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Announcement posted by Kelsey Brown ’23

Esther Appiah ’21 Awarded Fulbright Grant to Teach English in Côte d’Ivoire

International Studies major and Religious Studies minor Esther Appiah ’21 will travel to Côte d'Ivoire in January 2022 through the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) program. The ETA program places Fulbright grant recipients in classrooms in foreign countries to provide assistance to local English teachers and serve as cultural ambassadors for the United States.

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Announcement posted by Emma Sternberg ’21

Madison Gilbertson ’21 Receives Victoria L. Soto Memorial Award from Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters

In recognition of her dedication to mentoring children, Trinity College senior Madison Gilbertson ’21 has been awarded the Victoria L. Soto Memorial Award by Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters. Gilbertson met with her ‘Little’ for four years while at Trinity, even connecting virtually when schools transitioned to remote learning during the pandemic.

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Academics posted by Kelsey Brown ’23

Storytelling for Social Change: Alumnus Hosts Workshop for First-Year Students

“Everyone has a story to tell,” bestselling author, podcaster, teacher, and columnist Matthew Dicks IDP’99 said to first-year Community Action Gateway students in the spring 2021 “Building Knowledge for Social Change” course. Dicks was invited to talk about the importance that storytelling has in his life and how students can use storytelling in social change initiatives.