Landed in London!

Hi everyone!! I landed in London a couple days ago and it was an easy and smooth trip. I am living on Longridge Road in Kensington (cover image). I really love this area because we’re not only close to the CAPA Center (where we have class) but it’s also close to a park where I…

Australia, Here I Come!

Hi everyone, I’m Alyssa! I am currently counting down the days until I depart for Sydney, Australia for the upcoming Spring Semester.  To start off, I’d love to tell you a little bit about myself. I love being a student at University of Pittsburgh, and I am extremely sad to be leaving campus, but I…

Italy is Calling

Ciao!  My name is Abby Markey and I am a junior at the University of Pittsburgh, and I will be studying abroad in Florence, Italy.  I am from Colonia, New Jersey, which is in the central area of the state (yes, it’s a thing.) It is about a 40 minute drive to the beach and…

Introducing Me: London

Hello and welcome to my blog! My name is Annaliese Osimani and I am a junior at the University of Pittsburgh and I will be participating in the Global Institute in London. I am originally from Chicago, but grew up in a small town in Virginia and now my parents live in Savannah, so I…

Introducing Me: Emily

Hello! My name is Emily Anderson, and I am so excited to have the privilege to study abroad through the Global Business Institute London in the coming weeks! I am currently a junior at Pitt and I am working towards a degree in marketing along with a certificate in leadership in ethics. Deciding to study…

This is Me!

Hi!  My name is Sara Salley and I am a sophomore Marketing major.  I am also intending to pursue certificates in International Business and Related Concentration in European Studies.  I have just recently decided that I wanted to be a Marketing major, after years of having no idea what I wanted to do with my…

Pitt Business International Day Photo Contest

Have you participated in a GBI, IIP or Plus3 Program in the last two years? If the answer is yes, you qualify to enter the Pitt Business International Day Photo Contest! how it works Select your category.  From the Classroom: What did you learn abroad? Share moments from the classroom in this category. To the City: Have…

The Dublin Diary: The Luckiest Summer

11 weeks later I am back home in New York and getting ready for my next semester at Pitt.  The experiences I had while abroad were unbelievable and once in a lifetime.  I didn’t realize just how much spending a few months in a different country would impact me, but now that I am home…

Last Week.

Last week was a busy one! I went to boatyard music festival and then traveled to the west of Ireland to Galway. Getting to see the smaller countryside on a side tour, it is time for me to give my overall views of how the Irish people function, as I am now a definitive expert…