Meet Mimi Kuroiwa, an official CAPA vlogger in London, England for Summer 2021:
University: University of Missouri - Columbia
Major: Strategic Communication (Art Direction)
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: Latimer
What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am excited to gain hands-on work experience abroad. This will allow me to learn about the different culture, people, and way of work and help me to build a global mindset in work settings. I am also excited to explore the city of London and try different food!
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
My hobbies include watching YouTube, shopping for clothes, and eating yummy food.
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
My personal goal is to learn about different cultures and lifestyles in London and becoming a true Londoner by the end of this program!
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
I would like to build a professional network through my internship that could lead to my future job in London.
What can we look forward to seeing in your blogs?
I would like to show my daily life in London including my classes and internship. I would also like to show my weekend trips to different places and various food that I try at each site.
Anything else you’d like to say to people reading about you for the first time?
I hope you enjoy my videos and learn something new about the city and the CAPA study abroad experience!