Official CAPA Blogger Spring 2017: Colin Gilbert – Sydney

Dec 16, 2016 5:03:00 PM / by Irene Kanthan

CAPAStudyAbroad_Sydney_Spring2017 - Profile.jpgMeet Colin Gilbert, an official CAPA blogger in Sydney for spring 2017:

University: University of Pittsburgh
Major: Marketing and Supply Chain Management
Study abroad location: Sydney, Australia
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC


What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I’m looking forward to exploring Syndey’s neighborhoods, meeting locals, and trading Pittsburgh’s snow for Bondi’s sand! 

What are three of your hobbies and interests?
I enjoy cooking and trying new foods, adventuring with friends, and all things graphic design.

What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
I hope to stray from my normal tendency to plan everything and live more in the moment, enjoying spontaneous experiences!

What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
I’d like to establish solid professional networks within Sydney’s marketing and supply chain industries—who knows where I’ll end up after graduating!

What can we look forward to reading about in your posts?
Plan to expect interesting updates on anything from coffee to classes through a humorous, informative, and slightly sarcastic perspective.

Anything else you’d like to say to people reading for the first time?
GET EXCITED!! I can’t wait to share my Australian adventures with you and hope you’ll be inspired to experience them for yourself! 

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