Thinking about applying for a Ph.D. program in engineering or life/physical sciences? Come hear from current Harvard graduate students about their personal journeys applying to and succeeding in a STEM graduate program. Gain first-hand advice on choosing and financing a graduate program, including successful application strategies, and things you should consider before embarking on this first step in an academic career.
Interested in a career related to international development? Join this interactive session, led by Salimah Samji, HKS MPA/ID'04, Director of Building State Capability (BSC) at Harvard’s Center for International Development (CID). Salimah has also worked at The World Bank Group and...
Are you a college or master's student considering a PhD in the humanities or social sciences? It's important to know what to expect before embarking on the PhD. 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. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
First impressions do count! Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job 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. Presented by Amanda Peters, Associate Director, OCS. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NMplQ6OQRC6baKAZC01NdQ
Join this Pre-Health Question Center to meet the PPL PAFs (Pre-Health Peer Liaison Peer Advising Fellows) and ask any questions you might have about being premed/pre-health at Harvard. The first 5-10 minutes will be spent discussing extracurricular activities/student organizations/clubs before we open up to general Q&A. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. Read more about Pre-Health Question Center
There are many ways graduate students can work with the United Nations, including the Young Professionals Programme, consulting projects, and internships. Learn how you might use your language skills, analytical abilities, values, and competencies to solve global challenges working in the UN System and various UN agencies. Hear from Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, UN). Previously Manuela worked in a number of UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities.... Read more about GSAS: UN Career Chat - Professional in Residence
Interested in learning about careers at the UN, including WHO, UNICEF, ITU and other UN agencies? Hear from Manuela Morelli, Head of Human Resources Planning and Development at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, UN). Previously Manuela worked in a number of different UN Agencies in various Human Resources capacities. Learn about the UN System and background required to work there. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.