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Spring 2018 Institute of Politics Fellows

February 6, 2018
The Marshal's Office welcomed the six Spring 2018 resident fellows of the Institute of Politics (IOP) at Wadsworth House during their orientation week. The fellows include: Adam Conner, technology and politics expert; Ed Gillespie, former Republican National Committee chairman; Fred Hochberg, former Chairman of the Export-Import Bank of the US; Betsy Hodges, former mayor of Minneapolis; Scott Jennings, CNN political commentator; and Symone Sanders, former press secretary for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign.

For more than half a century, Fellows participating in the...

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The President and First Lady at the John Harvard statue

President and First Lady of Iceland

January 26, 2018

The President and First Lady of Iceland, Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson and Eliza Reid, spent a day in January at Harvard. They had a tour of Harvard Yard with an undergraduate student tour guide, a visit to Widener Library, and a courtesy visit at Wadsworth House with the Interim University Marshal, Margot Gill. They then spent the afternoon at the Kennedy School, where both the President and First Lady had their own lunchtime events with students and faculty. The President...

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