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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

Invaluable Gifts From A Semester Abroad In London

May 27, 2020 9:24:00 AM / by Will Baldwin

"Now that I’ve had the time to reflect, I can confidently say studying abroad delivered on many of the things I was hoping it would, but perhaps in ways I didn’t expect." In Will's final, reflective blog post, she shares what she gained from her semester abroad in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

How Study Abroad Helps You Grow and Become Adaptable

May 26, 2020 9:44:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

Every day brings new experiences when you're studying abroad, and you'll likely learn more about yourself in the process. You'll try new foods, explore different neighborhoods, gain an understanding of cultural nuances, build relationships, and much more. Check out Annabel's vlog to learn more about how studying abroad helps you grow.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

Subtle Yet Notable Cultural Differences Between the UK and the US

May 18, 2020 9:26:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

After spending 10 weeks studying and interning in London, Annabel has gotten to know the culture in the UK pretty well. In this vlog, she shares what she's learned about the culture around food, work, fashion, travel, and more.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

What We Did On Our Last Weekend in London

May 14, 2020 9:16:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

Join Annabel as she looks back on her last weekend studying abroad in London, where she made the absolute most of her time. Find out how she spent her last few days and hear her recommendations for places to visit if you have one weekend in London.

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Posted in: London, England, london-vlog

Learning to Love Online

May 12, 2020 9:21:00 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

Creating Things To Look Forward To

May 1, 2020 9:34:00 AM / by Will Baldwin

This week, Will shares what her days look like after returning home from London, as well as her system for structuring her daily schedule. Read more to find out Will's tips for staying organized, motivated, and connected.

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Posted in: London, England

On Leaving London and Learning From Home

Apr 30, 2020 9:28:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

Annabel was about to board a flight from London to Ireland when she received the news that the in-country portion of her CAPA London program was being suspended. Find out how she reacted to this news and hear more about her transition from living and studying in vibrant London to being back home in a small town in the US.

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Posted in: London, England, london-vlog

Remembering That Dreamy Day on the English Coast with CAPA

Apr 16, 2020 9:22:00 AM / by Will Baldwin

Will reflects on a memorable day trip she took during her time in London, where she traveled to Brighton, a charming beach town on England's southern coast. Find out more about why the trip was so special to Will.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

Policy, Passions, and Pots of Tea: Interning in London with Humankind Charity

Apr 7, 2020 3:00:00 PM / by Will Baldwin

CAPA blogger Will explored new interests and passions while adjusting to work culture in London. Find our more about her internship experience with Humankind Charity in her latest blog post!

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Posted in: London, England, Internships Abroad

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