Since December 17, 2014, the US and Cuba have taken significant steps to restore normal diplomatic relations. By some accounts, travel to Cuba has shot up by as much as 600% as a result. The rest of the world has taken notice as they too have stepped up their efforts to engage with Cuba.
While the future of the US-Cuba is relationship is still unknown, one thing is certain: Cuba is never going to be the same again. A new Cuba is emerging. We have partnered with La Universidad de Cienfuegos and others to provide you with unique opportunities to learn, collaborate, build partnerships and to be a part of Cuban history.
Hosted by the University of Holguín, The 12th International Conference on Foreign Languages, Communication and Culture (WEFLA 2018) fosters international cooperation in the field of foreign language teaching, communication and cultural issues, through the presentation of research findings and the discussion of professional experiences.
Hosted by the University of Cienfuegos and the Cuba Association of Pedagogy, The 10th International Meeting on the “Presence of Paulo Freire” honors the popular educator Paulo Freire, Professor Emeritus of America.
Drexel University and La Universidad de Cienfuegos have collaborated to offer an immersive multidisciplinary focusing on the interconnectivity of health, community and the environment on public health. More info coming soon.
Discover Cuba Through Its Music is a 3-week intensive music immersion program for international students with an interest in studying world music with a focus on Cuban music, Cuban culture, politics, history, and cross-cultural issues.
Talk to us about your interests and we can make recommendations.
Designed for Spanish language students at all levels, beginner to advanced, this course promotes language learning in a meaningful cultural context.
An interdisciplinary approach to the study of Afro-Cuban cultures and religions, with hands-on workshops at local Lucumí and Congo religious societies.
Students with advanced proficiency in Spanish and English will work with Cuban counterparts to learn and perfect techniques of interpretation and translation in a variety of settings.
Students with an interest in developing skills needed for travel writing and travel photography can get first-hand experience in a workshop environment, collaborating with Cuban students and professors to develop insights into the culture that make their work more meaningful.
Depending on the length of the class and the interests of the students, this interdisciplinary class looks at the circumstances and conditions that created contemporary Cuba.
Overview of the development of musical genres in Cuba such as the danzón, son, and rumba, including key figures and groups associated with different musical styles.
Depending on the length of the class and the interests of the students, this course looks at facets of contemporary Cuba.
It just keeps getting bigger and better. We continue to exchange ideas and methods on internationalization, cooperation
and local development.
Cuba Community Health and Environment (CHE) program and Intensive Medical Spanish and Community Health Immersion in Cuba brought to you by Drexel University and La Universidad de Cienfuegos.
Come to Bayamo to Exchange ideas on Local Development, Sustainable Agriculture, Physical Education and more!
Experience this unique journey through the history and contributions of Afro-Cuban Cultures and Religions to Cuba.
This special Afro-Cuban Cultures and Religions trip focuses on Palmira and the Santa Bárbara/ Changó Festival. Explore the rich history of the historically rich areas of Cuba.
TIES 2016 builds on last year as leaders from around the world convene to share best practices and explore partnership, integration and sustainability in International Education.
The Cultural Center of the Arts Benny Moré convenes
a colloquium on Cuba Pop and Rock.
Come participate in 9th International Meeting on the “Presence of Paulo Freire”. It is also an opportunity to witness and participate in the May Day Parade in Havana.
The Afro-Cuban religions and their contributions to the culture of Cuba. This course is a unique journey through the history and practice of Afro-Cuban religions that prepares you to understand and experience Palmira.
La Universidad de Cienfuegos is organizing workshops on sustainable energy and the environment at the X International Congress of Higher Education in Havana, a biennial gathering of all of Cuba’s universities.
1er Taller de alianzas estratégicas para la Internacionalización de la Educación Superior (TIES 2015) was a bilingual event and the first of its kind in Cuba fully dedicated to issues of study abroad and internationalization.
SEE A PART OF HISTORY!
The P2P Trip for Study Abroad was your opportunity to attend TIES 2015 AND experience the capital city
of Havana. Highlights include visits to:
Universidad de La Habana
El Callejon de Humel