39 Fulbright U.S. Students, including 28 ETAs and 11 Research Fellows, gathered in Moscow on January 27-28, 2014 for the Mid-Year Enrichment Seminar. During the event Fulbrighters had a unique opportunity to meet once again after living in Russia for several months, and share their stories with each other. Both students and ETAs had a chance to make short presentations about their personal experience and professional success.
Fulbright-Hays grantee Tony Lin gave a piano concert on October 18, 2013 at Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH). The concert was dedicated to 164th anniversary of Frédéric Chopin's death. The program included works by F. Chopin, G. Gershwin, D. Shostakovich, F. Schubert, J. S. Bach, S. Prokofiev.
Tony Lin is a winner of several American pianist competitions, and a PhD Candidate at the Slavic Studies Department of University of California, Berkeley. Tony is in Moscow on a Fulbright-Hays Grant which includes an internship at the Russian-American Academic Center for American Studies, RSUH.
28 English Teaching Assistants gathered in Moscow on September 21-27, 2013 for a week-long in-country orientation. As part of the orientation, ETAs had training sessions, which covered cultural adjustment and ELT strategies. The group also visited the US Embassy for a short briefing and had dinner with a few of Fulbright Moscow Alumni at the Fulbright Office in Moscow. After the training ETAs departed to their host cities, located all over Russia, where they will be teaching English language to university students during the 2013-2014 academic year.
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