The Secretary of State for the state of West Virginia, Mac Warner, led a delegation for a multi-day visit to Harvard to learn about ways to engage with students to tackle public policy challenges in their state. This visit was a follow up to a February trek undertaken by a dozen MPP-MBA joint degree candidates from the Kennedy...
The Marshal's Office welcomed the Ambassdor of Ukraine to the US, Valeriy Chaly, at Wadsworth House prior to his participation in a seminar at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute (HURI). He was accompanied by his wife, Liudmyla Mazuka, and Director of HURI, Professor Serhii Plokhii. ... Read more about Ambassador of Ukraine to the US
The First Lady of Costa Rica, Claudia Dobles, visited the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) to discuss her country's efforts toward decarbonization. Her day began with a welcome at Wadsworth House with Margot Gill. Pictured left to right: University Marshal Margot Gill, Deputy Minister of Housing and Human Settlements Patricio Morera, First Lady Claudia Dobles, GSD Director of Recruitment and Student Affairs John Aslanian, and GSD Loeb Fellow Mike Smith.
The President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo, spent a day at Harvard in conjunction with the opening of the student-run African Development Conference, for which he delivered the opening public address in the JFK, Jr. Forum. The Harvard University Center for African Studies (CAS) hosted a student and faculty meet-and-greet for the President, and a dinner in his honor that evening at the...
A delegation from the Israeli Council for Higher Education spent a day at Harvard learning about various topics such as online education, tech transfer and development, physics and quantum science. They also had a tour of the Harvard Business School and visited the i-Lab. Their day began with a welcome and overview at Wadsworth House with Margot Gill. ... Read more about Delegation from the Israeli Council for Higher Education
Mark Gearan, Director of Harvard's Institute of Politics (IOP), brought all of the spring 2019 IOP Fellows to Wadsworth House for an official welcome. Pictured below are (L-R): Gary Cohn, former director of President Trump’s National Economic Council; Catherine Russell, former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues; ... Read more about Spring 2019 Institute of Politics Fellows
Hon. Joe Hockey, Australian Ambassador to the US, visited Harvard while in Boston on business. Following a welcome at Wadsworth House, he and University Marshal Margot Gill visited President Bacow in Massachusetts Hall.