Planning to attend an upcoming career fair and not sure what to expect? Have you been to fairs before but need tips on making the most of them? Come to this presentation and get practical tips and advice on how to make the most of your time at career fairs and employer events! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Are you an international student interested in pursuing a job in the US? Learn how to invest your limited time and give yourself the best chance of finding a U.S. job with visa sponsorship. Learn tips for how to overcome shyness and strategies for navigating the U.S. job market. Presented by Dan Beaudry, author of "Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding Jobs in the United States." Dan is the former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com and the former Associate Director of Corporate Recruiting at Boston University.... Read more about GSAS: Job Search for International Students in the US Featuring Dan Beaudry
"The rapid development of education and learning technologies around the world can offer many career opportunities for PhDs. But what kind of knowledge and skills are applicable? And how might PhDs build a meaningful career in this growing industry?
Harvard Innovation Lab, 125 Western Avenue, Allston, MA
Join us for the Startup 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 Startup Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
Are you a college or master's student considering a PhD in the arts and sciences (i.e. humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences)? Come hear from advanced graduate students who will share their tips and advice on applying for, and surviving and thriving in, graduate school. We'll also discuss essential questions you must ask yourself before committing to the PhD, as well as how to position yourself for a career within or beyond the professoriate after grad school. Read more about Pursuing the PhD: Myths and Realities
Attend this career chat to meet Amy Huang (AB '17), University Innovation Specialist at the Good Food Institute. You'll learn about what GFI does, discuss the case for rethinking the food system, and hear about opportunities for entrepreneurship and science innovation in the food and sustainability space. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
After the career chat, sign up to meet in small groups with Amy Huang (AB '17), University Innovation Specialist at the Good Food Institute. Discuss whatever you are interested in, including what GFI does, the food system, sustainability, and opportunities for entrepreneurship and science innovation within companies in the food and sustainability arena. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
What are your career plans post-Harvard? What are your options? How can you even get started? Jump start your career and take on these big career questions! In this workshop, you will engage in interactive career self-assessment exercises to better understand your skills, interests, and values in the context of an effective job search. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
A changing climate is dramatically affecting many sectors and organizations, and opportunities to work within this field are varied. Attend this discussion to hear from panelists working in diverse industries and job functions related to the environment in nonprofit, corporate, and government settings. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
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