19

Jan 31, 2022 11:15:00 AM / by Van Le

It's important to stay on top of things as you prepare to study abroad. CAPA London blogger Van Le is here to help with this quick handy guide to get your visa and COVID-19 test done, as well as tips on how to save time and money.

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

Meet Van Le: Official CAPA London Blogger for Spring 2022

Dec 15, 2021 11:45:00 AM / by Van Le

Meet Van Le (she/her/hers), an official CAPA blogger in London, England for Spring 2022:

University: Hollins University
Major: Mathematics and Applied Economics with a concentration in Data Analytics
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: E2E

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited to explore London and work at E2E as a full-time intern. I’m also eager to go see Buckingham Palace, the Big Ben Tower, and the London Eye as well. Stay tuned for exciting articles about London life through the eyes of a Vietnamese student.

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Posted in: London, England

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