T-Minus 31 Days to Puerto Rico

Hello all! What is to follow is an introduction of myself, as well as a little bit about the Service Learning Project that will be taking me down to Puerto Rico this spring break. Let’s start with that introduction. My name is Brian. Brian Walsh to be specific. Brian Matthew Walsh to be even more…

Self Improvement Journey Through Global Service Learning

Hello, I’m Roslynne Ravy. This is my fourth year in college, but only my second year studying at the University of Pittsburgh. My interest of study is environmental science with a certificate in global studies: ecology and sustainability. I am involved in a couple of organizations in Pittsburgh including being a Pitt Pathfinder and a…

Bolivia: it’s only a month away!

Hello! My name is Haley McArthur, and I am extremely grateful and excited to have this opportunity to study abroad in Bolivia! I’m a current sophomore in the College of Business Administration, majoring in Accounting and Business Information Systems. I’m also minoring in economics and I am a part of the Certificate Program for Leadership…

Beyond Excited for Bolivia

Hi everyone! My name is Gemma Skidmore and I am currently a Sophomore at the University of Pittsburgh. I plan on majoring in Accounting, Business Information Systems and Supply Chain Management while pursuing a certificate in Leadership and Ethics and possibly in Business Analytics as well. While this seems like a lot to take on,…

It’s Only the Beginning

Hi! My name is Camryn Ward but a lot of people call me Cami. I am a Sophomore at the University of Pittsburgh majoring in Accounting and Business Information Systems and minoring in Economics. I was born and raised in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, and I grew up in a tight-knit family. When it was time to…

Puerto Rico: More Than Just a Destination

Hello my fellow travelers!  My name is Jack Conville, a sophomore Finance and Marketing major here at the University of Pittsburgh.  In addition, I intend to complete the Certificate Program for Leadership and Ethics, a well-regarded program offered by the College of Business Administration. I am a very outgoing individual, from Cinnaminson, New Jersey, or…

Before Trinidad

Hi! My name is Jenny Zhen and I’m currently a sophomore at University of Pittsburgh’s College of Business Administration. Outside of the Certificate Program of Leadership and Ethics, I am majoring in Finance and Business Information Systems and pursuing a minor in Computer Science. I am part of Pitt’s Undergraduate Finance Club and Asian Student…

“Sam I Am”: Adventure Awaits in Trinidad

Hello everyone! My name is Sam Delmont and I will be traveling to Matelot, Trinidad this spring break through a Global Service Learning course. I am very excited to be part of the third year of work with the DORCAS Women’s Group in their efforts towards enhancing the community through sustainable ecotourism. Originally, I am…

Counting Down to Matelot: An Introduction.

Hello everyone! My name is Niamh Dawson and in just over a month I will be traveling to Matelot, a small rural town in the sistering islands of Trinidad and Tobago with my Global Service Learning class. This experience was introduced to me through the Certificate of Leadership and Ethics, a three-year program that focuses…