The 259th quarterly meeting of the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (FFSB) took place in Chicago, Illinois, May 5-7, 2013. Hosted by the University of Chicago, the meeting featured public sessions including an expert panel discussion to explore the evolving role of e-learning technologies in global education and an information fair highlighting Department of State academic exchange programs and careers. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and University of Chicago Provost Thomas Rosenbaum warmly welcomed the FFSB to Chicago. A reception following the panel featured University of Chicago President Emeritus and Fulbright Alumna Hanna Holborn Gray, who shared her experiences as a Fulbright scholar in the United Kingdom during the early years of the program with the guests.
May 2013 Quarterly Meeting
July 1, 2013