Meet Jazz Ward (she/her/hers), an official CAPA vlogger in London, England for Spring 2022:
University: University of Minnesota
Major: Political Science
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: Independent Academic Research Studies International Institute (IARS)
What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited to explore the city with friends and meet new people! I also am so excited to start my internship and gain global business experience. I am also a tea fanatic and cannot wait to try different English blends.
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
I really enjoy going out to new restaurants and trying fun and interesting foods! I am an avid reader and enjoy talking about books. I also love to travel and although we cannot leave England I am so excited to explore the countryside.
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
I hope to meet new friends not just on the program but also Londoners around the city!
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve during your CAPA program?
I really want to improve my research and networking skills this semester while on my internship.
What can we look forward to seeing in your vlogs?
I am excited to show everyone fun spots to explore in London, meet some of the other students on the program, and give you a look into our program!
Anything else you'd like to say to people reading/watching for the first time?
Come with a fun and open mind! Please send any suggestions or questions you have about the videos or anything you want to see!