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Brookfield East Graduate to Receive U.S. Fulbright Grant

Alex McTaggart senior photoBrookfield East 2015 graduate, Alex McTaggart, has been selected to receive a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to serve as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Lithuania. McTaggart is a senior history major currently attending Rhodes College in Tennessee.

The Fulbright Program is a flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government, designed to increase mutual understanding between citizens of the U.S. and other countries. The program was founded in 1946 and awards approximately 1,900 U.S. students annually.

McTaggart will receive his grant to serve during the 2019-20 academic year. Elmbrook Schools congratulates Alex on his grant and wishes him the best on his travels.

Click here to learn more about Alex and his grant in Rhode College's article.