The Dominican Government holds on to its plan to open airports on July 1st. This corresponds to the 4th phase of the government’s reopening plan (“Fase 4” ). Infection rates[…]

#I am a Nurse

Today is International Nurses Day. It is celebrated on 12 May, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth (1820-1910). This year, more than ever, public health workers around the world deserve[…]

Happy to see you!

You may not be able to be with us right now in the Dominican Republic. But you are still close! Thanks to our former, current and future students for thinking[…]

tostones is a typical Dominican dish

“Tostones” (also called plátanos fritos or frito verde) are twice-fried plantain slices. They are a side dish that accompanies the main course of almost any meal, or is even eaten[…]

Dominicanismo: rebú

“Dominicanismo” is a word, phrase, or expression of the Spanish spoken in the Dominican Republic, reflecting the culture and traditions of the country. Usually those expressions cannot be found in[…]

Carnival in the DR

February is the month of carnival in the Dominican Republic, filling the streets with the vibrant colors of ornately worked costumes, masks, and lots of Merengue and Bachata music. Parades[…]