Extension School

2018 Oct 22

Smithsonian National Museum of American History- Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

WEBINAR (Virtual)

Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s Interim Interns & Fellows Program Manager, Caroline Fiertz, will join us via a webinar to discuss the many internship and fellowship opportunities at the museum. Learn how to get involved in Archival Science, Curatorial Projects, Exhibition Design and Graphic Production, Museum Management, Music Projects, and Public Programs, Education, New Media, and Digital Outreach. All concentrations and degrees are considered. To participate, pre-register at...

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2018 Nov 01

Learn About What it is Like to Work in Asset Management in NYC

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge MA 02138

Rishi Ganti (A.M. 97, J.D. 00, Ph.D. 00) founded Orthogon Partners, an investment management firm in New York focused on esoteric assets which has been featured in Bloomberg TV, Businessweek, and The Wall Street Journal. In this talk he'll describe

  •  Difficulties in the transition from academe to industry
  • Common mistakes graduates make when entering finance
  • What it was like to start an investment fund
  • How coming from Harvard helped, and hurt
  • Truth and misconceptions about life in New York.
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2018 Oct 04

Science Policy/National Security Career Chat with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in science policy and how physical and social scientists can assist our government, especially in the realm of national security? Join this conversation with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA (Institute for Defense Analyses), and learn about entry-points into this field, and how you can apply your scientific and technical knowledge with IDA and similar institutions. IDA is a non-profit corporation that operates three Federally Funded Research and Development Centers in the public... Read more about Science Policy/National Security Career Chat with David Chu, PhD, President of IDA
2018 Oct 31

Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
Learn about the Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps fellowship. Fellows will work under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF manager to uncover strategic energy management and climate solutions for their host organization. Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed nearly 1000 fellows in host organizations including Under Armour, Google, Lyft, City of Los Angles, General Motors, Vassar College and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability. Projects may focus on: Scaling Energy Efficiency Solutions, Carbon Mitigation Strategies, Clean and Renewable Energy, and Sustainable... Read more about Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session (Webinar)
2018 Sep 14

CANCELLED: HES: Smithsonian National Museum of American History- Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s Interim Interns & Fellows Program Manager, Caroline Fiertz, will join us via a webinar to discuss the many internship and fellowship opportunities at the museum. Learn how to get involved in Archival Science, Curatorial Projects, Exhibition Design and Graphic Production, Museum Management, Music Projects, and Public Programs, Education, New Media, and Digital Outreach. All concentrations and degrees are considered. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about CANCELLED: HES: Smithsonian National Museum of American History- Information Session (Webinar)
2018 Sep 27

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, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7893838570498219266. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a... Read more about HES: Positioning Your Extension School Degree & Certificate to Employers (Webinar)
2018 Oct 24

HES: Career Path Spotlight - Consulting (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
Join us for a webinar featuring Merve Kosesoy, a current student in the Master of Liberal Arts program at Harvard Extension School. Merve is a Consultant with Deloitte Canada, the Digital Integration team and previously worked at the United Nations as a Sustainability Consultant concerning partnership opportunities with the private sector to implement the Sustainable Development Goals. Later on, she worked at Phoventus, a consulting firm specializing in solar, wind energy, energy storage and electrification. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Career Path Spotlight - Consulting (Webinar)
2018 Sep 04

Finance & FinTech Networking Night

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Sheraton Commander, 16 Garden St.
Join us for the Finance & FinTech Networking Night! 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 Finance & FinTech Networking Night website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2018 Oct 09

HES: Ace Your Interview (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

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WEBINAR
Interview skills can make or break your chance of receiving an offer. This webinar will focus on how to effectively prepare and research for an interview, and how to handle difficult questions. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2102139080957525762. 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 Oct 18

Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cabot Science Library
Join us for the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo! 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 Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2018 Nov 01

HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing for Working Professionals (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job market by learning step-by-step how to write an effective resume and cover letter. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3641940244471924226. 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... Read more about HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing for Working Professionals (Webinar)
2018 Oct 26

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

1:00pm to 2:15pm

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WEBINAR
LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful tool for building your professional network. Join us to be guided step-by-step through enhancing your profile and networking for job leads. This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn Trainer, Sabrina Woods. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9079071423334893571. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click on the link included in the confirmation... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search (Webinar)
2018 Sep 20

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

1:00pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful tool for building your professional network. Join us to be guided step-by-step through enhancing your profile and networking for job leads.This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn Trainer, Sabrina Woods. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6235490262324724227. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email.... Read more about HES: LinkedIn for Networking, Career Building & The Job Search (Webinar)
2018 Sep 06

HES: Career Path Spotlight - Finance (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
Join us for a webinar featuring Shawn J. Mushtaq, a 2017 graduate of the Master of Liberal Arts at Harvard University Extension School. Shawn currently serves Barclays in front office model/machine learning risk management for their U.S. banking division. Before working at Barclays, Shawn was as a Senior Associate at State Street Corporation. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6503435748433430018. Once pre-registered, you will receive (within seconds) a confirmation email. Click... Read more about HES: Career Path Spotlight - Finance (Webinar)

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