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How to Stay Organized and Productive When Interning Remotely

Aug 3, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by Sarah Harmon

Set the tone for your week by using these 7 tips! Sarah Harmon is interning remotely this semester and shares how she restructured her days to accommodate a new normal. From getting into the right mindset to staying organized and stress-free, see the steps she takes to successfully accomplish her daily goals.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education, Remote Internships

How to Experience a Different Culture from Home

Jul 30, 2020 10:11:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

Curious about other cultures and different ways of living? Antonia shares three simple, but creative ways to be in the know and get a taste of experiences from around the world — all from where you are right this minute. Let yourself be transported through movies, music, food, vlogs, and more!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, Online Study Abroad

4 Ways You Can Engage With Other Cultures Remotely

Jul 27, 2020 9:45:00 AM / by Sarah Harmon

Sarah Harmon, a Global Management and Political Science major from the University of Pittsburgh, shares her 5 recommendations for how you can engage with other cultures while your in-person travel and study abroad plans have been put on pause. Watch more to learn how you can keep your world open from the comfort of your own home!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture, Online Study Abroad

Why I Chose Remote Study Abroad… and Why You Should Too

Jul 23, 2020 10:07:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

Antonia was initially hesitant about trying a remote study abroad and internship program because she wanted to experience a new culture firsthand. What changed her mind about this unique virtual experience? She credits these 3 important reasons for influencing her final decision.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad, Online Study Abroad

10 Things Students Access Through the CAPA Remote Global Internship Course

Jul 21, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by Cara Pizzorusso

Through CAPA's remote Global Internship Course (GIC), students will build key skills to succeed in a remote and global workplace and consider social and cultural contexts in their career paths.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, International Education, Remote Internships

Meet Sarah Harmon: Official CAPA Vlogger Remote Summer 2020

Jul 16, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by Sarah Harmon

Meet Sarah Harmon, an official CAPA blogger for our remote London and Florence programs for Summer 2020:

University: University of Pittsburgh
Majors: Global Management, Political Science, French
Location of CAPA Courses: Florence, London
Location of Internship Site: Florence
Internship or volunteer placement: Batog

What are you most excited for this summer term?
I’m looking forward to meeting new people from all over the world and engaging with numerous cultures all from my home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I’m especially excited to learn about the cities in my courses, Florence and London.

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Posted in: International Education, Florence, Italy, Remote Internships

Meet Antonia Bignotti: Official CAPA London Blogger Remote Summer 2020

Jul 15, 2020 10:45:50 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

Meet Antonia Bignotti (she/her/hers), an official CAPA blogger for our remote London programs for Summer 2020:

University: University of Kansas 
Major: Human Biology with a Minor in Sociology
Location of CAPA Courses: London 
Location of Internship Site: London
Internship or volunteer placement: Invincible Me

What are you most excited for this summer term?
I am excited to be working for an organization focused on improving the health of their community. I look forward to carrying out research on mental health that will potentially be used to formulate their programs.  I am also excited and curious to learn how to experience a different work and academic culture from my own home.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education, Remote Internships

A Guide to the Food Culture of Buenos Aires

Jul 14, 2020 9:42:00 AM / by Sky Dedrick

In Sky's latest blog, she shares an inside look at the food scene in Buenos Aires, as well as the culture around food. Read more and find out what it's like to be a picky eater in Buenos Aires!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Food Abroad

My Experience With Remote Learning Abroad

Jul 9, 2020 9:23:00 AM / by Sky Dedrick

After just three weeks in Buenos Aires this spring, Sky Dedrick and her classmates had to pack up and return to the US to finish the remainder of the semester remotely. Find out more about her transition to virtual learning and her experience with Austral University.

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Posted in: International Education, Buenos Aires, Argentina

How My Semester Abroad Helps Me Maintain Hope in an Uncertain World

Jul 7, 2020 9:14:00 AM / by Guest Posts

In this reflective piece, CAPA London alumna Anna Chichester looks back on her time studying abroad as a first semester college senior. During these uncertain times, she is looking toward the future with the same mindset of hope and discovery that she had while studying in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

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