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Fulbright Day: Bulgaria – May 24

Join the Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission on May 24, 2021, to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program worldwide and the achievements of Fulbright Bulgaria alumni!

4 PM (GMT+3) “After the Pandemic: The Tools Educators Will Keep” – A webinar featuring Fulbright Bulgaria alumni Dr. Ginny Whitehouse (US Scholar 2017-18), Dr. Vladislav Slavov (HHH 2020-21), Sirena Wurth (ETA 2015-16) and Mariya Stoyanova (FTEA 2019). 

5 PM (GMT+3) “Negotiating for Success Across Cultures” – Fulbright Distinguished Scholar George Siedel, professor emeritus at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, will offer an online interactive lecture/discussion on cross-cultural communication, a topic at the heart of the Fulbright mission.

6 PM (GMT+3) “Fulbright at 75: Bulgarian-American Visions and Voices” – The world premiere of our new film featuring Fulbright Bulgaria alumni in the arts with music, dance, theater, visual arts, poetry and even a choral performance!

The direct Zoom link to the event is here. Please access this link on the date/time the event begins. The event will also be livestreamed on Fulbright Bulgaria’s Facebook page here.

Two Bulgarian Fulbrighters waving the Bulgarian flag at Cornell University.
Stela and Stoimen, two Bulgarian Fulbrighters, showing off their Bulgarian pride at Cornell University.