On February 26, Chargé d’Affaires Aimee Cutrona visited the Arabian Gulf University (AGU) to speak with the “Leadership for the 21st Century” class conducted by Dr. Robert M. Mauro, Director of the Global Leadership Institute at Boston College. Last spring, Boston College signed an agreement with AGU to deliver a PhD in Innovation Management and, since the agreement was signed, Boston University has delivered one class and is planning more. This class for 20 PhD student focuses on managing up and down the leadership ladder, different models and practices of leadership, and understanding how innovation is a challenge within those practices. Chargé Cutrona shared her career experience and views on leadership.
During the visit, Chargé d’Affaires Cutrona met with the AGU President Dr. Khalid Al Ohaly and Vice President Dr. Khalid Tabarra and discussed current collaboration and potential partnerships. During the meeting, Dr. Al Ohaly thanked the U.S. embassy for its support through the Fulbright program.