Month: May 2017

2017 Fulbright Reception at the Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta

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On April 27, 2017, the Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta graciously hosted a reception in honor of Fulbright alumni and current grantees based in the State of Georgia. The Honorable Consul General Louise Blais coordinated this effort, and the Canadian Consulate provided a warm and welcoming atmosphere.  Although structured as a casual networking event, there ….  Read More

Nevertheless, She Persisted: An Autoethnography of a Fulbright Grantee at UGA

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By the means of a feminist autoethnographic method, this material is based on the written reflections of a Ph.D. candidate, beneficiary of a Fulbright research grant. Manifold tensions are toured, in search of the student’s own feminist identity and life purpose, negotiating her relationship with research, embracing mentorship, and the role of Fulbright in her ….  Read More