Category: Advocacy

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