Your Harvard: China
More than 400 alumni, faculty, and friends gathered in Beijing on Sunday, March 15, to celebrate the University’s long and growing ties to China. The event was part of Your Harvard, a series of events that will be held throughout The Harvard Campaign to bring together the global Harvard community.
Watch highlights from this lively and thought-provoking evening:
The evening's festivities included remarks by Drew Gilpin Faust, president of Harvard University and Lincoln Professor of History, who shared her vision for the future of the University.
In Beijing, President Faust described a compelling image of humanity brought into focus by Harvard #MyHarvard
— Harvard Alumni Association (@HarvardAlumni) March 16, 2015
Faust's remarks followed an engaging conversation featuring Ali Malkawi, professor of architectural technology at the Harvard Graduate School of Design and founding director of the Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities, Xiaowei Zhuang, David B. Arnold Jr. Professor of Science in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and moderator George Yeo MBA '85, chairman of Kerry Logistics, who explored innovations that will shape the global research agenda for the next decade.
Read more about the inspiring event in the Harvard Gazette.
A sincere thank you to the many individuals and organizations that helped make this event possible. Your Harvard: China was hosted by the Harvard Alumni Association together with the Harvard Club of Beijing, the Harvard Club of Hong Kong, and the Harvard Club of Shanghai.
Learn more about the Your Harvard event series.