School of Social Work Professor Selected for 2016-2017 Core Fulbright U. S. Scholar grant



Pitt School of Social Work Professor Selected for 2016-2017 Core Fulbright U. S. Scholar grant
Mary Elizabeth Rauktis will study child welfare practices in Portugal

Mary Elizabeth Rauktis, a research assistant professor and faculty member for the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center in the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work, has been awarded a Core Fulbright U. S. Scholar grant to conduct research and teach at the University of Porto, Portugal from September to December 2017.

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to “increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.”