Fulbright Scholar Presents at Southwest Fulbright Research Symposium

February 12, 2020

Alexa Saavedra, Strategic Communications Coordinator

St. Philip’s College will host the 2020 Southwest Fulbright Symposium on Saturday, February 15, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. in the Turbon Student Center (216).

The San Antonio Fulbright Association is an annual event that welcomes round-table presentations on the following topics: International case studies, a faculty and/or student international project; an unusual international experience; personal and professional reflections on international experiences; sharing of international institutional work; and perspectives on global issues and events.

Participants are welcome to share a "work in progress" for professional assessment and constructive commentary.

St. Philip’s College Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Dr. Derick Wilson, will be among those presenting during 

the event. Since 2019, Dr. Wilson has been assisting the college to internationalize its courses and programs; drawing on his experience as a youth worker and community relations practitioner in Northern Ireland, a peace practitioner of reconciliation practices with the Corrymeela Community and an academic in education, peace, conflict studies and restorative practices.

The Southwest Fulbright Symposium focuses on promoting international educational and cultural exchange to foster a global network of all internationalists.

Coffee and breakfast will be provided at 8:30 a.m. For more information on the event, contact Andrew Hill at (210) 284-6494 or ahill76@alamo.edu.

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