Past Events

  • 2020 Mar 03


    4:00pm to 5:00pm


    OCS, 54 Dunster St

    Come learn why employers value humanistic skills in sectors as diverse as tech, non-profits, and business. See how 21st century jobs will increasingly rely on humanities and liberal arts skills to solve complex problems. Learn how the skills you are acquiring at Harvard College and GSAS can prepare you for the changing landscape of work.

    Panelists include:

    • Emily Bernard, AB History and Literature ’07; Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Placepass
    • Jennifer Chen, AB History of Art and Architecture ’11; Managing Director, American Modern Opera...
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  • 2020 Mar 02

    Late Night Comedy with Karen Chee '17 & Nate Dern '07 (Webinar)

    7:00pm to 8:00pm


    Interested in comedy writing? Karen Chee '17 and Nate Dern '07 will share their career journeys and and answer your questions about getting started in the field! Please note this will be a webinar. Karen Chee is a comedian and writer for Late Night with Seth Meyers. At Harvard, Karen lived in Quincy House, studied History & Literature, and did lots of improv and sketch comedy. She graduated in 2017 and now lives in Brooklyn with two nice roommates and one horrible cat. Nate Dern is a writer for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. He previously worked for Comedy Central, Funny Or Die,... Read more about Late Night Comedy with Karen Chee '17 & Nate Dern '07 (Webinar)
  • 2020 Mar 02

    Careers in Neuroscience and Brain Behavior

    4:30pm to 5:30pm


    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138


    Are you majoring in neuroscience and not sure where to apply your knowledge and skills? Are you fascinated by the brain and want to consider a career related to brain behavior? If so, then come to this exciting panel event to hear from alumni who are engaged in careers related to neuroscience and brain behavior. Panelists have used behavioral science research to test and implement interventions targeted at improving health, helped tech...

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  • 2020 Feb 28


    10:00am to 3:00pm


    Columbia University

    Join us for the All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career Fair! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.

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  • 2020 Feb 27

    International Development Graduate School Featuring Harvard Kennedy School

    5:00pm to 6:00pm


    Harvard Kennedy School (HKS),Wexner W-G02, Seminar Room
    Pizza will be provided! Interested in working in international development and considering graduate school in the future? Did you know that people usually apply to the Harvard Kennedy School MPA/ID (Master in Public Administration/International Development) Program after gaining several years of work experience?... Read more about International Development Graduate School Featuring Harvard Kennedy School
  • 2020 Feb 27

    GSAS: Powerful Presenting, featuring David Marino

    4:30pm to 6:00pm


    GSAS Student Center: Graduate Student Lounge (Room 202)
    Learn to be a powerful presenter! Not everyone feels comfortable in front of a crowd. Whether it’s presenting your research, delivering a speech, or simply speaking up during a meeting or networking event, finding your true and confident voice can be a challenge. Using a theater-derived approach and practical "on-your-feet" exercises, this workshop will give you the tools required to engage your audience with warmth, confidence and clarity. Led by David Marino, improv and presentation expert.... Read more about GSAS: Powerful Presenting, featuring David Marino
  • 2020 Feb 27

    Pursuing an Economics PhD [GWE & HUIE student groups event]

    3:30pm to 4:30pm


    Science Center, Hall A
    Hosted by Graduate Women in Economics and Harvard Undergraduate Inclusion in Economics. "Join current and former female Harvard PhD students in Economics and related fields to discuss career paths with an Economics PhD and advice for preparing for programs during your undergraduate years. The event is not exclusive to women, but the event will be joined by HBS professor Katie Coffman, who will discuss her recent research on gender and stereotypes." 
  • 2020 Feb 27

    HES: Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 1:30pm


    Career fairs can be a great opportunity to meet employers and to gather information from a wide variety of industries. Learn how to maximize and plan your time before, during, and after the fairs--including how to write and present an effective professional pitch. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.