URI Fulbright award winner Michael Roderick of Tiverton works with students at a school in Vilnius, Lithuania, when he interned at the U.S. Embassy in Lithuania. Photo courtesy of Michael Roderick.
URI grad student awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in South Korea
2015 May 29The U.S. Fulbright Student Program is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by providing high-achieving students with the opportunity to study or teach abroad. The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Program places grantees in schools overseas to supplement local English language instruction and to provide a native speaker in the classrooms.