2019 Trip Blogs
Top Student Travel Stories of 2018!
We are excited to share the top blogs of 2018, selected by our interns (and former Glimpsers). From hiking the highest peak in the Ecuadorian Andes and dancing bachata in the hot Dominican sun, to gaining new appreciation for the value of community and complexity of immigration - our Glimpsers truly experienced the transformative power of travel! ... READ MORE
Cristina & Juan Carlos here, your soon-to-be coordinators! We hope that you are excited about this trip and getting ready to share awesome adventures and experiences with us. We have been working hard on your itinerary and want you to have the best time here! But first, let’s introduce ourselves: My name is Karla Cristina, but I prefer be... READ MORE
Hi, I’m Clive! I’m a rising junior at Carrboro High School. I play alto saxophone in the jazz band there, but I can also play three other instruments (guitar, drums, and piano). Outside of school I enjoy cooking and baking, as well as and walking my Boston Terrier. I have been out of the country a couple of times but never to a... READ MORE
Buenas Glimpsers! We can’t believe the time is almost here. Before anything, we would like to express how excited we are to meet all of you this summer. We, your Program Coordinators, have spent the last three amazing months in Chitré’s heat planning a dynamic 16-day itinerary. We have forged so many amazing connections with the... READ MORE
Hi Glimpsers! My name is Lola! I teach on the south side of Chicago in Hyde Park at Kenwood Academy High School. I am the dance director there so I teach three levels of dance, an advanced performance ensemble, and one yoga class. I also perform in a few different companies throughout the city as a professional dancer. I cannot wait to dance... READ MORE