Students from the United States head overseas every year as Fulbright scholars, and foreign students study in the United States. Recent participants in the program talk about spending a year studying in Africa.
Dan Hoyle, Fulbright U.S. student fellow, 2004-2005; studied oil politics and community organizing in Nigeria
Sophie Beal, Fulbright U.S. student fellow, 2004-2005; studied empowerment through fiction in the work of Mia Coutu in Mozambique
Cliff Missen, Fulbright Scholars program alumnus (1998-1999); systems analyst and adjunct instructor, University of Iowa
Zeeshan Al-Hassan Usmani, Fulbright scholar and student at the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Fla.