The Fulbright Program and Community Colleges

The 36th Annual Fulbright Association Conference was held this past weekend, October 4-6, 2013 in Washington, DC.   The Fulbright Association is the official alumni association of grantees of all Fulbright programs.  It was found in 1977 and represents about 5,000 active members participating in nearly 60 U.S. chapters and around the world. This year’s conferenceContinue reading “The Fulbright Program and Community Colleges”

Preparations Underway for Peacebuilding Community College Seminar in Maryland

Starting on Saturday, October 12 through Tuesday, October 15, 2013  community college faculty from across the U.S. with gather at Montgomery College in Germantown, Maryland to explore global issues of peace and conflict.   The program titled “Teaching About Global Conflict and Peacebuilding: A Seminar for Community College Faculty” is a joint effort of Montgomery CollegeContinue reading “Preparations Underway for Peacebuilding Community College Seminar in Maryland”

Alumni Recent Accomplishments: Fulbright Association News

David J. Smith (Estonia, 2003-2004) recently published as editor Peacebuilding in Community Colleges: A Teaching Resource through the U.S. Institute of Peace Press. The book reflects Smith’s efforts in working with nearly 120 U.S. community colleges in promoting peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and international education. From 2005-2012 he was a senior program officer at the U.S.Continue reading “Alumni Recent Accomplishments: Fulbright Association News”