A US - American’s Experience Living in Cuba

Student Voices November 3, 2017

By Taylor Stack, Business Major at Temple University  For the past several years, I’ve been really fascinated by Cuba—partly because of my general interest in Latin American history and culture, but also because it seems as though everyone I speak with… More

A Letter from Havana

Dr. Jaume Gelabert September 20, 2017

Our students will have plenty of unique stories to tell at the end of their semester in Cuba. Not long after their arrival, Hurricane Irma hit the island after carving a path of destruction through the rest of the Carribean. After much discussion with… More

President Obama Makes History in Cuba

Dr. Elena Moreno Angulo March 23, 2016

President Barack Obama recently concluded a diplomatic visit to Cuba. It was the first visit of a US President in 88 years, the first since the Cuban Revolution. He arrived in Havana on March 20th under a surprisingly cloudy and rainy sky, accompanied… More

Visiting Callejón de Hamel

Dr. Elena Moreno Angulo February 18, 2016

Recently, our students visited the Callejón de Hamel, Havana's high temple of Afro-Cuban culture in Centro Habana's Cayo Hueso neighborhood. Located near University of Havana's main campus, this art project was started in 1990 by local artist Salvador… More

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