Dubai, UAE: Harvard Club of the UAE recently hosted a Meet and Greet for alumni of the Harvard Graduate School of Education. The guest of honor was Austin X. Volz, a member of the Harvard Graduate School of Education Alumni Council.
The Harvard Graduate School of Education Alumni Council is a group of volunteers who work to strengthen the relationship between HGSE and its alumni through engagement and outreach, including event development and support, Admissions recruitment, strengthening volunteer opportunities, and broadening alumni networks.
In his role on the Council, Austin X. Volz aims to deepen the engagement of alumni outside the US through alumni events, admitted student events, and connecting with Harvard Graduate School of Education faculty.
The event held at the Capital Club in DIFC, was attended by alumni from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Harvard Divinity School. Attendees discussed the future of education as well as the importance of alumni engagement in Harvard University’s endeavors on campus, globally, and especially in the UAE.
Austin commented: “Education touches everyone. It was wonderful to talk with alumni across the university about their experiences studying at Harvard as well as learning about education in the UAE.”
The next Harvard Graduate School of Education reunion will be at the Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai in early 2018.Oct 2017