Pedro Pan and the Children from Neverland

By Sam Leinberger ~ Before visiting Cuba and Miami, I had heard passing comments about Operation Pedro Pan, never truly understanding the scope of this operation. Operation Pedro Pan was the mass exodus of unaccompanied Cuban children to the United States. In order to understand this operation, we need to look back at the politics of the time … More Pedro Pan and the Children from Neverland

Which one is correct? Interpreting art in two cities

By Josie Emanuelli ~ Throughout our time in Cuba, we spent a significant amount of time looking at art and analyzing the artist’s relationship with their country and what they were trying to express in their art. So naturally, once we arrived in Miami, an art museum was on the list of places we were … More Which one is correct? Interpreting art in two cities

The Entranceway

By Asa Schauffler ~ After our visit to the museum of the Revolution, we went to lunch in Old Havana.  We sat in the front room of a small paladar.  The room was certainly a bit too small for the size of our group.  Throughout the whole lunch I found myself bumping elbows with my … More The Entranceway