Past Events

  • 2019 Aug 28

    GSAS: OCS Orientation for Regional Studies Students

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    In this workshop, targeted specifically to Regional Studies master's students, you will learn about essential strategies used in most job searches, as well as the secrets of the Campus Interview Program and how to prepare effectively. The Campus Interview Program includes employers in the fields of technology, marketing, consulting, finance, advertising, and more. We'll discuss the ins and outs of the job and internship process, and the best way to use Crimson Careers and other resources to aid you in your search. In order to use the Campus... Read more about GSAS: OCS Orientation for Regional Studies Students
  • 2019 Aug 27

    GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC) 227, 260 Longwood Ave, Boston
    Attending the Harvard Biotech Club Career Fair on September 4? Learn how to make the most of this great opportunity to meet with employers looking to hire PhDs! We'll discuss how to craft your resume for different types of PhD-level nonacademic positions, and how to effectively introduce yourself to potential employers. Make the most of your time at the HBC Career Fair!... Read more about GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair
  • 2019 Aug 27

    Preparing for Networking Events and Information Sessions (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    WEBINAR
    For Harvard College students only. Employer networking and information sessions begin the first day of classes – let OCS help you get ready! This webinar will cover what to expect at these events, how to prepare ahead of time, ways to make the most of each session you attend, and the importance of effective follow-up. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Aug 23

    GSAS: Resume and Cover Letter Essentials (Webinar)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    WEBINAR
    For Harvard GSAS students only. Need to convert your academic CV to a 1-2 page resume? Or maybe you're starting from scratch. Learn how to write an effective resume and cover letter that reflects your strengths and resonates with employers so you can land interviews. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Aug 22

    HES: Harvard Extension School Campus Interview Program Orientation

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    HES degree candidates: The Campus Interview Program brings employers on campus for full-time, first-round job interviews for graduating students. Interviews are held from September-October. In order to be eligible for the Fall Campus Interview Program, you must: Have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA; complete the online Harvard Extension School graduation confirmation form for a November, March, or May 2019-2020 graduation (available via online services); and attend the mandatory orientation August 22, 5:00-6:00pm at OCS.
  • 2019 Aug 19

    Resume and Cover Letter 101 (Webinar)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    WEBINAR
    For Harvard College students only. Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job and internship market by learning how to write an effective resume and cover letter. From writing effective accomplishment statements to deciding what to include and what to leave out, this workshop discusses, step-by-step, how to build and improve your resume and cover letters. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Aug 13

    Managing Offers (Webinar)

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    WEBINAR
    For Harvard College students only. The "offer stage" can be just as stressful as the recruiting process. Learn how to advocate for yourself while maintaining good professional relationships when asking questions or addressing issues about your offer. Join the OCS Employer Relations Director, Deb Carroll, to discuss some of the following scenarios/questions, plus any additional questions you may have: What if your employer is asking you to make a decision before you are ready? How do you talk about your offer with other prospective employers? What if you want to change groups... Read more about Managing Offers (Webinar)

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