Learning about refugees in France

Ana Luquerna, English Teaching Assistant, Lycée Aristide Maillol (Perpignan), 2016-2017 This past year I served as an English Teaching Assistant in Perpignan, France through the Fulbright Scholarship Program. Interacting with so many diverse students opened my eyes to the importance of fair access to education. Seeing the effort that teachers make to provide their students… Lire la suite Learning about refugees in France

Making connections at the EU-NATO Seminar

Anna Payne, 2016-17 US Advanced Student at the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon During the five chilly and overcast days of February 7-11, I headed to the Brussels and Luxembourg Fulbright Seminar to get a better understanding of the European Union and NATO. The opportunity was unparalleled because this was an up close and… Lire la suite Making connections at the EU-NATO Seminar

Midyear report: On butterflies and other feelings

Alison Graham English Teaching Assistant, Lycée Robert Doisneau, Vaulx-en-Velin It’s hard to believe it’s been four months since my start at Lycée Robert Doisneau. I can easily recall the funny combination of nerves and excitement I felt on my first day, especially since the latter part hasn’t gone away. Today, by total coincidence, I led… Lire la suite Midyear report: On butterflies and other feelings

Discovering New Places and Connecting with Amazing People

Kate Heaton, Fulbright ETA at the Lycée Albert Schweitzer in Mulhouse Before the Christmas vacation I went on a weeklong trip to England with 4 teachers and 54 students from my lycée. This trip provided me with the ideal occasion to share my passion for multi-media art journaling with the students. Each student created a… Lire la suite Discovering New Places and Connecting with Amazing People

La Mid-year Conference des assistants Fulbright FLTA à Washington DC

Article de Edwige Thelisson, assistante à University of Maine Suivez son blog sur https://edwigeflta.wordpress.com/ Chaque année, c’est l’événement incontournable que tous les FLTA attendent avec impatience ! Ça y est, nous y sommes, la Mid-year conference marque une étape importante dans notre parcours en tant que lauréats du programme. La période d’adaptation est enfin terminée, et… Lire la suite La Mid-year Conference des assistants Fulbright FLTA à Washington DC