Archive for October 2010

October 24th, 2010: Fulbright Puts Money Where Problems Are

http://chronicle.com/article/Fulbrights-Putting-Money/125053/ By Ian Wilhelm The U.S. State Department wants its premier fellowship program to help develop creative responses to problems as serious as climate change and pandemics. The Fulbright Program, which had a budget of $253.8-million in the 2010 fiscal year (the budget for 2011 has yet to be passed), sent 1,564 students and 1,110…

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October 11th, 2010: Irish Language Awards Launched

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY, EQUALITY & GAELTACHT AFFAIRS APPROVES FUNDING TO SUPPORT THE FULBRIGHT COMMISSION IRISH LANGUAGE AWARDS & ACTIVITIES Awards to teach Irish in the US   Monday 11th October 2010 – As recommended in the 20-Year Strategy for the Irish Language, the Department of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs today announced the approval of…

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