Alumni Features

Speed Networking Highlights Fulbright Connect 2017

Start. Stop. Switch. These were the words resonating across the hall during the speed networking portion of Fulbright Connect 2017 – an annual networking meet connecting Fulbright alumni with industry professionals across Pakistan. The low-level buzz from alumni giving their elevator pitches, coupled with the moderator’s timely interventions with call ...
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Fulbright Alumnus Trains Pakistani Students in Design Thinking

In developing societies like Pakistan, where innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit is slowly finding roots thanks to incubators like Plan 9, i2i, WeCreate, and spaces at top universities like LUMS and NUST, people are embracing a variety of problem solving techniques to help address local community problems. According to Fulbright ...
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Alumni Events & Outreach

Launch of Fulbright Heroes 2016

“I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.” -Maya Angelou As you read this, over 33,000 people are still “talking” about #FulbrightHeroes on Facebook! Undoubtedly the documentary series has found an eager audience on social media and beyond. Launched on ...
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Alumni Events & Outreach

*WE* Are Agents of Change!

13th Annual Fulbright and Humphrey Alumni Conference
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Alumni In Their Own Words Spotlight Alumni

Spotlight Alumni: Madiha Nasrullah

My Amazon wish list Just. Got. BIGGER! But who’s to blame for my empty wallet? (Because let’s face it, it’s going to get empty once I start scrolling through Amazon’s Sephora page). And if you’re anything like me, for whom an online deal makes your heart pound and hands sweat ...
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Alumni Events & Outreach Programs

Spring 2017 UGRAD Grantees Prep for U.S. Semester

Ninety students currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programs at Pakistani colleges and universities attended a pre-departure orientation session in preparation for their upcoming semester of study in the U.S. These students – often referred as Global UGRAD grantees, which is short for the U.S. Government-funded Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global ...
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