Brazilian Civil Engineering Students Win Second Place in ASCE NCS GEC 1st Annual Student Presentation Competition
CUA students, Giovani Gattei, Simone Marini, Rodrigo Silva, and Felipe Augusto Martins, advised by Dr. Giovanni Bonita, won second place in the competition which was open to all area universities. The theme of their presentation was "Deep excavation support system impacts, sewer overflow system upgrade in Washington DC area."
Two CUA Faculty Receive Prestigious Fulbright Fellowships for Brazil
The Center for Global Education is most pleased to congratulate Dr. Jandro Abot and Dr. Daniel Colón, who were awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholar Program fellowships.
Brazilian Scientific Mobility Program at CUA: A Successful Partnership
This program commenced in January of 2012, when seven students were awarded full scholarships by the Brazilian government to spend one year abroad at CUA. Read full report.
Gale Blazes New Trails for Global Researchers with Digitized Collections of Rare Historical Material including CUA's Oliveira Lima Library.Read the full article here.
Oliveira Lima Library
The Oliveira Lima Library is a collection of books, manuscripts, pamphlets, maps, photographs and works of art that is dedicated to the history and culture of Portugal and Brazil.
Learn more at their website.
CUA Professor Selected for Diaspora Brazil AwardDuilia de Mello, an associate professor in CUA's Physics Department, was named one of the top 100 most influential Brazilians of 2014 and won the Diaspora Brazil Award. View the article in Portuguese or English. In October she was featured in the Brazilian magazine Contigo. Read the article in Portuguese or English about her career in astronomy.
The Center for Global Education Launches Brazil Year Initiative with Gala Concert
The Evening of Brazilian Music was sponsored in conjunction with the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music.
Read more here.
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Lecture on 18th Century BrazilFebruary 24, 2015, 5:00 p.m. May Gallery, Mullen Library
This lecture was led by Dr. Gabriel Paquette of Johns Hopkins University.
Brazilian Diplomats Visit the Oliveira Lima Library
CUA faculty and staff pose with Brazilian diplomats following a tour of Oliveira Lima Library sponsored by the Center for Global Education.
White House Tour
Brazilian students enjoyed a visit to the White House this fall.