*All speaker events take place at 6 p.m.
October 23rd in Buntrock 144
Diane Wiese-Bjornstal: Professor at the University of Minnesota, Sports Psychology
November 6th in Buntrock 144
Susan Gatto: Family Therapist
March 19th in Buntrock 144
Kathy Moore: School Psychologist
Psychology Major awarded Fulbright
Shaina Rud St. Olaf Psychology Major has been named Fulbright fellows for 2014–15.
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is sponsored by the Department of State and awards more than 1,500 grants to U.S. students every year. The program operates in more than 140 countries, seeking to “increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and people of other countries” and “contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.” Program participants are chosen based on many factors, including leadership potential and academic merit.
The Fulbright recipient and project:
Shaina Rud ’14 will work as an English Teaching Assistant in South Korea, where she hopes to start or become involved in after-school athletic programs — specifically track and field. She is a psychology major.