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Cuba - A Door Newly Opened: Explore the Past, Envision the Future

With this global experience, we will exam the history of Cuba to understand its current economic and political situation.  We will research its medical system, tobacco farming, and hospitality/tourism industries.  We will learn about aspects of Cuban culture through food, religion, music and sports.  We will also explore the historical relationship between Cuba and the United States, economically, politically and culturally.  


Map of Cuba

Country Information

Industry Forecasts and Country Reports


Cuban media is controlled by the state. The national newspapers of Cuba are not directly published by the government, but instead, they are published by various Cuban political organizations, notably the Communist Party of Cubawhich is the only legal political party in Cuba