Peter Van Do has been named director of the Pan-Asian American Community House at the University of Pennsylvania , effective July 23.
Van Do comes to Penn from Cornell University, where he served as assistant director/program director for Community Center Programs in the Student Activities Office. He mentored and advised student groups, student employees and organizational leaders to enhance the student experience and foster community. His professional specialties include mentorship model approach, organizational and program development, leadership and team building.
Previously at Cornell, Van Do served as program coordinator for the Department of Communication and as curator and director of "Exit Saigon, Enter Little Saigon," a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit Program Series staged at Cornell.
Van Do also worked as student activities coordinator at the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations at Harvard University.