Reminder: NJ Fulbright Chapter Spring 2016 Meeting


Dear NJ Fulbright Colleagues and Students,

March 12, 2016 (Saturday) between 11am-1pm., please join our Spring meeting.

The meeting will be hosted by Eastern International College, Jersey City, NJ.

Catered lunch (Rumi Restaurant in JC) and refreshments will be served.

Global Scholars MEET, GREET, DISCUSS Global Issues and NETWORK event!

Theme: We are all connected to each other through Fulbright.


Dr. Nabil Marshood: Reads his poem: “Holy Land.”

Dr. Richard Marranca: Reads an except from his recent Novel-“The New Romantics: 10 Stories of Mystery, Passion, Travel and Vampires.”

Dr. Britta Bomhard: Showcases her recent projects at Arm& Hammer

Dr. Hamid Elmyar- Shares his Global Health Book project.

Dr. Virgil Blanco- Shares his article: “Culture, Language and the Brain: Diversity and Conflict.”

We invite you to bring a share your recent publications. We will set a table to display your recent work. Please contact us if you would like to promote your book or art.

Please let us know if you would like to share your ideas and RSVP for food ordering.

Thank you.

Peace, Melda N. Yildiz


LOCATION:  Eastern International College

2nd floor conference room

684 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306
There is parking available in the back of the building. Please use the entrance on Summit Avenue right after the Five Corners Library too enter the back of the building for parking.
Please see the picture for parking.



MOMA January 17- Sunday at 12:30pm.


Please let us know if you would like to join us on MOMA trip!

Suzan Cole is leading the field trip.

Please sign up on this google form is you are planning to join us.

The first 10 sign ups only pay $5 for the MOMA special entrance.

Day/Time: January 17 at 12:30pm. Meet us at the entrance.

Here are the current exhibits-

Have you heard the Picasso Sculptures and Jackson Pollack exhibits?

Thank you for your interest.


End the Year with a Gift to Increase the Fulbright Effect


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Thank You for Your Generosity! We’ve raised $92K to Fund It Forward. Help us reach $100K by 12/31 to get us over the finish line – we’re so close!

Every Fulbrighter has a story of their Fulbright effect. What’s yours? By partnering with the Fulbright Association, Erwin turned his idea into a nonprofit to distribute eye glasses in 5 countries.

Fulbrighters imagine a world with greater tolerance, mutual understanding and peaceful ties around the world. The need is great – there’s so much more we can do!

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Dear Friends and Scholars around the world,

Please join our peace project on Padlet! You can enter your wishes, questions, ideas; upload your images; record and share your audio or videos; showcase your projects below.

Thank you all for your support. We wish you the happiest, healthiest and the most peaceful holiday season!

NJ Advisory Board

Sharing The Distinctive Values That Form Our Cultures: Russia, Brazil and Afghanistan

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Montclair State University, Student Center, Room 411
Monday, November 30th at 1:45pm 
Sponsored by: The Global Education Center and Montclair Fulbright Association
Presented by: Fulbright Scholars and Students

Come and enjoy an informal presentation on unique aspects of the cultures of Russia, Brazil and Afghanistan from three Fulbright students and scholars.

Light refreshments from each country will be available to guests.