Escape Your Comfort Zone, You’ll Be Glad You Did!

One of the hardest things to do in life is coming out of your comfort zone. We love being in a familiar area with familiar people and familiar things. This semester, I challenged myself to do something that meant stepping out of my comfort zone and applied to be a participant in a service-learning experience….

With a Great Idea and Passionate People, Anything is Possible

Spring Break in Puerto Rico will be a spring break I will never forget. This trip benchmarked a ten-year process that will grow into a sustainable gain for the community of Cataño and all surrounding it. What I got on the island was an incredible experience teaching and reminding me what it means to be…

Adapting To Different Challenges

Going to a different country can be challenging in many ways. With just one plane ride, you become the outsider when you commonly don’t play that role. This feeling of being an outsider can be unnerving when you do not understand the customs or social norms that take place in the foriegn country you are…

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…

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…