Cuban Medical School Trains Youths from 90 Nations

0 Havana, May 17. – More than 80,000 youths from 90 countries have studied at the "Vitoria de Giron" Basic and Preclinic Sciences Institute in this capital, an institution that will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2012. According to Dean Humberto Olivera, the historic mission of the Faculty of Medicine is to train professionals massively in Biomedic Basic Sciences, Juventud

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Berklee College of Music to Remember Cuban Juan Blanco

1 Havana, May 11. -A group of students and graduates of the Berklee College of Music in Boston will pay tribute in Havana to the 50th anniversary of of the piece Musica Para Danza by the late Cuban composer Juan Blanco. A few months after visiting Cuba, a delegation from the prestigious Berklee College led by its vice presidents will

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Raul Castro Presides over Bay of Pig Victory Rally

0 Havana, Apr 16. -The Cuban President, Raul Castro, presides over the military parade and people"s rally on the 50th Anniversary of the proclamation of the socialist character of the Revolution and the victory in Bay of Pigs over a U.S.-led invasion. Children, teenagers, veterans of the Bay of Pigs combats, troops of the Armed Forces, and people in general

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Pioneers Safeguard the Teaching of Cuban History

2 Havana, Apr 4. -The Jose Marti Pioneer Organization of Cuban schoolchildren celebrates its 50th anniversary on Monday as it ends its fifth national congress with the goals of improving its work and deepening knowledge of national history. April 4 is also the 49th anniversary of the founding of the Union of Young Communists. The 300 delegates meeting at Pioneer

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Cuba to Celebrate 50 Years of Electroacoustic Music

5 Havana, Mar 1. -Beginning April 27, the newest generation of Cuban electroacoustic music will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first piece composed in the island by Juan Blanco, a national pioneer of this genre. Exponents of this genre such as DJ Ivan Lejardi, who combines techno, deep house and trip hop, and musicians from different trends, such as

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Cuban Children and Youth to Celebrate Anniversaries

1 Havana, Mar 24. -Cuban children and adolescents will celebrate with a broad cultural program the 50th anniversary of the Jose Marti Pioneer Organization (OPJM) and the 49th anniversary of the Young Communist League (UJC). Our children will be having their big party on the first two weekends of April, OPJM Vice President Manuel Valera announced in a press conference.

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Sports lovers will have a space in the Santa Cruz del Sur Culture weekend

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Mar 17. –The Sports Sector in Santa Cruz del Sur is ready to start with the activities marking the Culture weekend and the 50th anniversary of the creation of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER). Catching the ring on a bicycle is one of the activities to be developed Friday at

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Education workers awarded in Santa Cruz del Sur

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Dec 18. –An acknowledging and cultural activity to teachers and workers from the territory was developed in the new district 50th Anniversary, wit the participation of art instructors, commerce units, and the people from this community. During the named “Teacher Night in the Neighbourhood“, the best teachers and workers from the Education Sector were awarded,

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In the same road and with the same idelas

6 Santa Cruz del Sur, Sep 29. –Great impact had the words by Commander in Chief  Fidel Castro Ruz in Santa Cruz del Sur, where all the people listened carefully to the speech by the historical leader in the central act for the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Comittees for the Defense of the Revolution. “ Messages from Fidel

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Committees for the Defense, an important bastion of the Revolution

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Sep 28. –The row-materials collection, cleaning and beautification of neighborhoods, and the active participation in the blood donation were part of the actions developed by the members of the CDR from the Cándido González Popular Council, located in Santa Cruz del Sur, on behalf of the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Committees for

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