Fulbright Day: Bulgaria – May 24

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

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!

At 4 PM Sofia time (GMT+3) we will host a webinar with Dr. Ginny Whitehouse (US Scholar 2017-18), Dr. Vladislav Slavov (HHH 2020-21), Sirena Wurth (ETA 2015-16) and Mariya Stoyanova (FTEA 2019), who will discuss the topic: “After the Pandemic: The Tools Educators Will Keep.”

At 5 PM Fulbright Distinguished Scholar Professor George Siedel will offer an online interactive lecture/discussion on “Negotiating for Success Across Cultures.”

At 6 PM we will cap off the celebration with the livestreaming premiere of our new film “Fulbright at 75: Bulgarian-American Visions and Voices,” 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.