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Spring 2021: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions - Part 1

Oct 22, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by Cara Pizzorusso

Our CAPA team has put together this list of your Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) pertaining to study abroad in 2021. From COVID-19 precautions to health insurance, independent travel, and more, learn more about the plans we have in place for Spring 2021.

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Posted in: International Education

Global Connectivity in Remote Environments

Oct 21, 2020 9:43:00 AM / by Cara Pizzorusso

Over the past several years, CAPA has stayed a step ahead by using state-of-the-art technology to enhance in-country study abroad programs around the world. This approach, known as Globally Networked Learning, transforms the learning and collaborative experience for students and teachers across time zones and cultures. From absorbing lessons in a classroom setting to viewing live tours and participating in experiential activities set in various global cities, see how the remote global experience is embraced by both students and educators.

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Posted in: International Education

Two Important Professional Lessons From My Remote Global Internship

Sep 2, 2020 10:36:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

In her final blog of the summer, CAPA blogger Antonia reflects on her internship experience and shares two helpful professional lessons she learned through the experience that can be applied to many situations she'll encounter in her future career.

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

My Experience With the CAPA Sydney Sports Management Program

Aug 31, 2020 9:45:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

With Australia being a sports hub and a two-time Olympics host country, studying sports management in Sydney was too good for Nicolas to pass up. During his semester abroad, he interned at a tennis club and got to know the sports culture of the country better. Want to know how else this program expands your knowledge in the field? Nicolas shares a quick overview on what to expect.

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Posted in: International Education, Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

What I Learned About Globalization Through My CAPA Courses

Aug 28, 2020 10:35:00 AM / by Sarah Harmon

In her final vlog, Sarah Harmon discusses her CAPA courses: Cross Cultural Psychology and Analyzing and Exploring the Global City: London. Watch to hear more details of these courses and what Sarah learned!

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Posted in: International Education, Florence, Italy, Online Study Abroad

Here Are The Benefits of Taking CAPA's Comparative Healthcare Systems Course

Aug 24, 2020 9:45:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

Have you ever wondered how healthcare works in different countries? Antonia signed up for this course with hopes to work in this field someday and was able to learn the building blocks of a healthcare system and how to analyze systems across the globe critically. In this post, she gives us an overview of what you can expect in this course from lectures to guest speakers who share valuable insights from cultural perspectives and more.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education, Online Study Abroad

Not Your Typical Harvard Business School White Paper

Aug 5, 2020 9:45:00 AM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

By Kevin Heimlich and Michael Woolf

In this piece, Kevin Heimlich and Dr. Mike Woolf discuss the state of international education and the changes to study abroad operations in light of COVID-19. They also examine the reactions from various communities toward the effects of globalization during the pandemic.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

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

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

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