Thupten Dorjee creating a sand mandala in Mullins Library

Teaching Compassion Through Cultural Experiences

Thupten Dorjee grew up in a Tibetan refugee settlement in India, sometimes receiving barely enough food to get by. One day, an elderly monk from Drepung Loseling Monastery in the south of India shared his meager...
Go behind the scenes and connect more deeply to Fulbright College and those who are its heart and soul with the new Fulbright REVIEW blog, formerly the college’s semi-annual digital magazine.

Read on to meet some of the people who make up our Fulbright Family. We hope you’ll enjoy these first-person stories, Q&A features and more. If you have a great story idea or know someone you’d like us to feature, email us at or submit your own post.

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Welcome to the January Round Up of the Fulbright REVIEW Blog

Happy 2019, Fulbright Family! It’s a new year and so many exciting research projects, initiatives, events and more will be happening here at the U of A’s J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences in the months to come.We’ll be sure to share all of the details...

Pryor Center Announces New Executive Director

The David and Barbara Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral and Visual History at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences has named William Schwab as its new executive director.“We are very excited to have Bill take on this role,” said Todd Shields, dean of...