1 Month Until London

Hello everyone! My name is Sam Delmont and I will be traveling to London for six weeks this summer through the global business institute. I am very excited to have the opportunity to expand my knowledge on international accounting through both a class and an internship in the city. Originally, I am from Lititz, Pennsylvania…

Meet the Pitt Business Student Bloggers for Summer 2019!

Welcome to the Panther Study Abroad Program! 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 Summer 2019 Pitt Business Student…

Reflecting on Trinidad

We have been back from Trinidad for a few weeks now and looking back on the experience I feel that I have learned and grown from both the preparation for the trip and the in-country experience. A few key lessons I have learned throughout this course would be that communication is extremely important especially in…

Looking Back on Paradise

It only took one week in paradise for me to grow and learn alongside an amazing group of people and an inspirational community. Through this experience I was able to confront cultural norms I did not expect to experience while in Trinidad and more specifically in Matelot. Prior to the trip I was under the…

“Oh, the Places We’ll Go:” Off to Trinidad

It is almost time to depart for Trinidad and I am a mix of excitement and nerves. As a group we have worked through our deliverables and the possible challenges we may encounter on the ground, but we cannot predict everything that will occur. Some challenges I anticipate involve the Trini culture specifically the relaxed…

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…

“Sam I Am”: Adventure Awaits in Trinidad

Hello everyone! My name is Sam Delmont and I will be traveling to Matelot, Trinidad this spring break through a Global Service Learning course. I am very excited to be part of the third year of work with the DORCAS Women’s Group in their efforts towards enhancing the community through sustainable ecotourism. Originally, I am…