On April 2nd the University hosted the 10th Annual FIU Chinese Speech and Skit Contest, bringing together a diverse group of nearly 200 students, along with their teachers and parents from throughout South Florida. They represented nearly 30 institutions that participated.
A warm congratulations to Portuguese professor Augusta Vono, Japanese professor Dr. Asuka Mashav and French professor Dr. Maria Antonieta Garcia on their promotion to University Instructors.
The volume Literature and Ethics in Contemporary Brazil, co-edited by Portuguese Professor Nicola Gavioli and King's College Professor Vinicius Mariano de Carvalho, was published this month by Routledge.
FIU hosts the six annual EMEP welcoming teachers, professors, translators and researchers of Portuguese.