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2018 Enrichment trip to Alabama

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On the 27th and 28th of October, the Fulbright Association GA Chapter had its Fall Enrichment Trip in Montgomery, Alabama to give grantees and alumni a chance to learn more about the civil rights movement in the state of Alabama. Current Fulbright grantees and Alumni in the state of Georgia were invited to participate. On ….  Read More

Georgia Fulbright Association Alumni greeted the Malawi Service Corps initiative

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The latest Fulbright Association Alumni Reception which took place on Tuesday, June 27th at Gordon Biersch in Buckhead, Atlanta from 6 to 8 pm, featured prominent speakers who are committed to the Fulbright mission, from the Chairman of Fulton County, John Eaves (a two-time Fulbrighter in Germany and Finland), to Carlos Pagoaga from Coca-Cola Headquarters ….  Read More

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

Mayor Kasim Reed featured at Fulbright welcome picnic and 70th Anniversary tree planting

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On Friday evening, the Fulbright Association Georgia Chapter gathered at Piedmont Park in Atlanta to welcome approximately 100 new Fulbright and Humphrey grantees from over 20 different countries including, but not limited to: Burundi, China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Germany, Indonesia, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sierra Leonne, Russia, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine and ….  Read More