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4 Must-See Museums to Visit When Studying in Barcelona

Dec 5, 2019 9:23:00 AM / by Isha Mahajan

Barcelona attracts tourists from around the world for a variety of reasons: the food, history, art, architecture, and more. In this blog post, Isha gives us a peek into Barcelona's incredible cultural scene and shares some of her favorite museums in the city for history and art.

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Posted in: International Education, Barcelona, Spain

The Hillbilly and the Cowboy: How Identities are Made

Dec 3, 2019 8:45:00 AM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Michael Woolf.

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In this month's column, Dr. Mike Woolf explains the construct of identities and how communities unite individuals who share their values. He also shares insights on how students will encounter and can react to identity challenges abroad.

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Posted in: International Education

How The 'Field Study' Aspect of CAPA Academics Enrich My Study Abroad Experience

Dec 2, 2019 9:08:00 AM / by Makenna Sturgeon

Curious about what CAPA London courses are like? In this blog, Makenna shares a few ways her courses have brought her out of the classroom and into the global city of London-- from the Tate Modern to Brick Lane in East London.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Roar & Snore - The Ultimate Sydney Sleepover

Nov 30, 2019 9:26:00 AM / by Minh Ta

Imagine going on a nighttime tour of Sydney's Taronga Zoo and spending the night there, then waking up and feeding giraffes their breakfast. On CAPA Sydney programs, a sleepover at the zoo is one of the included program activities! Check out what Minh has to say about his Roar & Snore experience:

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Posted in: International Education, Sydney, Australia

How CAPA Makes the Entire City of Florence a Classroom

Nov 26, 2019 9:00:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

During CAPA classes, the city becomes your classroom. Check out Sarah's blog to find out about some of the incredible museums, churches, and exhibits she visited while in class in Florence!

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Posted in: International Education, Florence, Italy

How to Take Advantage of Free Museum Days in Florence

Nov 17, 2019 9:24:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

Florence is home to dozens of art museums-- some of which are among the most visited museums in the world. Check out Sarah's tips on how to make the most of free admission days!

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Posted in: International Education, Local Culture

Loyalties

Nov 11, 2019 11:11:00 AM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Michael Woolf.

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Dr. Mike Woolf compares how loyalty, customs, and group identities are expressed in the US and Europe. In today's globalized world, how do these communities foster and maintain belongingness? Find out more in this month's column.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

5 Tips for Graduating Seniors Applying For Jobs While Studying Abroad

Nov 8, 2019 9:07:00 AM / by Makenna Sturgeon

Applying to post-grad jobs can be quite stressful, especially if you're overseas. Check out Makenna's helpful advice for job hunting while studying abroad as a second semester senior.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

4 Great Study Spots to Get You Through Exam Season in Barcelona

Nov 5, 2019 9:08:00 AM / by Isha Mahajan

If you want to explore the city you're studying abroad in while getting work done, student blogger Isha recommends studying in local bookstores, coffee shops, and coworking spaces. Read more to find out her favorite spots to get work done in Barcelona!

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Posted in: International Education, Barcelona, Spain

What My Schedule Looks Like While Studying in Shanghai

Nov 4, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Tina Huang

Follow along with Tina as she takes us along to her Monday classes in Shanghai, starting with intensive Chinese. You can customize your schedule to include language classes, an internship, or both. It's up to you!

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Posted in: International Education, Shanghai, China

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