Aloe! Is it me you’re looking for?

Recently, I spent a long weekend in Uruguay. It was an amazing, refreshing adventure with a bunch of other Pitt students from my program and only a little bit of sun burn.   Our destination was Punta del Este––a fashionable beach town on the coast. To get there we took the ferry from Buenos Aires…

A New Normal

So I’ve been in Buenos Aires for a little over one month.   Sometimes it feels like I can’t possibly be 5,000 miles away from home. Queen is playing on the speakers all the time––the Hollywood movie was a big hit in Argentina. McDonalds Bic Mac combos still taste exactly the same. The other Pitt…

Arrival Survival

Arriving in Buenos Aires was a bit of a trick. A flight from Pittsburgh to Miami to Buenos Aires. The latter was my first overnight flight and the largest plane I had ever been on. A boeing 777—I almost didn’t believe it was going to fly. I sat in the very last row of the…

70 Days until Buenos Aires!

My name is Harly Stuyvesant. I’m a junior at the University of Pittsburgh, studying supply chain, finance, and getting a certificate in international business. And, on February 28, I’ll be flying to Buenos Aires, Argentina to study abroad with Pitt’s Global Business Institute.   I’m originally from State College, Pennsylvania (and yes, both my parents…

Meet the Pitt Business Student Bloggers for Spring 2019!

Panther Program Blog Overview The University of Pittsburgh’s Panther Programs are offered for all students covering almost every academic major. Each Panther Program scholarship recipient participated in a program long blogging initiative to share their experiences with friends, family, and prospective students. Meet the Spring 2019 Pitt Business Student Bloggers: Spring Bloggers Meet the GBI…