Following service as a Navy pilot during World War II, Ernie Rose attended UCLA and became a member of the first class of film students in that newly established program. Three years later he earned the first MA Degree ever awarded by the University of California for a documentary film he made in lieu of
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.
“In 1993, I was awarded a Fulbright grant to Ethiopia where, in the ’60’s, I had done my initial fieldwork in the remote highlands of Ethiopia for my doctoral work at the University of Chicago.” Dr. Ron Reminick, Fulbright Alumni, talks about his enriching experience in Ethiopia.