Finals Today, Dublin Next Month!

My name is Holly Linder and I am so excited to finally be starting my journey to Ireland through the International Internship Program! It’s hard to believe that next month I’ll be living in Dublin starting my professional internship. I just finished my sophomore year here at Pitt as a Marketing major with a minor…

Meet the IIP Student Bloggers for Summer 2019!

Welcome to the International Internship Study Abroad Program! IIP Blog Overview The International Internship Program (IIP) is a unique study abroad opportunity that allows driven students to partake in a full-time, summer-long internship in one of six countries across the globe. Each IIP student participates in a program long blogging initiative to share their experiences with their friends,…

Reflections that Last a Lifetime

It is hard to believe this class is coming to a close! When reflecting on this past semester, one lesson that sticks out to me is that you can never be done learning, especially in the sense of cultural competence and leadership. Cultural competence is having effective and appropriate behavior and communication in intercultural situations….

From Bolivia to Pittsburgh to Sennott

When starting this class, it felt as if our actual trip was so far away. But typing this, I am already back in the library attending classes with my trip already finished! To say that this trip was amazing is an understatement. It was challenging personally, professionally, and academically.  During this trip, I experienced many…

Ready to see the World!

It is hard to believe that spring break is already almost here! In less than a week I will be able to put what I’ve learned in my global service class into an entirely new perspective. Our time we will be spending in country is incredibly important to this class, and I am excited to…

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…

Pitt Today, Bolivia Next Month!

Hello everyone! My name is Holly Linder, and I finally am one of the students taking part in Pitt’s Global Service Learning class to Cochabamba, Bolivia! It’s hard to believe that after hearing about my friend’s amazing experiences I finally get to go myself and be a part of something so meaningful. I first heard…