Salma Oubkkou, a Fulbright Foreign Language Teacher Assistant program participant, was feeling homesick for Morocco in South Carolina, until she unexpectedly found a cure in her experience with a new weather phenomenon — a hurricane.
As an active member of the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community in St. Cloud, Minnesota, alumnus Amy Tran has committed herself to designing the tools essential to providing a substantive education on sexual health and violence to the demographic most afflicted by a lack thereof – young Asian American women.
Shared knowledge of Moldova’s rich cultural history is essential for the preservation of its national identity and this is precisely what Fulbright grant recipient, researcher, and historian Rachel Retaliatta seeks to promote.
Thirty American exchange alumni met at “The New Frontiers of Global Health” seminar to share innovative and community-centered projects they piloted as well as best practices and new findings in the field of public health.