U.S. Diplomat in Residence Visits Institute

February 8, 2014

Ambassador Ian Kelly, formerly the U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, visited the Institute on February 7.  Ambassador Kelly is currently the Diplomat in Residence for the Midwest region.  His responsibilities include visiting colleges in the region and speaking with students about careers in the U.S. Department of State.  The Ambassador met with several International Studies majors as well as students from other programs.  Students were pleased to learn that among Ambassador Kelly's friends in the State Department is a graduate of the Institute.  The Ambassador's visit was arranged through the Smith Career Center.