Article

Across the Border: Shared Indigenous Experience in North America

This Native American Heritage Month, we’re highlighting the contributions of outstanding Fulbrighters who live the Fulbright mission through the ways in which they express their identities and their goals. In this Q&A, Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador Brian Klopotek shares his experiences in Mexico, where he learned about Indigenous communities of Mexico, and shared his knowledge of Native Americans.
Continue reading Across the Border: Shared Indigenous Experience in North America
Article

Who I Am and What I Am Able to Achieve: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

This National Hispanic Heritage Month, we're highlighting the contributions of outstanding Fulbrighters who live the Fulbright mission through their identities and goals. In this Q&A, Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador Dr. Fausto Sarmiento, and five-time Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Ana Gil-Garcia, share their host country experiences, the collaborative impact on their research, and discuss inclusion
Continue reading Who I Am and What I Am Able to Achieve: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
Article

Two Fulbright U.S. Scholar Alumni Win 2019 Pulitzer Prizes

Congratulations to Fulbright U.S. Scholar alumni David W. Blight and Jeffrey C. Stewart on receiving the 2019 Pulitzer Prize! The Pulitzer Prize honors excellence in American journalism, literature, and musical composition. Teacher, scholar and public historian David W. Blight received the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for his book, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom, which earned accolades from the
Continue reading Two Fulbright U.S. Scholar Alumni Win 2019 Pulitzer Prizes
Article

Sharing Fulbright As An Alumni Ambassador

Amy Werbel, Associate Professor, History of Art, Fashion Institute of Technology 2011-2012 Fulbright U.S. Scholar to China Say “Fulbright Scholar” and most academics think of a stiff competition in which faculty at colleges and universities with massive endowments are at a significant advantage. As a Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador, my job is to spread the truth about our programs: yes
Continue reading Sharing Fulbright As An Alumni Ambassador