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Stories of Global Glimpse: Shane Ladendale

“I come from a place where most are scared to go outside when it is dark. I come from a place where jail is something that seems inevitable. It is amazing how many odds are against me as a black, fatherless, young leader. But that doesn’t stop me… I make sure I strive.” Growing up ... READ MORE

Recent Posts

Top Student Travel Stories of the Summer!

We are excited to share the top student travel stories of the summer, selected by our interns (and former Glimpsers), Anderson and Layla! We have enjoyed reading each of the nearly 1,000 blog post reflections written by students as they experience first-hand the power of immersive travel – from hiking the highest peak in the Ecuadorian... READ MORE

La Nicaragua que conozco

Estimada Comunidad Global Glimpse: Se me ha hecho difícil encontrar las palabras que expresen todo lo que he sentido desde que estallaron las protestas tras el anuncio de la nueva ley de seguridad social (INSS) en Nicaragua el pasado 18 de abril. Es una mezcla de miedo, ira, tristeza e indignación.     Las lecciones que aprendí... READ MORE

The Nicaragua I Know

Dear Global Glimpse Community, I have struggled to find words to express everything I have felt since protests flared up following the announcement of new social security laws in Nicaragua on April 18th. It’s a mixture of fear, anger, sadness, and outrage.     Global Glimpse would not exist without Nicaragua. The lessons I learned... READ MORE

Boeing and United jet CPS students across the globe

CHICAGO, Ill., (Feb. 9, 2017) – Yesterday, The Boeing Company and United Airlines hosted “Chicago Goes Global” to formally announce an unprecedented, cross-sector partnership to support Chicago Public School (CPS) students enrolled in the Global Glimpse program! Boeing and United’s joint partnership commitment includes support for after school,... READ MORE