Matthew Wilcox, a 2013 candidate for a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, will spend his Fulbright year in Peru for an English teaching assistantship. He said he hopes the Fulbright award will bring him closer to Peruvian communities and teach him more about health and infectious diseases in the region.
Brenda Duverce, a 2013 candidate for a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, will travel to Botswana to study male and female sexual behaviors at the University of Botswana. She said the Fulbright experience would help her achieve a goal of attaining a career in international affairs.
Megan Echols, a 2013 candidate for a Bachelor of Architecture, will spend a year in Medellin, Colombia studying architecture’s role in the redevelopment of the city, the country’s second largest. She said the Fulbright experience would help her achieve her goals of attaining a career in international urban planning.
Jon Robert Brown, a 2013 Howard University candidate for a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine, will spend the upcoming year in Bahrain.