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

Deconstructing Poverty Day

Today was one of our most impactful and emotional days. The central topic of the day was poverty and the systems which allow for it. Throughout the day, we had many discussions which made us rethink our own privileges but also the opportunities we had to be a facility for change. Our day started with a mental warmup to prepare ourselves for our... READ MORE

Global Business Day (Day 7)!

Hello Everyone! My name is Stevia Ndoe and today I was the Líder Del Día (aka LDD). Today, the RB2D group learned about Global Business through talking with and learning about the international quinoa business run by native Ecuadorian people. We traveled to Chimborazo to meet people who worked at COPROBICH (a corporation in Ecuador that makes and... READ MORE

CAP Execution Day 1

Hola! Today we began our CAP (Community Action Project) at Proyecto de Desarrollo Integral Adulto Mayor San Juan (Senior Activity Center in San Juan). The delegation was split into three different groups, one working on murals, one on the garden, and the last working on a bike for physical therapy. Each project was designed and budgeted by... READ MORE

Updated JA2C Flight Information

Dear JA2C parents and families, Due to a delayed incoming plane, the group has been delayed in Santiago De Los Caballeros by 2 hours. The group is now currently scheduled to fly out at 4:55PM AST and arrive in Newark at 8:42PM EDT.  They will still pick up their baggage at Terminal C baggage claim about 30 mins after the plane lands. Their flight... READ MORE