Fulbright NEXUS participants.

2011-12 Fulbright NEXUS Regional Scholar Program

The Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Program is a network of junior scholars, professionals and mid-career applied researchers from the United States and other Western Hemisphere nations engaged in a year-long program that includes multi-disciplinary, team-based research, seminar meetings, and a Fulbright exchange experience, in one of three areas: Science, Technology and Innovation; Entrepreneurship; and Sustainable Energy.

Sports Envoy Lorrie Fair gives a “pep talk” to members of the Afghan Women’s National Soccer Team.

Champions for Women’s Rights in Afghanistan Use Sports

Three-time Olympian and world champion Lorrie Fair went to Afghanistan as a U.S. Department of State Sports Envoy.

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Woman throwing hay on top of a pile of hay

Photographing the Color of Hay

Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Romania, Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin shares some of the photos she took in Romania of the changes she witnessed between urban dwellers and those from the rural areas.

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Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Jennifer  Birdsall (in red) and U.S. Ambassador to Macedonia Paul Wholers watch  at the American Corner in Tetovo as children collect books donated by  communities in Nebraska.

Reading Connects Communities in the U.S. and Macedonia

Images from Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA), Jennifer Birdsall, during her time in Macedonia.

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Doug Mitchell, Fulbright U.S. Scholar, 2007

Fulbright Specialist, Doug Mitchell

Profile of Fulbright Specialist, Doug Mitchell

Fulbright Seminar participant, helping to create a community garden.

Fulbright Enrichment Seminar

Through these seminars, Fulbright foreign students develop a better understanding of contemporary U.S. life and culture, policy formulation and nationally & globally important issues.