Justin Lin, former Chief Economist of the World Bank

December 9, 2019
Justin Lin, former Chief Economist with the World Bank, visited Wadsworth House at the start of a week at Harvard sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies. Following a meeting with University Marshal Margot Gill and Vice Provost for International Affairs Mark Elliott, Professor Lin spent the week meeting with undergraduate students and faculty, and gave a public talk on December 10.
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Nankai University delegation

June 21, 2019
A delegation from Nankai University in China visited Harvard to further existing relationships it has with various faculty in the social sciences and humanities. The delegation, led by Prof. Tao Sun, Dean of the Zhou'Enlai School of Government, met with Margot Gill at Wadsworth House. 
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Zhejiang University delegation

October 22, 2018
The Vice President of Zhejiang University, Jianhong Luo, visited Harvard with a delegation of officials interested in learning about Harvard's approach to undergraduate liberal education. Their visit began with a welcome at Wadsworth House with Dr. Margot Gill, Interim University Marshal, and Daniel Murphy, Executive Director of the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and the Harvard China Fund. They... Read more about Zhejiang University delegation

Shanghai Tech delegation

May 17, 2018

Four officials from the Shanghai Technical University visited Wadsworth House to start a morning of meetings at Harvard focused on technology-initiated learning.  Following a welcome with Dr. Margot Gill, they visited HILT and HarvardX. Pictured below with Dr. Gill (center) are, L-R: Jie Hong, Director of Academic Affairs, School of Phyiscal Science and Technology; Ding Lu,...

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Wang Jie and Anne Margulies in the Wadsworth House conference room

IT delegation from Peking University

October 30, 2017
The University Council Vice Chairman of Peking University in China, Wang Jie, visited Harvard with three colleagues from the University Computer Center to discuss topics around university information technology strategy and project planning. The delegation met with Anne Margulies, Harvard's Chief Information Officer; Ellen Gulachenski, Managing Director for Project Planning and Management for Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT); Charles Kling, Managing Director for Support Services, HUIT; and Catie Smith, Managing Director for Strategy and Service Management, HUIT.

President of Zhejiang University, China

October 13, 2017
A delegation from Zhejiang University in China, led by President Wu Zhaohui, visited Harvard for two days to explore many possible areas of collaboration. President Wu met with President Faust, and the delegation also interacted with the Harvard China Fund, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Chan School of Public Health, Harvard Art Museums, the Center for Geographic Analysis, and the Harvard-Yenching Institute. They also had a tour of Harvard Yard with an undergraduate student tour guide.

Xian Jiaotong University delegation

November 28, 2016

The Chairman of the University Board of Xian Jiaotong University in China, Mr. Zhang Maizeng, visited Wadsworth House during a visit to Harvard which also included a meeting with administrators from the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Vice Provost for International Affairs, Mark Elliott, joined the University Marshal in receiving the delegation at Wadsworth House.

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Tsinghua University delegation

October 12, 2016

Professor Han Jingyang, Vice Chair of the Tsinghua University Council, visited Harvard with some colleagues to explore possible collaborations on a service learning program for undergraduates. After a short welcome with the University Marshal, they met with representatives from the Harvard China Fund and the Office of Career Services.

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Mayor of Shanghai

August 24, 2016

The Mayor of Shanghai, Yang Xiong, visited Harvard to learn more about Harvard Medical School’s Global Education programs and to facilitate expanding current programs to benefit Shanghai’s healthcare and medical community. The visit included a welcome at Wadsworth House with the University Marshal, tour of the Yard, and dinner at the Harvard Faculty Club. Senior Associate Dean for Global Education for the Medical School, Dr. Ajay Singh, hosted the visit. Vice Provost for International Affairs Mark Elliott and Medical School Dean for Graduate Education David Golan were also in attendance....

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Chancellor of NYU Shanghai

July 19, 2016

The Chancellor of NYU Shanghai, Lizhong Yu, and Associate Vice Chancellor, Hongxia Liu, visited Harvard to meet with senior faculty and administrators. They visited Wadsworth House with Professor Bill Kirby before attending a small luncheon at the Harvard Faculty Club.

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