Posts Tagged ‘Fulbright Award’

Outside her comfort zone

Abdul-Musawwir heads to Bangladesh with a Fulbright award.

Originally posted: May 2, 2013

Professor Ian Davidson ’80 Headed to Tanzania as Fulbright Scholar

Ian B. Davidson, a professor in the School of Music at Texas State University and 1980 graduate of DePauw University, is the recipient of a Fulbright Award and will visit Tumaini University Makumira in Tanzania two times as a visiting scholar.

Originally posted: April 29, 2013

Stuart Hackley ’11 Becomes Second CC Fulbright Winner This Year

Stuart Hackley ’11 is the second Colorado College student to receive a Fulbright award this year. Hackley will spend the 2013-14 academic year in Germany, where he will be a teaching assistant in a German high school. He also hopes to take history courses at a local university.

Originally posted: April 26, 2013

Bouwhuis Becomes Alma’s 24th Fulbright Scholar

Alma College senior Andrea Bouwhuis of Grand Rapids has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach and study in Spain.

Originally posted: April 23, 2013

Prof. Eugene Gloria Wins 2013 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for Poetry

Eugene Gloria, associate professor of English at DePauw University, is the recipient of the 2013 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for poetry for “My Favorite Warlord.”

Originally posted: April 22, 2013

Marino ’13 Receives Fulbright Award

When Katherine Marino ’13 studied abroad in Mendoza, Argentina, she fell in love with the culture, the people – the country. Now, Marino has been named as one of the newest Fulbright U.S. Student Award recipients for a 2013-2014 English Teaching Assistantship, enabling her to return to Argentina later this year to pursue a once in a lifetime teaching opportunity.

Originally posted: April 12, 2013

Tracing roots leads to new opportunities

Lucy Cayard ’13 arrived on the Wheaton campus with an interest in German language and culture, but no plans to major in the subject. But one class led to another, then to a major, a semester spent studying in Regensburg and fluency in speaking the language. Now, she will be putting her learning and experiences to work in Germany, having won a 2013 Fulbright Award, living and teaching there for a year.

Originally posted: April 11, 2013

Sparking change

Fulbright Scholar Lindsay Powell sees education as a key to equality.

Originally posted: April 11, 2013

Three Wheaton students win Fulbright award

Lucy Cayard, Lindsay Cieslik and Lindsay Powell, all members of the Class of 2013, have been been named Fulbright Scholars for 2013.

Originally posted: April 11, 2013

Teaching as a path to equality

Education, said the 19th century school reformer Horace Mann, is “the great equalizer.” Lindsay Cieslik ’13 believes in that equalizing power, and that’s why she wants to teach.

Originally posted: April 10, 2013

Senior Mary Kate Smith Awarded Fulbright Fellowship to Germany

It seems at a young age Mary Kate Smith already was destined to be a teacher. Volunteering as a fourth grader on weekends to help her teacher with a class for pre-kindergarten students, it was clear what path her career would follow. Sixteen years later, Smith’s passion for teaching burns as bright as ever.

Originally posted: April 9, 2013

In Defense of 138

It seemed that no sooner had Grinnell College men’s basketball player Jack Taylor swished his final free throw, giving him an NCAA record-breaking 138 points in a Nov. 20 game against Faith Baptist Bible College, than the critics began their barrage against the undersized guard.

Originally posted: April 8, 2013

Katie Kraska ’13 Will Study Wildlife Conservation in Indonesia as Fulbright Scholar

DePauw University senior Katlin “Katie” V. Kraska is the recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Student scholarship and will use the award to conduct research and study in Indonesia during the 2013-14 academic year. A double major in biology and art history, Kraska will work in Ujung Kulon National Park, which she describes as “the last […]

Originally posted: April 5, 2013

Duff Becomes Alma’s 23rd Fulbright Scholar

Alma College senior Chelsea Duff has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach English to elementary students in South Korea.

Originally posted: April 2, 2013

Bell Wins Fulbright U.S. Student Award

Lewis D’milo Bell, a senior at Hampden-Sydney College, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Award for 2013-2014, with a posting to Greece. He will be an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) at a school, most likely in Athens.

Originally posted: April 1, 2013