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01/12/2024

Fulbrighters Honor the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. through Volunteer Service

Dr. King’s legacy inspires Fulbrighters to serve their communities in the U.S. and abroad.

12/15/2023

Fulbright 2023 Year in Review 

In 2023, Fulbrighters achieved distinction in their fields, made contributions to science and culture, and built and enriched local, regional, and global communities.

11/30/2023

Fulbright Arctic Initiative Application Launches, Continuing Engagement with Communities

Fulbright Arctic Initiative Scholars collaborate across disciplines on research and community engagement, focusing on topics such as climate change, energy policy, and the health of Indigenous communities.

11/22/2023

Fulbright Prompts ‘Paradigm Shift’ in Perspective on Global Educational Needs

Professor Robert Swazo, an expert on multi-cultural educational counseling, recently returned to the U.S. after collaborating with international colleagues as the first Fulbright Specialist to Angola.

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10/05/2023

Fulbright Alums Named 2023 MacArthur Fellows 

Linsey Marr, an environmental engineer, and Amber Wutich, a water insecurity researcher, have been named 2023 MacArthur Fellows.

09/29/2023

HBCUs Achieve Strategic Goals Through Fulbright Scholar Awards

HBCU Faculty and Administrators participate in Fulbright to support research, globalize campuses, and internationalize curriculum.

08/16/2023

Fulbright Specialist assesses Egypt’s strategy for science and technology

Terik Tidwell, who specializes in inclusive innovation, met with university and ministry officials, heads of research, and entrepreneurs to evaluate progress on the country’s 2017 National Strategy for Science, Technology and Innovation.

07/18/2023

Two-time Fulbrighter Mildred García named Chancellor of California State University System

Dr. Mildred García, President of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), has been appointed as chancellor of the California State University (CSU). She is a first generation college student and the first Latina appointed to oversee the 23-campus CSU system. She had previously served as president of CSU Fullerton and CSU Dominguez Hills.

06/30/2023

Fulbright Alum appointed as Greece’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

Alexandra Papadopoulou, a distinguished member of the Greek Foreign Service who was a Fulbright Foreign Student from Greece, has been appointed as the country’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs. Since 2020, she has represented her country as the Ambassador of Greece to the United States, the first woman to serve in that role.

06/27/2023

Fulbrighter Presents on Assistive Technology to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden

Fulbright-Nehru Fellow Anchal Sharma presented her research on assistive technology to improve inclusion in science and math education at the National Science Foundation, on the first day of Prime Minister Modi’s visit in Washington.

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2023 Fulbright HSI Virtual Workshop

Learn about ways for your institution, faculty, and students to engage with the Fulbright Program. Please join Fulbright and HSI colleagues at this interactive workshop to learn more about how […]

2023 Fulbright HBCU Virtual Workshop

Learn about ways for your institution, faculty, and students to engage with the Fulbright Program. The partnership between Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Fulbright dates back to the […]

HACU 37th Annual Conference

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Championing Hispanic Higher Education Success:  Diversifying our Workforce and Strengthening America Chicago, Illinois October 28 - 30, 2023 The 2023 Fulbright HSI Leaders recognition […]

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2023 Fulbright HSI Virtual Workshop

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2023 Fulbright HBCU Virtual Workshop

Learn about ways for your institution, faculty, and students to engage with the Fulbright Program. The partnership between Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Fulbright dates back to the […]

HACU 37th Annual Conference

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Championing Hispanic Higher Education Success:  Diversifying our Workforce and Strengthening America Chicago, Illinois October 28 - 30, 2023 The 2023 Fulbright HSI Leaders recognition […]

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