Global Honors

February 22, 2017
Aqui! Here! - Stephanie Piper

Aqui! Here! – Stephanie Piper

They say that the best way to learn something new is to make a game out of it, but today I learned that the best way […]
February 21, 2017
Portuguese lessons and Universidade Metodista de Sao Paulo

Portuguese lessons and Universidade Metodista de Sao Paulo–Martha Smith

Language barriers are a lot of fun. I’ve had a great time the past few days trying to communicate through Google translate, hand gestures, facial expressions, […]
February 20, 2017
Exploring São Paulo-Kirsten Liddle 7

Exploring São Paulo-Kirsten Liddle

After an amazing but exhausting celebration yesterday at Carnaval, we were are all VERY grateful for an extra hour of sleep thanks to daylight savings! Feeling […]
February 19, 2017
Carnaval de São Paulo-Anna Stitt 3

Carnaval de São Paulo-Anna Stitt

Who said Carnaval was just for Rio? This city’s version of the holiday involves many “blocos” or groups of people with a common costume theme. Each […]
February 17, 2017
First Impressions - Stephanie Piper 1

First Impressions – Stephanie Piper

Arriving in Brazil was a thrilling experience.  I was excited and nervous. I had no idea what to expect; this is my first time traveling to […]
February 15, 2017
We are headed to Brazil!  By Dr. Amy Kovach

We are headed to Brazil! By Dr. Amy Kovach

Nineteen months ago I was in São Paulo, Brazil; I was probably drinking suco de manga (mango juice) — because I ordered one every single night […]