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Dr. Kris Bulcroft, American Fulbright Scholar, originally from Western Washington University, took up his award in 1995-96 at the University of British Columbia.  Now, nearly 15 years later, he will be taking the reigns of another British Columbian University; Capilano University.  Fulbright Canada congratulates Dr. Bulcroft on his recent success!

To read more about the appointment, please see the official release by Capilano University.

On Thursday, September 23rd, Fulbright Canada will hosting the “Celebration of Excellence” Gala Dinner to mark 20 years of enhancing the Canada-U.S. relationship through the exchange of the best and brightest minds from both countries.  Mark this date in your calendar!  Invitations have been sent out.

For more information, visit our website.

Come and see world-renowned economist and author, Robert Pozen, speak on the future of the Canadian and American economies! Dr. Pozen will kick off the Fulbright Canada Directing the Power of Human Knowledge Lecture Series on Tuesday, June 2 in Toronto, Ontario at 5:00 pm at the Design Exchange (234 Bay Street).  The lecture will be open to the public.

A reception will follow the lecture.

During a time of unequaled tragedy, Canadian Fulbright student, Julia Gaffield, has provided the people of Haiti with a small glimmer of hope.  After nearly 200 years, the documents which were produced when Haiti declared their independence from France, have been found.  While on her Fulbright exchange, Gaffield uncovered the documents at the British National Archives.  The documents will be returned to their rightful place in Port-au-Prince.

For the complete tale, take a look at this article in the New York Times. read more

“People having been coming up to me saying how great the Olympics were and they enjoyed watching Canada do as well as they did. I also think there is a greater appreciation for hockey!”

Read about what 2009-10 Fulbright and eco-leader, Dr. Chris Lemieux thinks of the United States, the Winter Olympics and his Fulbright experience in this article for the University of Waterloo Daily Bulletin.

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