“Education is about opening your heart, opening your eyes, going into places, into thoughts, into experiences that are new. Education is the key for people to learn more about themselves, about others and think collectively how the world can become a better place”.
Senator Fulbright envisioned an educational and cultural exchange program that would connect people and encourage them to learn about each others' cultures and values - that vision became the Fulbright Program.
Kevina Vulinec, a Fulbright Scholar in the field of Environmental Sciences, discusses the importance of seed-dispersing bats in tropical rainforests of Brazil.
Fulbright Students and Scholars—including Anthony De Ritis, 2011 Fulbright Scholar to China—discuss the many ways in which innovation played a role in their Fulbright experiences and beyond.
Michael Goldberg, a Fulbright Scholar in the field of entrepreneurial finance, discusses his family's Fulbright experience living in Vietnam.