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Our man in Havana

In Dec. 2014, the same day President Obama announced that the United States will normalize relations with the people of Cuba, Magnet AP U.S. History teacher Juan Morillo traveled to Havana, Cuba and attended the 30-year anniversary of the “Festival Jazz Plaza” as a guest of the Ministry of… Our man in Havana
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Paul Olund

March 15, 2015

In Dec. 2014, the same day President Obama announced that the United States will normalize relations with the people of Cuba, Magnet AP U.S. History teacher Juan Morillo traveled to Havana, Cuba and attended the 30-year anniversary of the “Festival Jazz Plaza” as a guest of the Ministry of…

Our man in Havana

High schoolers’ perceptions of Stanford

High schoolers’ perceptions of Stanford

High school is romanticized as the party-filled epitome of a person’s life, but every high schooler has the inescapable thought of college hovering over their heads.  Google searching Stanford results in images of sunny Silicon Valley and articles about prodigious...