Grantee Co-Authors Journal of Medicinal Chemistry Article, Ranks Third In Category
Vanessa Sperandio, along with Professor Philippe Diaz and other colleagues at the University of Montana, co-authored a published article which ranked third in the Chemistry, Medicinal category in the 2014 Journal Citation Reports.
March 22, 2016
Q&A With Grantees Leticia Vaz and Dioser Santos
University of Arkansas grantees Leticia Vaz and Dioser Santos were featured on the campus website, highlighting their BSMP experience!
March 8, 2016
BSMP Alumni Hiago Gonçalves Vasconcelos To Present Engineering Project at International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE)
Hiago Gonçalves Vasconcelos who attended the University of Kentucky during his BSMP experience, will return to the United States to attend ISEE in Las Vegas on January 31 to present his project on research project on Area Explosives and Demolition of Rocks.
January 28, 2015
Grantee Francesca Oliveira and Penn State Team Win North American PetroChallenge Championship
Francesca Oliveira and her classmates from Pennsylvania State University took home first place at the North American PetroChallenge Championship, held at the University of Houston, for their research and plans on oil and gas production.
Source and photo: Francesca Oliveira
January 21, 2015
BSMP Alumnae Finalists at Women Vendor's Forum & Exhibition (WVEF) Tech Challenge 2015
Marcela Alves and Brenda Miranda, former grantees who attended Arizona State University, were chosen as finalists in the WVEF Tech Challenge this year. Alves and Miranda presented their application EmpowerIt, designed to promote women-owned businesses. The Challenge was run by the International Trade Centre and this year, the organization teamed up with Google and global tech company CI&T.
December 2, 2015
TIDE Talks Speaker Michael Gandra Represents International Community at University of Alabama
Grantee Michael Gandra was a featured speaker at the University of Alabama's TIDE Talks, where he presented on his cultural experiences in the US and his ideas on the international community.
Source: Michael Gandra
November 25, 2015
Grantee Presents Research Project at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AlChE) Annual Meeting
Mariana Souza of Wayne State University (WSU) attended the annual AlChE convention in Salt Lake City, UT to present her research project on catalysis, which she has been working on with WSU's Chemical Engineering Department.
Source: Mariana Souza
November 16, 2015
Lucas Rossi Wins NYPD Sexual Assault Awareness Poster Contest
New York Institute of Technology grantee Lucas Rossi's winning poster will be featured by the New York Police Department (NYPD) and across New York City's colleges and universities.
November 10, 2015
Celebration of Nations Brings Multicultural Pride to Missouri University of Science and Technology
Grantees participated in the annual parade, bringing Brazil to Missouri's diverse college community.
October 10, 2015
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Interns Develop Safety Inspection System
Grantees Paulo Vito Ferreira Correa, Mauricio Yuji Murakami, and Leopoldo Augusto Silva Rezende helped to develop a cable-driven inspection system for bridges, storage tanks and other large structures during their internship with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Mechanical Engineering department.
September 28, 2015
Rice University Geology Team Go Back in Time at Texas Ranch
Grantee Roberto Pasquale da Cruz Trotta, along with marine geologist Dr. André Droxler, were featured in a video highlighting their studies of the Llano River in Central Texas.
Rice geologists study half-billion year-old "time capsules"
September 9, 2015
UTSA Expands Study Abroad Program, Features BSMP Students
The Texas university is hosting eight Brazilian students this year, and planning to increase their international program initiatives.
August 27, 2015
Adapting to American Culture: Q&A With BSMP Student
University of Alabama campus website The Crimson White features chemical engineering student Isabelle Moreira.
August 24, 2015
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Students Participate in Pollution Prevention Project
BSMP students spent their summer at NJIT working on different parts of a community-based project, from research and development plans to business implementation.
CSUN Student Kelvi Oliveira Uses Work Experience from Brazil to Help LA Clean Energy Company
California State University, Northridge student Kelvi Oliveira worked for the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), conducting research similar to the Brazilian energy companies he helped put to market.
Students at Old Dominion University Spend Summer with Engineering Researcher
Seven BSMP students worked with ODU professors to tackle pipeline erosion and propose solutions with hands-on research.
Mercer University Launches Summer Engineering Program for BSMP Students
The Mercer University Summer Engineering Experience (MeSEE) is a 10-week research program that hosts nearly 100 Brazilian students, along with local undergraduate students.
July 31, 2015
Grantees Digging Deep with the Illinois State University Horticulture Center
Three BSMP grantees are spending their Summer with the Illinois State University Horticulture Center.
July 21, 2015
CUA Intern Luis Felipe Longo Micchi Discovers Supernova with Physics Department
Catholic University of America's intern Luis Felipe Longo Micchi discovered a supernova candidate, along with Physics Dept. Chair Dr. Steve Kraemer.
July 14, 2015