DINE-WITH-A-PROF: Dr. Peter DeShazo
Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 7:40 PM to 9:40 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Harvard Extension International Relations Club
Come Dine-with-a-Prof this semester and interact in an intimate setting with professors teaching on a range of topics related to international relations.
The honorary dinner guest for this dinner is Dr. Peter DeShazo who currently teaches “The Andean Region of South America” at the Harvard Extension School. The dinner menu will be as follows:
- Steamed Pork Dumplings
- Vegetarian Bean Curd Rolls
- Kan Shue String Beans
- Seasonal Greens Sautéed
- Kung Pao Chicken
- Yu Hsiang Jumbo Shrimp
- Shredded Beef, Szechuan Style
- Sizzling Tofu
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY!!!
Tickets are limited! The maximum number of dinner guests is 10 people.
Reserve your seat now for only $20.00
ABOUT DR. PETER DESHAZO
Ambassador Peter DeShazo is the Executive Director of LASPAU. Before joining LASPAU, he was the director of the Americas Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC from 2004 to 2010. Prior to joining CSIS, he was a member of the career US Senior Foreign Service, serving as deputy assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs and deputy US permanent representative to the Organization of American States. During his Foreign Service career, Ambassador DeShazo directed the Office of Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs of the State Department and was director of Western Hemisphere affairs at the US Information Agency. He served in US embassies and consulates in La Paz, Medellin, Santiago, Panama City, Caracas, and Tel Aviv.
Ambassador DeShazo holds a BA from Dartmouth College and a PhD in Latin American history from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, with postgraduate study at the Universidad Católica de Chile. He is the author of books and articles in academic and foreign affairs journals. He teaches at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. Himself a former Fulbright scholar, Ambassador DeShazo was president of the US-Chile Fulbright Commission. He is frequently interviewed by leading US and international media on topics related to the Americas and US foreign policy in the Western Hemisphere.