Jersey City Meets Havana

A multimedia project produced by Saint Peter’s Global Journalism and Social Issues Class in Cuba


Click the headlines to read their stories.  But before you do that, watch this video:

Spring Break in Cuba: 5 Things You Should Do in Havana -produced by Franz Lalaine Yabis, Class of 2018



Money for Music in Cuba’s Economy —  by Gabriella Robles, Class of 2018 and Neidy Gutierrez, class of 2020

Musician performing in Old Havana – photo by Neidy Gutierrez

Sights and Sounds – Havana – Video vignettes produced by Brian Bates – Click here to watch more:



The Life of Women in Cuba by Isaaida Carmona-Belliard, Class of 2020

Shopkeeper -photo by Ernabel Demillo

Cuba’s Crumbling – An Opinion Piece by Jonathan Veintimilla, Class of 2021


Building in Havana – photo by Jonathan Veintimilla

Pour Me Another: The Business of Booze by Tristan Cotto and Norky Torres, Class of 2018

Photo by Tristan Cotto

Havana Nights by Jayson Ildefonso, Class of 2020

Photo by E. Demillo

Cuba’s Tobacco Industry by Mary Mercado, Class of 2019


Cuba’s Tourism Industry by Annalisa Leite, Class of 2019


The Private Sector and Social Inequality – An Analysis by Patrick Farrell, Class of 2019