Posts Tagged
Argentina

  • January 26, 2016 • Online Content • Views: 2206

    Winter in Recoleta

    Winter reflections on a Buenos Aires neighborhood....

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  • March 22, 2015 • Online Content, The Vicarious Globetrotter, The World at Yale • Views: 1438

    Maradona, Messi, and Cami

    By Rudi-Ann Miller “Being at Yale makes me extra Argentinian. When I’m back home I complain more about my country, but here every time I have the chance to tell someone I’m from Argentina and how great my country is, I take it,”...

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  • July 19, 2013 • Summer 2013 Blog, Summer Blogs • Views: 905

    Entering the streets

    BY MAYA AVERBUCH During class one morning, something exploded outside the building. The students all turned to the window, hands tensely gripping the desks. “It’s nothing,” said my teacher. “Just continue.” We stared, waiting for...

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  • March 7, 2013 • Islands, Print, Theme • Views: 969

    Shabbat in Buenos Aires

    BY ARIEL KATZ Within a few minutes of our first meeting, my Buenos Aires host mother was asking me where my parents and grandparents were from. When Paula discovered I was Jewish, she hugged me again. “Shabbat Shalom!” she said. It was...

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  • December 22, 2011 • Pop, Theme • Views: 1216

    A Tale of Two Tangos

    by Isabel Ortiz: As the camera zooms in, a pulsing bass beat is suddenly joined by the faraway lilt of a bandoneon. Two dancers stand face-to-face, performing intricate, isolated movements in bizarre hip-hop choreography. The music sounds...

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  • August 14, 2011 • Blogs, Summer 2011 Blog • Views: 1262

    From Alexandria to Patagonia

    by Eric Gresham: For my last blog post this summer, I’ve posted an article I wrote for my newspaper back home in Alexandria, Virginia summarizing my journey to and through Chile.  If you’ve been keeping up with my posts, you might...

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  • August 10, 2011 • Blogs, Summer 2011 Blog • Views: 1255

    The Jewish Communities of Fez, Buenos Aires, Rome, and Bethesda

    by Micah Hendler: So I’ve been more Jewish than usual in the last few weeks.  When I was in Fez on my birthday, I decided to find the Ibn Danan Synagogue, a 17th-century synagogue in the Jewish Quarter of the city (outside the...

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  • August 9, 2011 • Blogs, Summer 2011 Blog • Views: 1213

    Adventures in Bariloche, Argentina

    by Eric Gresham: Normally by July, Bariloche, Argentina is a month into ski season.  However, this winter has been marred by the potent combination of Chile’s Volcán Petrohue’s eruption, whose ashes have disrupted flights all over...

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  • May 9, 2011 • Frontiers, Theme • Views: 1676

    Measuring Mountains

    by Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins: I have always been fascinated by the superlative. Fastest. Hardest. Longest. Highest. The –est has always captured my imagination and, in some way or another, often guided my actions. On the morning of January...

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  • June 4, 2010 • Features • Views: 1072

    Wishing on a Wall

    Graphic artists meet cultural entrepreneurs on the walls of Buenos Aires, Argentina. by Catherine Osborn...

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