MSSU Brazil Semester

Brazil Meal Events

Brazilian Independence Day

Soccer ball with Brazil flagTuesday, Sept. 7, 2010
4:30-7:00 p.m.: Brazilian dinner, sponsored by Sodexho (Admission: $6)
7:00-8:00 p.m. Soccer game: students vs. faculty
8:00-9:00 p.m. Contests with prizes awarded

Brazil declared its independence from Portugal on Sept. 7, 1822. The day will be celebrated in the ways Brazilians know best: food, music, soccer, and dance. There will be a Brazilian meal served in Mayes Dining Hall followed by a soccer game between the students and faculty. There will be contests and prizes throughout the night. Come join the celebration!

Main Entree Station
  • Brazilian chicken with coconut milk
  • Feijoada (Brazilian black bean meat stew)
  • Brazilian rice
  • Chayote salad with lemony hot sauce
  • Broccoli
Deli Station
  • Banana frita with ice cream
Exhibition Station
  • Brazilian iced chocolate drink
  • Canja (chicken soup)