Recent posts from: San Juan De La Maguana – 7/27/2015


Living Like A Local


Today’s theme was Living Like a Local, Shakilyah and I were the leaders of the day. I’m Lonnie, 17 and from Boston. I’m Shakilyah,18 and from Oakland. Our first challenge of the day was the bucket shower. We had to get buckets filled with water and...

First Free Day


Hello friends and family of the Global Glimpsers. I am Jazpreet  (Jazz  for short) Virk, I was the Globe Glimpse leader of the day on Aug. 3  for our first free day. The day start off a bit early for I mistakenly woke everyone up a few minutes early but that gave them...

Barahona- Beach Day!


Hey Everyone! My name is Ashly and I am 17 years old. I am a summer search student from Boston Massachusetts and I am amongst the 20 other students that has been given the opportunity to be on this trip. On August 2nd, 2015, we had a free day and were able to go to a...

Politics Day


Hi everyone! This is Isabelle and Eli, we were Los Líderes del Día (Leaders of the Day). Today’s theme was politics. In the morning we had an academic seminar. We started by asking who liked and who hated politics; a majority were neutral. Most people who...

Aid & Development (July 31, 2015)


Hello friends and family! My name is Josephine Kwon. I was honored to be the first leader of the day out of the students in our group. Sorry about the late message; we had some internet issues yesterday. At the beginning of the day, I had some issues waking myself and...

Education Day


Hi friends and family, I was not able to update our trip blog yesterday due to some internet issues we have been having but now that we have access to the internet I get to share our experiences from yesterdays field trips and academic seminars. Yesterday’s...