Contact: Victoria Winkelman or Kami Duncan
SMU Meadows School of the Arts
(214) 768-3785 or (214) 768-2788
August 8, 2002


DALLAS (SMU) -- Kelly Angelos, who received her Bachelor of Music in violin performance at SMU's Meadows School of the Arts in May, has been named a Fulbright Scholar for 2002-2003. She will spend the upcoming school year studying music history at the Franz Liszt Hochschule fur Musik (Franz Liszt School for Music) in Weimar, Germany. She will also conduct research on the music of Anna Amalia, an 18th-century duchess and amateur composer who is credited with fostering Weimar's reputation and influence as a cultural center.

The U.S. Student Fulbright Program sends approximately 1000 graduate students and young professionals each year to more than 140 countries where they study, conduct research or undertake professional training. The program is administered by the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.