The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program places grantees in schools overseas to supplement local English language instruction and to provide a native speaker presence in the classrooms. Pitt's winners this year — all from the class of 2017 — include:
- Tiffani Anne Humble, of Butler, Pennsylvania, who graduated with a Sociology major and a Global Studies certificate, has been Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Grant to Jordan.
- Melissa Kukowski, of Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, who earned a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and Psychology and minors in Chemistry and Classics, has been named a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to South Korea.
- Amber Montgomery, of Pasadena, Maryland, who graduated with degrees in History and International and Area Studies and a minor in Political Science with certificates in Arabic language and Linguistics, has been named a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to Jordan.
- Marjorie Tolsdorf, of McLean, Virginia, graduated with a Bachelor of Philosophy in Political Science and Russian and Eastern European Studies major. She has been named a 2017 Fulbright U.S. Student Program English Teaching Assistantship to Russia.