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05.19.21

Inside Exchanges AAPI Month Edition: Fulbright

May 19, 11:30 AM EDT

AAPI Month IG Live

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) invites you to listen to Fulbright Program Officer Melissa Tolentino interview Fulbright U.S. Student alumnae Thanh Mai and Amica Rapadas, co-founders of Fulbright Lotus, a community for Fulbrighters of Asian descent. Join the event on @ExchangeOurWorld’s Instagram Live to listen to Thanh and Amica discuss their Fulbright experiences, what it means to be an Asian American woman abroad, and what Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month means to them.

Thanh Mai is a 2018-19 Fulbright ETA to Hasselt, Belgium and Amica Rapadas is a 2019-2020 Fulbright ETA to Taiwan. Learn more about them and Fulbright Lotus prior to the interview by reading their interview with Fulbridge here.