UFPel Center for Arts Brings Pianist Asami Hagiwara from the USA

The Center for Arts, the Research Group in Music Sciences of UFPel and the Project Intérprete em Foco will perform a piano recital, a master-class and a lecture with Asami Hagiwara from the University of Minnesota Duluth (USA). The piano recital will take place on July 2nd, at 7:30 p.m., at the University Music Conservatory,…

[ENG] New cooperation agreements with Italian universities

The International Relations Office (CRInter) is reporting on the conclusion of two new international cooperation agreements. Agreements have been established with the Università degli Studi del Molise (UNIMOL) and with the Università degli Studi di Torino (UNITO), both Italian, public and excellent institutions both in education and research. The universities also have a strong tradition…

[ENG] CRInter Welcomes International Students

Last March, the International Relations Office (CRInter) received students who will attend academic activities in various programs of the University. The event was held in the auditorium of the Lagoa Mirim’s Development Agency, with the participation of members of CRInter and Buddy Friends. In total, there are 31 new students from several countries, such as…

[ENG] UFPel will host a worldwide symposium on healthy cities for aging

Next November, UFPel’s School of Architecture and Urbanism will host the 2019 IAPS Symposium – Ageing in Place in a World of Inequalities: How to Design Healthy Cities for Allo, which discusses how to make cities healthier and more inclusive for those who grow older. The event, considered as worldwide, has the support of IAPS…

[ENG] VI International Congress on Moral and Political Philosophy

The Philosophy Department of UFPel will host the VI International Congress on Moral and Political Philosophy, from June 5 to 7, in the Auditorium of the Law School. The event will feature two lectures, one opening and the other closing, by Professor Emérito John Searle of the Philosophy Postgraduate Program of the University of California…

UFPEL Now Applies the CELPE-Bras Exam

CELPE-Bras (Certificate of Proficiency in Portuguese for Foreigners) is the only certificate of proficiency in Brazilian Portuguese as a second language officially recognized by the Brazilian Authorities. For the first time, Universidade Federal de Pelotas is going to be an applicator of the CELPE-Bras exam, which is going to take place  in the end of April in the…

[ENG] Bath Spa and Messina are New UFPel Partners

In October 2018, the President of UFPel signed two new cooperation agreements with foreign educational institutions. UFPel new partners are the Bath Spa University, in the UK, and the University of Messina, in Italy. Both agreements seek to promote the academic mobility of students and faculty members between the participating universities, as well as increase…

[ENG] UFPel Hosts International Symposium on Music and Criticism

Last October 22, the second edition of the International Symposium on Music and Criticism took place at UFPel, with the theme “The musical criticism of journalists in Brazil and Argentina.” In addition to paper presentations, Vera Wolkowicz (University of London) will participate via video conference for the opening ceremony. Silvia Glocer (University of Buenos Aires),…

[ENG] A Graduation Ceremony 50 Years Later

Half a century after completing their undergraduate program, the graduates of the Eliseu Maciel Agronomy School of UFPel (FAEM) held their graduation ceremony last Thursday (18), prevented from happening at the time due to a controversy involving some homage paid to former Brazilian president Juscelino Kubitschek de Oliveira, the JK. The event brought together about…