Fulbright Scholar Stories

Stories About and From UC Davis Fulbright Scholars

My Trip to America: Fulbright Scholar’s Impressions of the USA

November 07, 2018
Rovshan Abbasov, from Khazar University in Azerbaijan, spent the 2010-11 academic year in the United States on a Fulbright scholarship. The following details memories of his time in the U.S. and at UC Davis.

Dean Lindstrom to Serve as Fulbright Specialist

September 13, 2018
UC Davis School of Education Dean Lauren Lindstrom will serve as a Fulbright Specialist in the area of education for a three-year appointment and will utilize her diverse and award-winning research area expertise.

Meet One of Our International Scholars

November 07, 2017
Nihal Buzkan of Turkey is savoring her time in the vineyards and labs at UC Davis like she would a good wine. A professor of grapevine pathology at Kahramanmaras Sutcu Iman University, she is among the 15 scholars from 10 countries who are researching and teaching at UC Davis through the Fulbright Program.

Journeys in Bhutan: from Fulbright Scholar to Study Abroad Leader

October 22, 2017
Global Affairs Director of Global Professional Programs reflects on her experiences in Bhutan—in the past as a Fulbright Scholar and in the present as a Global Affairs Seed Grant awardee—and looks ahead to the future as she will be bringing the inaugural cohort of UC Davis students to study abroad there.

Fulbright Scholar Story: Biophotonics in Taiwan

September 15, 2012
Professor Yin Yeh recounts his experience as a Fulbright Scholar to Taiwan, the events leading up to his travel, and the collaborative opportunities that have emerged as a result—distinguishing his Fulbright experience from traditional academic travel grants.

Fulbright Scholar Story: Fruit Crop Training in Morocco: Berries for Export

September 15, 2011
2011-12 UC Davis U.S. Fulbright Scholar to Morocco Mark Gaskell had the opportunity to participate in long-term rural development through research and training Moroccan agronomic researchers in small fruit crops while living and working in an Arab culture.