A Year in the Fulbright Life: Shaker’s Story

September 2021

As part of my “hydraulic structures” class, I visited the Melvin Price Lock and Dam, which is one of the largest dams on the Mississippi River. It was my first time seeing a dam on the inside and analyzing its structure outside of the classroom — something that wasn’t possible back home.

December 2021

During the break, I used the time off to travel to Miami and enjoy the beautiful Miami December weather.

January 2022

January brought lots of snow to my area! I personally enjoy snow because it gives me an opportunity to take a break and enjoy the calmness and hidden beauty of nature.

August 2022



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