Join us at the information session for the DRCLAS January programs in Chile and Mexico and learn about the various opportunities available for Harvard students in health, government, microfinance, women’s rights, economics, documentary film, entrepreneurship, venture capital and more.
Join us at the Mentoring and Language Acquisition in Brazil (MLAB) program information session and learn about this year-long mentoring program for Harvard College students. The program connects Harvard mentors with high-potential Brazilian high school students to help them improve their English proficiency, while inspiring them to apply for college prep programs in Brazil and to top universities in the U.S. MLAB includes an in-person component in São Paulo, Brazil, in January 2018.
Last Friday’s executive order imposing restrictions on travel to the United States has provoked uncertainty and escalating anxiety among many people in our own University and others. Although the situation remains in flux and doubt, I write to share information about resources available to students and faculty and to underscore that our international students and scholars
The Brazil Studies Program of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University has joined forces with the Center of Brazilian Studies at Columbia University, the Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies at the University of Illinois, and the Lemann Center for Entrepreneurship and Educational Innovation in Brazil at the Stanford University Graduate School of Education to organize the Sixth Annual Lemann Dialogue in the United States, to be held on November 17-18, 2016 at the
Lemann Brazil Research Fund furthers connections between Harvard and Brazil
In a few short weeks, the world will turn its attention to Rio de Janeiro for the Olympic Games. But before any medals are awarded, Harvard celebrated two of its own milestones in Brazil: the 10th anniversary of the Harvard Brazil Office and the first round of Lemann Brazil Research Fund grants.
New gift from Lemann Foundation supports financial aid, creates new research fund
Harvard University on Tuesday announced that the Lemann Foundation will expand financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students from Brazil, support visiting faculty, and launch the Brazil Research Fund for cross-disciplinary scholarship related to the world’s fifth-largest country. The move bolsters a relationship that began more than a decade ago.
“Harvard is an inherently global institution and has been since its founding,” said Harvard President Drew Faust. “This