Illuminati Dinner with Amb. Thomas Pickering

On December 3rd, 2012, Mortara Director Kathleen McNamara hosted former Ambassador Thomas Pickering, Chairman of the board of the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown for a dinner with students from the School of Foreign Service. 

Amb. Pickering discussed the opportunities and challenges he faced as a diplomat, his time as Undersecretary of State, and in particular how his role as Ambassador to the UN (as well as multiple countries) relates to diplomacy today.