Meet Lauren Girard, an official CAPA Instagram TV vlogger in Shanghai, China for Summer 2019:
University: Champlain College
Major: International Business with minors in Data Analytics and Digital Marketing
Study abroad location: Shanghai, China
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC
What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited to try new foods while in Shanghai!
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
Swimming, exploring/traveling, and skiing.
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
MA personal goal of mine is to develop confidence in a city setting.
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
Professionally, I would like to expose myself to different global business practices and understand how they compare to the United States.
What can we look forward to seeing in your videos?
- Student experience traveling abroad
- Cultural differences and the effects on the educational and social youth experience
- My interest in trying new foods while abroad, and being able to post about my different nights in restaurants
- CAPA trip to Beijing...and my other adventures!
Anything else you’d like to say to people watching for the first time?
Hi viewers, thank you for tagging along and supporting me on my journey!