Extension School

  • 2019 Feb 20

    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. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5790832370119322881. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.... Read more about HES: Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs (Webinar)
  • 2019 Feb 20

    A Guide to Meals, Manners, and Mastering Conversation on the Job Search

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Unsure what to do during interviews and networking dinners? Do you often feel tongue-tied in these situations? Employers are often looking for candidates with strong communication skills, including those who can handle themselves in all types of networking situations. Join us to learn tips on how to present yourself with polish. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Feb 20

    Fashion: Explore Pathways

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Come hear from alumni working in different aspects of fashion about exciting career opportunities in the field. Also learn about the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund and how you can apply!
    • Lindsay Rosenblum MBA ‘19, Pre-MBA Intern at Margaux, Former Manager of Global Retail Wardrobing at Ralph Lauren 
    • Ricardo Media ‘13, Ecommerce Assistant Manager at Furla & Former YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund Award Winner 
    • Kacey Gills ’19, Intern at BRAG (Black Retail Action Group) & Fashion Office Intern at Bloomingdales, Founder & Owner of...
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  • 2019 Feb 21

    Biotech, Pharma, and Healthcare Pathways

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    The health sciences field is growing, with thriving opportunities at biotechnology and pharmaceutical organizations. Learn more about the impact technology is making on healthcare innovation and gain insight on what it takes to make an impact on the future of healthcare.

    Panelists include:

     

    • Jenna Eun, PhD ’13 (UW-Madison) Johnson & Johnson: Senior Data Scientist
    • Patrick Guertin, MS (Northeastern), ...
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  • 2019 Feb 22

    Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Cabot Science Library
    Join us for the Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare 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, please visit the Biotech, Pharma, & Healthcare Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
  • 2019 Feb 25

    HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 1:30pm

    Join us for a webinar discussion about how to position your Harvard Extension School experience with potential employers. Have you ever been asked what is the Harvard Extension School, and why did you choose to attend? This webinar will explore these questions as well as how to represent the Harvard Extension School on your resume, at interviews and networking events. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4782585705006889473. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is... Read more about HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)
  • 2019 Feb 26

    HES: Sustainability & Entrepreneurship Career Path Spotlight (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Join us for a webinar featuring Emma Rose Cohen, a 2018 graduate of the Master of Liberal Arts, Sustainability at Harvard Extension School. Emma is CEO and Co-Founder of FinalStraw, whose mission is to reduce plastic straw use by giving people a convenient, collapsible, reusable alternative. Her Kickstarter for FinalStraw hit $1.89 million in sales after just one month, and she had the opportunity to appear on SharkTank. She spent four years in the Pollution Prevention Department at Los Alamos National Laboratory, working to reduce the Lab’s waste. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Sustainability & Entrepreneurship Career Path Spotlight (Webinar)
  • 2019 Feb 27

    HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Are you ready to make a career change? A career move can be a daunting process. Explore how to take stock and develop a realistic plan of action. Learn key steps to help facilitate an effective and successful career change. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3860282366279568641. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin. Read more about HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change (Webinar)
  • 2019 Feb 27

    Energy & Environment Pathways

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Considering a career related to environmental causes, energy, or sustainability? Get a jumpstart on the job and internship search by coming to this session focused on ideas and strategies that will put you on the right track. You'll hear from panelists working in a variety of industries and job functions in nonprofit, corporate, and government settings.

    Panelists will include: 

    • Marcus Hazelwood, ALB ’18 (Environmental Studies), Project Manager at RDK Engineers
    • Henry Roman, AB '92 (Chem) & SM '97 (Environmental Health Management),...
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  • 2019 Feb 28

    Public District Career Fair

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Gutman Conference Center, 6 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA
    Join us for the HGSE Public District 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 HGSE Public District Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry. Hosted by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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