Kansas City Chapter of the Fulbright Association cordially invites you to attend its 2023-24  ‘Grantee Recognition Ceremony’ to honor Kansas and Missouri 2022-23 Fulbright Scholar and Student grant finalists.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (CST, -5 GMT)

The first hour is the Fulbright Finalist recognition ceremony. Also, Kansas City Chapter will present its Service Award to Treasurer, Alicia Thomas. The second hour is a garden party reception where attendees can move around the virtual space to converse with each other.

This immersive, virtual KUMOSPACE event is free, but registration is required! KUMOSPACE how to.

All Kansas and Missouri college and university campuses are invited to attend, as well as Visiting Fulbrighters, Fulbright Alumni, family and friends, and the larger global community. Fulbright semi-finalists and those interested in applying to Fulbright are warmly welcomed!

2023-24 KS and MO Fulbright Finalists’ destination countries include: Taiwan, Spain, Ghana, India, Austria, Italy, Mexico, Armenia, Colombia, Germany, Brazil, Israel, and Belgium.

Representatives of participating KS and MO institutions will introduce their U.S. Fulbright Finalists:

University of Kansas
Dr. Rachel Sherman Johnson
Director, Internationalization & Partnerships
Fulbright Liaison and Fulbright Campus Advisor

University of Missouri, Kansas City
Dr. Peter Morello, Fulbright Liaison
Dr. Joy Stevenson, Director, Senior Internationalization Officer
Kate Wozniak, Associate Director, Study Abroad and Exchange
Morgan Ramsey, Sponsored Student Officer, International Student Affairs Office
Alexandria Spenner, Coordinator of International Advising Services

Drury University
Dr. Shelley Amiste Wolbrink
Fulbright Campus Advisor

Kansas State University
Dr. Mary Lou Marino, Development Director, Office of Research Development
Beth Powers, Director, Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarships
Dr. Grant Chapman, Associate Provost for International Programs
Dr. Marcellus Caldas, Assistant Provost for International Collaboration and Educational Programs

Saint Louis University
Dr. Robert Pampel
Director, University Honors Program

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (CST, -5 GMT)

We hope you can attend this free, immersive, virtual KUMOSPACE celebration! Registration is required. KUMOSPACE how to.

This event is moderated by Adrienne DeVine and Alexi Butts.

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This event is sponsored in part by:KUMOSPACERequest a sales demo.