LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Lock Haven University’s Institute for International Studies will be hosting a coffee house showcasing Brazilian culture and featuring information about our exchange partner institution, University of Fortaleza (UniFor) on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Avenue 209 Coffee House. The community is invited to this free event.Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Brazilian Night is the first multicultural event at Avenue 209 this semester.
Carolina Benevides Santarosa, an exchange student from UniFor studying at LHU, will be at Ave 209 to share information on Brazilian culture and will offer crafts and activities for everyone to enjoy.
Carolina says, “People should know that Brazil is more than carnival and football (soccer). Brazilians are friendly, caring people and come from a mix of cultures.”
Brazilian Night participants are invited to taste traditional coffee, tea (mate), “Garoto” chocolate and other Brazilian specialties.
Come and learn about the fifth largest country in the world at Brazilian Night at Avenue 209!
For more information on LHU’s international programs: http://www.lhup.edu/international-studies/