How my Fulbright opened the opportunity for a PhD in the USA

Dear Friends, Fulbrighters and those interested in studying in the USA! It’s been a while since I blogged. My Fulbright experience came to an end last May 2014, I had to say goodbye to the wonderful Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University and Peabody! With a sad heart I had to leave the new formed friendships, but […]

Miami, Culture Shock and the Moon

Leaving for an unknown country can be scary, but Fulbright takes care of it’s students. Before embarking for my studious life at the Johns Hopkins University, I got invited to a ‘Fulbright Gateway Orientation Seminar’ in Miami from August the 19th until August the 23th 2013. Let me tell you why this was such a valuable […]

In my mansarde*

In my previous post I shared the story of how The Rosenthal Family welcomed me into their home. But this was of course only a temporary solution. It was necessary for me to find a permanent home, and I found it in the cozy and green neighborhood near my Campus: Oakenshaw. When it comes to […]

Leaving for the USA

More then 5 moths ago – on Tuesday March the 19th to be precise – I received an email that would drastically change my life: Dear Ms. Koziej, Congratulations! You were selected as a Fulbright Belgium grantee.   For those of you who aren’t familiar, Fullbright is a scholarship that enables students or researchers from […]