UT Student Earns Princeton in Asia Fellowship to Work at Myanmar Newspaper
R.J. Vogt, a Haslam Scholar and senior in the College Scholars program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has won a Princeton in Asia fellowship that will allow him to spend at least a year working at a bilingual newspaper in the country of Myanmar.
Vogt, of Nashville, will leave in August to work at The Myanmar Times, a weekly newspaper that is transitioning to a daily. He’ll be living in Yangon, the city formerly known as Rangoon.
The Princeton in Asia program, an independent, not-for-profit organization affiliated with Princeton University, was founded in 1898 and strives to promote goodwill, … Read more “UT Student Earns Princeton in Asia Fellowship to Work at Myanmar Newspaper”