Women Scientists in Brazil Win Award

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  The 2014 CAPES-Elsevier Awards were presented at the Hotel Copacabana Palace in Rio recently. Elsevier, in partnership with the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES/MEC) recognized ten women scientists for their contributions to the development of science in Brazil. Elsevier holds awards ceremonies in emerging More...

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On June 21, 2014
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Scholarships for Foreigners

The Brazilian federal government program Ciência Sem Fronteiras (Science Without Borders) is offering Special Visiting Researcher (PVE) scholarships in a bid to attract renowned foreign researchers to work in More...

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On May 29, 2014
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Global Brazil

Duke University, a prominent US university, has announced the opening of its newest humanities lab, Global Brazil. “Brazil is growing into an academic powerhouse, and Duke wants to tap into its intellectual energy,” More...

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On May 28, 2014
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Science Without Borders Scholars Recalled

More than 100 students in Brazil’s flagship study-abroad program for undergraduates and postgraduates, Science Without Borders, have been told to return home to Brazil for failing to achieve the entry requirements More...

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On April 16, 2014
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Brazil Leads Latin America in Study Abroad

It should come as no surprise that Brazil is on the minds of many. The country continues to emerge as a major world economy and is set to take center stage as the host of the World Cup this year and the Olympics More...

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On November 28, 2013
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Floripa Schools to Expand

The Inter-American Development Bank states that Brazil will support the “Project to Expand and Improve Early and Basic Education” in the city of Florianópolis. The new program will be financed with the help More...

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On October 3, 2013
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Children’s Health Program in Curitiba

  For some 11-year-olds at fifteen public schools in Curitiba, the school timetable has taken on a different look this month. Aside from the usual Portuguese, math, and geography classes, students have been taking More...

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On August 14, 2013
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Natural Food for Public School Children

  Brazil is conducting a new program in over 15 cities to provide nutritionally enhanced natural food to its public school children. The program is financed jointly by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the More...

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On April 22, 2013
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Albert Einstein Hospital Gives Courses in Curitiba

  Beginning in June, Positivo University hosts two specialized courses developed by the Israeli Institute of Education and Research Albert Einstein Hospital (IIEPAE). The two courses will be Adult Intensive More...

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On March 25, 2013
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Positivo Group Launches International School

The official launch of the Positivo International School occurred on Tuesday, March 26, at 2 pm. The school offers bilingual (Portuguese and English) education for students from kindergarten through 5th grade More...