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…

Bolivia: it’s only a month away!

Hello! My name is Haley McArthur, and I am extremely grateful and excited to have this opportunity to study abroad in Bolivia! I’m a current sophomore in the College of Business Administration, majoring in Accounting and Business Information Systems. I’m also minoring in economics and I am a part of the Certificate Program for Leadership…

Beyond Excited for Bolivia

Hi everyone! My name is Gemma Skidmore and I am currently a Sophomore at the University of Pittsburgh. I plan on majoring in Accounting, Business Information Systems and Supply Chain Management while pursuing a certificate in Leadership and Ethics and possibly in Business Analytics as well. While this seems like a lot to take on,…

It’s Only the Beginning

Hi! My name is Camryn Ward but a lot of people call me Cami. I am a Sophomore at the University of Pittsburgh majoring in Accounting and Business Information Systems and minoring in Economics. I was born and raised in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, and I grew up in a tight-knit family. When it was time to…

Spring Break ’19: Bolivia

Hi, my name is Nicholas Grimes. I am a Sophomore in Pitt Business, studying Marketing and Political Science. I hail to Pitt from New Jersey, where I’ve lived for fourteen years. I came to be at Pitt after originally falling in love with the campus and the city upon my first visit. I have enjoyed…

“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…

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…

The Beginning of the End

As the semester is coming to an end I am still in disbelief at how fast everything went by. I am so grateful for the opportunity PittBusiness has given me. Over the semester and during my time in Bolivia there have been several key lessons that I have experienced. For starters, I have learned the…

Bolivia Closing Thoughts, and Lasting Impressions

Post-Departure Experience As our service learning class comes to a conclusion, there are many different takeaways from all aspects of the experience including: the pre-departure, in-country experience, and post-departure. All of these aspects contributed to the key lessons, and skills and knowledge gained.  In addition, the post-departure reflection allows our group to evaluate our pre-departure…