Announcing 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Awardee: Jonathan Hollander

Announcing 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Awardee: Jonathan Hollander

The Fulbright Association is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Award is Jonathan Hollander. The Selma Jeanne Cohen Fund for International Scholarship on Dance recognizes the achievements of scholars and artists within the field of dance. As a leading choreographer, a social activist, and an innovative professional providing opportunities to the underprivileged, Mr. Hollander’s work in using dance as a vehicle of intercultural exchange, human connection, and international

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September 27, 2018 1

Fulbright Career Corner: Always Seek to Better Yourself

Fulbright Career Corner: Always Seek to Better Yourself

Looking to start a career or change directions in your work is a process, one that can take several weeks or months. But, you won’t (and shouldn’t!) be devoting every moment to looking for work. In the meantime, life goes on. You might have another job, a family, and other obligations to focus on. It is important that during the course of looking for work you take care of yourself physically, emotionally, and professionally. By

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September 24, 2018 0

2018 Nominations for Annual Chapter Awards Now Open

2018 Nominations for Annual Chapter Awards Now Open

The Fulbright Association established a tradition of presenting awards to chapters with outstanding programs, initiatives, and advocacy eff­orts at the 2016 Annual Conference. The Chapter Awards are intended to honor the hard work, creativity, and time that our volunteer alumni chapter leaders dedicate to achieving the mission of the Fulbright Association. Through the continued generosity of Dr. Mary Ellen Schmider, chapters are awarded these honors at the Annual Conference. Chapter volunteers are the heart of

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August 30, 2018 0

Institutional Letter Campaign to Mike Pompeo

Institutional Letter Campaign to Mike Pompeo

The Fulbright Association has always been dedicated to advocating for the Program on Capitol Hill. As part of our mission, we play an important advocacy role in supporting, growing, and saving the Program. We have national reach through our chapters and members who live in every congressional district. We represent a unified voice of Fulbrighters and supporters of international exchange. Congress listens when we speak with that voice. Yet we have not spent enough time or resources advocating

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August 24, 2018 2

In Memory of Kofi Annan (1938-2018)

In Memory of Kofi Annan (1938-2018)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Fulbright community mourns the death of Kofi Annan, the 2001 recipient of the J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding. The Fulbright community, represented by the Fulbright Association, mourns the death and celebrates the life of Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Fulbright Prize Laureate. Awarded every two years, the Prize honors world figures and institutions that have advanced the mission of Senator J. William Fulbright and the

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August 18, 2018 0