All twenty-four of the fall 2016 Eisenhower Fellows visited Harvard on the same day for a group session co-sponsored by the Marshal's Office and the Center for African Studies, followed by individual appointments across the university with faculty and affiliates. This was the first time in the Eisenhower Fellowships' 60+ years that the program hosted an entire cohort from Africa. Participants came from Ghana, Kenya,
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. Read more about Ambassador of Italy to the US
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.
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.