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Fulbright S-I-R Host Impact Panel - How can an S-I-R Exchange Contribute to your Institution's Internationalization Efforts and Benefit your Campus Community?

Watch our Impact Panel discussing the Scholar-in-Residence Program. We are joined by a panel of past S-I-R institutional hosts who discuss the benefits of hosting a visiting scholar. Panelists discuss how an S-I-R exchange can contribute to your institution's internationalization efforts, the impact on the campus community, share best practices for completing an application and preparing to serve
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Internationalize Your Campus: Foreign Scholar Impact at U.S. Community Colleges

By Stacye Fraser Thompson, Coordinator of International Student Services, Jefferson State Community College As an international education professional for 23 years, one of the most rewarding interactions I have had is with the Fulbright Program’s Outreach Lecturing Fund (OLF) and the Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (S-I-R) Program. The OLF brings Fulbright Foreign Scholars already on assignment in
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For Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Research Meant Ride-alongs with Police in Florida

Ross Deuchar, Assistant Dean of Criminal Justice at the University of the West of Scotland, United Kingdom 2016-2017 Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence to Florida Atlantic University After my semester as the very first Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) for the 2017 spring term, I returned to Scotland with many of the usual takeaways: new teaching approaches, personal
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Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Continues to Impact Miami Dade College

Danixia Cuevas, Professor of Law, Miami Dade College 2013-2014 Fulbright U.S. Scholar to India The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (S-I-R) Program helps institutions advance their international presence by offering them grants to host non-U.S. scholars for teaching. We reached out to Fulbright U.S. Scholar Alumni Ambassador Danixia Cuevas to hear about the impact of hosting a S-I-R. How did you and
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My Fulbright Adventures in the USA

Olga Shabalina, Associate Professor of Marketing at South Ural State University 2012-2013 Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Mount St. Mary’s University from Russia My Fulbright story started in 2009 when, together with Professor Sandra Sjoberg from Mount St. Mary’s University, we launched a virtual joint class “International Marketing”. The class was a great success, helping to develop a long
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