David J. Smith, Fulbright Scholar Estonia 2003-2004, discusses his experiences at the Fulbright Association Conference 2019 in Washington, DC. He stresses the important of building communities amongst Fulbright Alumni.
As a U.S. Fulbrighter, upon returning your focus is understandably on next steps: be that further education or pursuing a career. When I returned to my college after teaching abroad, I knew I had to make some changes. My immediate focus was seeking another graduate degree in a field that was aligned with my experiences
Considering the effects of stress in our day-to-day lives is important to ensure our long-term health, maintain relationships with others, and manage our professional life. Stress and anxiety can come from the pressure of work and expectations of those we work with. We can also set expectations for ourselves that are unrealistic, and this adds
As I write this I’m preparing for a two-week vacation to Korea. The reason for visiting Korea is to pick up our daughter who is currently on study abroad there. She has been at Yonsei University in Seoul since February, and we are looking forward to seeing her and learning about her experiences (WhatsApp is