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The Nicaragua I Know

Dear Global Glimpse Community, I have struggled to find words to express everything I have felt since protests flared up following the announcement of new social security laws in Nicaragua on April 18th. It’s a mixture of fear, anger, sadness, and outrage.     Global Glimpse would not exist without Nicaragua. The lessons I learned ... READ MORE


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Boeing and United jet CPS students across the globe

CHICAGO, Ill., (Feb. 9, 2017) – Yesterday, The Boeing Company and United Airlines hosted “Chicago Goes Global” to formally announce an unprecedented, cross-sector partnership to support Chicago Public School (CPS) students enrolled in the Global Glimpse program! Boeing and United’s joint partnership commitment includes support for after school,... READ MORE

The Power of Community: A Transformative CAP Project

This blog was written by Henrietta, a Program Coordinator for Global Glimpse. She’s one of the four in-country staff members in Esteli, Nicaragua, and she works to develop the program itinerary, manage site details, and guide students through their trip in-country. This entry captures the thoughtfulness and hard work that her first... READ MORE

Big Love from a Glimpser Parent

We received this email from Olga Perez, whose son traveled to Constanza in June 2015. We’re so thankful that we get to work with such incredible students, parents, teachers, and communities! Our programs wouldn’t be possible without our amazing group of supporters. Included with the text are photos from the Constanza... READ MORE

JetBlue’s Brave New Traveler of the Month: Chanei Anderson

JetBlue and Global Glimpse are teaming up this summer to recognize outstanding Global Glimpse alumni as Brave New Travelers of the Month! The BNT is a GG alum from New York City who has been inspired to go above and beyond to contribute to their school or neighborhood community after traveling with Global Glimpse. This month JetBlue recognizes... READ MORE