By Gregory Scruggs, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Cambridge, Massachusetts, home to Harvard University, is over 7,700 kilometers from Brazil's most populous city, São Paulo. Since 2006, however, that distance has not mattered much, as Harvard has a permanent presence on the city's main commercial strip, Avenida Paulista.
The Harvard Brazil Office, which falls under the purview of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), will soon celebrate five years of promoting Harvard in Brazil, and promoting Brazil at Harvard.
Those efforts include the over 100 Harvard students that studied or conducted research . . .