Fabrics of Indonesia: Part 3

— Compiled by Kelly Fitzgerald — Every year, Indonesiaful features current Fulbright English Teaching Assistants (ETAs) wearing traditional clothing from across Indonesia. This year, we will continue this tradition by featuring members of the 2016-17 ETA cohort. While Indonesia is a vast country, the most famous fabric is batik. Batik is most closely associated with…

Central Java Through Their Eyes: Video Blog

–By Michaela Chinn and Katarina Krueger– Kata and I wanted to show what a fun-filled adventure we have had while living in Central Java as Fulbright English Teaching Assistants (ETAs). We’ve worked hard to nurture meaningful relationships within our schools and communities and to learn about Indonesian and Javanese culture. In doing so, we have…

Monthly Highlights: November-December 2015

As the 2015-2016 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship grantees continue to teach, learn, and live across Indonesia, they are still finding new ways to engage with their communities in and out of the classroom. Below are monthly highlights from November and December 2015 about these engagement efforts from ETAs placed in Sumatra and Central Java. Magelang, Central…