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New Book by Professor Maria João Dodman

Professor Maria João Dodman has published a creative book of short narratives that explore the notion of hybrid identity, of living between worlds and the (re) invention of an tenth Island, a narrative theme commonly found in immigrant communities from the region of the Azores, Portugal.   AndarIlha.  Viagens de um hífen [Wanderer.  Voyages of a Hyphen] […]

The program of Portuguese & Luso-Brasilian Studies is pleased to announce that Christian Araujo has been awarded the inaugural Portuguese Gives You Wings award, sponsored by Azores Airlines.

This award aims at recognizing academic excellence in an Elementary Portuguese language class (POR1000). Christian excelled in Portuguese 1000 earning a final grade of A+.  He will receive a free trip to the beautiful region of the Azores, Portugal, courtesy of Azores Airlines.   Christian is currently completing a degree in Political Science and he […]