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#Fulbright connects American communities with emerging leaders from around the world.

Earlier this month, Fulbright students and alumni spent one week in Williamson, West Virginia carrying out service projects and learning valuable lessons from local residents about sustainability, perseverance, and revitalization.

This Storify chronicles the #FulbrightAmizade service-learning project in...
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See the Full Story - #FulbrightAmizade 2017 Storify

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yesterday at 08:38. Facebook
"Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them."

Pictured: Pulitzer Prizes-winning American author John H. Updike, center, was selected by the [#Fulbright] Board of Foreign Scholarships for a Lincoln Lecturership to Africa, where he gave lectures in Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia. Mr. Updike (center) is shown here with John Richardson...
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"Dreams come true; without that possibility nature would not incite us to have them"
The Fulbright Program
The Fulbright Program
04/26/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
#WorldMalariaDay was yesterday, but the fight to #EndMalaria continues.

#Fublright Scholar alumnus Kelly Chibale leads a team of integrated research scientists that have discovered a drug that may be a cure for malaria.

While studying abroad as a #Fulbright Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania, he realized the need to introduce South African science to world-class drug discovery...
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WorldMalariaDay was yesterday but the fight to EndMalaria continues

The Fulbright Scholar poised to save millions from the devastation of malaria

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The Fulbright Program
04/26/2017 at 12:04. Facebook
#Fulbright ETA Stephanie spent some time up in the jungle canopy with Fulbright-@National Geographic Fellow Kevin.

They're up in the trees, but can you tell us ... Where in the World are Stephanie and Kevin?

Answer: Kevin and Stephanie are in Ecuador! In Ecuador, Kevin is researching the biodiversity of life in the jungle canopies. And Stephanie is teaching English with Comisión Fulbright...
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The Fulbright Program
The Fulbright Program
04/24/2017 at 11:08. Facebook
Ever wonder what it's like to be a #Fulbright student in the United States?

Fulbright U.S. Student alumna Arielle Moss shared this quick peak at a recent Fulbright enrichment seminar in #Philly!

During their time in Philadelphia, Fulbright students volunteered with Cancer Support Community Greater Philadelphia, Art Sphere, Inc., and Sheppard Elementary School. They also visited local...
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Ever wonder what it's like to be a Fulbright student in the United States

Philadelphia Conference in 2 Minutes

The 2017 Philadelphia Fulbright Enrichment Seminar on Civil Society and Community Action invited 130 Fulbright scholars from 60 countries to explore how comm...

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The Fulbright Program
04/23/2017 at 12:58. Facebook
#DYK that more than 2,000 common words and phrases in English can trace their #etymology to the works of #WilliamShakespeare?

Meet the #Fulbright students and scholars who study the Bard!

#Shakespeare #DidYouKnow #ShakespeareSunday
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The Fulbright Program
04/22/2017 at 15:16. Facebook
Happy #EarthDay!

Earth Day activities educate us about the environment and planet in which we live. This year, we invite you to meet the #Fulbright Specialist who is working on #OceanLiteracy all year long!

"The ocean. A seemingly vast salty highway covering more than 70% of the surface of our planet. There is only one global ocean. There are numerous ocean basins, but from a water...
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Happy EarthDay Earth Day activities educate us about the environment and planet

An Ocean of Opportunities: The Rising Tide in Developing Global Ocean Literacy

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04/22/2017 at 09:08. Facebook
"You can’t make alternate plans for the opportunity of a lifetime."
-#Fulbright U.S. Student Finalist Karolina Weclawska

UF / IFAS School of Forest Resources & Conservation - sfrc student Karolina Weclawska is headed to Poland to study the micro-ecosystems found in forest mosses.

"Mosses provide habitats for microscopic organisms, in turn creating miniature ecosystems. As Weclawska described...
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"You can’t make alternate plans for the opportunity of a lifetime"

Fulbright scholar to study unknown biodiversity in Poland

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An original #LabSelfie?

#TBT #ThrowbackThursday FULBRIGHT FOUNDATION GREECE

Pictured: American #Fulbright Researcher Dr. Thomas Hopkins of the University of Washington, working on metering device to measure the currents of the Greek seas at Democritos Laboratory, June 9, 1972.

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Finding a balance between logic and empathy...

#Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Ana Luquerna is learning how to balance reason and compassion when tackling the challenges facing many migrants and refugees.

