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Eliza Pesuit on Access to Global Education for High School Students

Executive Director Eliza Pesuit recalls her early life growing up in a small town in Western Massachusetts, with parents from very different backgrounds. Her dad is from Serbia and her mom is from Russia. Her dad is Christian and her mom is Jewish. At a young age, Eliza learned to value differences and as she ... READ MORE


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BNL Featured Guest Speakers

We are honored and excited to welcome the following guest speakers to our Brave New Leaders (BNL) Virtual Summer Academy. Our guest speakers from around the world will be sharing their personal stories and speaking on topics of expertise that we will be exploring in the BNL program. DR. ROBERT GORE Emergency Medicine Physician, SUNY Downstate and... READ MORE

Gratitude to the Frontline

“I’m nominating Neha because she flew 3,000 miles from Seattle to New York to volunteer at Bellevue Hospital to treat the sickest COVID-19 patients in the ICU. After having seen the worst there is to see, she deserves to see the best.” -Christie Clarke, former NYC GG Leader at Williamsburg Prep- As part of our #TravelTaughtMe Campaign, Global... READ MORE

From Glimpser to Healthcare Hero

“It’s important to understand how people live in other parts of the world. Understanding their culture, where they come from, and how they’ve conquered challenges. That curiosity creates a leader.” Lindsey Nguyen, a proud Global Glimpse alum, is the first recipient of our Keep the Spirit of Travel Alive initiative in partnership with United... READ MORE

Announcing Jennifer Ogden-Reese as New Board Chair

Global Glimpse Board

We are pleased to announce Jennifer Ogden-Reese as the newly elected Chair of Global Glimpse’s Board of Directors. Jenn is the Chief Marketing Officer at 2U and an award-winning marketer with executive experience leading some of the most iconic and successful media brands in the world. As a longtime board member and CMO in New York City, Jenn... READ MORE