The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, in partnership with Partners of the Americas, launched Career Connections, a new series of regional professional development seminars for U.S. citizen exchange alumni.
The lists of more than 170 U.S. higher education institutions that sent the most Fulbright U.S. Students and Scholars abroad in academic year 2018-2019 are now available and highlight the Fulbright Program’s strong institutional diversity and impact on American communities.
Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce met with students participating in the Stevens Initiative virtual exchange program at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) in Middletown, Virginia on February 4.
Each year, State Department-sponsored exchange programs connect approximately 350,000 people in almost every country and all U.S. states.
The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs launched the Arts Envoy Intellectual Property Rights Program in December to highlight the importance of protecting intellectual property rights (IPR) of visual and performing artists.
The Department of State, the Embassy of Italy, and the US-Italy Fulbright Commission celebrated the 70th anniversary of the inception of the Fulbright Program in Italy with a conference hosted at the Embassy’s Auditorium in Washington DC.