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Global Citizen Year Series: Gap Year Abroad Sparks Love of Learning

By Kevin Pham – After going through the motions of finishing high school and applying to college, I felt as if something was missing from my formal education. I questioned…

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Global Citizen Year Series: High School Graduates Take a Global Gap Year

By Abigail Falik, Founder and CEO of Global Citizen Year – Welcome to the first in our series of blog posts about Global Citizen Year (GCY), an organization dedicated to making…

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The Power of Language: Building Relationships and Bridging Gaps

Sharing a language brings people together. Fortunately, so does sharing a cultural vision with like-minded organizations. Global Citizen Year, Youth for Understanding, and Language Matters are three programs closely aligned…

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Rosetta Stone and Global Citizen Year Build Pipeline of Global Leaders

What if all college freshmen arrived on campus after a transformational global bridge year? What if today’s students arrived not burnt out but with a set of burning questions? Global…

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