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Fall 2017 Institute of Politics Fellows

September 8, 2017
The Fall 2017 Institute of Politics Fellows visited Wadsworth House as part of their orientation to Harvard. In the photo below are (left to right): Emily Hall, undergraduate IOP student liaison; Karen Finney, senior advisor and spokesperson for the Hillary Clinton campaign; Dan Balz, chief correspondent at The Washington Post; Sally Jewell, former US Secretary of the Interior; Jackie O'Neill, University Marshal; Jason Chaffetz, former US Congressman (R-UT); and... Read more about Fall 2017 Institute of Politics Fellows

Deputy Minister of Health, Thailand

August 22, 2017
Dr. Somsak Chunharas, Deputy Minister of Health of Thailand, visited the Marshal's Office during the first week of his visiting fellowship at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health.  As Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow, Dr. Chunharas will teach an 8-week course, participate in the "Voices of Leadership" program, and engage in various campus activities with students and faculty.  Eric Andersen and Pauline Barr from the Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development at the Chan School accompanied Dr. Chunharas to Wadsworth House to meet Jackie O'Neill.
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South Korean medical professionals with the University Marshal in the Wadsworth House parlor

South Korean medical professionals

July 26, 2017
A group of 20 medical professionals from South Korea came to Harvard to participate in a program hosted by the Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard.  The Marshal's Office officially welcomed them to the university with a courtesy visit at Wadsworth House, followed by a tour of Harvard Yard. Read more about South Korean medical professionals
The Marshal poses with the group in the Wadsworth House parlor

United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia

July 20, 2017
A group of university administrators from various countries in Asia visited Wadsworth House during their three-week professional development program hosted by the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Participants hailed from China, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.  Following a welcome and overview of Harvard with the University Marshal, they went on a tour of Harvard Yard with a student tour guide.
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Ambassador of Italy to the US

July 19, 2017
Armando Varricchio, Ambassador of Italy to the United States, visited Harvard while in Boston for the arrival of the Italian naval vessel, the Amerigo Vespucci. Ambassador Varricchio, joined by Consul General Nicola De Santis and Scientific Attache Ugo Della Croce, visited Wadsworth House to the meet the Marshal.
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Jackie O'Neill with Consul General Michii in the Wadsworth House parlor

Consul General of Japan

July 12, 2017
The Consul General of Japan in Boston, Rokuichiro Michii, had a courtesy visit at Wadsworth House with University Marshal Jackie O'Neill and Professor Shin Fujihira, Executive Director of the Program on US-Japan Relations at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. Consul General Michii was joined by two colleagues from the Consulate, Yoshie Katahara and Katherine Reilly.
Hyowon Lee, Jackie O'Neill, Nak-in Sung, Judy Singer, and Min Gyo Koo in the Wadsworth House Parlor

President of Seoul National University

June 26, 2017
Nak-in Sung, President of Seoul National University in South Korea, met with University Marshal Jackie O'Neill and Vice Provost Judy Singer on a recent visit to Harvard.  He was joined by two colleagues, Min Gyo Koo, Vice Dean, Office of International Affairs, and Hyowon Lee, Executive Director, Seoul National University Foundation.

International Education students

May 12, 2017

Professor Fernando Reimers, Ford Foundation Professor of Practice of International Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, brought several of his soon-to-be-graduating students of international education to Wadsworth House to meet the University Marshal, and to learn about Harvard history and Commencement. The students also visited Houghton Library and the Harvard Art Museum.
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The University of Sydney delegation at the John Harvard statue

University of Sydney delegation

May 8, 2017

A delegation from the University of Sydney, Australia, spent three days at Harvard exploring possible areas of expanded collaboration between the two universities. The Marshal's Office hosted a welcome for the Pro-Vice Chancellor, Kathy Belov, and several of her colleagues. Their visit also included a tour of Harvard Yard, a visit to the Harvard Art Museum, and meetings with various faculty.
 

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