Lasting Impressions

Bosnia has been an incredible experience that will be etched into my memory and mind. I’ve taken a little while to post my last reflection as I would like to include the transition back to Denver in here as well. After having spent almost two weeks filled with structured activities ...

. Read More →

Bosnia pride

Everyone we have met on this trip has shown pride in being from Bosnia and/or being Bosnian. The featured image I chose is a graffiti shot down in alley of a soldier holding a gun. Next to the soldier someone wrote “Love this city. I defend this city.” Graffiti is ...

. Read More →

Ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances

At GSSW, we discuss the theoretical concept of person in environmen when trying to gain a better understanding of what influences people to make the decisions they make and what shapes who they are as an individual. In all the meetings of special individuals we have met, each has shared ...

. Read More →

Who am I to speak?

One of the greatest and most valuable aspects of this trip is having the opportunity to meet and hear from those who have lived the life we came here to learn about. Not only being educated on the facts and political influences but being granted a tiny glimpse into what ...

. Read More →

University of Denver in Bosnia 2016-06-11 10:56:28

Prepping myself for Bosnia, my first international trip, allowed me some time to imagine what some of the possibilities would be for how I would handle a multitude of things: how would I react and respond to the educational learning of all the different historical places we would see, what ...

. Read More →