The Fulbright Specialist Program sends U.S. faculty and professionals to share their expertise, hone their skills, and strengthen institutional linkages at academic institutions abroad.
There will be a reception at 5:30 p.m., and a book signing following the lecture.
The Polish American Society celebrates its 40th anniversary with a reception and a lecture on relations between the United States and Poland. Ambassador Dr. Ryszard Schnepf of Poland will give a talk on the role the United States played in Poland regaining independence in 1918. Dr. Schnepf served as Ambassador of Poland to the U.S. (2012-2016) and currently works at the Institute of Specialized and Intercultural Communication, Warsaw University.
Twenty high schools from Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Alabama will send about 300 delegates to debate and solve world issues in a simulation of the UN General Assembly and the United Nations Security Council Feb. 16-18.
Rhodes College’s Postgraduate Scholarship Committee is endorsing three juniors to compete for the prestigious Truman Scholarship for 2018. They are Spencer Beckman, Dylan Craddock, and Anne Healy.
The competitive program accepts applications only through participating universities and offers one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors. Finalists will receive notifications in March 2018.
Adrian Winchester ’18