Portuguese News & Announcements Archive


Speaker Series Presents, The Gods of the Diaspora

Fall 2017 speaker series flier

On Oct. 25, from 1:30.-2:45 p.m., join the Portuguese Program for, “The Gods of the Diaspora: Brazilian Migrant Faith in Comparative Perspective,” with Dr. Johanna Richlin, Johns Hopkins University. The event will take place in Levering – Sherwood Room.


Upcoming Lecture, The AmazonFACE Experiment

AmazonFACE event flier

On Monday, Oct. 16, from 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., the Portuguese Program presents, “The AmazonFACE Experiment: A Window to the Future of the Amazon Rain Forest,” with Dr. Richard J. Norby, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.


Intersession in Brazil: Deadline is Oct. 1

Summer 2015 Rio study abroad group

Make this winter in Baltimore your summer in Brazil! Study Afro-Brazilian culture and history while having a Portuguese language immersion in Rio de Janeiro and Salvador, Bahia. Open to all majors.


Deadline for Russell-Wood Award Application Approaching

Russell-Wood Flier

Portuguese Language Program students interested in a travel allowance of $2,000 and a certificate should apply for the Anthony J. R. Russell-Wood Undergraduate Award. Applications are due September 29.


Read the Inaugural Portuguese Program Newsletter

newsletter cover

Please enjoy the first edition of Johns Hopkins University’s Portuguese Program newsletter. We hope this will be a successful vehicle for communicating fun and useful information to our students, the JHU community, parents, donors, alumni, and friends.


Pizza Lunch!

Pizza Party Poster

Join us from noon-1:30 p.m. Monday, March 27 for a delicious lunch and learn about all the Portuguese Program has to offer . . . along with Brazilian dessert and board games in Levering Great Hall!


Brazilian Film Festival

Film Festival Poster

Come and enjoy an array of films focused on Brazilian music and the lives of the highly influential individuals that contributed to such rich melodies. Light refreshments will be served.


Portuguese Program Movie Night

Movie Night Poster

The Portuguese Program cordially invites you to join us once a month to watch Brazilian films. Enjoy popcorn and try a guarana (delicious Brazilian soda)!