Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
February 25, 2013


Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara D. Sonenshine will travel to Boston on February 27 to speak to students and professors at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. She will discuss public diplomacy and how the public spaces around the world operated by the State Department support our foreign policies, strengthen our national security, and help to unlock bright futures for young people, including women and girls.

While in Boston Under Secretary Sonenshine will also have a roundtable discussion with Tisch College Scholars and students at the Fletcher School at Tufts University, where she will engage them on the practice of public diplomacy.

More information regarding the Under Secretary’s public remarks at Harvard University can be found at: http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/events/5973/public_diplomacy.html



PRN: 2013/0208