Feature Story

The competition for the 2018-2019 academic year is now CLOSED. New competition will open in February 2018. General information about the programs can be found HERE

Valliere Richard Auzenne is a Fulbright US Scholar, who is currently on a teaching/research grant at Siberian Federal University in Krasnoyarsk. Valliere is a professor of media communication at Florida State University, USA, and director and producer of a number of documentaries. She was interviewed by Stanislav Beletskiy, lecturer of the Institute of Philology and Language Communication, about her work at SFU.

Halloween is still a fairly new celebration in Russia, which gives Fulbright English Teaching Assistants a great chance to tell their students more about this holiday. Andrei Shubin, who is an ETA at Saratov State University, organized a screening of the movie “Halloween” in English with subtitles; and with the help of his colleagues, Andrei prepared sweet treats and themed decorations. Almost 50 students attended the event and really enjoyed learning new things about American culture in a relaxed atmosphere. (Photo credit: Anastasia Borisova)

Alumni Salon "Culture and Art of American Indians"

On October 10, 2017, the Fulbright Program Office in Moscow hosted its fifth Evening Alumni Salon on "Culture and Art of American Indians" with US Fulbright Program grantee and alumnus David Erben as the keynote speaker.

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FFDP 2017-2018

On August 09 – 11, 2017 the IIE New York office hosted a 3-day training seminar for the Fulbright Faculty Development Program grantees (FFDP 2017-18).

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2017 Fulbright Program Presentations in Your City

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International Education Week at the Hawaii with a Russian Scholar

In November 2016 all departments of the University of Hawaii at Manoa; Honolulu, HI held a great event called “International Education Week”. Department of Languages & Literatures of Europe & the Americas, College of Languages, Linguistics & Literature together with Russian Division got very much involved in it. Elena Sedova, Associate Professor from the Dpt of Literature & Teaching Methods at Chelyabinsk State Pedagogical University, is currently affiliated at Hawaii as Scholar-in-Residence; she is teaching Intermediate Russian and Advanced Russian (with a topic of interested in language, literature, culture or phonetics) for the whole 2016-17 academic year and she became responsible for the Week.

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2016 Fulbright Program Presentations in Your City

Are you interested in inviting one of the Fulbright Program Officers to give a presentation at your university? Learn more

FFDP 2016-2017

On August, 9 2016 started FFDP 2016-17. After a stressful competition, a group of Faculty from Syktyvkar, Astrakhan’, Chelyabinsk, Saratov, Irkutsk, Samara, Arkhangelsk, Tomsk, St. Petersburg and Moscow came to the USA to participate in the Fulbright Faculty Development Program 2016-17.

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Past Fulbright Program Presentations

2016 Fulbright Presentations

2015 Fulbright Presentations

2014 Fulbright Presentations

2013 Fulbright Presentations

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