Minnesota Chapter of the Fulbright Association

Chapter Events


Upcoming: Fulbright and COVID-19

UPCOMING VIRTUAL EVENT: Watch your emails for an announcement about a virtual event: hearing the voices and experiences of current Fulbright grantees in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are excited to hear about their Fulbright experience in Minnesota.

May 20, 2020


The Band's Visit

Fulbright alumni and current grantees attended The Band’s Visit show in Minneapolis. After the performance, they enjoyed a private Q&A with five cast members, including fellow Fulbright alumni David Studwell!

December 14, 2019


The Bakken Museum

The Minnesota Chapter visited the Bakken Museum near Lake Bde Maka Ska in Minneapolis. The group explored the hands-on medical electricity museum before the typical opening hours and joined tours of the library and invention archives with museum staff.

November 2, 2019


National News & Updates


Alumni Profile: Stephen Cottrell

Alumni Profile: Stephen Cottrell

The English novelist George Orwell best captured my first experience in Vietnam with his penetrating words, “If the war didn’t kill you it was bound to start you thinking.” Having survived the former, I became a huge fan of the latter. It can be safely assumed that... read more
Career Corner: Using Summer Wisely

Career Corner: Using Summer Wisely

The summer is upon us.  Life naturally takes on a different rhythm during this season. The days are longer, and this frequently leads to a burst of energy in the evening. We also tend to socialize more, often around holidays like Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day... read more
Announcing: New Logo

Announcing: New Logo

We are excited to share important news affecting the Fulbright community worldwide. On the 22nd of May, the Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board unveiled a rebranding of the Fulbright Program, with a new logo and mission-driven... read more