"I have learned about the balance between logic and empathy that must be reached in order to provide migrants the adequate help they require. Learning about their journey, challenges,...
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Finding a balance between logic and empathy

Learning about refugees in France

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Rev. Spencer Reece went to Honduras on his #Fulbright, where he taught poetry to girls who have experienced abuse and abandonment.

He compiled their poems into an anthology and shared their stories in a documentary film: [ Fulbrightonline.org Link ].

“It didn’t matter that I was this unconventional gay poet who had spent time in a mental hospital [suicidal thoughts], who was estranged from...
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Rev Spencer Reece went to Honduras on his Fulbright where he taught

The priest who healed orphans with poetry

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Congratulations Shehzad Hameed Films!

#Fulbright alumnus Shehzad Hameed's documentary "Kasur's Lost Children" has been nominated in this year's New York Film Festival!

Shehzad Hameed did his Fulbright at New York University, where he studied news and documentary journalism.
Congratulations Shehzad Hameed Films Fulbright alumnus Shehzad Hameeds documenta

"Kasur’s Lost Children" Nominated in New York Film Festival 2017 - News & Documentary

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Fifteen years after the end of WWII, representatives of the United States and Japan celebrated the 10th anniversary of the #Fulbright Program between our two nations.

Just days after the end of WWII, the freshman senator from Arkansas, J. William Fulbright, introduced a bill in the U.S. Congress that called for the use of proceeds from the sales of surplus war property to fund the “promotion...
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It's time for Where In the World Wednesday!

This amazing #sunset was captured by #Fulbright ETA Kayla Stewart.

Can you tell us, where in the world is Kayla?

Kayla is at the Borobudur Temple in Indonesia!

Kayla graduated from the University of Houston and shared this amazing moment from her travels.
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What is the value of a #Fulbright experience?

"There are so many benefits. [The Fulbright experience] can reenergize you in ways that you didn’t know you needed ... It made me rethink the purpose of higher education."

Supporting liberal education in Vietnam, Fulbright Specialist Dr. Mary-Ellen Boyle from Clark University shares her reflections on her experience working with Faculty at Đại...
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What is the value of a Fulbright experience

Mary-Ellen Boyle: Hosted by Hoa Sen University, Vietnam

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Education is a journey to be shared.

"Each day in Senegal I encounter a new surprising tidbit about life in West Africa. From cultural discoveries to making an effort in learning Wolof or the many other indigenous languages, I am constantly challenging myself to open my eyes to another way of living.”

#Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Charity Gates from Emory University is in Senegal...
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Education is a journey to be shared Each day in Senegal I

A Fulbright Scholar's Journey to Lycée Djignabo, Senegal | Emory University | Atlanta GA

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David Clark
#DYK that Senator J. William Fulbright was born on this day in 1905 in Sumner, Missouri?

Thanks to his vision and the continued support of the U.S. Congress and partners around the world for more than 70 years, the #Fulbright Program now has an alumni network more than 370,000 strong!

Fulbright alumni include 37 Heads of State or Government and 57 Nobel Laureates, and have forged countless...
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Peeking into the past, what are they looking at?

#TBT #ThrowbackThursday

Pictured: Sam Fisher (left), Fulbright Scholar to Fulbright Commission Italy, with Sen. J. William Fulbright (center), and J.M. Andrews, member of [Fulbright] Board of Foreign Scholarships, Feb. 2, 1953.

University of Arkansas Libraries Special Collections, J.W. Fulbright Papers, Series 86 Box 3a Folder 2...
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"Literally every single artist I know or have met would have benefited from an opportunity like [Fulbright]. Plus, creative work is best done outside of your comfort zone. The entire experience of living abroad is about being outside your comfort zone."

#Fulbright alumnus Andrew Hevia, co-producer of Oscar-winning film Moonlight, speaks with us about the impact of his Fulbright U.S. Student...
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Literally every single artist I know or have met would have benefited

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#Fulbright connects U.S. colleges and universities with the world.

Since 2013, Kansas State University​ has partnered with the Australian-American Fulbright Commission​ to heighten the visibility of Kansas State in the Australian academic and business landscape.

Professor John Leslie, K-State distinguished professor, Fulbright alum, and one of the key driving forces behind the "Oz to Oz"...
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Fulbright connects US colleges and universities with the world

"Fulbright and Kansas State University"

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