Commission Reaches Out to Alexandria
On March 13-14 the Commission called on Alexandria University and the Bibliotheca Alexadrina. The delegation was led by the Executive Director Bruce A. Lohof, who was joined by Nevine Gad El-Mawla and Hanan El Rihany of the Commission’s Egypt Program. The Team presented seminars on the Fulbright Egyptian Scholar and Student Programs at both the University and the Library, while Dr. Lohof briefed the Library’s Chief Librarian Dr. Sohair F. Wastawy and the University’s Vice President for Postgraduate Studies and Research, Dr. Hind Mamdouh Hanafy, on the range of Fulbright opportunities available to their institutions. Through visits like this, the Commission is able to enrich its relations with Egypt’s academic and professional communities.