A little over 15 years ago, I embarked upon a semester abroad at the University of Havana. To be honest, it changed my life. I fell in love, learned about Cuban socialism firsthand, penetrated Havana’s hip-hop scene and spent 2 years in and out of the country on medical missions. I got to see sides of Cuba that these weeklong escapes don’t grasp. I learned about the rations system from living with my Cuban boyfriend and understanding how sometimes the rations don’t stretch the whole month. I learned how to buy from the Cuban agros and make everything from yuca frita...Read More
As a leading administrator with a top university in the Gulf, Patrick is bringing American business knowledge with a very global vision. Hailing from Maryland, Patrick spent several years, based in Europe, including earning an MBA in Italy before coming to the Middle East to help upgrade business education.Read More
Videos on Internationality
Jose Luis Cardona (Graphic Designer): Transits through the thoughts of communities, cultural manifestations and productive practices, incorporating graphic design as a participatory element and a tool for community strengthening.