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CAPA Excursions and My Global City Events, Explained

Jun 24, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Camille Campbell

In this vlog Camille discusses two of CAPA's program inclusions - My Global City Events and Excursions. She shares what you can expect from each and goes over some of the events she's attended, sharing how they add to your study abroad experience!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

On Either Side of the World: Greenwich and CAPA’s My Global City Boat Tour

Jun 21, 2019 11:18:00 AM / by Hannah Woodruff

If you're ever looking for a global experience in London, this Greenwich Boat Tour—highly recommended by Hannah—is it! This tour takes you out on the waters and through London, covering the recognizable and awe-inspiring sights of the city. You'll leave this experience with a new perspective of the city and a zest for your life abroad!

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

First Impressions of London from a U.S. Student Abroad

Jun 12, 2019 11:30:22 AM / by Clare Wiegel

In her first vlog of the summer, Samford University student Clare shares her first impressions of London and her recommendations for places to check out during your first week there. Watch this episode to mentally prepare for the hustle and bustle of London and get inspired by some of the beautiful sights you're about to see! 

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

A Student’s Guide to the Parks and Gardens of London

Jun 9, 2019 11:07:00 AM / by Hannah Woodruff

One of the many benefits of studying abroad during the summer in London is getting to enjoy the many green spaces the city has to offer. Read more from Hannah on her 6 favorite parks and gardens in London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

A Holy Alliance: Joe Root, The Unity League, and even Mike Tyson

Jun 4, 2019 10:30:00 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 discusses the allyship and inclusivity of the LGBTQ+ community in sports, as well as how the notion of masculinity is exemplified and communicated throughout time. He also draws upon artistic references from music to movies to illustrate how destructive sentiments are reflected and shares how we can welcome diversity, affirm the experiences of the LGBTQ+ community, and celebrate their contributions through education abroad.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

Here's What You Learn In CAPA's Global Internship Workshop

May 30, 2019 9:56:11 AM / by Camille Campbell

In her first vlog of the summer, CAPA vlogger Camille Campbell shows us some beautiful sights in London and then gets down to business - internship business that is. Camille explains her Global Internship Workshop class, a class all CAPA students must take to accompany their internship placement. She also catches up with her instructor of the course, Ian Hill, to ask why he thinks London is such a great place to intern!

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Posted in: London, England, Academics Abroad

Culture, Colleagues, and Concentrate: How I Broke the Ice at my Internship in London

May 24, 2019 10:32:00 AM / by Guest Posts

CAPA Spring 2019 Diversity Advocates scholar Juan Gonzalez shares some of the memorable moments from his internship with Kingston Smith LLP in London. He also talks about his innocent mishap involving juice that made for a great laugh with his colleagues! As he reflects on the positive corporate culture and how he was able to foster social connections, he expresses his gratitude for a fulfilling experience during his semester and internship abroad.

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

Meet Keneechi Obasi: Official CAPA London Blogger Summer 2019

May 18, 2019 10:33:00 AM / by Keneechi Obasi

Meet Keneechi Obasi, an official CAPA blogger in London, England for Summer 2019:

University: Spelman College
Major: International Studies
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

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Posted in: London, England

Meet Clare Wiegel: Official CAPA London Instagram TV Vlogger Summer 2019

May 18, 2019 10:28:00 AM / by Clare Wiegel

Meet Clare Wiegel, an official CAPA Instagram TV vlogger in London, England for Summer 2019:

University: Samford University
Major: Journalism and Mass Communications
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: TBC

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am so excited to live somewhere that is brand new to me and I cannot wait to get to know London living like a local.

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Posted in: London, England

Meet Hannah Woodruff: Official CAPA London Blogger Summer 2019

May 18, 2019 10:21:00 AM / by Hannah Woodruff

Meet Hannah Woodruff, an official CAPA blogger in London, England for Summer 2019:

University: University of Pittsburgh
Major: A double major in English Literature and English Writing
Study Abroad Location: London, England
Internship or volunteer placement: N/A

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Posted in: London, England

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