Looking Back on our Exciting Brigade Season

By Michelle Menclewicz, Director of Student Affairs Interested in starting a club? Questions about our programs and how to get involved? Contact her: michelle@globalbrigades.org. Leave it to the student leaders of Global Brigades to redefine the meaning of spring break. This spring season over 800 students from the US, Canada, UK and Ireland went on […]

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Student Profile: Kristin Kalita

KRISTIN KALITA Dedication to Sustainable Education Submitted by Tom Hutch, 01/27/2010 Prior to January 2010, Loyola University Chicago had organized three medical brigades to Honduras. For their next trip, they decided to become even more invested in the long-term effects of their presence in the communities they serve.  When brigader Kristin Kalita heard about the […]

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The Inaugural Fellowship: Redefining Possibilities

The Inaugural Fellowship: Redefining Possibilities Carter Neugarten, 01/13/2010 Global Brigades (GB) has redefined the possibilities available to students.  In an international social movement, students are uniting on university campuses around the world to travel to the homes, schools, and workplaces of Latin Americans to provide sustainable services and lead major development projects. This past fall, […]

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