• RTP Activities Edition

    Apr 2019

    Dr. Sue Ann Lee, Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Vietnam gave lectures in Indonesia on the English language sound systems.

    English is a very challenging language to the second language learners, in part, due to the complexity of vowel system in English. It is commonly observed that a number of Asian students have difficulty in producing English vowels. In the regional lecture program, I visited Indonesia to learn about types of English production errors produced.. Read More..

    Apr 2019

    Fulbright U.S. Scholar to New Zealand, Dustin Ballard gave a talk and visited leading medical researchers in Australia.

    Fulbright Scholar Dr. Dustin Ballard toured Eastern Australia in April, visiting leading international medical researchers in Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne.  Dr. Ballard met with Dr. Westbrook of the Australian Institute of Health Innovation and spoke at Children’s Health Research Center and Royal Children’s Hospital on the topic of using the electronic health record to achieve.. Read More..

    Apr 2019

    Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Indonesia, Dr. Christopher Silver’s discussions in Cambodia on rapid urbanization and future academic collaborations

    With support for the Center for Khmer Studies, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Dr. Christopher Silver presented a public lecture at Documentation Center of Cambodia on April 9, 2019.  He discussed Rapid Urbanization:  The Challenges and Opportunities for Planning in Asian Cities and linked many of the urban-based approaches to Smart Cities in Indonesia to emerging development.. Read More..

    Apr 2019

    Dr. Christopher Silver, Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Indonesia delivered a public lecture at the University of New South Wales

    Dr. Christopher Silver, Fulbright Senior Scholar in the University of Indonesia’s Department of Architecture, presented a lecture at the University of New South Wales entitled, “Rapid Urbanization:  The Challenges and Opportunities for Planning in Indonesian Cities.” The lecture was organized at UNSW under their Grand Challenge project focusing on rapid urbanization in the global context… Read More..

    Mar 2019

    Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Myanmar, Dr. Jaeil Lee’s public lectures and workshop in Cambodia

    Thanks to the U.S. Embassy in Phenom Penh for setting up my visit and to all the participating universities and organizations. My program topic on entrepreneurship with a focus on the textile and apparel industry in Cambodia was timely considering the current situation in the Cambodian fashion industry as they struggle to advance their industry.. Read More..

    Mar 2019

    Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Taiwan Latoya Kamdang on Gentrification: Context & Spatial Impacts of Urban Settlements & Indigenous Architecture

    Hong Kong Baptist University’s Department of Geography and National Taiwan University Graduate Institute of Building & Planning are both interested in issues of gentrification although Hong Kong and Taipei are quite different in urban planning history. I presented my research that investigates the cultural implications of marginalized cultures in Taiwan. Treasure Hill & Toad Mountain.. Read More..

    Mar 2019

    Fulbright U.S. Scholar to Australia, Renee Knake’s speech at the LawFest Conference, Auckland

    Speaking about my research on global innovations in the delivery of legal services at the LawFest Conference on Technology and Innovation in Auckland, was an incredible opportunity not only to share my expertise but also to learn about emerging trends in New Zealand. This exchange would not have been possible without support from the Fulbright.. Read More..

    Feb 2019

    Lecture by US Fulbright Scholar to Indonesia Dr. Patricia Hardwick on the occasion of Kelantan State Library exhibit

    Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK) organized an event in honor of an exhibit at the Kelantan State Library sponsored by the French Embassy and UMK highlighting the early research of French Ethnologist Jeanne Cuisinier in Kelantan.  The event began with a lecture by Dr. Norzizi Zulkifli, a well-known Malaysian performing artist and Head of Faculty of.. Read More..

    Jan 2019

    US Fulbright Scholar to China Christopher Tong presented research at workshop in Sydney, Australia

    The China Studies Centre, in cooperation with the Planetary Health Platform, at the University of Sydney hosted a five-day workshop on China in the Urban Age from January 14 to 18, 2019. Organized by one of the leading institutions in Australia, the workshop brought together nine speakers and 29 participants from around the world to.. Read More..

    Jan 2019

    US Fulbright Senior Scholar to Taiwan, Dr Agnes Tang led Teacher Training in Vietnam

    Dr. Agnes Tang, a Fulbright Senior Scholar to Taiwan, and Danielle Fischer, an English Language Fellow in Vietnam, led the 2019 ACCESS Teacher Training in Nha Trang University, Vietnam.  Twenty-five ACCESS English teachers from all regions of Vietnam participated in the annual teacher training. Topics covered in the workshop include differentiated instruction, adolescent characteristics and.. Read More..


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