Colonial Encounters of an Ancient Kind

By Tyler Lecours When most of us hear the word “colonialism,” we tend to think of the 15th century CE, not the 5th century BCE. However, US student Tyler Lecours wants to broaden our understanding, thus his work explores how colonial encounters shaped and...

A Beacon of Change for the Bulgarian Deaf Community

Interview by Angela Rodel Ashod Derandonyan’s journey is a testament to resilience and empowerment. Having lost his hearing at two, he navigated a world devoid of inclusive policies for deaf people. His journey from facing educational barriers to being the first...
An “Avenue of Hope” through Dark Times

An “Avenue of Hope” through Dark Times

With the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, a cohort of Fulbright photographers, both Ukrainians and Americans, found themselves at the epicenter of momentous events equipped with their own weapons of defense: knowledge and a camera. Ukraine: War...
Fulbright Bulgarian Nominees (2024-25)

Fulbright Bulgarian Nominees (2024-25)

 Graduate Student Nominees Nominees Principals: 1. Alexander Ivanov – Linguistics 2. Slavina Ancheva – International Рelations 3. Bozhidar Diakov – Finances 4. Mila Ivanova – Education Alternates: 1. Rayna Emilova – Education 2. Veselin...
Where Good Business Begins

Where Good Business Begins

Radostina Angelova is CEO of Global Metrics company and holds a PhD in Economics from Sofia University. A sociologist, Dr. Angelova is currently doing research in econometrics as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Bentley University. She shares her impressions of her...
Engaging and Empowering Gen Z through Media Literacy

Engaging and Empowering Gen Z through Media Literacy

By Rada Kaneva  From November 16-19, Sofia, the vibrant capital of Bulgaria, hosted a seminar on media literacy for Fulbright English Teaching Assistants working in high schools across Europe. The seminar, sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at...
Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan, Fulbright Scholar AY 2022-23

Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan, Fulbright Scholar AY 2022-23

Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan was a Fulbright Scholar to Bulgaria in 2022 working on how speakers process sentences under interference as well as the underlying principles of the cognitive architecture of human language. Her findings will inform theoretical research and have...
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