In October and November, The American Dream Team spoke with four people involved in the Fulbright Programme, including the director of the UK Branch of the institution; Michael Scott – Kline. The Fulbright Programme is designed to allow for academic movement between the US and other countries, allowing for the exchange of ideas and culture. You can visit the American Dream Team page on YouTube to listen to the interviews, or hear them below:
Yulia Chubarova is a Russian teacher who, under the Fulbright initiative, taught and studied at Juniata College in Pennslyvania.
Michael Scott-Kline is the director of the UK branch of the Fulbright institution.
Lauren Allison is a graduate of St. Andrews University student who, under the Fulbright programme, is currently studying in California.
Camilla Barker is a Fulbright scholar originally from Lincolnshire, now studying at Harvard Law school in Massachusetts.
On Tuesday October 9th, The American Dream Team was delighted to be able to welcome Lincolnshire based crime writer David Mark to the Siren FM studios. David joined us for the entire show, during which we talked to him about his work, both as a journalist and author, and his experiences and influences in America.
Shar Doherty, via telephone link from Glasgow, joins the American Dream Team on Siren FM to talk about Matchbox 20. Shar won a Twitter competition to see them live and have a meet and greet with the band, including singer/songwriter Rob Thomas.
Crime writer John Connolly visited Lincoln on Tuesday Sept 11th as part of a tour to promote his new book, The Wrath of Angels. The American Dream Team was very fortunate that John was able to visit the Siren FM studios before his appearance at Waterstones and discuss his life and work.