Past Events

  • 2021 Oct 06

    GSAS: The Networked Job Search

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    You've heard that networking is the best way to find a great job or internship (it is!), but you may be hesitant to get started. The easiest and most productive way to learn about different career fields and cultivate opportunities, is to meet one-on-one with professionals working in your field of interest. You'd be surprised how welcoming and informative these conversations can be. This interactive, hands-on workshop will demystify the process of networking and give you practical tips on how to actually get out there and network your way into a fabulous job!... Read more about GSAS: The Networked Job Search
  • 2021 Oct 06

    Exploring Careers in the Law

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    Thinking about pursuing a career in the legal field? Wondering about various types of law? Hear from a panel of lawyers practicing in corporate and public interest law. Panelists will discuss their career paths, provide insight into what it's like to work in each of these practice areas, and share advice and suggestions for students who are thinking about law school and the legal profession. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2021 Oct 06

    HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search

    1:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    Learn the skills to negotiate your salary during the job search process. Explore how to research potential salaries and articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business discussion. Strategize to place yourself in a power position so you do not leave money on the table. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_AmiOohTcRvG2iG6WCW2ekw If you have accessibility needs or requests related to this webinar,... Read more about HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search
  • 2021 Oct 06

    GSAS: UN Office Hours - Professional in Residence

    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Virtual
    Are you a master's or PhD student considering applying to the UN and have questions, or would like to have your resume reviewed? Meet in small groups with Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union). Previously Manuela worked in a number of different UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities. Sign up for a 20 minute time slot via Crimson Careers. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2021 Oct 05

    Beyond Benchwork: Careers in Life Sciences

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual

    PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

    The life sciences industry has recently been in the international spotlight due to the global pandemic and the race to discover and distribute vaccines. In Massachusetts alone, the life Sciences industry has grown 67% over the last decade (2021 Mass Life Science Employment Outlook Report). While there is a high need for qualified scientists, this fast-growing industry also has a great need for multidisciplinary skills sets for production, quality assurance, management and other...

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  • 2021 Oct 05

    Nieman Fellows Clip Review Program

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

     

    Planning on applying for journalism opportunities? Want to have an expert take a look at your clips and provide some feedback? For written clip reviews, please sign up in Crimson Careers by Wednesday, September 22 at 5:00pm.

    This year we will also have limited slots available for video/multimedia clip reviews as well as graphics reviews (data visualizations, maps, interactives, etc). If...

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  • 2021 Oct 05

    HES: Ace Your Interview

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    Interview skills can make or break your chance of receiving an offer. This webinar will focus on the dynamics of conducting a winning interview. Learn how to effectively prepare and research for an interview, and how to handle difficult questions. Strategies for in-person, phone and video interviews will be covered. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9MJaVE8-QuynuWQGgsl55w If you have accessibility needs or requests related... Read more about HES: Ace Your Interview
  • 2021 Oct 05

    Undergrad UN Career Chat - Professional in Residence

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    Interested in learning about careers at the UN, including WHO, UNICEF, ITU and other UN agencies? Hear from Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, UN). Previously Manuela worked in a number of different UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities. Learn about the UN System and background required to work there. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2021 Oct 05

    GSAS: The Scientist’s Conundrum: CV, Resume, or Something In-Between

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual
    In preparation for the Harvard GSAS Biotech Club Career Fair on October 14 & 15, learn how to craft your resume for different types of PhD-level nonacademic positions. Many employers outside academia appreciate a 1-2 page resume, but some will want an academic CV or a hybrid document that is quite tailored but still includes publications, etc. Design your job search documents to resonate with different employers! This event is cosponsored by the Harvard GSAS Biotech Club... Read more about GSAS: The Scientist’s Conundrum: CV, Resume, or Something In-Between
  • 2021 Oct 05

    GSAS: UN Career Chat - Professional in Residence

    9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Virtual
    There are many ways graduate students can work with the United Nations, including the Young Professionals Programme, consulting projects, and internships. Learn how you might use your language skills, analytical abilities, values, and competencies to solve global challenges working in the UN System and various UN agencies. Hear from Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, UN). Previously Manuela worked in a number of UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities.... Read more about GSAS: UN Career Chat - Professional in Residence

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