World Portuguese Language Day/Dia Mundial da Língua Portuguesa e da Cultura da CPLP

May 5th - Bristol Community College LUSOCENTRO

Dia da Lingua Portuguesa 2022

Please join us tomorrow morning - May 5th, 2022 - to celebrate World Portuguese Language Day as a guest of Bristol Community College LUSOCENTRO.


  • 9:00 – Opening / Welcoming Remarks: Carlos Almeida and President Laura Douglas 
  • 9:05 - Presentation of CPLP by Dr. Rogério Lopes, Consul of Portugal in New Bedford
  • 9:15 - Presentation: students from New Bedford High School
  • 9:30 - Keynote: Dr. Paula Noversa, Director Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, Tagus Press, Faculty Director of Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives at UMass Dartmouth
  • 9:50 - Music segment: songs from the Portuguese Speaking countries in collaboration with the Portuguese Channel in New Bedford
  • 10:25 – Closing Remarks: Carlos Almeida

You must register for this virtual event.  Please see the attached flyer for more information and the registration link.

This program is sponsored in part by Camões Institute, Consulate of Portugal in New Bedford, The Portuguese Channel TV, Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth, and Bristol Area of Arts and Humanities.

Departments Center for Portuguese Studies, Events