India

Indian Foreign Secretary

July 20, 2016

The Foreign Secretary of India, Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, visited Harvard with his family as a guest of former Ambassador and Kennedy School Professor Nicholas Burns. Following a tour of Harvard Yard with recent Harvard graduate Jonathan Jeffrey, Dr. Jaishankar and his family visited the Marshal's Office.

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi

October 16, 2015

Kailash Satyarthi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 for his decades-long campaign on children’s rights, was awarded the title of “Humanitarian of the Year” by the Harvard Foundation for 2015. Dr. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation, brought Mr. Satyarthi to Wadsworth House as part of his day on campus. He would later deliver the Peter Gomes Memorial Lecture in Memorial Church.

Delegation from India

November 14, 2012

Mr. Altamas Kabir, Chief Justice; Mr. Goolam Essaji Vahanvati, Attorney General; and Dr. Aswani Kumar, Union Minister for Law and Justice; traveled to Harvard from India with a delegation of other officials to meet with the Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at Harvard School of Public Health.