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NewsThe high-achieving students of the UCLA Russian Flagship Program
Having never travelled abroad, Boren Awardee will be studying Russian in Kazakhstan for a year. Read more
UCLA International Institute, May 5, 2014 — Sarah Mathews, a graduate student in the African Studies Interdepartmental Degree Program of the UCLA International Institute, received the prestigious Boren Award for International Study in 2013. The fellowship gave Mathews the chance to fulfill a long cherished goal: to study the Yoruba language. She began in her studies in an intensive summer program at the University of Florida, t...
Ryan Donaghy, a Ph.D. student at the University of California, Los Angeles and former Fulbright English Teaching Assistant, received a Boren Fellowship to Turkey. Ryan’s primary goal has been to achieve fluency in Turkish and, according to Ryan, “As a result of the Boren Fellowship, I can confidently say that I have reached full professional proficiency in Turkish; I can read the newspaper, I can watch TV and listen to the radi...
Last year, several Boren Fellowship recipients came together to develop short films describing formative events and impressions from their Boren experiences abroad. Over the next few weeks, the Boren Awards program will share these digital storytelling projects on our website and YouTube page to give you a glimpse into what it’s like to be a Boren Fellow. While a MA student in political science at the University of Wisconsin-Milwa...
Alyssa Haerle, a 2011 Boren Scholar, was recently profiled by the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). Alyssa is earning a double major in political science and Russian. She is currently studying at St. Petersburg State University as part of the UCLA Russian Flagship Program. Read Alyssa's complete profile from UCLA NewsRoom.
While earning his doctoral degree in curriculum and instruction from the University of California in Los Angeles, Tyson Marsh received a Boren Fellowship to study Arabic in Egypt. Liking the country and research opportunities, he stayed and began teaching English in Cairo, later moving into a leadership position with the International American School in Alexandria, Egypt. Marsh was recently hired as an assistant professor in educati...