Results are Tagged with "Europe and Eurasia"

Life After Chernobyl

Life After Chernobyl, a photo documentary by Fulbright alumnus Michael Forster Rothbart 24 years following the famous nuclear disaster.

Professional photographer and Fulbright alumnus, Michael Forster Rothbart, recounts his work documenting a Ukrainian village 24 years after the Chernobyl disaster.

Ozomatli and Cultural Visitors Jam Session

Jammin' with the American band, Ozomatli.

In this video, the American band, Ozomatli, meets with 8 musicians from around the world for a jam session.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX)

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program

The Congress -- Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) known in Germany as the Parlamentarisches Patenschafts -Programm (PPP), is an academic scholarship for both German and American teens.

Former U.S. Men's National Soccer Team Members Travel to Cyprus

Cypriot children run drills to improve strength and agility during soccer practice

Former U.S. Men's National Soccer Team members travel to Cyprus.

U.S. State Department & NHL Partner for Ice Hockey Exchange with Russia

Photo of two ice hockey participants

The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs hosted a Russian delegation of 18 youth hockey players and their coaches, who participated in the first-ever ice hockey exchange between the two countries.

The Capitoline Venus

The Capitoline Venus housed at the Capitoline Museum in Rome, Italy

A Masterpiece from the Capitoline Museum, Rome.

Dr. Meredith Lillich, 1953 Fulbright Student to Belgium, 1983 Fulbright Scholar to France

Canterbury Cathedral stained glass window, 12-13th-century AD

After graduating from Oberlin College with a degree in art history, Meredith Lillich was eager to travel to Europe to see in person the artwork that she had been studying. She applied for and won a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to Belgium.

The Spirit of Volunteering

IVLP Alumni Apostolos Aristeidou

Hip-hop organizer Apostolos (Tolis) Aristeidou learned an profound lesson on volunteerism during his time as an International Visitor in the U.S.- and he plans to bring this new found spirit back to his home country, Greece.

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund 2012 and the 2011 Winners

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF)

Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Ann Stock encouraged ECA Alumni to sign up for the 2012 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF).

Study of the U.S. Institutes Videos

Around the World in an Afternoon is an event--really a festival--that the State Department puts on for SUSI participants each year.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Academic Programs Meghann Curtis of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) discusses the Study of the U.S. Institutes' inaugural "Around the World in an Afternoon" event, which took place at the State Department on July 28, 2011.