United States Department of State Press Release
|05/13/2020 - 16:39||
URI students selected for prestigious summer programs in international affairs, public policy
KINGSTON, R.I. – May 13, 2020 – Two University of Rhode Island juniors have been selected for prestigious international affairs and public policy programs being held this summer.
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|05/11/2020 - 10:09||
Five UNM researchers selected as Fulbright Scholars
Three current Ph.D. students and two recent graduates from UNM have been selected for the prestigious Fulbright Awards this year. The 2020 awardees from The University of New Mexico are Carter Barnwell, Laura Steele, Martin Watkins, Jacqueline Hirsh Greene and Emmalee Johnston.
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|05/04/2020 - 12:59||
Freedom of religion cannot be used to deny other human rights
In a letter submitted to the U.S. State Department, Ipas urges the Commission on Unalienable Rights to uphold international human rights commitments and not misuse the right to freedom of religion to violate the right to safe abortion care and the rights of women, girls, and LGBTQ people.
|05/04/2020 - 10:09||
Five URI students awarded prestigious Fulbright grants
KINGSTON, R.I. – May 4, 2020 — Five University of Rhode Island students have been awarded Fulbright grants to conduct research abroad.
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|04/13/2020 - 16:52||
NSAF Profile: L. Reece Smyth, on Being Americas Man in Ireland
Reece Smyth, representing the US Department of State, is a National Security Affairs Fellow (NSAF) for the academic year 2019–20 at the Hoover Institution.
|04/03/2020 - 01:30||
Fulbright U.S. Scholar info session for Faculty and Administrators
In addition to several new program models designed to meet the changing needs of U.S. academics and professionals, Fulbright is offering more opportunities for flexible, multi-country grants.
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|03/18/2020 - 18:14||
Senior State Department Official Michelle Giuda Returns to Weber Shandwick
Weber Shandwick today announced former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Michelle Giuda will re-join the firm as executive vice president of geopolitical strategy and risk in the agency’s global Public Affairs practice. Giuda served as Assistant Secretary from February 2018 until March 2020, leading the State Department’s global communications strategy and operations.
|03/16/2020 - 18:23||
Details for INL employees and the public
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Beginning March 17, Idaho National Laboratory will recommend its employees work from home, depending on the nature of their jobs. The announcement came Monday from INL Laboratory Director Mark Peters who says the measures are meant to ensure the health and well-being of the lab’s workers. At this time, no INL employees or subcontractors have tested positive for COVID-19.
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|03/11/2020 - 13:24||
Secretary Michael R. Pompeo on the Release of the 2019 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices
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|03/03/2020 - 23:57||
Purdue University to Host 2020 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders
Purdue University is proud to announce its selection as an Institute Partner for the 2020 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.
|03/03/2020 - 13:38||
2020 International Women of Courage Award Recipients Announced
On Wednesday, March 4, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will host the Annual International Women of Courage (IWOC) Awards at the U.S. Department of State to honor 12 extraordinary women from around the world. The First Lady of the United States Melania Trump will deliver remarks to recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of these women.
|03/01/2020 - 11:59||
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo to Host the 2020 Annual International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony, with Remarks by First Lady Melania Trump
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will honor a group of extraordinary women with the 2020 Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award.
|02/29/2020 - 12:05||
STATEMENT BY MORGAN ORTAGUS, SPOKESPERSON
We are concerned by the arrest of prominent Hong Kong businessman and publisher Jimmy Lai and two other longtime advocates for civil liberties and democracy in Hong Kong. We expect Hong Kong authorities not to use law enforcement selectively for political purposes, and to handle cases fairly and transparently in a manner that preserves the rule of law and the Hong Kong people’s universal rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and freedom of expression.
|02/18/2020 - 21:21||
Rep. Lauren Underwood to 125+ Local Leaders: American Diplomacy, Foreign Assistance Crucial to Illinois Economy, U.S. National Security
Lauren Underwood (D-IL) joined with more than 125 business, veteran, and community leaders today to discuss the importance of American diplomacy and development programs for strengthening U.S. national security and lifting up communities across Illinois.
|02/16/2020 - 23:13||
PSU celebrates seven 2019-2020 Fulbright students
Portland State has seven U.S. students enrolled in the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the exchange program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
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|02/11/2020 - 14:07||
UW is a top producer of Fulbright scholars and students
Pictured here are the undergraduate students. Not pictured is Hana Bloedel and Thomas Pham.University of Washington.
|02/10/2020 - 16:45||
UTs Fulbright Student Production Still Ranks Among Top in U.S.
AUSTIN, Texas — For the 11th consecutive year, The University of Texas at Austin is one of the top U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. students, ranking higher than any other research institution in Texas.
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|02/10/2020 - 15:41||
Purdue receives recognition by Chronicle of Higher Education for Fulbright Scholars
Linda Nie, associate professor in the Department of Health Sciences, conducting an experiment at the synchrotron facility at the Pohang (South Korea) Accelerator Laboratory.
|02/10/2020 - 15:22||
State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) FY 2021 Budget Request
The President’s FY 2021 Budget requests nearly $41 billion for the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), enabling both agencies to protect U.S. citizens, increase American prosperity, and advance the development of democratic societies.
|02/10/2020 - 14:34||
The U.S. Department of State Announces Fulbright Top Producing Institutions
The lists of nearly 200 U.S. higher education institutions that sent the most Fulbright U.S. Students and Scholars abroad in academic year 2019-2020 are now available.
|02/10/2020 - 14:31||
UWMadison listed as a top producer of Fulbright U.S. students
UW–Madison is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2019–2020 Fulbright U.S. Students.
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|02/10/2020 - 11:01||
University named Top Producing Institution for number of Fulbright scholars
Dianne Conrad, associate professor of nursing, is pictured at Dublin City University, where she spent a semester after earning a Fulbright Scholar award.
|02/10/2020 - 00:58||
USAID Administrator Mark Green's Remarks to the Press on the FY 2021 Budget Request
Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun and USAID Administrator Mark Green's Remarks to the Press on the FY 2021 Budget Request Harry S. Truman Building Press Briefing Room Washington, D.C.
|02/09/2020 - 21:31||
The University of New Mexico named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars, Students
The University of New Mexico was among the list of top U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholars announced today by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The top producers highlight the Fulbright Program’s strong institutional diversity and impact on American communities across the United States.
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|02/07/2020 - 19:20||
Deputy Secretary Stephen E. Biegun and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green On-Camera Briefing on the Presidents FY 2021 Budget Request
There will be an on-camera, on-the-record press briefing with Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun and USAID Administrator Mark Green on the President’s FY 2021 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of State and USAID on Monday, February 10 at 1:45 p.m.