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

Storytelling Challenge, My Life-changing experience that happened in two weeks

Halley Berhe, 2019 Glimpser Plainfield North High School, Plainfield Illinois Traveled to Chitre, Panama July 15, 2019, is the day I left for a two-week trip that would change my life forever. That was the day that I went to Chitre, Panama. When I arrived to the airport to go on my trip I saw many new faces. In my head I thought, “I’m... READ MORE

Storytelling Challenge, A New Experience

A New Experience  By: Gisselle Marroquin, 17 School: Summit Public Schools K2, El Cerrito California Traveled To: San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic Before Global Glimpse I had never traveled outside of California, neither by plane, car, or any method of transportation. This program gave me the opportunity to build leadership skills,... READ MORE


Kaitlyn O’Connor, 2019 Glimpser Sequoia High School, Redwood City, California Traveled to Las Tablas, Panama My name is Kaitlyn O’Connor, I’m a seventeen-year-old, and I’m from the San Francisco Bay Area. I had the opportunity to travel with Global Glimpse to Panama last summer. It was such an amazing experience over those two weeks in... READ MORE

Storytelling Challenge – Becoming Who I’m Meant to Be

Kaileigh Crofutt, 17 Pittsburg High School, Pittsburg, CA Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic (JA1B) I’m Kaileigh Crofutt, a courageous, committed, compassionate individual who is dedicated to making an impact in every space that I occupy, whether that be giving a smile, providing support to the members of my community, inspiring others to pursue... READ MORE