Fulbright Scholar Visits AULA
As part of the Friends of Education Speaker Series, the Education Department hosted a discussion on the Future for the European Union After Brexit with Fulbright Visiting Scholar Przemyslaw Wojciech Pest. Shem Pest holds a Ph.D. in Law, specializing in Financial Law from the University of Wroclaw in Poland. At the University of Wroclaw he works as an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law, Administration and Economics. Professor Pest’s research interests are focused on public finances and taxation. As a Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Grantee at the University of Wyoming (UW) where he teaches International Business in their MBA program. Professor Pest also teaches with Professor Robert W. Godby in UW ‘s Energy Economics & Public Policies Center and does research on natural resources taxation in Wyoming.
The presentation was conducted through the Fulbright Scholar Program’s Outreach Lecturing Fund (OLF). OLF enables Visiting Scholars to share their research interests, speak about their home country, and exchange ideas with U.S. students, faculty, and community organizations. Through these lectures, universities forge relationships with the Fulbright Scholar Program, Visiting Scholars, and the Visiting Scholar’s home and host institutions. (Photos and video by Jason Gamble)