Tag: Fulbright

Fulbright award is a dream come true for UofL doctoral student

As a young child in Ghana, Nana Ama Aya Bullock saw the effect that HIV/Aids had on those around her. “I remember the lack of...

To mark 50th anniversary of the moon landing, here’s a look...

On July 20, 1969, NASA’s Apollo 11 spacecraft landed on the moon – the first successful lunar touchdown in history. Led by Americans Neil...

UofL produces a dozen 2019 Fulbright Scholars

A dozen UofL alumni have earned 2019 student Fulbright scholarships, a prestigious international award coveted by many high-achieving scholars. The university has had outstanding results...

UofL alumna picked for State Department fellowship Zerlina Bartholomew '15 is...

Zerlina Bartholomew '15 has been accepted into the Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program, a U.S. State Department program intended to prepare outstanding individuals...

UofL grads are McConnell Scholars, Fulbright winners and best friends

Best friends. Roommates. Louisvillians. McConnell Scholars. Those are just a few of things Christian Bush, Kyle Hilbrecht and Robert Gassman have in common. But the similarities...

UofL grads are McConnell Scholars, Fulbright winners and best friends

Best friends. Roommates. Louisvillians. McConnell Scholars. Those are just a few of things Christian Bush, Kyle Hilbrecht and Robert Gassman have in common. But the similarities...

UofL grad ‘speechless’ after Fulbright win

Devin Brown applied for a Critical Language Scholarship three times in three years. In 2018 he hit pay dirt: the recent political science graduate won...

Fulbright winner credits collegial collaboration

Winning a Fulbright to Greece is tough: just seven people earned the award for 2018-2019. Karen Udoh, who graduated in May with a degree...

Sweet déjà vu: UofL scholars rack up prestigious scholarships

For more than a decade, UofL scholars have been winning big when it comes to academia’s most coveted scholarships. Happily, 2018 is a repeat performance...

Fulbright fulfillment: Persistence pays off for UofL grad

 A University of Louisville alumnae has learned that persistence pays off. Jessica Williams tried three times to earn a prestigious Fulbright scholarship. In early September,...