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An Ideology of Ignorance: How Injustice Prevails

Sep 14, 2020 10:15:00 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 offers a perspective on how education abroad benefits students as they explore the nuances and critical differences in culture and society as it pertains to conversations surrounding universal issues such as injustice and inequality outside of their home environments.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

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

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

My Top 3 Takeaways from the CAPA Global Internship Course

Aug 14, 2020 9:55:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

Antonia dives into how she boosted her international experience with the CAPA Global Internship Course. Want to share how your professional skills and global internship make you a hireable candidate? This post will give you an overview on how you can prepare for a career and convey your strengths and achievements to potential employers.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad, Remote Internships

A Global Intern Shares 5 Reasons to Intern Remotely Through CAPA

Aug 10, 2020 9:33:00 AM / by Sarah Harmon

Touching on her own experience and career aspirations, Sarah discusses the reasons why she decided to intern remotely, and why she believes the CAPA Remote Internship program provides important value to students in the new Global context.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad, Remote Internships

How to Network During a Remote CAPA Experience

Aug 6, 2020 9:53:00 AM / by Antonia Bignotti

How do you figure out how to make a personal and professional connection remotely? This week, Antonia talks about 3 things you can do to make the most of virtual meetings and have worthwhile conversations with people you study or intern with. It might take a little bit more effort than in-person encounters, but it'll be worth it!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad, Remote Internships

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

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

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