February 26, 2018

Croft Visiting Speaker: Vivian Salama

Reporting on War from the Middle East

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 7 p.m. - The Joseph C. Bancroft Room (Croft 107)

Vivian Salama is a national political reporter for NBC News based in Washington. She most recently reported on the Trump White House for The Associated Press, where she also served as deputy politics editor and Baghdad bureau chief. Prior to moving to Washington, Vivian worked as a foreign correspondent for 12 years, reporting on more than 60 countries.

March 1, 2018

Meeting for Students with Daniel Kramer, Director of Fulbright U.S. Student  Program

Thursday, March 1 - 3:00-4:00 p.m. - Honors College Room 331

Dr. Daniel Kramer, the Director of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program at the Institute of International Education (IIE), has been invited by the Croft Institute to visit the University of Mississippi on Thursday, March 1.  He will be conducting a workshop for students from 3 to 4 p.m. in Honors College Room 331.  The workshop will also feature current students who are Fulbright semifinalists.  All Croft students should strongly consider pursuing a Fulbright U.S. Student Award, which provides funding for research or teaching abroad after graduation.

Dr. Kramer received his Ph.D. in Germanic Languages and Literatures from Harvard University in 2003 and has been the director of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and other international scholarship and exchange programs at IIE since 2012.