60 Spanish naval officers and officers in training visited Harvard while in Boston as part of a 6-month training expedition at sea. Following a brief welcome by the Marshal and visit inside Wadsworth House, the delegation had a student-led tour of Harvard Yard and a stop inside Widener Library. … Read more about Spanish naval delegation
Professor Carlos Conde, the Rector (President) of Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (UPM), made his first visit to the Harvard campus after UPM entered into collaboration with the Real Colegio Complutense (RCC). He was accompanied by UPM's Vice-Rector for International Relations, Jose Manuel Paez; Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Administrative Dean Margot Gill; and RCC Director Jose Manuel Martinez Sierra. … Read more about Rector of Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
Joaquin Almunia, Vice President of the European Commission and Commissioner for Competition for the European Union, visited Wadsworth House while at Harvard for a day of events sponsored by the Center for European Studies (CES). He later delivered a speech at CES titled, "Competition and EU Policy-Making."
The Rector and Vice-Rector of Universidad Rey Juan Carlos spent two days in Cambridge to renew a long-standing relationship with Harvard through the Real Colegio Complutense. While on campus, they stopped by Wadsworth House, where Rector Pedro Gonzalez-Trevijano signed the university guest book.
His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbon y Grecia, and Her Royal Highness the Princess of Asturias, visited Harvard on June 21, 2012. The heir apparent to the Spanish throne attended a private luncheon at the Faculty Club, chaired by Professor Charles Maier, Acting Director of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies.
Patxi López, President of the Basque Region in Spain, visited Harvard to participate in a panel discussion at the Minza de Gunzburg Center for European Studies titled "Achieving sustainable growth--what can other European regions learn from the Basque Country?"