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Nazareth College Professor Receives Fulbright Award

  • Published: August 09, 2011


  • In addition to Dr. Weis' Fulbright Award, five students received Fulbrights - a record number for the College.
  • In the last five years there have been 12 Fulbrights awarded to Nazareth students.

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Nazareth College Professor Receives Fulbright Award

Nazareth College is proud to announce that the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Professor of English Monica Weis, SSJ to receive a Fulbright Award.

In the fall of 2011, Weis is traveling to Hungary to teach American Literature at the University of Pannonia in Veszprem.

Weis is guest blogging on the Nazareth College Center for International Education’s International Reflections blog. You can stay connected and updated  on Dr. Weis' Fulbright journey by CLICKING HERE.

Established in 1946 under legislation introduced by the late Senator J. William Fulbright of Arkansas, the Fulbright Program’s objective is to build mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the rest of the world. Sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Fulbright Program is America’s flagship international education exchange. Approximately 279,500 “Fulbrights,” 105,400 from the United States and 174,100 from other countries, have participated in the Program since its inception over fifty years ago.

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