Monthly Archives: January 2014

Reminder: Book Club Discussion/ Brunch- January 26, Sunday at 11:30am.

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Dear NJ Fulbrighters, Future Fulbrighters and the Friends of Fulbright!

Please join us even f you have not started or finished reading the book yet. If you have a passion for education, this will be the Book Club dialog you want to join.

Book Club Discussion/ Brunch

What:  Book Discussion/Luncheon:  “I am Malala” by Malala Yousafzai.
When:  Sunday January 26 at 11:30am.
Where:  Rasoi Restaurant at 1567 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ
We have a special quest from Nepal joining us (over SKYPE) to talk about his school and their struggle to bring pens and papers into his classroom.
(call Melda 973-498-8013 for your questions)
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Book Club Discussion/ Brunch- January 26, Sunday at 11:30am.

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After receiveing emails from the members regarding the book club meeting, Dr. Marranca and I would like to update the meeting date to SUNDAY, January 26.

Book Club Discussion/ Brunch

What:  Book Discussion/Luncheon:  “I am Malala” by Malala YousafzaiPublisher: Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition (October 8, 2013)
When:  Sunday January 26 at 11:30am.
Where:  Rasoi Restaurant at 1567 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ
Thank you. We are looking forward to seeing you all. Please RSVP so that we can reserve a table for us.

NJ Fulbright Spring Meeting- March 1, 2014

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NJ Fulbright Spring Meeting- March 1, 2014

FYI: Please mark your calendars for Spring 2014 meeting on Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 12 -4 pm. It will be  at Hamilton club-http://www.pccc.edu/home/cultural-affairs/art-galleries/the-hamilton-club-building Hamilton Club Building is located at 32 Church Street in Paterson, New Jersey.

Program will focus on Fulbright Student Scholars. It is a panel presentations. If you have a Fulbright student in your campus, please send their contact info, we will reach out to them.

More info- Melda.yildiz@Fulbrightmail.org

More detailed agenda, with verification of speakers, will be sent within a couple of weeks… Happy and healthy New Year and Spring 2014 semester!

NJfulbright

NJ Fulbright Book Club on Sunday January 26th!

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Mea Culpa! The correct date is Sunday January 26th!
After receiveing emails from the members, Dr. Marranca and I set the book club date on SUNDAY, January 26.

Book Club Discussion/ Brunch

What:  Book Discussion/Luncheon:  “I am Malala” by Malala YousafzaiPublisher: Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition (October 8, 2013)
When:  Sunday January 26 at 11:30am.
Where:  Rasoi Restaurant at 1567 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ

NJ Fulbright Book Club cordially invites…

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Book Club Discussion/ Brunch

What:  Book Discussion/Luncheon:  “I am Malala” by Malala YousafzaiPublisher: Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition (October 8, 2013)
When:  Sunday January 26 at 11:30am.
Where:  Rasoi Restaurant at 1567 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ
Book:  Yousafzai, M., & Lamb, C. (2013). I am Malala: The girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban. Little, Brown and Company.

Focusing on education for all the children. 42% of children cannot go to school in the world.

  • Around 61 million primary school-age children around the world aren’t in school. Poor kids often can’t go to school because they need to work to help their families survive.
  • Girls represent more than half — 53% — of out-of-school children. (Statistis from http://web.worldbank.org/)

Location: Rasoi Restaurant-1567 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ

(http://rasoiindianrestaurant.com/rasoi2/contactus.html)

If you are able to attend please RSVP Melda myildiz@kean.edu, we will reserve a table, or have questions, please contact: Richard rmarranca@earthlink.net OR Melda myildiz@kean.edu .

You can RSVP by clicking here.  OR use 

Looking forward to meeting you all!

“Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development. ”       Kofi Annan