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Latincouver: um ponto de encontro para todos

Todo mundo pode imaginar o desafio que is sair do seu pai­s e se mudar para o exterior. Buscar trabalho, fazer novos amigos, dominar outro idioma, i s vezes ter que enfrentar um frio (ou um calor) extremo, comidas esquisitas¦ As dificuldades em se adaptar e prosperar em um novo …

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Latin community comes together

We can all imagine the challenges of leaving your home country and moving abroad. To look for a job, to make new friends, to perfect a new language and in many instances deal with extremely different climates. The challenges in the process of moving forward in a new environment, new …

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Paraty has rich cultural heritage as well as natural beauty

Paraty, on the coast between the major Brazilian cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, is a jewel encrusted within the mountain range of Serra da Bocaina. Surrounded by Atlantic Forest and numerous waterfalls, the city faces the calm waters of Ilha Grande Bay. The region is dotted with …

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Jiu-ji­tsu corre nas suas veias

O brasileiro Marcus Soares chegou ao Canada em marco de 1997 com o status nada modesto de ser o unico faixa-preta de jiu-ji­tsu do pai­s. E nao so isso: como disci­pulo de Carlson Gracie, ele trazia para ca o famoso sobrenome que ja era lenda nas artes marciais no mundo …

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Jiu-jitsu is his middle name

Marcus Soares arrived in Canada in March 1997 with the not so modest status of being the only jiu-jitsu black belt in the country. In addition, as Carlson Gracie’s disciple, Soares brought with him the renowned and respected Gracie name which was already a legend in the world of martial …

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Um curso para as Amisricas

A Beedie School of Business da Universidade Simon Fraser (SFU) acaba de lancar um programa de MBA focado nas quatro principais economias das Amisricas – Canada, Brasil, EUA e Misxico. O MBA Executivo das Amisricas pretende preparar executivos para posicoes de lideranca em empresas internacionais e conta com a participacao …

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A program for the Americas

Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business recently announced an MBA program focused on the four major economies in the Americas – Canada, Brazil, USA and Mexico. TheA Executive MBA of the Americas prepares managers and businesspeople for leadership positions in international companies through interactive and hands-on teaching techniques and …

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