Walter Payton Students Meet With US Ambassador to the Czech Republic in Prague

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Prague Students

From March 24–April 1, students from Walter Payton College Prep in Chicago visited Prague as part of their ongoing school exchange with Gymnasium Nad Alejí.

On Tuesday, March 31, they visited the residence of US Ambassador Andrew H. Schapiro, which is known as Villa Otto Petschek, after the first owner. Ambassador Schapiro is a Chicago native and gave the students a history of his own background. Ambassador Schapiro and his wife Tamar Newberger gave the students a tour of the residence and talked about its history.