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 – Ecuador’s New Discoveries: Bright Vibes

Luna Daury, 2019 Glimpser Westfield High School, Westfield, Massachusetts Traveled to Guaranda, Ecuador   Listen to an originally composed song about her Global Glimpse experience:   For my storytelling submission, I composed a song called “Bright Vibes,” which expresses all of the feelings I experienced while traveling to... READ MORE

Storytelling Challenge – Global Glimpse gave me a key to a door shaking and scared

Jordan Hakeem-Ali, 2019 Glimpser From Williamsburg Prep, New York City Traveled to San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic   My story is hard to tell but that’s good thing. 2-hour plane ride and 4-hour bus ride leading me to the experience of a lifetime. History is everywhere you just have to look. Global Glimpse hands you a map and a... READ MORE

Storytelling Challenge – How I Learned the Importance of Vulnerability in Las Tablas, Panama

Emily Blackwelder, 17 From Westfield High School, Westfield, Massachusetts Traveled to Las Tablas, Panama My comic explores the ways that I learned to be vulnerable through my experience in Panama. The panels cycle through back to the beginning, in a never-ending story, similar to the never-ending life lessons about vulnerability. Much like my... READ MORE

Storytelling Challenge – Riobamba: An Educational Journey

Olivia Braun, 17 Oakland School for the Arts, Oakland California Riobamba, Ecuador         READ MORE