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Know Your Global City - Understanding Barcelona's Eixample and Gothic Quarter

Feb 12, 2020 9:35:00 AM / by Jackson Schiefelbein

Now a few weeks into his study abroad program, Jackson is showing you around his neighborhood of Eixample in Barcelona and compares this newer area ("Newer" in the European meaning of the word - Exiample was developed in the 1850s) of the city to the oldest Gothic Quarter, discussing the differences in architecture and urban planning of the different neighborhoods. Check it out to learn more about this awesome historic Global City!

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Why Study Abroad

Comparing CAPA Programs - Studying Abroad in Sydney vs Florence

Feb 6, 2020 9:12:00 AM / by Sara Shriber

CAPA blogger Sara Shriber loved her summer study abroad experience with CAPA Sydney so much that she decided to study abroad again for a whole semester! Read more to find out Sara's thoughts on studying abroad in Sydney vs Florence.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad

10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in Buenos Aires

Jan 30, 2020 11:45:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

With its excitingly diverse population; mix of Latin American and European influences; stately architecture; cultural strengths that stretch across literature, music, dance, theater, art, and sports; and friendly and open locals, Buenos Aires is one of the top study abroad destinations in Latin America.

So, why study abroad in Buenos Aires? Let’s dive in a bit deeper…

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Why Study Abroad

How My Time Abroad Shaped My Perspective

Jan 24, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

One month after returning from her fall semester in Florence, Sarah shares a final reflection on the lessons she's learned and the places she had a chance to explore. Check out her blog for her opinion of the overall study abroad experience and advice for prospective and future students.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad

How Jet Lag Changed How I Value My Time

Jan 23, 2020 9:15:00 AM / by Will Baldwin

CAPA blogger Will has just arrived in London, and she is making the most of her first few days despite battling jet lag. Check out her debut blog post to find out how jet lag has changed how she values her time to see what she's been up to so far!

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

Thoughts and Advice Post-Semester Abroad in Sydney

Jan 19, 2020 9:44:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

Cory is back home in the U.S. and has had some time to process his semester abroad. Check out the video to hear his reflection of his time in Sydney, as well as advice to help you get the most out of your study abroad experience!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in Barcelona

Jan 16, 2020 11:30:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Spain has been ranked as the number one most popular study abroad destination for American students by GoOverseas. We’re thrilled to offer both our CAPA Global Cities program and a direct enroll option with a local university in the vibrant, lively, and exciting city of Barcelona.

So, why study abroad in Barcelona? Let’s dive in…

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Posted in: Barcelona, Spain, Why Study Abroad

7 Takeaways from My Semester Abroad in Sydney

Jan 13, 2020 3:40:09 PM / by Marlea Maltz

In Marlea's final vlog, she reflects on her semester in Sydney and shares her takeaways from living, studying, and interning abroad. Be sure to check out the video to hear Marlea's advice for future CAPA students!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

How a Semester Abroad Taught Me to Embrace Change

Jan 9, 2020 9:12:00 AM / by Ellie LaFountain

In Dublin blogger Ellie’s final CAPA World blog, she reflects on her time abroad, the personal growth she experienced while in Ireland, and the transition back to the US.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Why Study Abroad

5 Reasons Why I'm Glad I Spent a Fall Semester in Florence

Dec 20, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

Sarah muses on her experience in Florence and shares why the fall season might have just been the best time to study abroad. Check out to see what she saw and experienced at both the beginning and end of her semester!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Why Study Abroad