An Insider's Guide to the CAPA Belfast Excursion

Jul 15, 2019 12:20:00 PM / by Katie Berlin

Brush up on your knowledge of the region with Katie! She tells us what you need to know about going to Belfast and the type of tours you'll encounter. Get to witness and hear about the city's history and what else you can do to spend time in the area (Game of Thrones filming locations, anyone?). Katie also drops an Irish lingo guide in this post to help you out as you gallivant around Belfast and Dublin.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Local Culture

Thriving in Dublin’s Workspace: Tips for Making Your Internship Abroad a Success

Jul 7, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Katie Berlin

How do you live your best life in Dublin? Leave it to Katie to share all her tips with you! Find out how to balance classes, a beneficial internship, AND some good downtime while abroad. With good planning and a dose of spontaneity, you'll be on your way to building fundamental skills for your career while making memories from this experience of a lifetime.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Internships Abroad

Forget the Doors of Dublin - Check Out Dublin's Electric Boxes

Jul 3, 2019 9:11:11 AM / by Clare Mullin

Maybe you’ve heard of the Doors of Dublin, or noticed that the city is notoriously decorated with walls and walls of beautiful street art. But have you seen the eclectic electric boxes scattered throughout the city? Check out these shots from our Dublin Photoblogger!

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Local Culture

7+ National Days of CAPA's 7 Global Cities

Jul 1, 2019 10:48:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

We have a roundup of some of the important and celebrated days in our global cities! Find out the history behind each National Day and how the locals recognize them. Some are steeped in tradition, while others are commemorated differently. Be sure to take note of the dates as well, you might just get to experience it while studying abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, Dublin, Ireland, International Education, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Shanghai, China, Florence, Italy, Barcelona, Spain

4 Realizations from 4 Months of Studying Abroad in Dublin

Jun 23, 2019 12:24:00 PM / by Emma Aulenback

Emma shares a chance encounter on a bus ride that helped her realize how the last four months have taught her more than she anticipated about life, culture, meaningful interactions, and being bold with kindness. She talks about letting go of the rush and routine she was accustomed to back in the US, getting to know people with different opinions, and how she formed an open-minded view to living like a European.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

24 Photos from My First 24 Hours in Dublin

Jun 16, 2019 10:43:00 AM / by Clare Mullin

What's it like to explore a new city for the summer? Clare takes her camera out to document her first 24 hours around Dublin. There's nothing like taking in a new environment with fresh eyes, so take a look at this photo tour!

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

Lessons From My First Two Weeks Studying Abroad in Dublin

Jun 10, 2019 10:45:00 AM / by Katie Berlin

For anyone nervous about studying abroad, Katie's advice is "do NOT be." In this week's post, she shares how she's been loving every minute of her time abroad and why this is an exciting experience for her. Katie also lists some tips that will do you some good from how not to overpack and what essentials you need to bring (like clothing layers).

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Stories of Our Own: Memories Made with CAPA Dublin in Spring 2019

May 31, 2019 10:23:00 AM / by Emma Aulenback

In this week’s post, a group CAPA Dublin students each reflect on their favorite memories and transformative moments during their Spring 2019 semester abroad in Dublin.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

4 Reasons Why I Recommend CAPA Dublin

May 23, 2019 10:38:00 AM / by CAPA Study Abroad Ambassadors

In this post, Grace talks about her favorite aspects of the CAPA Dublin program, along with the city of Dublin as a whole, and why you should consider CAPA Dublin during your study abroad program search.

Sometimes one of the most difficult aspects of studying abroad is first finding the right program. Although every individual considers different factors and preferences when deciding which program would them best, here’s a few CAPA Dublin benefits that might help you declare Dublin as your destination!

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

Meet Clare Mullin: Official CAPA Dublin Photo Blogger Summer 2019

May 18, 2019 10:28:00 AM / by Clare Mullin

Meet Clare Mullin, an official CAPA photo blogger in Dublin, Ireland for Summer 2019:

University: University of Utah
Major: International Studies and Communications
Study Abroad Location: Dublin, Ireland
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland


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