Workshop or Orientation

  • 2020 Feb 21

    Pathways to Marketing & Consumer Products

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Do you consider yourself both a problem solver and a creative? Interested in the world of marketing and consumer products, but not sure where to start? If so, come hear from a diverse panel of alumni, working in marketing and consumer products, discuss their pathways into these industries. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the skills needed to be successful in a career in marketing and consumer products! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2020 Feb 24

    Evolutionary Biology Professional-in-Residence Career Chat

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Are you majoring in evolutionary biology? Or do you have a general interest in this field and wonder how you can explore your interests beyond pipettes and microscopes? Then come hear from our professional in residence who will discuss their field work in biology beyond the lab space. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2020 Feb 24

    HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    Learn the skills to negotiate your salary during the job search process. Explore how to research and to articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business discussion. Strategize how to place yourself in a power position so you do not leave money on the table. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6732889542997672205 Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to... Read more about HES: Salary Negotiation Strategies for the Job Search (Webinar)
  • 2020 Feb 24

    GSAS: Career Jump Start for Humanists and Social Scientists, Featuring Brian DeGrazia, MLA

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    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.
  • 2020 Feb 24

    Personal Statement Workshop

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Get tips for your personal statement for your medical school application! We will also discuss the other pieces of writing you will submit during the application process. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2020 Feb 25

    HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility (Webinar)

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Webinar
    Have you been thinking about how to leverage your degree or certificate in your current workplace? Do you want to learn helpful ways to navigate potential career paths within your organization? Join this session as we explore how to begin your internal job search, have a conversation with your manager and creating and leveraging your internal network. Presented by Kathy Baron, Director, Workforce Planning & Talent Mobility. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Leveraging Your Degree or Certificate for Internal Career Mobility (Webinar)
  • 2020 Feb 25

    Environment & Climate Change: Career Pathways

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    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.
  • 2020 Feb 25

    GSAS: The Networked Job Search

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    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
  • 2020 Feb 25

    MD-PhD: Is It Right For You?

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    TBD
    Aspiring to be a physician and enjoying bench research? On the PhD track but long for patient interactions? Can’t decide between the MD, the PhD, or the combined MD/PhD program? Not sure what degree(s) you need to achieve your long term goals? Join the Directors and Deans of Admission from Harvard Medical School, Washington University, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan Kettering Tri-Institutional MD/PhD Program to discover whether MD-PhD training is the right path for you and to learn how to be a competitive applicant. Co-sponsored by the Harvard... Read more about MD-PhD: Is It Right For You?

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