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Finland native awarded Fulbright

June 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

When Sonja Smerud started studying German as a child, it seemed a random choice after her dad encouraged her to start attending Concordia Language Villages, summer language immersion camps in western Minnesota.

“It was like, ‘Oh, I guess I’l…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

MW president awarded Fulbright

February 12, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Shrubb will travel to Russia to forge agricultural relationships
WORTHINGTON Dr. Richard Shrubb, president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College, will travel to Russia in early April to help forge relationships between rural Russian farmers and agribusiness professionals and farmers from southwest Minnesota.
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Mitchell native receives Fulbright scholarship

November 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Tiffany Ellis, a 2012 graduate of Ball State University’s master’s program in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and linguistics, received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Macedonia, where she is teaching conversation classes at the University Goce Delcev.
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Sam Nelson of Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn., receives Fulbright Award

April 3, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Sam Nelson, a history instructor at Ridgewater College, has been named a Fulbright Scholar for 2012-13. Continue Reading

Fulbright recipient juggles time demands en route to school year in Norway

March 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Monday was a busy day for Sarah K. Anderson, who recently won a Fulbright grant to teach in Norway next year. But you could just as easily say she’s had a busy decade. Continue Reading