2019 Trip Blogs

Featured Post

Top Student Travel Stories of the Summer!

Greetings from Global Glimpse alumni, Aileen and Yumei! We’ve returned to GG this summer to intern in the Bay Area office. We have the amazing opportunity to follow along with student reflections on the blog as they share their travel experiences. We’ve enjoyed reading how Glimpsers are learning to expand their knowledge, develop their leadership skills, become global citizens, ... READ MORE

Recent Posts

Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow

Greetings all, Annie, one of your GGL’s, here with the final blog from San Juan de la Maguana, delegation 1D. Now that I have some food and rest in me, I am able to reflect on this trip with a clear head and a grateful heart. Yesterday, we said goodbye to all of our companions during the past two weeks, from our fabulous in-country staff to... READ MORE

Final Reflections

It’s Thais and this is one of the last blogs. Today was an emotional wreck day in which many of us laughed, cried, danced, and laughed some more. It’s been an amazing journey and during the first part of the morning, we were able to reflect on it. We also got to enjoy our last explore time, in which many of us were able to do last minute... READ MORE

CAP Finale

“If you want to change the world, be the change” -Mahatma Gandhi Hi everybody! Ellie and Max here as Lideres del Dia for our final CAP Project delivery day. Everyone woke up bright and early for an impromptu morning meeting where the GG members discussed methods that the GG leaders could use to improve their leadership styles. After a breakfast... READ MORE

CAP Day 2

“In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.’’ – Marianne Williamson Greeetings everyone! We are Itzel and Andrea, and today was the second day of our Community Action Project (CAP) at the local school here in San Juan de la Maguana. It has been a... READ MORE