The Pyongyang Sunan International Airport in North Korea. Photo credit: Matt Shiraki
November 8, 2010
Matt Shiraki ’06 was recently afforded the rare opportunity to visit North Korea with a group of fellow graduate students. Matt is pursuing a Master’s of Public Policy at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
Prior to his education, he worked at the White House in the offices of intergovernmental affairs, presidential correspondence, and strategic initiatives. He also served as assistant to the deputy secretary and director of external affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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