Chargé d’Affaires Martina Strong Visits Blagoevgrad

Chargé d’Affaires Martina Strong visited Blagoevgrad, including nearby Rila Monastery.  She met with Mayor Kambitov, Bishop Adrianopolski, and visited the “Akad. Lyudmil Stoyanov” Language High School.  Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Alex Bransford shared his positive impressions about the school and students, especially their impressive foreign language skills. The evening was capped off by a rousing musical performance at AUBG of “Catch Me If You Can”.  Chargé d’Affaires Strong was greatly impressed by the energy and enthusiasm of both the high school and university students.