Fulbright scholar to discuss teaching in Thailand

Craig Geffre '11Craig Geffre, Linfield College alumnus, will present “From Festivals to Floods: A Year Teaching in Thailand,” Monday, April 29, at 3 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

Geffre will discuss his everyday life in Thailand and experience with international education. He will explain the importance of building mutual understanding through cultural ambassadorship. He will also discuss the challenges and rewards that come from working in another country.

Geffre graduated from Linfield College in 2011. While at Linfield, Geffre received a Fulbright scholarship to teach English in Thailand. During his lecture he will discuss his experience as a Fulbright scholar and give advice on how to apply for the program.

The event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the International Programs Office. For more information, contact Michele Tomseth, Assistant Director of International Programs and January Term Off- Campus Program Coordinator, at ipo@linfield.edu.