An End is Only the Beginning

            An unfathomable reality is approaching its bittersweet end in the next few weeks. Six months ago, after being introduced to the service learning concept and course, I was vastly intrigued by this tremendous opportunity. Studying abroad and a meaningful project all together? That vision I had in high school to begin my world travels…

“I’m Important. You’re Important. We Are Important. Together We Can”

Speechless. Humbled. Motivated. At this point in time, these three words represent the experience I returned from just a few short days ago. San Juan, Puerto Rico and its surrounding communities provided eye-opening sights and sounds of a prideful, close-knit culture. The diversified, yet innovative array food was unique to our accustomed American palates. The…

Final Stages Before Departure

Hello again everyone!  As the semester nears its halfway point, spring time is right around the corner. The countdown to spring break is finally in single digits. Departing to San Juan, Puerto Rico is only a few short days away. Leaving Pitt to go to one of America’s territories comes with a whirlwind of emotions…

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…

Puerto Rico: More Than Just a Destination

Hello my fellow travelers!  My name is Jack Conville, a sophomore Finance and Marketing major here at the University of Pittsburgh.  In addition, I intend to complete the Certificate Program for Leadership and Ethics, a well-regarded program offered by the College of Business Administration. I am a very outgoing individual, from Cinnaminson, New Jersey, or…