FIPSE-CAPES Exchange Alumni

FIPSE-CAPES Exchange Grants

2007, “Multicultural Diversity, Social Inequality, & the Pursuit of Health in Brazil & the United States,”  with Fisk University, Universidade de São Paulo, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul,  (Directors Jane Landers and co-director Celso Castilho), Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education (FIPSE), $42,158

2008, “Race, Development and Social Inequality: Access and Equity in Higher Education in Brazil and the  United States,” with Howard University, Universidade de São Paulo, Universidade da Bahia,  (Directors Jane Landers and Marshall Eakin), FIPSE, $220,000

2009, “New Research in Slavery and Atlantic World History in Brazil and the United States: Advancing International Research in the Humanities” (Directors Jane Landers and Marshall Eakin)  with Partner Institutions, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), and Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, Vanderbilt International Office, $10,748

2010, “Creating a Brazilian Studies Concentration,” Vanderbilt International Office, $10,000

2010, “One Nation Out of Many: Multiculturalism in Brazil & the United States,” with the University of Florida, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education, $253,872 (Directors Jane Landers and Celso Castilho)

2010, Vanderbilt International Office Symposium Grant,“New Research in Slavery and Atlantic World History in Brazil and the United States,” in collaboration with the Universidade de São Paulo, (Directors Jane Landers and Marshall Eakin), Vanderbilt International Office Symposium Grant,$8,000 

2015, “Intercultural Dialogues: The Epistemological Patrimony of Amerindian and Afrodescended Brazilians,” with the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Programa de Desenvolvimento Acadêmico Abdias Nascimento, CAPES (Award won, but program cancelled by the government of Michel Temer)

 

FIPSE-CAPES Exchange Alumni

From 2001-2015, Vanderbilt collaborated with four Brazilian universities for four FIPSE-CAPES student exchange programs. Below is a list of students who participated in the exchange program.

 

Brazilian Students Attending Vanderbilt 2004-2014

 

Students from the Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA)

Daniel dos Santos (2004)

Naiana Araújo (2004)

Hugo Gama (2004)

Gilmara dos Santos (2005)

Rebeca Freire (2006)

Maiara Oliveira (2006)

Edilza Sotero (2006)

Arivaldo de Souza (2006)

Amanda Caitité (2007)

Murilo Arruda (2007)

Paula Galrão (2008)

Jérsica Assis Lozado (2011)

Jéssica Torres Costa e Silva (2011)

Vinicius Silva Santana (2011)

Bárbara Lorena de Souza Prado (2011)

Emerson Lua de Souza (2012)

 

Students from the Universidade de São Paulo (USP)

Gustavo Furuta (2004)

Vinícius Vieira (2004)

Jefferson Freitas (2005)

Tulio Custódio (2006)

Allones da Silva (2006)

Tatiana da Silva (2009)

Marcus Castro (2011)

Maira da Silva (2011)

Carlos Eduardo Juvencio (2011)

 

Students from the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Roberta Grudzinski (2008)

Werner Hertzog (2008)

Rodrigo Dornelles (2008)

Rita Lewkowicz (2008)

Larissa Cykman de Paula (2012)

Victoria Pereira (2013)

Renata da Silva Bruscato (2013)

Eduardo Hernandes Dutra (2013)

 

Students from the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)

Pedro Torreão Sá de Almeida (2012)

Sandro Freitas (2012)

 

Vanderbilt Students Attending Brazilian Universities, 2004-2014

 

Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA)

Jason Bainbridge, M.A., LAS (2004)

Candace Robinson, M.A., LAS (2004)

Sarah Birdwell, M.A., LAS (2005)

Holly Eberly, M.A., LAS (2005)

Heather Bishop, PhD., Spanish & Portuguese (2006)

Mariela Cedeño, M.A., LAS (2006)

Eddie Fernández-Calienes, M.A., LAS (2006)

Emily Prouty, Ph.D., Human and Organizational Development (2006)

Nicolette Wilhide, Ph.D., History (2008)

Morgan Maxwell, M.A., LAS (2009)

Ellington Griffith, B.A., International Affairs (2010)

Joanna Elrick, Ph.D., History (2010)

Avi Richman, M.Ed., Education (2012)

Courtney Campbell, Ph.D., History (2012)

 

Universidade de São Paulo (USP)

Tomi Castle, Ph.D., Anthropology (2004)

Monty Bryan Pitts, M.A., LAS (2006)

Heather Bishop, PhD., Spanish & Portuguese (2006)

Mariela Cedeño, M.A., LAS (2006)

Eddie Fernández-Calienes, M.A., LAS (2006)

Emily Prouty, Ph.D., Human and Organizational Development (2006)

Becky Reuse, M.A., LAS (2010)

Max Pendergraph, M.A., LAS (2011)

Matthew Layton, Ph.D., Political Science (2011)

Brittany Jenkins, B.A., LAS (2011)

 

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Laura Morgan, M.A., LAS (2008)

Daniel O’Maley, Ph.D., Anthropology (2012)

Isaiah Marcano, B.A., Brazilian Studies (2013)

Eileen Zhu, B.A., Biology (2014)

Tyler Wells, B.A., LAS (2014)

Dan O’Maley, Ph.D., Anthropology (2014)

 

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)

Max Pendergraph, Ph.D., History (2012)

Ashley Larsen, M.A., LAS (2013)

Yvonne White, M.A., LAS (2013)