A delegation of scholars from Indonesia visited the Harvard Divinity School (HDS) as part of State Department-sponsored program on strengthening moderate voices through higher education. Following a tour of Harvard Yard, the delegation had lunch with various Harvard faculty involved in Islamic studies and South Asian studies. They then had a tour of the HDS campus with a current student, and met with Dean David Hempton. Their visit concludied with a meeting with the Religion and the Practice of Peace Initiative. Photos below are from their Harvard Yard tour, HDS tour, meeting with Dean... Read more about Indonesian delegation at Harvard Divinity School
Prof. Dr. Musliar Kasim, Deputy Minister of Education and Culture for Indonesia, was at Harvard with a small delegation to visit the Indonesia Program at the Kennedy School. Program Director Betsy Osborn welcomed the group, with Jackie O'Neill, at Wadsworth House.