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Patricia Trowbridge

Patricia Trowbridge

Adjunct Instructor

Patricia Zeli Trowbridge earned her M.A. in Applied Linguistics: Portuguese and Culture Studies from the Department of Humanities at UaB of Lisbon. She also holds a B.A. in Portuguese and French from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), and a Professional Certificate in Translation from NYU. In her research she focuses on Intercultural Communication and the use of Technology in Foreign Language Classes. She has been a translator since 2009, and translates from English, French and Spanish into Portuguese. Her specializations are in Business, Finance, and NGO. 

Currently Teaching

Portuguese I

In this introductory course, learn the basic language patterns and common daily vocabulary of Brazilian Portuguese.

Conversational Portuguese

If you are at an intermediate level or higher in Portuguese, advance your speaking and reading skills and deepen your knowledge of Brazilian culture.