BERRIEN SPRINGS — The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board have announce that Vivian A. Laughlin, a May graduate of Andrews University, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Israel in ancient near Eastern archaeology and anthropology.

Laughlin, who received her Ph.D. in archaeology, will research at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Institute of Archaeology as part of a post-doctoral project, “Serapis and Isis in Judea and Palestine.”