The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture / Tagus Press is a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world. Working in close partnership with the Department of Portuguese and the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, it is the oldest of these units devoted to Portuguese at UMass Dartmouth.

Events - 2015

Annual Holiday Celebration

Monday, December 14, 5:30pm-8:30pm

The New Bedford Whaling Museum, Jacobs Family Gallery (18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford)

Annual Holliday Celebration Invitation (PDF format)

Annual Holiday Celebration

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in partnership with The Consulate of Portugal in New Bedford and SATA/Azores Express, cordially invite you to join us for light refreshments and cocktails at our Annual Holiday Celebration.

Date: Monday, December 14, 2015
Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Place: The New Bedford Whaling Museum, Jacobs Family Gallery
18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

RSVP: Please let us know if you will be attending our event by calling Lisa no later than Friday, Dec 4, 2015 at 508-999-8255 or via email at

We are honored to present the President of S.L Benfica, Luis Filipe Vieira, and his cabinet as the evening's special guest speaker.