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Quarantined with Fulbrighters: Podcast showcases alumni contributions during Covid-19

The Covid-19 health crisis, which brought the world to a standstill, also elicited extraordinary compassion and selfless acts of service from healthcare professionals, as a well as ordinary citizens. As in past crises, Fulbright alumni have been at the forefront of efforts to manage the pandemic and its fallout in ...
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USEFP launches new website

USEFP launched a brand new website on the occasion of its 70th anniversary. The new and improved website features all the latest news as well as important resources for individuals interested in higher education in the United States. There is a special section that gives an overview of the history ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach Features USEFP

Talent abounds among USEFP’s creative writing contest entries

One of the highlights of this quarter was a creative writing contest organized by EdUSA for Pakistani students enrolled in A-levels or FSc. The contest provided students with an opportunity to showcase their creative talents, promising the added bonus of certificates and prizes to the winning entries. The judges for ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach Features USEFP

EdUSA’s virtual bootcamps – a safe and effective source of information on college applications

The pandemic created many hurdles for EducationUSA advisors, one of them was reaching out to interested students in the most interactive way possible. With schools shut down, it was going to be difficult to hold outreaches and events like in the past, thus, advisors in Karachi came up with a ...
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Alumni Alumni In Action Features In Their Own Words USEFP

Fulbright and Humphrey alumni step-up in times of crisis

Over the years, USEFP alumni have proven that they are committed to using the knowledge and skills learned on their exchange experiences in the U.S. to drive positive change in Pakistan. During Covid-19 this commitment has been reaffirmed, as many Fulbright and Humphrey alumni have set up initiatives to help ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach Features USEFP

EdUSA webinars help HEI reps reach broader audience during pandemic

The quarantine period was a difficult time for many, but also an opportunity for prospective students to start thinking about their plans for higher education in the United States. EducationUSA and USEFP held a series of webinars with higher education institute representatives to keep students informed and up to date ...
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Inside out

By Aqsa Azam 11-year-old Jim was highly agoraphobic-to the point he couldn’t go to school, didn’t have any close friends, and hadn’t stepped outside ever since the day his bullies took things too far. The bullies had thankfully moved but the impact they had left on Jim hadn’t. The bullies ...
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The story of us

By Sair Shaikh The Last Man on Earth sat alone in his room when there was a knock on the door. Being no stranger to the tricks of the wind, the Last Man sat coughing up blood into a snowy white tissue. He balled the tissue up and threw it ...
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Is there someone waiting?

By Parniyan Bashar “The last man on Earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door.” It sounded hollow as it echoed through the large, mechanical room. The knock sounded foreign to him. Had it really been twenty years already? Of course, he had no real ...
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