Introduction and Background      Many of us would agree that Senator J. William Fulbright’s vision of “a world with a little more knowledge and a little less conflict” will feature healthy ecosystems, appreciation of cultural diversity, and of course, delicious food. However, the world has been moving in the wrong direction over the past century. Today, 75% of…
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Mary Hamilton's research focuses on traditional boat building and its role in Tao culture, from the first meeting to decide to build a boat to its completion and ritual initiation.   Mary Hamilton is a graduate of Fordham University. As a Fulbright Fellow at National Taitung University's Department of Public and Cultural Affairs, she is researching boat building among the…
      Dr. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // entered a 99 percent Indigenous community in Yilan, Taiwan to develop cultural Empowerment program. She focused on the community-school base in her curriculum development and assessment and she identified a niche emphasizing ethnic identity and educational opportunity. Dr. Yeh worked…
    As an artist, one of This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. // 's passions is a search for cultural identity. He believes indigenous clay is a metaphor for the malleable foundation upon which we respond to the world. Simon's Fulbright journey has lead him to dig, process, test and…
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