A delegation from the Universiti Kebangsaan of Malaysia (UKM), led by Vice Chancellor Dr. Noor Azlan Ghazali, began their day at Harvard with a visit to the Marshal's Office. Following a welcome with Margot Gill, the group met with Vice Provost for Research Rick McCullough and Sustainability Manager for the Office for Sustainability David Havelick, and ended with a tour of Harvard Yard with an undergraduate student tour guide. ... Read more about Vice Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan in Malaysia
Former Minister of Health of Peru, Dr. Patricia Garcia, visited Wadsworth House near the beginning of her 8-week fellowship at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health. Eric Andersen, Director of the Senior Leadership Fellows program, and his colleague Pauline Barr, accompanied Dr. Garcia for her visit with Margot Gill. ... Read more about Dr. Patricia Garcia, Former Minister of Health of Peru
Her Excellency Tsedenbal Tsogzolmaa, the Mongolian Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, visited Harvard Medical School to sign an agreement to continue a program providing teacher training to medical school faculty in Mongolia. Her visit to Harvard began with a welcome at the Marshal's Office and tour of Harvard Yard. ... Read more about Mongolian Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports
The First Lady of Kenya, Margaret Kenyatta, spoke at the Harvard Ministerial Leadership Program's Forum for Education and Health Ministers. Tara Benedict from the University Marshal's Office took the First Lady on a tour of Harvard Yard and Widener Library after her speech. They also visited Wadsworth House briefly to sign the University guest book. ... Read more about First Lady of Kenya
Four officials from the Shanghai Technical University visited Wadsworth House to start a morning of meetings at Harvard focused on technology-initiated learning. Following a welcome with Dr. Margot Gill, they visited HILT and HarvardX. Pictured below with Dr. Gill (center) are, L-R: Jie Hong, Director of Academic Affairs, School of Phyiscal Science and Technology; Ding Lu,...
The leaders of five major universities in Spain visited Harvard for two days of meetings and panel discussions, convened by the Real Colegio Complutense. The rectors spent time at Wadsworth House with University Marshal Dr. Margot Gill before beginning their program. Pictured below are: Guilermo Cisneros Perez, Rector of Polytechnic de Madrid; Mavi Mestre, Rector of University of Valencia; Dr. Gill; Carlos Andradas, Rector of Complutense University of Madrid; Miguel Angel Castro, Rector of the University... Read more about Spanish University leaders at Harvard
A number of notable leaders from Africa spent two days at Harvard for the "Africa's Leaders Speak" conference convened by the Center for African Studies. Professor Emmanuel Akyeampong, Director of the Center, brought a number of them to Wadsworth House to meet with Interim Marshal Dr. Margot Gill. Pictured below are (standing, left to right): James Ogolla, Director of University Advancement, United States International Univeristy (USIU), Kenya; Paul Zeleza, Vice Chancellor of USIU; His Excellency Jakaya... Read more about African leaders at Harvard