Exploring Downtown Shanghai

Oct 11, 2018 3:41:00 PM / by Daniel Powell

In this week's post, Daniel explores some of the most popular parts of downtown Shanghai, gets the infamous 'fish pedicure,' and sees the city at night from a rooftop!

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Must Do, Local Culture

A Day in the Life—CAPA Barcelona

Oct 8, 2018 12:30:00 PM / by Amaia Rioseco

In this week's vlog, Amaia takes us through a day in the life of her study abroad program in Barcelona, from taking the metro to enjoying lunch at the Spanish staple, 100 Montaditos. 

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Food In Spain, Local Culture, Day in the Life, College Life

Taking an Italian Cooking Class

Oct 4, 2018 2:38:11 PM / by Payton Meyer

In this week's post, Payton signs up for a CAPA My Global City event and cooks up a delicious feast of Italian food with help from the Chefactory instructor.

Ciao! I finally got the chance to attend one of the My Global City events that CAPA offers to its students to help immerse them into the Italian culture and lifestyle here in Florence, and I can’t wait to share my experience with you! This week, I signed up for a 3-course cooking class taught at the Chefactory. My friends and I were expecting to learn how to make fresh pasta the authentic Italian way, but we learned so much more in just a few hours, and it was some of the most fun I’ve had in the city so far!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food in Florence, Food in Italy, My Global City, Local Culture

Experiencing London Sub-cultures Inside & Outside the Classroom

Oct 4, 2018 12:48:25 PM / by Christopher Halka

In this week's post, Christopher discusses one of his unique CAPA Courses: Post War British Pop/Subculture. He  highlights the field-trip style setting of the class, including a visit to the Shoreditch neighborhood.

As another week has passed and midterms are right around the corner.  I thought a good topic for this week’s installment would be to discuss my experiences in the classroom. This semester I am taking four classes, Global Supply Chain Management, Post-War British Pop/Subcultures, Exploring and Analyzing the Global City, and my Internship workshop. I enjoy the perspective of challenging myself and ultimately look forward to my time in the classroom each week, I’m going to highlight some of the experiences from my favorite class Post War British Pop/Subculture.

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Posted in: London, England, Cultural Insights, Classes in London, Local Culture


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