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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

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

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

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

What My Internship in the UK Taught Me About Food, British Workplace Culture, and Professionalism

Jun 29, 2020 9:39:00 AM / by James Nightengale

James takes a look back at his internship in London and shares what he learned about British workplace culture and food culture, which he found to be deeply intertwined. Learn more and see what restaurants James recommends in London! 

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in London

Jun 25, 2020 9:14:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

London is one of the world's most diverse cities and truly offers something for everyone. Find out more about why we highly recommend London as your study abroad destination!

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

Building a Life Raft Out of My Memories from Study Abroad

Jun 23, 2020 9:26:00 AM / by James Nightengale

CAPA London alum James is finding happiness by looking back on his memories from London and reliving his favorite moments through photos. Join him as he reflects on his time abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

Cricket and Colonialism

Jun 2, 2020 9:20:00 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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Posted in: London, England, International Education

From G-A-Y to Heaven: A Beginner’s Guide to London’s Queer Underbelly

Jun 1, 2020 9:12:00 AM / by James Nightengale

London is full of welcoming spaces and events for the LGBTQ+ community. In this blog post, James shares a guide to queer life in London, focusing on the places and events he appreciated the most— from book stores to dance floors.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

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