Check out previous issues of Experience GLA newsletter:
August 31, 2017
⇒ The end of summer at GLA is a bittersweet time. In this edition, we say farewell to our students of 2017, but reflect on the impact you all made with full, happy hearts. Click here to view.
July 25, 2017
⇒ In this month’s edition, we check out a day in the life in Bali, invite you to help us design GLA’s next program and introduce to GLA Group Travel with our own Tim Easley. Click here to view.
June 22, 2017
⇒ Coming to you live from the world! GLA teens are taking advantage of the summer sun by painting classrooms in Tanzania, observing tons of wildlife in Costa Rica’s cloud forest and more. It’s the June Solstice edition of the GLA Newsletter. Click here to view.
May 18, 2017
Our message this month: Love your mother
⇒ Teen volunteer life in the Caribbean. Plus, up to $400 Service Grants awarded on select programs: The grant to launch a thousand adventures this summer around the world in June, July and August. Click here to view.
April 20, 2017
⇒ Happy National Volunteer Month! Not only is volunteering a critical way to help impactful projects get accomplished around the world, it’s actually good for the volunteers, too. A record number of students are now choosing to travel for more than just their bucket lists—they’re doing it to volunteer and connect with new communities. Click here to view.
March 23, 2017
⇒ What would change if we spent as much time glorifying starting lines as we do finish lines? What if we cheered as wildly for people the moment they assumed their position in the starting blocks as we do when they run through the tape at the end of the race? In this issue, join us at the starting line as we find out. Click here to view.
February 23, 2017
⇒ Join us this month and open your heart to a love that transcends borders and reminds us of what humanity is all about. You can check out our celebration of Ghana through the eyes of a GLA alumna, and see what you can experience on our 10 Service Projects with Heart. Click here to view.
January 17, 2017
⇒ In this issue, we embrace the spirit of adventure that lives within us all. We also give a shout-out to GLA alum and resident photo expert Ryan Parrilla, and highlight how you can help change the world in 2017. Click here to view.
December 28, 2016
⇒ In this issue, we celebrate the holidays – the most wonderful time of the year… at least until summer! With 2017 just ahead of us, we’re getting excited for our next season of service-learning programs and invite you to take a peek into this month’s collection of stories. Click here to view.
November 17, 2016
Today’s teens will lead the way
⇒ In this issue, we share a sneak peek of our brand new catalog, check back in with star GLA alum Sarah Stubbs, and highlight the children-centered service on our China: One Nation, Two Worlds™ program. Click here to view.
October 27, 2016
Winning video & photo submissions. And the winner is…
⇒ In this issue, we check in on our recent Instagram takeover, explore our seven new GLA programs for 2017, and announce the winners of our photo & video contests. Click here to view.
September 22, 2016
⇒ In this issue, we attempt to chase away those Back to School “blues” by celebrating your summer’s experiences, and setting our sights on next year’s journeys. Click here to view.
August 24, 2016
Fresh from this Summer’s Experiences
⇒ As we close out the summer, this issue takes a peek at our upcoming spring break programs (including a new offering in Costa Rica). We also invite you to participate in our photo and video contests, with the chance to win prizes. Click here to view.
July 27, 2016
⇒ Our July issue comes at the height of our summer programs. We also invite you to take a look at what’s coming soon for GLA programs, and ask you to share your thoughts. Click here to view.
June 16, 2016
Last-minute flight deals + And the winner is…
⇒ Our June issue is the kick-off to the biggest GLA summer yet! We preview our language immersion programs, and announce our Ambassador of the Year. Click here to view.
May 19, 2016
Enrollment Update + Meet #GLAfamous Alum
⇒ In this issue, we’re sharing news, views and videos that preview what this summer’s experiences have in store for you. Click here to view.
April 21, 2016
Video Contest Winner + The Question Parents Ask Most
⇒ In this issue, we’re also proud to share alumni stories, words of wisdom, program updates, and a shareable feature for Earth Day. Click here to view.
March 25, 2016
USA Today features alum + Program Update
⇒ Sold-out and wait list updates for popular GLA programs; shareable image, plus check out the USA Today video spotlight on GLA alum Sarah Stubbs. Click here to view.