Western Washington Chapter of
the Fulbright Association
The mission of the Fulbright Association is to advocate for the Fulbright Program and promote international education.
Our vision is a world where international exchange is widely recognized as a force for peace.
Western Washington Chapter of the Fulbright Association
The Western Washington Chapter of the Fulbright Association is a regionally based chapter serving Fulbright alumni and friends of international exchange. The chapter is focused on hosting engaging programs and events for Fulbright alumni and visiting Fulbright students and scholars throughout the Greater Puget Sound region, including Seattle and North Bend. The chapter is closely affiliated with universities and colleges in the region, and often co-sponsors programs with these institutions.
VICE PRESIDENTElisa Ahern
SECRETARY AND TREASURERNancy Blase
BOARD ADVISORSKent Burnham
Drumroll please! We’re excited to announce the speakers and their stories for the third annual
Fulbright Talks: Stories by Fulbrighters
Thu, Mar 28 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
93 Pike St #307, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
1. Brief History of 20th Century Japanese Poster Design by Richard Thornton, U.S. Fulbright Scholar in Japan
2. Straight out of Gaza by Mohanned Alafifi, Visiting Fulbright Student from Palestine
3. The Therapeutic use of Classical Indian dance for Special Needs Individuals by Ramya Raman, U.S. Fulbright Student in India
4. Health and Safety Issues of Public Health Workers in the Western Cape by Mary Miller, U.S. Fulbright Scholar in South Africa
5. Building Water Security: Stories from Kathmandu by Olivia Molden, Fulbright-Hays DDRA in Nepal
6. The Year of Salt and Honey by Nancy Bartley, U.S. Fulbright Scholar in Bulgaria
We’re partnering with the World Affairs Council on this exciting program featuring short stories and presentations given by members of our local Fulbright community: students and scholars from around the world who are currently in the Greater Puget Sound region, as well as U.S. alumni of the Fulbright Program. The event will be held in the Library of Folio: the Seattle Athenaeum.
Whether buying a memento from your time as a Fulbrighter, a birthday or holiday gift, or you just are on the market to support a great
organization, you are in the right spot! These items are available as supplies last.