Hampton Bays Teacher Is a Fulbright Scholar


Hampton Bays High School social studies teacher Porfirio Lopez was recently selected as a United States Department of Education Fulbright Scholar. One of only two representatives from New York, he was selected from 1,000 applicants to serve on a national delegation for an educational exchange with China this summer. Only 16 of those 1000 applicants from across the country were selected for this delegation. Mr. Lopez will spend four weeks in China touring museums, cultural sites and government agencies and listening to lectures on Chinese history, politics, economics and education.