Program News

Sep 30, 2019

Educational Experts send Greetings from the Digital Hubs of the East Coast!

Learning Journey: This week, 25 German and US senior leaders from universities and ministries are exploring the impact of digitalization on higher education in Boston and NYC.

First stops in Boston include Harvard University, MIT and edX. Which emerging technologies are affecting these institutions – and how? What trends do they observe and actively shape in the field of smart learning?

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Sep 26, 2019

Interactive Map for Meet-a-German 2019 goes live!

From North Dakota to Texas, Alaska to Florida, Hawaii to New York: on October 3, more than 130 elementary, middle and high schools in 45 states celebrate German culture. Take a virtual trip across the US and discover where our over 150 “citizen ambassadors” will organize fun and creative classroom activities!

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Aug 16, 2019

Follow our Fulbright Germany Diversity Initiative Students!

From August 17 to September 16, 2019, 20 German students will participate in the Fulbright Diversity Initiative at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.

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Jul 25, 2019

Follow our FH Summer Institute Students on Instagram

From July 26 to August 19, 2019, 40 students from German Fachhochschulen will participate in the Fulbright Summer Institutes at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and Washington & Jefferson College.

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Jul 15, 2019

Register now for the Second Round of Meet-a-German

On October 3, Germans who work or study in the U.S. and Americans who have lived in Germany will visit classrooms across the United States as cultural ambassadors. The speakers use the occasion of this historical date not only to discuss Germany’s past, but to provide American students with an insight into what life is like in today’s Germany.

Registration for the event is open until August 15.

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Jul 11, 2019

Our third Trilateral Science Slam heats up the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson, AZ

About 200 people gathered in the ballroom of the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson, AZ on July 11th for the third Trilateral Science Slam! They watched and rooted for six spirited slammers from Germany, the US, and Russia. Rui Wang from the US won the slam. Congratulations!

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Jul 04, 2019

Apply now for the Transatlantic Seminar for Museum Curators and Educators (Nov. 4-7, 2019)

This new, four-day seminar will bring together up to 24 German and American curators, educators, and other professionals working in museums or similar institutions. Gathering at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., participants will explore museums as spaces for social discourse and learning – and, by extension, as institutions which are vital for democracies.

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Jul 01, 2019

Follow our Summer Institute Students on Instagram

In its fifth program year, the Intercultural Communication Summer Institute will once again introduce 30 students from German Duale Hochschulen to academic life and studies on an American campus.

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Jun 16, 2019

90 angehende Fulbrighter treffen sich in Berlin

Zur Vorbereitung auf ihren USA-Aufenthalt im Rahmen der Kurzprogramme für Fachhochschulstudierende, für Studierende an Dualen Hochschulen und Studierende mit Migrationshintergrund veranstaltet Fulbright Germany ein Orientation Meeting.

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Jun 13, 2019

Fulbright American Studies Award 2019

The 2019 Fulbright American Studies Award went to Dr. des. Stephan Kuhl, assistant professor at the Institute for English and American Studies at Goethe University Frankfurt. The Award carries Euro 10,000 and helps to finance research in the U.S. that is conducted in the context of doctoral dissertations or a second book.

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