Alumni Spotlight: Nina Bhattacharya

Name: Nina Bhattacharya Hometown: Grand Blanc, Michigan School: University of Michigan (B.A. in Public Policy) Fulbright ETA placement location and year: During the 2012-2013 grant period, I taught at SMA Negeri 1 Krian in Krian, Java Timur. (You can read more about my day-to-day life that year—the good and the challenging—on The Hairpin.) Current city…

Alumni Spotlight: Bethany Kreider

Name: Bethany Kreider Hometown: Sinking Spring, PA School: University of Tampa Fulbright ETA placement location and year: Samarinda 2011-2012, Kendari 2012-2013 Current city and job: New York City, YES Grant Coordinator at iEARN-USA Life after Fulbright: After returning from Indonesia, I moved to New York City and began working at iEARN-USA, a nonprofit organization that…

Alumni Spotlight: Rebecca Kulik

Name: Rebecca Kulik Hometown: Dayton, Ohio. ETA Placement and Year: I was at SMA 1 Telaga (a public school) in Gorontalo, Gorontalo. Current City: Chongqing, China. Life after Fulbright: I’m developing a very strange relationship with Indonesia. On the one hand, I miss it like crazy. My students, my school, the food (oh God, the food).…