It’s Always Sunny in Cochabamba

Intro This spring break, I decided to step out of my comfort zone. I have never been out of United States except for a few countries in the Caribbean. Every second of my trip to Cochabamba, Bolivia was a new and exciting experience for me. It was the first time I have been on an…

The Challenges and Teachings of Global Service Learning

Expected challenges The United States is very low context culture. In fact, the United States is one of the lowest context cultures in the world. This means that the majority of our communication is very direct, informal, and explicit. When trying to think of an example of where this low context has played a role…

Meet the Pitt Business Student Bloggers for Spring Break 2019!

Meet the Spring Break 2019 Pitt Business Student Bloggers: Spring Break Bloggers Meet the GSL Bolivia Student Bloggers: Spring Break 2019 Bloggers: Nicholas¬†Grimes | Cross Kotrozo | Holly Linder | Haley McArthur | Gemma Skidmore | Camryn Ward See all the GSL Bolivia blogs by clicking here. Meet the GSL Puerto Rico Student Bloggers: Spring…

“What are your plans for spring break?” Cochabamba, Bolivia

My name is Cross Kotrozo and I am currently at sophomore in the College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh. I anticipate graduating in the spring of 2021 with the intent of majoring in Finance and Supply Chain Management, minoring in applied statistics, and obtaining a certificate in business analytics. Professionally, I hope…