Portuguese News & Announcements Archive


Portuguese Program Speaker Series

Speaker Series Poster

Our inaugural Speaker Series offers experts presenting their research in order to inspire and challenge JHU’s audience. Refreshments will be served.


Hopkins Intersession Brazil: Afro-Brazilian Culture & History

Interession Brazil Poster

Join the Portuguese Program in Brazil from January 9-26, 2017, for an amazing experience! Study Afro-Brazilian culture and history while having a Portuguese language immersion experience in this rich agricultural, industrial & vibrant maritime district.


Russell-Wood Award Funding Opportunity

Russell Wood Poster

Students interested in joining the Intersession program to Salvador should not miss the Russell-Wood Award funding opportunity. Deadline is October 1.


Portuguese and PLAS Lunch and Learn

Join us Monday, March 28, at noon in the Sherwood Room in Levering Hall for pizza and brigadeiro (Brazilian dessert) to learn all that the Portuguese Program and the Program in Latin American Studies have to offer. Bring a friend! RSVP to cjefferson@jhu.edu.


Hopkins Summer Brazil Study Abroad Program

Deadline to apply is April 1. This summer improve your Portuguese language skills in an intensive program and learn about Brazilian culture in the exhilarating metropolis of Rio de Janeiro! The program is based at IBEU in the beautiful area of Copacabana Beach.


April 4-8: Brazil Film Week

The Portuguese Program and the Program in Latin American Studies present Exhibition: Cinema and Human Rights in the Southern Hemisphere. Please join us for a special viewing of these acclaimed short films, followed by a discussion and Q&A session. Refreshments will be served. April 4, 12-2:30 p.m.: “Que Bom te Ver Viva” in Sherwood Room, […]


Recap of the Brazil Symposium

See photos and videos from the JHU Focus on Brazil Symposium, held November 9-10, 2015.


Intersession Program in Brazil: Portuguese Practical Conversation

Join the Portuguese Program in Brazil from January 2-23, 2016, for an amazing experience! Improve your Portuguese conversational and speaking skills in the exhilarating metropolis of Rio de Janeiro! Click to learn more.


The Anthony J. R. Russell-Wood Undergraduate Award

Students enrolled in the Portuguese Language Program with intermediate language proficiency may apply for a travel/study award of $5,000 plus a round-trip ticket to Brazil. Deadline March 31. Click to learn more.