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SIPI 2021 Application now open!

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The Summer Intensive Portuguese Institute(SIPI) is a special eight-week course designed for people wishing to study beginning Brazilian Portuguese intensively. Learn more about the 2021 program.

SIPI is one of five WISLI institutes. It is sponsored by the Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program (LACIS) – a Title VI National Resources Center- and the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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