Join Professional in Residence Melisa Sherifi (ALM '17), project architect at DHK Architects, for a one-on-one conversation to learn how to plan for and succeed in a career in architecture. Learn about Melisa's career path and interests in sustainability, building energy, and design, and get advice about applying to architecture school and how to gain experience in the field. Please ...
Career Services and Fellowship professionals will discuss the various aspects of next step planning, including the job search process and applying for Fellowships, Master's and PhD programs, and Business, Medical, and Law School admissions. Juniors and their families are invited to attend. After the panel OCS staffers will be available for 30 minutes to answer individual questions.
Rebecca Vander Schaaf is Assistant Director of Global Recruiting at Middlebury Institute of International Studies. Rebecca speaks French and has lived and studied in France, England, and India. She will be sharing information about her background and how to use foreign language and intercultural skills to build a career. Learn about career paths, how to gain the required skills, and how to build your network. Refer to Middlebury Institute’s degree programs and bring any questions....
This workshop will help you best prepare for behavorial interviews, the type most commonly used to evaluate candidates for various positions. We will review the different types of interviews, what hiring mangers look for, and tips on how to answer tough questions. To participate, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation email to join the webinar. Please join at least five minutes before the start.
Thinking of taking a gap year? Have you considered spending a year or two in a health-related business setting such as healthcare consulting or a healthcare startup? Come meet a panel of Harvard alumni who have pursued these options and gone on to apply to medical school. The panelists will share their experiences and insights on how to plan a gap year in the private, for-profit sector and how to manage the medical school application process during those gap years. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Whether we're talking about Pepsi, Gatorade, McDonald’s, or other names we’ve come to know, their connection to consumers is the key to their success. Brand management increases a product's perceived value and thereby increases the brand’s equity. What does this mean for you if you’re interested in a marketing career? Where are the job opportunities? What does the terms brand engagement and brand development mean? This workshop will explore the marketing function of brand management and how you can begin to prepare for a career.
There are many diverse pathways for students with a life sciences concentration. Come hear from experts who have distinctive careers within a number of scientific disciplines. You’ll learn how scientists are applying their technical knowledge and expertise to tackle real-world challenges, and hear about where future opportunities may exist.
Panelists will include:
Alicia Lightbourne (AB ’12), Project Specialist for Division of Global Health and Human Rights at Massachusetts General Hospital
Come hear about the importance of career self-esteem, impacts of non-verbal communication, and tips to help women excel in the job search process. This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Career Services and the Harvard Graduate Women In Science and Engineering (HGWISE). Please note this event is open to all genders and both HGWISE and non-HGWISE members.