fulbright http://michiganradio.org en Sorry, Harvard: UM gets most Fulbright awards http://michiganradio.org/post/sorry-harvard-um-gets-most-fulbright-awards <p>How do you like them apples? Once again, the University of Michigan gets the nerd bragging rights for receiving more Fulbright Grants than any other school this year.</p><p>Forty Michigan students received the grants, a school record.&nbsp;Harvard’s in second with 31.</p><p>Besides the ego boost, Michiganders get to work in dozens of countries, researching everything from healthcare to Chinese sculpture.</p><p>Andrea Ubriel Goldner is studying landscape architecture in Morocco.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 21:10:12 +0000 Kate Wells 9681 at http://michiganradio.org Sorry, Harvard: UM gets most Fulbright awards 40 University of Michigan students get Fulbright grants for 2012-13 http://michiganradio.org/post/40-university-michigan-students-get-fulbright-grants-2012-13 <p>ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan says 40 of its students have received Fulbright grants from the State Department for overseas education.<br><br>The Ann Arbor school announced Monday that more of the grants were awarded to its students than any other U.S. institution for the 2012-13 academic year. Harvard University is second with 31 recipients, and Brown University is third with 29.<br><br>Michigan says this marks the sixth time in the past eight years it has held that honor. It also led the nation in Fulbrights in 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011.<br> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 12:56:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 9667 at http://michiganradio.org