Journalism, Publishing, Writing

  • 2019 Feb 21

    Building Your Writing Portfolio

    4:30pm to 5:30pm


    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Alums whose careers rely on strong writing and critical thinking skills offer advice about how to build your writing portfolio for the job market.

    Panelists Include:

    • Melanie Long ’10 - Assistant Director, Communications Creative Services at Harvard University Alumni Affairs & Development  
    • Dr. Carrie Andersen ’08 – Senior Content Strategist at Wayfair
    • Erin Fahy ’13 -  Senior Copywriter at Overseas Adventure Travel
    • Stephanie Shing ‘10 - Marketing Content Specialist at Pearson
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  • 2019 Feb 27

    So You Want to Write Fiction...

    8:00pm to 9:00pm


    Mather House

    Wondering what to do about that urge to write? Want to hear three great writers discuss the writing life? Mather’s writer-in-residence Keith Raffel will moderate a discussion among three great authors on all aspects of their fiction-writing careers from how they got started to how they keep going.

    • ZZ Packer has had short stories published in many magazines including The New Yorker, Ploughshares, and Best American Short Stories. Her debut collection of stories Drinking Coffee Elsewhere was selected by John Updike for the Today...
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