Smith Goes Global Blog

Bittersweet Goodbyes 0

Bittersweet Goodbyes

Upon return I received the infamous question, “Are you happy to be home?” For me the answer to this is “it’s bittersweet to be home”. Of course I miss the gorgeous views of Table Mountain...

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Oh the Places You’ll Grow

January 21, 2017 It has been a few days since I’ve last seen Table Mountain, Rands, or a  South African Sunset, and saying I miss  it all dearly is an understatement. As has been...

Look Into My Eyes 0

Look Into My Eyes

January 9, 2017 Our trip his gotten off to an amazing start! We’ve met with administrators from the University of Cape Town, have settled into the guest houses where we get to stay, and...

The Mother City 0

The Mother City

     Hello, my name is Olivia Garcia, and I’ve embarked upon a two-week journey in which I will be given the opportunity  explore social innovation and entrepreneurship , in Cape Town, South Africa....

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QUEST To Japan – The Wrap Up

After another 18 hours of traveling, I am finally back in the States. As I suffer from jetlag (the 14 hour time difference is no joke), I’ve spent some time to collect my thoughts...