• Grantee Stories Edition

    ETAs Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

    In the United States of America, Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 to October 15. The month celebrates the contribution of American citizens with Hispanic heritage. This year, ETAs used the month to highlight the diversity of the United States. To introduce the concept of bilingual Americans to students, ETA Joseph Janik Miller.. Read More..

    29 Oct 2019

    Collaboration on STEM Teaching and Learning in Indonesia through the Fulbright Specialist Program

    Professor Gillian Roehrig from the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Minnesota and the University of Jember completed their first collaboration with on STEM teaching and learning in Indonesia through the Fulbright Specialist program. Read More..

    19 Oct 2019

    Fulbright Student Researcher Eden Suoth delivered his paper “Post-Truth Era in Indonesia—when exactly was the Era of Truth?”

    Recently 2018 US Fulbright Student Researcher Eden Suoth delivered his paper “Post-Truth Era in Indonesia—when exactly was the Era of Truth?” at the International Conference on Nusantara Philosophy held by Universitas Gadjah Mada. The icing on the cake was that Eden had a chance to catch up with two fellow Fulbrighters, Dr Agus Wahyudi and Dr Sonjoruri B. Trisakti. Read More..

    18 Oct 2019

    Aprisal Malale Mendapat Juara 2 pada Policy Pitch Competition di Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan.

    Satu Tahun. Beberapa minggu yang lalu saya berkesempatan untuk mengkuti Policy Pitch Competition di Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan. Saya mempresentasikan hasil dari proyek internship saya selama 2 minggu di Santa Barbara, California dan 8 minggu di Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia. Puji Tuhan, saya mendapatkan Juara 2 pada kompetisi ini. Saya cukup kaget.. Read More..

    04 Oct 2019

    US Fulbright Specialist to Indonesia Dr Mary McCarthy’s work to strengthen the practice of social work with Padjadjaran University

    Under her 2019 Fulbright Specialist grant to Indonesia, Dr Mary McCarthy has many opportunities to meet with faculty, students and community members to talk about the new professional degree and social work practice in Indonesia. On Oct 4, Mary met with the Dean of Universitas Padjadjaran Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (FISIP) to discuss.. Read More..

    18 Sep 2019

    Fulbright Specialist Program Collaboration on Faculty and Academic Development

    Department of Pharmacy of the Catholic University of Atma Jaya had successfully collaborated with Dr. Rajendar Aparasu, Professor from College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, through Fulbright Specialist Program. According to Dr. Aparasu the forty day Fulbright Specialist Program was mainly designed as a faculty and academic development initiative by Atma Jaya University to (i).. Read More..

    14 Sep 2019

    Mapia Atoll – The Next Jewel in the BHS MPA Network? by Mark Erdmann & Ricardo Tapilatu

    We first learned of Mapia Atoll from legendary Indonesian dive guide Larry Smith; Larry used to visit the atoll regularly with the liveaboard Cehili back in the early 90’s, and he raved about the huge fish schools, abundant sharks and generally beautiful crystal clear visibility. Sadly, the Taiwanese live reef food fish vessels reached the remote atoll.. Read More..

    US Fulbright Researcher, Dillon Dunn Held a Workshop in Collaboration with Gadjah Mada University Exploring Architecture and Identity

    Created as a collaboration between AMINEF and the Gadjah Mada University (UGM), the “Architecture & Identity Workshop: How Does Architecture Create Sacred Spaces?” compelled students to consider the relationship between architecture, sanctity, and identity. This multi-day workshop held at UGM’s School of Architecture, Yogyakarta, in August included lectures from professionals and educators, semi-guided site visits,.. Read More..

    14 Aug 2019

    US Fulbright Scholar Ronald Betzig’s Enthusiasm on Tourism Potential in Manado, North Sulawesi

    Ronald (Ron) Betzig, a Fulbright US Scholar focusing on the teaching of entrepreneurship at Politeknik Negeri Manado, was overwhelmed by the kindness and respect shown to him by practically every person he met in Indonesia.  As an illustration, one morning Ron was being driven to teach ecotourism students at Politeknik Negeri Manado’s “Campus B” on.. Read More..

    05 Aug 2019

    Returning Home to Rebuild

    University of Michigan grad student Aprisal Malale was far from home when Indonesia was rocked by a devastating earthquake and tsunami. This summer, he returned to help his community recover and rebuild. Damage is still widespread after last fall’s earthquake and tsunami in central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Direct Relief Intern Aprisal Malale, who is originally from.. Read More..


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