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