Alumni

In Memoriam

The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) and the Fulbright Association is deeply saddened to learn of the recent passing of two esteemed alumni. We extend our deepest condolences to their families, friends, and the extended Fulbright community. May their souls rest in peace, ameen.  Ms. Saira Rafique Sheikh ...
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Alumni EducationUSA Events & Outreach

14.7% Rise in Pakistani Students Studying in the U.S.

Over 260 students eager to take their first steps to acquiring a U.S. degree and immersing themselves in an American college experience attended pre-departure orientation (PDO) sessions hosted by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi over the month of June. The ...
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Alumni Alumni In Action In Their Own Words

Fulbrighter Bikes in Indonesia for ‘Women on Wheels’

This edition’s “In Your Own Words,” is by Fulbright and East West Center alumna, Dr. Feriyal Amal Aslam. Her PhD project proposed a soft-power diplomacy approach using aesthetic and performative practices, and people-to-people diplomacy to heal relations between India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Currently, she is on a one-year sabbatical to focus ...
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Alumni Alumni In Action Programs Spotlight Alumni

Global UGRAD are ‘Alumni On Top’

Alumni of the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) foster mutual understanding by sharing their talents, knowledge, experience, and time with their host communities in the U.S. Shared below are brief updates on what a select group of alumni have accomplished during their semester abroad. Congratulations, Hamza Zaman, Moizza Salahuddin, ...
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Alumni Alumni In Action In Their Own Words

My Impressions of a Never-Ending Journey

The following is a heartfelt post by Fulbright alumna, Amna Yameen, describing her experiences as a Pakistani, Muslim student in the U.S. on a Fulbright scholarship. She returned in 2016 with a Master’s degree in Human Resource Development from the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York. She can be reached ...
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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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Alumni Alumni In Action Spotlight Alumni

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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