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Seeing the world with Juneau's hometown university

...Italy, and a summer program with UAS professors and students in Cuba. Studying abroad, she said, gave her confidence that allowed...different, so out there. I know Spanish, so got by in Italy and Cuba, but didn't know Cambodian, Thai or Sri Lankan. Getting...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-30/seeing-world-juneaus-hometown-unive
Neighbors
Today in Sports History

...Iowa.April 51915 - Jess Willard beats Jack Johnson in the 26th round to win the world heavyweight boxing title in Havana, Cuba.1927 - Johnny Weissmuller breaks his own 200-meter freestyle record by seven seconds in 2:08. He also lowers his own record...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-28
Sports
Cuba upsets Japan 6-3 at World Baseball Classic

...a three-run homer in the eighth inning, helping Cuba defeat two-time defending champion Japan 6-3 Wednesday...run off reliever Takeru Imamura at Fukuoka Dome gave Cuba a 6-0 lead. Cuba set up a second-round showdown with Group B runner-up...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-03-08/cuba-upsets-japan-6-3-world-baseball-c
Sports
Evening at Egan brings home the flavor of Cuba

...lecture, students will share their experience in Cuba last year with the public beginning at 7 p.m...their Spring 2012 UAS semester in the country of Cuba. The students travelled to Cuba with four faculty members to hone their Spanish...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-10-26/evening-egan-brings-home-flavor-cuba
Outdoors
UAS in Cuba to be the focus of Evening at Egan

...spring, a dozen UAS students travelled to Cuba with four faculty members to hone their...week's Evening at Egan lecture, "UAS in Cuba: A Semester-long search for Che, Hemingway...to fully explain all my impressions of Cuba.' He's right, but are hoping to offer...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-10-25/uas-cuba-be-focus-evening-egan
Art
Outside editorial: Cuba may be backing its words with actions

...Telegraph:It has taken half a century but Cuba has finally bowed to the inevitable and...Castro, who succeeded his brother Fidel as Cuba's president four years ago.His cautious...the speed of change is woefully slow. Cuba remains an impoverished country - the average...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-10-21/outside-editorial-cuba-may-be-backing
Opinion
AP Impact: USAID contractor work in Cuba detailed

...networking equipment were secreted into Cuba. The most sensitive item, according to...uncensored satellite Internet service for Cuba's small Jewish community.The operation...undermine the integrity and independence" of Cuba. U.S. officials say he did nothing...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2012-02-13/ap-impact-usaid-contractor-work-cuba-
Not For Web
Lift the US trade embargo on Cuba

...provisions of the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba. Without a presidential extension, these...the Soviet government.The roots of the Cuba embargo go back to the Eisenhower administration...States imposed a partial economic embargo on Cuba.In 1962, then-President Kennedy instituted...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-09-14/lift-us-trade-embargo-cuba
Opinion
UAS students experience Cuba

...in the final weeks of a 10-week course in Cuba. Four faculty members joined the students in Cuba for 21 days, overlapping each other by a week...travelled with Spanish faculty Claudia Wakefield to Cuba. The first three weeks of the course focused...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-04-01/uas-students-experience-cuba
Neighbors
Cuba's capitalist road

...adopt market reforms intended to help save Cuba's ailing economy.And he has delivered...dramatic concessions to economic reform, Cuba's leaders have been much less aggressive...after the 1959 revolution. Since then, Cuba's version of property rights has amounted...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-11-14/cubas-capitalist-road
Opinion

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