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International Conference on American Studies

“Applying Teaching Innovation in the American Studies Curriculum” was the title of the International Conference hosted by South East European University on Tuesday (22 August 2012) and organized by the Fulbright Association.

The Conference brought together all professors of American studies from South East Europe.

The Executive Director of the Fulbright Association, Mary Ellen Schmider, and the Educational and Cultural Attache of the US Embassy in Macedonia gave opening remarks for all university representatives from South East Europe.

SEEU Pro-rector for Research, Prof. Dr. Blerim Reka, also welcomed participants and spoke about the importance of American Studies.

“We hope to re-examine the historical, political and cultural connections within the United States and between the United States and the global community, while bringing together university faculty and members of the community interested in redesigning regional American Studies programs.” Prof. Dr. Blerim Reka said.