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…

T-Minus 31 Days to Puerto Rico

Hello all! What is to follow is an introduction of myself, as well as a little bit about the Service Learning Project that will be taking me down to Puerto Rico this spring break. Let’s start with that introduction. My name is Brian. Brian Walsh to be specific. Brian Matthew Walsh to be even more…

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…

A Want to Travel. A Desire to Help.

Hi Everyone! My name is Francheska Pokora, and I simply cannot wait to embark on my trip to Puerto this coming March. I apologize in advance for the excessive exclamation points and excitement this blog post may entail as that is truly a genuine representation of how I am feeling now as I write this.  I…

Traveling to Trinidad

Hi everyone! My name is Myles Cooper and I am a sophomore in the College of Business Administration. I’m from West Chester, Pennsylvania which is about four and a half hours east of Pittsburgh. I’m a huge sports fan and Philadelphia sports are my favorite. The sport I like to watch the most is basketball,…

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,…

The Road to Trinidad

Hello everybody, my name is Sam McCarren. I am a 19 year old Finance Major here at the College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh. I was born and raised 45 minutes north of Center City Philadelphia, in a suburban town called Abington. I have always been fascinated by the idea of deep…

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…