2017 Trip Blogs

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Can't wait for June 7th!!

Can't wait for June 7th!!

Hellooo Global Glimpsers! I’m Sophie and I’m one of your *awesome* Global Glimpse Leaders. We’re just under a month away from embarking on what is going to be the best trip ever – to León, Nicaragua! I’ve traveled around Central and South America a bit, but have never been to Nicaragua, so I’m getting really excited, and particularly looking forward to meeting all of you! This is going to be my first GG trip, and I’ve loved reading through all of the workshop material you all have done – I’m so inspired! You all sound like amazing leaders and I’m excited to get to know each of you better. ... READ MORE

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Less than one month

Hello Glimpsers and family, My name is Jonathan Bratisax and I am one of your GGLs to Bonao this summer.  I have heard great things from past GGLs and  I am very excited for this summer. I live in Queens and teach health and phys ed at Williamsburg Preparatory High School.  I also coach the boys and girls track teams.  I have never been to the... READ MORE

Welcome 2 Matagalpa!

Hello Glimpsers! My name is Derek Lough and I am lucky enough to be one of your chaperones for your trip with Global Glimpse this summer. I am currently a resident counselor at the Illinois Mathematics & Science Academy where I live and work with bright and engaged students like you. I’ve traveled to 17 countries outside the United States,... READ MORE

Bienvenidos a San Cristóbal!

Every hundred feet the world changes – Roberto Bolaño Hola Glimpsers! We are Flora Maciel and Camilo Maldonado, your Program Coordinators in the culturally rich town of San Cristobal. We are excited to see you in just a couple days, ¿aren’t you excited too? We have so many great people, places and stories to show you! It’s been busy days... READ MORE


Hola Mi Gente, My name is Gustavo Lopez I am a high school teacher from South San Francisco. A couple quick facts about me are: I love music and DJ as a hobby I am a purple belt in Jujitsu I am Guatemalan and Mexican I went to City College of San Francisco, San Francisco State University and The University of San Francisco. I am really excited... READ MORE

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