Past Events

  • 2020 Apr 07

    CANCELLED: University of Michigan Medical School One-on-One Office Hours

    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    We're sorry, but this event has been cancelled.

    If you are applying to medical school in summer 2020 (or are a current applicant), consider signing up for an office hour slot with Carol Teener, Director of Admissions at the University of Michigan Medical School. Ms. Teener will hold individual office hours (10 minutes each). 

  • 2020 Apr 07

    HES: Exploring Careers in Energy, Environment, & Sustainability (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    Are you considering a career related to environmental causes, energy or sustainability? Get a jump-start on the job and internship search by joining this webinar focused on ideas and strategies that will put you on the right track. Presented by Anthony Arcieri, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/837384061190148108. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
  • 2020 Apr 03

    CANCELED - GSAS: Cracking the Culture around Careers

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center, Thompson Room

    PLEASE NOTE: This event has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. We plan to offer it again in the future. 

    The academic job market has been tight for years and many graduate students in the humanities express interest in exploring career options beyond academia. However, the culture of academic departments, especially in the humanities, often discourages students from openly discussing their career interests amongst their peers and their advisers. And yet, students, alumni, and many faculty recognize the necessity of opening the conversation and breaking the taboo...

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  • 2020 Apr 03

    CANCELLED: OCS Funding Predeparture Requirements Bootcamp

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. 

    Do you need to submit your predeparture requirements to receive OCS funding? Come to this bootcamp to get started on your predeparture requirements and get answers to your questions. Getting your predeparture requirements submitted quickly and correctly will mean that you receive your funding faster!

  • 2020 Apr 02

    GSAS: Generalist Consulting Panel (Virtual Event) [Harvard GSAS Consulting Club Event]

    6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    online

    The Harvard GSAS Consulting Club has invited consultants from leading generalist firms to share insider perspectives on the transition from academia to consulting. The panel discussion will include intellectual transition, lifestyle changes, and the most rewarding and difficult aspects of generalist consulting. The panel discussion will be followed by Q&A. This event will be held virtually through Zoom. 

    Participating firms include McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group, and Bain & Company.

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  • 2020 Apr 02

    Social Impact Expo (Postponed to 4/30 and 5/1)

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    virtual

    UPDATE: The Social Impact Expo has been postponed to Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1 and will take place virtually. More information, including the timing and list of employer participants, will be available soon. 

    Join us for the Social Impact Expo! 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,...

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  • 2020 Apr 01

    HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    If you are considering applying to PhD programs please join Laura Stark, PhD, of the Office of Career Services (OCS), for a discussion about earning a PhD. Laura will present some helpful tips for applying to PhD programs and discuss some essential questions you must consider before applying. She will also discuss the application process, how faculty admissions committees evaluate you, and actions you can take to strengthen your candidacy. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/... Read more about HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)
  • 2020 Mar 31

    HES: Networking: Make Your Contacts Count (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    Studies continue to show that networking is the most effective job search strategy. Learn step-by-step how to implement this strategy. Learn how to build relationships and connect with people who can help you explore career options, and lead you to the type of job or internship you are seeking. Conquer your fear and learn how to start networking today. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7653106008680162317. Please join at... Read more about HES: Networking: Make Your Contacts Count (Webinar)
  • 2020 Mar 30

    HES: Career Path Spotlight: Organizational Development (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    Join us for a webinar featuring Mari Strait, a 2009 graduate of the Master of Liberal Arts, Management at Harvard Extension School. Mari is a Senior Engagement Manager at Harvard Business Publishing. She partners with client organizations to design and develop leadership development programs to solve their business challenges. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4961124411465986573. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
  • 2020 Mar 28

    POSTPONED: Hacking Public Health

    8:30am to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Chan School Kresge Cafeteria, 49 Harvard Way, Boston, MA 02163

    POSTPONED UNTIL FALL 2020

    "JOIN US - Hacking Public Health at the Harvard Chan School

    Saturday, March 28 | 8:30am – 6:00pm | Kresge Cafeteria
    Don't miss out: hsph.me/hackathon2020

    For one day, 100 undergraduate and graduate students across Harvard and Massachusetts colleges will come together to create new ideas promoting public health. Pick a track, work with a team of peers, and pitch your idea for a chance to win up to...

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