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IX Illinois Portuguese Language Connection

Event Type
Social/Informal Event
Luso-Brazilian Association of Students, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, European Union Center, Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University, Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Northwestern University, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Chicago The University of Chicago College, Center for Latin American Studies, University of Chicago, Consulate General of Brazil in Chicago, Incobrasa Industries Ltd
Siebel Center for Design and Lincoln Hall Theater
Feb 26, 2022   12:30 pm  
Raquel Goebel
Originating Calendar
European Union Center Events

The IX Illinois Portuguese Language Connection will take place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Saturday, February 26, 2022. This year's theme will be the celebration of 100 years of the Modern Art Week. Details on the event, and registration form, can be found here.

The main motivation for this annual meeting is to bring together Portuguese students from the three largest universities in Illinois to interact in Portuguese, in a dynamic and festive event. The Illinois Portuguese Language Connection is a collaborative initiative between the 3 largest universities in Illinois: Northwestern University, The University of Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


  • 12:30pm - 2:00pm: Welcome and lunch (at Siebel Center for Design)
  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm -  Art project and guided tour to the Ricker Library (Rare Art and Manuscript Library)
  • 4:00pm to 5:30pm - Music Performance by Livia Nestrovski and Henrique Eisenmann (at Lincoln Hall Theater)
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