The program did not only have a positive impact on my own professional development; it also enabled me to inspire people in the US, whom I would have…
I'm just so glad that I shared the space in an extravagantly beautiful city with people from so many places with their own stories.
I can't recommend the Fulbright Scholar Program highly enough. I found it an incredibly stimulating opportunity, life changing in many ways. The…
As is often the case with choir, everyone was very friendly and did their best to make me feel welcome. Being a part of the choir, of course, helped me learn the dialect better; but in a much more important way, it made me feel like I was a part of the community.
"As Mark Twain said, 'Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness…' Surely, the best way that we can work to break down stereotypes and mutual misunderstandings is through living abroad, experiencing other ways of life, and directly interacting with people whose backgrounds and experiences differ from our own. This is one of the reasons that the Fulbright Program is so important."
"I received a second year term... which enabled me to start performing there as a singer as well as study."
"This year proved not only to be the basis for a whole new perspective on academics, music, the arts, on life, but also paved the way for my future. Without having had this international experience from which I learned about a new culture, perfected a new language, was introduced to new ways of thinking, I would have never become the open‐minded, tolerant, internationally involved academic and artist that I have become."