Jeanelle Wheeler, Fulbright ETA, 2018-19 The morning of the day before Valentine’s Day, I woke up in a Luxembourg hotel room and prepared to leave on a bus to Belgium. It was thanks to receiving a Fulbright grant to participate in the EU-NATO seminar that I found myself crossing a border on my birthday. As… Lire la suite Luxembourg, Brussels, and the EU: A Fulbright Journey
Charles Herbaux, Chercheur Fulbright-Monahan, 2018-2019 ; article coécrit par Camille Herbaux Voilà bientôt 6 mois que nous sommes partis, que nous avons quitté le Nord de la France. Quel changement ! Quel bouleversement ! Comme vous le savez, nous avons la chance d’être une famille « Fulbright » : Charles, le papa, médecin-enseignant-chercheur dans le domaine de… Lire la suite Nouvelle vie à Boston !
Helen E. Mundler, Research scholar in English Literature at Western Michigan University, February-July 2019 “WE ARE COLD!” announced a huge notice in yellow capitals as we rode into Western Michigan University on the first day of my contract. A couple of days later I realised it actually said “GOLD” – brown and gold are the… Lire la suite Researching climate change literature at Western Michigan University
Romain Berlier, lauréat Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators, 2018-19 Du 3 juin au 12 juillet 2018, j’ai eu la chance et le privilège de participer au programme international « SUSI-SSE » (Study of the United States Institutes for Secondary School Educators). Ce dispositif, placé sous l’égide de la Commission franco-américaine et du… Lire la suite En immersion…
Emila Gilly, Foreign Language Teaching Assistant, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, 2018-19 After an exciting end of Fall semester and a five-week Christmas break spent between France, London, New Orleans and NYC, I have to admit I felt a bit overwhelmed and wasn’t too excited to come back to reality late January. And the weather… Lire la suite Spring semester: work, ice hockey games, work and chai lattes (and work)
Alexander Meszler, Fulbright Advanced Student, 2018-19 Seated just to the side of the organ in the Chapelle Royale at the Palace of Versailles, I watched as a fellow conservatory organ student had a lesson on the chapel organ. Knowing my lesson was next, my mind anxiously cycled through admiring the beauty of the room, listening… Lire la suite « Moments like this make what musicians and artists do worth the time and effort »
Jamie Vescio, Fulbright ETA, 2018-19 My 5:00 am wake-up call came bright and early on a chilly Thursday in March, but the anticipation of being in the classroom was just the right dose of motivation that I needed to push myself through the alarm. Most of my mornings in France had never been quite this… Lire la suite Two Cities, Two Hosts, Two Schools, One Fulbright Experience