Linfield Fulbright alumnus to discuss time in Thailand

A Linfield College alumnus will present on his year-long teaching experience in Thailand at 3 p.m. April 29 in Riley 201.

Craig Geffre, class of 2011, received a Fulbright scholarship during his time at Linfield that enabled him to begin his work teaching English in Thailand. His presentation is titled “From Festivals to Floods: A Year Teaching in Thailand.”

Geffre will present his experience as an international educator, as well as give students useful information about applying to the Fulbright scholarship program. Fulbright scholarships are highly competitive and are for people seeking funding for international education exchange projects.

The presentation will focus on the highs and lows of Geffre’s experience, as well as the importance of cross-cultural connections.

The presentation is free and sponsored by the Linfield International Programs Office.

 

Olivia Marovich/Staff writer

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