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Groundbreaking Online Documentary Proud and Torn Goes Live

Project Director Dr. Bettina Fabos of the University of Iowa has completed her interactive online documentary Proud and Torn: How My Family Survived Hungarian History, with HIF’s support. Proud and Torn brings a highly visual approach to digital storytelling with over 1,200 photographs, maps, graphics and looping film clips together to create a rich tapestry […]

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Faye Gillespie

Introducing Hungarian American Coalition Intern Faye Gillespie

Faye Gillespie from Acton, MA arrived to Washington this fall and will spend 4 months at Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN). With HIF’s support, the Hungarian American Coalition’s Internship Program (CIP) is hosting seven interns in 2017 to provide first-hand experience at various Washington-based institutions. Internship participants are also expected to complete a Coalition research project that […]

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Thousands of Visitors Flock to the Hungarian Heritage Festival in New York 

Over three thousand visitors from Massachusetts to Florida attended the Hungarian Heritage Festival held on Manhattan’s 82nd Street  this past weekend. The event was organized by Hungarian House in New York and targeted the Hungarian-American community as well as non-Hungarians interested in the diversity of Hungarian culture. HIF is proud to have supported this highly […]

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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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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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