Leben in Wien

It’s been almost a full month since my move to Vienna. Since then, I’ve come across a handful of challenges and new “normals” that have required getting adjusted to. Fortunately, my two week German class has prepared me with the basics to make my transition smoother than expected. My first class officially started on October…

Starting My Semester in Vienna

Hi! My name is Ava Groll and I’m a current senior at the University of Pittsburgh. I study Finance and Business Information Systems while also planning to obtain a duel-minor in Economics and Legal Studies. After college, I look forward to pursuing a possible IT-related career at a large corporation, preferably in the Boston or…

Concluding My Time in London

Before I started my internship with CAPA, I expected to be doing a lot of market-related research for my site supervisor’s previous company. However, plans soon changed once he sold his shares of the business to his younger brother. Starting in February, I began researching homes / guest houses / hotels in the Seychelles, a…

Across the Pond: (Virtually) Interning in London

My name is Ava Groll and I’m currently a junior at the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to studying Finance and Business Information Systems, I’m also pursuing a double-minor in Economics and Legal Studies. I hope to use my variety of concentrations to eventually become a lawyer within the real estate sector. I was born…