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 - 2017

Secretary of State for the Portuguese Communities Abroad, José Luís Carneiro, to visit UMass Dartmouth

UMass Dartmouth
Monday, August 28, 2017 at 8:30 AM

Jose Luis Carneiro
Secretary of State José Luis Carneiro

Secretary of State Carneiro is the head of a Portuguese delegation visiting UMass Dartmouth on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 8:30 AM.

The new Consul of Portugal in New Bedford, Shelley Pires Tracy, and the Camões IP Coordinator for Portuguese in the United States, João Caixinha, are also part of Secretary Carneiro’s party.

UMassD Chancellor Robert Johnson is hosting in his office a light breakfast with Portuguese pastries, with College of Arts and Sciences Dean Amy Shapiro, Department of Portuguese Chair Gláucia Silva, Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives Faculty Director Gloria de Sá, and Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture Director Victor K. Mendes.

The Portuguese delegation will also visit the Center, the Department, and the Archives.

Please join us for coffee and a photo op with our distinguished guests. All welcome!

The Portuguese government has supported UMass Dartmouth’s programs in Portuguese, the largest and most comprehensive in the United States, with contributions totalling more than $3,000,000 over the past several decades.

For further details about this visit please contact CPSC Director Victor K. Mendes at vmendes@umassd.edu or +1 508 999 8338. Hope to see you on Monday morning!

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Some photos of the visit of Secretary of State for the Portuguese Communities Abroad,
José Luís Carneiro

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