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Hungarian-American Designer Judith Leiber’s NY Exhibit Draws Eighty Thousand Visitors

Tens of thousands of people, including over 3,000 K-12 students visited the New York exhibition of the illustrious Hungarian designer and Holocaust survivor, Judith Leiber at the Museum of Arts and Design. HIF was a proud supporter of this highly popular program, which is now available online.  In early August, the critically-acclaimed Museum of Arts and […]

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LSST conference

Arizona Astronomy Conference Provides New Inspiration for Hungarian-American Galactic and Extragalactic Research Projects

Dr. Szabó was granted an HIF Conference Support Scholarship to give him the opportunity to attend the LSST Project and Community Workshop held in Tucson, Arizona on behalf of the Konkoly Observatory in Hungary.  Dr. Robert Szabó is a research scientist at the Konkoly Observatory at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. He recently […]

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reka veres

Introducing the Newest Hungarian American Coalition Intern: Réka Veres

Réka Veres from Cluj Napoca (Kolozsvár), Romania arrived to Washington this summer and will spend 3 months in the United States. She is the latest addition to the team of seven interns the Hungarian American Coalition’s Internship Program will be hosting in 2017. Internship participants are also expected to complete a Coalition research project that […]

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Dancers performing the Hungarian Folk Dance

Ethnic Dance Theatre’s Sensational Journey Through the Carpathians

Ethnic Dance Theatre received an HIF Program Grant in accordance with its spring performance series, Land of Legends: A Journey Through the Carpathian Mountains, in St. Paul, Minnesota. We are very proud to have received the support of the Hungary Initiatives Foundation and represent Hungarian culture to American audiences. We look forward to continue to […]

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Zsófia Baumann

Zsófia Baumann Excels in Counterterrorism at Middlebury Institute

Zsófia Baumann was a recipient of the HIF Graduate Scholarship, receiving the award to cover her tuition at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, where she completed her Masters degree in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies. Thank you again for the valuable opportunity provided by the 2016 HIF Educational Scholarship. Without it I would […]

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