Events & Outreach

Orphaned: A Short Story

Earlier this year, we ran a creative writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the third-prize winner’s story, Iman Zamir is currently studying at ...
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Events & Outreach

Beyond Blood

Earlier this year, we ran a creative writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the second-prize winner’s story, Shantul Khalid is currently studying at Beaconhouse ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Mama’s Little Angel

Earlier this year, we ran a creative writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the first-prize winner’s story, Rida Fatima Virk is currently studying ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Counselors Tour 2016

Seventeen Pakistani secondary school counselors recently completed a two-week professional development tour in California and Arizona organized by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP).  Participants gathered information to effectively advise Pakistani students about higher education in the United States through meetings with U.S. university admissions officials ...
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Events & Outreach Programs

Community College Initiative Program 2016

Forty-three young professionals attended their pre-departure orientation for a year of study at U.S. community colleges at Serena Hotel. This is the tenth group of young Pakistanis to study in the United States under the U.S. government-funded Community College Initiative Program (CCIP). The program is managed by the United States ...
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Events & Outreach Programs

Fulbright Pre-Departure Orientation 2016

American Ambassador David Hale congratulated 167 Pakistani Fulbright Student Program recipients at a pre-departure orientation organized by the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP).
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Robotic Catwalk Wows Audience at ITU’s 3rd Robotic Expo

International Technology University’s (ITU) 3rd Robotic Expo, Machines of the Future: Robots, brought researchers, industry specialists and education practitioners together at Arfa Software Technology Park in Lahore. USEFP Executive Director, Rita Akhtar, was the chief guest at the robotics event, along with Dr. Sabieh Anwar, Chair Department of Physics at ...
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Events & Outreach Programs

Empowering the Educators of Tomorrow

The TEA program aims to prepare teachers to serve as leaders and education champions to share what they've learned with their peers and students.
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Destination USA: 23 U.S. University Reps Visit Pakistan

As the largest South Asia Tour to date, this year USEFP and EducationUSA hosted 23 U.S. university reps to travel across Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad engaging with students.
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