FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
CONTACT: Elizabeth Fischtziur - (425) 352-3636 - firstname.lastname@example.org
BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell is proud to announce Professor Gray Kochhar-Lindgren, director of its Center for University Studies and Programs, as recipient of a 2009-2010 Fulbright General Education Fellowship.
The Fellowship will help to support the creation of cross-disciplinary curriculum in a consortium of Hong Kong Universities, which in 2012 are transitioning to 3 to 4 year degrees. Hosted by the University of Hong Kong and its Philosophy Department, Professor Kochhar-Lindgren will teach one course per semester, along with organized workshops coordinated by the Hong Kong-America Center on the first year experience and integrated learning initiatives in General Education.
As a first time recipient of the Fulbright General Education Fellowship, Professor Kochhar-Lindgren is "extremely pleased to have won the award and excited to begin integrating cross-disciplinary curriculum into Hong Kong Universities."
To learn more about Professor Kochhar-Lindgren, visit http://www.uwb.edu/IAS/faculty/gkochhar.xhtml.
About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell was founded in 1990 to serve King and Snohomish counties and north Puget Sound area students seeking bachelor's and master's degrees. UW Bothell offers degree programs in applied computing, business, nursing, education, computing and software systems, interdisciplinary arts and sciences, cultural studies, and policy studies.