Mariluz Pérez González, an eleventh-grade student at the Calixto García Urban Pre-university Institute

Pre-university students have also been brave in these times of the COVID-19 pandemic. I have talked with more than one and the longing for friends, along with the long hours at home, right at this age when all life is a discovery, have marked them, and not always for the better.

Itinerant teacher Elena Pérez Estrada

Elena Pérez Estrada is a winner. It is discovered as soon as you see her and bumps into her direct gaze; that of a determined woman, as she always has been. She has weathered her storms in this life. Perhaps the greatest of all of them came the day when she could not speak.

Students must attend to the TV classes

These days, mainly through social media, many parents have shown their concern about the return to classrooms in the urban area of the city of Las Tunas and all of us, including myself, are anxious to know the exact date.

The Lenin campus of the University serves as an isolation center for the second time.

Taking into account the local epidemiological panorama, several educational institutions in the province of Las Tunas serve as isolation centers, which allows a better response to the increase in positive cases for SARS-CoV-2 and the incidence of the disease.