Extension School

2018 Mar 28

PhD & Master's Virtual Career Fair [Graduate Career Consortium and CareerEco Event]

9:00am to 7:00pm

This annual event, hosted by the Graduate Career Consortium and CareerEco, is open to PhD and Master's students, postdocs, and Alumni. Join in real-time via live chat sessions and meet top-notch employers seeking candidates with advanced degrees.

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2018 Feb 23

International Relations Professional in Residence Career Chat: Featuring Rebecca Vander Schaaf

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Rebecca Vander Schaaf is Assistant Director of Global Recruiting at Middlebury Institute of International Studies. Rebecca speaks French and has lived and studied in France, England, and India. She will be sharing information about her background and how to use foreign language and intercultural skills to build a career. Learn about career paths, how to gain the required skills, and how to build your network. Refer to Middlebury Institute’s degree programs and bring any questions....

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2018 Apr 03

HES: Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Through an intersectional discussion of power-dynamics, the webinar will provide a conceptual framework to foster an understanding about the root causes for any form of sexual and gender-based harassment. Linking day-to-day manifestations of gender inequity within professional environments, participants will be encouraged to think of their own behavior as part of the problem and the solution. The webinar will convey some basic skills on how to support people who are experiencing workplace sexual harassment. This webinar will be presented by Maike Isaac, Education...

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2018 Feb 28

Explore Careers in Food

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

OCS and the Food Literacy Project invite you to hear from panelists representing an exciting variety of food careers. Come learn from people who’ve worked in business, farming, publishing, and more, and find out how to get connected to opportunities in the world of food.
 
Panelists:

  • Mia Cellucci, Strategic Partnerships & Marketing Manager at CommonWealth Kitchen
  • Christine Liu, Digital Executive Editor at America's Test Kitchen
  • Anna Pierce-Slive, Garden Educator at Green City Growers

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2018 Feb 27

HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing 101 (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar
First impressions do count! 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. To participate, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation email to join the webinar. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
2018 Feb 09

HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:15pm

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Webinar
Join Sabrina Woods (www.sabrina-woods.com) for this hands-on, interactive webinar where you will be guided step-by-step through the process of enhancing your profile and networking for job leads. We will discuss changing your headline, adding skills, enhancing your summary, and adding links and documents to show examples of your work. Additional topics will include: ways to reach out to alumni and other professionals, asking for in-person networking meetings (often called informational interviews) and how to join and benefit from participating in... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search (Webinar)
2018 Jan 31

HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing 101 (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar
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. To participate, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a... Read more about HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing 101 (Webinar)
2018 Apr 04

HES: Exploring Careers in Energy, Environment & Sustainability (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar
Considering a job or internship related to environmental causes, energy, or sustainability? Get tips and strategies for a successful job and internship search in these fields. To participate, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation email to join the webinar. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.
2018 Mar 06

HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar
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/4007176012318347523. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation email to join the webinar. Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin. Read more about HES: Navigating a Successful Career Change (Webinar)
2018 Feb 22

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

1:00pm to 1:30pm

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Webinar
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, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the... Read more about HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)
2018 Feb 14

HES: How to Find and Compete for Competitive Fellowships: A Conversation with ProFellow Founder Vicki Johnson (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Webinar
Join us for a webinar to learn about ProFellow.com, a great free resource for researching academic and professional fellowship opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate and post graduate level; including opportunities for early and mid-career professionals, social entrepreneurship fellowships, international fellowships, summer fellowships and more. Dr. Vicki Johnson, a four-time fellow and Founder of ProFellow, will lead this webinar. To participate, first pre-register. Once pre-registered, you will receive (... Read more about HES: How to Find and Compete for Competitive Fellowships: A Conversation with ProFellow Founder Vicki Johnson (Webinar)
2018 Feb 06

Job Search for International Students in the US

3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Learn how to invest your time, and give yourself the best chance of finding a U.S. job with visa sponsorship. Come hear from Dan Beaudry, author of “Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding Jobs in the United States.” Learn tips for how to overcome shyness, strategies for navigating the U.S. job market, and how to maximize your chances of landing a job in the U.S. 

This event is open only to Harvard FAS students and alumni.

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