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How to Navigate Your International Flight to Florence

Sep 18, 2019 11:52:46 AM / by Azalea Brown

From your departure airport to your first day in Florence, hear from IGTV Vlogger Azalea on how to navigate getting to your study abroad location and how to get settled once you're there. 

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Here's What to Expect During Your First Week in Sydney

Sep 13, 2019 11:07:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

In his first vlog, Cory shares what you should expect from your first few days in Sydney, from going through orientation to the different CAPA activities you'll take part in, as well as his recommendations for things to do on your own during that first week!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

How to Prepare for Your First Time Going or Studying Abroad

Sep 1, 2019 4:30:00 PM / by Minh Ta

We have your go-to prep guide for your very first overseas experience! This comprehensive post breaks down the IMPORTANT things you need and things that will make your life easier overall. As you start preparing for life abroad, don't forget to get some backup items that'll serve you well. Travel like a seasoned pro with these tips and leave the hassle behind!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Wrapping Up My Adventure Across the Pond

Aug 28, 2019 11:15:00 AM / by Katie Berlin

Let Katie tell you how she's been completely charmed by Dublin. This city of wonders made this a memorable adventure for her, and she can't wait for you to have one too. As she makes her way back home to continue college, check out these 3 key pieces of advice about studying abroad in Ireland. 

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Budgets, VPNs & Other Tips from a Shanghai Study Abroad Veteran

Aug 14, 2019 12:18:39 PM / by Lauren Girard

In her final episode of the summer, Champlain college student Lauren reflects on her experience in Shanghai and shares tips to help future students deal with the unique experience of studying abroad in China! With advice ranging from budgeting and scholarships, to dealing with China's "Great Firewall" with a VPN, to getting used to the eastern squat toilet, make sure to watch if you're heading to Shanghai this fall - this vlog could be a lifesaver!

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Posted in: Shanghai, China, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

How I Manage My Time While Studying, Interning, and Vlogging in London

Jul 4, 2019 10:35:00 AM / by Camille Campbell

In this vlog, Camille discusses the realities of her schedule while completing a summer study abroad and internship program in London. She discusses how she balances her vlogging responsibilities on top of her academics, and how it's not as daunting as it may seem! Watch to get an idea of what your schedule could look like on a CAPA London program!

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

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

Lessons From My First Two Weeks Studying Abroad in Dublin

Jun 10, 2019 10:45:00 AM / by Katie Berlin

For anyone nervous about studying abroad, Katie's advice is "do NOT be." In this week's post, she shares how she's been loving every minute of her time abroad and why this is an exciting experience for her. Katie also lists some tips that will do you some good from how not to overpack and what essentials you need to bring (like clothing layers).

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

It Takes a Village: How I Prepared for My Summer Abroad

Jun 2, 2019 11:01:00 AM / by Ben Gunduz

For Ben, studying abroad was a concentrated effort that took a lot of planning. In his first post from Buenos Aires, he shares how he prepared for this experience with the help of people from his college and CAPA's advisors. And not forgetting the fun part of it all—he also talks about looking at recommendations and mapping out what to do and where to go in the city!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

5 Things I Wish I knew BEFORE I Studied Abroad

May 15, 2019 12:49:30 PM / by Kendall Hoyt

In her final vlog of the semester, Kendall looks back at her pre-study abroad self and shares advice on what she wishes she had known before she studied abroad. From the biggest packing faux pas to setting expections and having the right mind set - this is advice anyone about to study abroad should hear!

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

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