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Immigration Day - SC1B

Immigration Day - SC1B

"We were very proud of our peers, the majority of who opened up and shared details about themselves that put them in a vulnerable situation, not only in front of their peers but strangers from a foreign country. It was an eye opening experience that removed any barriers between us based off of culture, race, or even language. It allowed us to come together on a more basic and human level and see each other for the individuals that we are." ... READ MORE

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Closing Reflection

Today August 7th, 2017, was our last full day in Riobamba. We started it off by waking up at 8 am to go to breakfast at Cafe Del Tren. After breakfast we returned to the hostel where we had a quick energy booster in which we played two rounds of telephone. We then had a program seminar that focused on our closing trip reflection. The reflection... READ MORE

Education Day

Wow! Today was full of surprises and was actually fun, and as a group we grew closer. Let me start from the beginning; breakfast was delicious. We had tamales, and eggs accompanied with hot chocolate, and pineapple juice.  after that we prepared to go to Miguel Angel Leon Ponce school which is located in downtown Riobamba. The school had many... READ MORE

Finishing Touches to CAP

Hey y’all, it’s yo girls, the leaders of the day, Jerlene and Daphne. 🙂 Today, we got an early start on our CAP and woke up at 6am. We had our typical breakfast of Gallo Pinto, which was delicious. lol. We headed to Casa Materna at 7 and got to work. We mixed cement and finished the top layer of our wall. We also finished our painting... READ MORE


Today was our reflection day and a day of many lasts. We began this Global Glimpse journey 15 days ago and since then each and every one of us has grown as leaders and global citizens. This day began with a wake-up call at eight in the morning and breakfast being served at nine. We had some of Dilenia’s delicious oatmeal and a fruit mix of... READ MORE

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