Extension School

2020 Jun 30

HES: Managing Your Career Development in Uncertain Times

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Webinar
Focusing on your career development can be challenging when the world is in crisis. Amid cutbacks, lay-offs, and economic instability, how can you keep working toward your long-term goals? In this webinar, career advisor Linda Spencer will provide tips and tools to maintain your momentum during the downturn. Linda Spencer is Director of Career Advising and Programming for Harvard Extension School. To participate, pre-register at https://... Read more about HES: Managing Your Career Development in Uncertain Times
2020 Apr 24

Virtual Networking in the Age of Social Distancing (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Online

Connecting with employers and alumni is one of the most effective strategies you can use to explore careers, build summer plans, and to enhance an internship or post-graduate job search. While the current pandemic has changed some aspects of networking, it remains an important process to engage in. In this webinar, we’ll cover how to effectively engage your personal network, as well as best practices for leveraging online resources including LinkedIn, Firsthand Advisers, the Harvard Alumni Community, virtual career fairs, employer webinars and more. We’ll leave plenty of time to answer...

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2020 May 01

Social Impact Expo

8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

virtual (more information coming soon)
Join us for the Social Impact Expo, which will now take place virtually! This event is a chance to join organizations for 1-hour information sessions running from 8am-5pm on April 30 and May 1.

Network virtually with nonprofit and mission-driven organizations that span a range of fields, including government and education. Learn about internships, jobs, and careers that will make a positive social impact at all levels.

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2020 Apr 30

Social Impact Expo

8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

virtual (more information coming soon)
Join us for the Social Impact Expo, which will now take place virtually! This event is a chance to join organizations for 1-hour information sessions running from 8am-5pm on April 30 and May 1.

Network virtually with nonprofit and mission-driven organizations that span a range of fields, including government and education. Learn about internships, jobs, and careers that will make a positive social impact at all levels.

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2020 Feb 19

Arts Management Career Chat: Akili Tommasino, Associate Curator at the Museum of Fine Arts

6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

Join the Black Arts Festival and OCS for a conversation on diverse careers in art!

Akili Tommasino is associate curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. An advocate of emerging artists and scholar of the twentieth-century avant-garde, he has curated and collaborated on numerous...

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2020 Feb 12

HES: Career Path Spotlight: Project Management (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar

Join us for a webinar featuring Katie Doran, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Liberal Arts, Management at Harvard Extension School. Katie currently works as a Senior Technical Program Manager at Amazon Robotics. Prior to working at Amazon, Katie worked for BAE Systems and Facebook. Katie is a Teaching Assistant for the Harvard Extension School Course: “Strategic Business Insights”. To participate, pre-register at ...

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2020 Apr 08

HES: Career Path Spotlight: Finance and Strategy Consulting (Webinar)

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Webinar
Join us for a webinar featuring Harvard Extension School current ALM, Psychology student, Vibhu Sinha. Recipient of The Presidential Award from The White House, Vibhu Sinha is a senior investment professional, with fifteen years of experience advising institutional clients as well as early-stage ventures on investment pitches and due-diligence, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate strategy. Vibhu’s experience includes working as Vice President at Trust Company of the West, a former indirect subsidiary of Société Générale and a global $200 billion asset manager, as well as... Read more about HES: Career Path Spotlight: Finance and Strategy Consulting (Webinar)
2020 Mar 06

HES: Career Path Spotlight: Real Estate Finance (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
Join us for a webinar featuring Jonathan Khalily, 2018 alum in the Master of Liberal Arts, Finance at Harvard Extension School. Jonathan currently works as a Director at Transition Acquisitions. Transition Acquisitions invests in opportunistic commercial real estate assets within New York City; strategically focused on office, retail, and industrial properties. At Transition Acquisitions, he underwrites and analyzes new investments to add to their portfolio while also managing various on-going developments that range in scope and size. To participate, pre-register at... Read more about HES: Career Path Spotlight: Real Estate Finance (Webinar)
2020 Feb 13

HES: Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Employer Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company of Johnson & Johnson, provides medicines for an array of health concerns in several therapeutic areas. Join members of the Data Sciences Group at Janssen Pharmaceuticals, for a virtual employer information session to learn about the group and available internship & full-time positions for undergraduate, master’s and PhD level candidates. The Data Sciences Group is looking for outstanding candidates who are interested in designing, developing, and fielding data mining solutions that have direct impact to patients and Janssen world... Read more about HES: Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Employer Information Session (Webinar)
2020 Feb 28

ALL IVY ENVIRONMENTAL & SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FAIR

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Columbia University

Join us for the All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career Fair! 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 All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
 

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2020 Feb 26

Future of Food: Career Pathways

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Alternative protein promises to shift our food supply away from its dependence on conventional animal agriculture and its consequences on climate change, global food insecurity, public health, and animal welfare. But transforming the food system is a vast, multidisciplinary effort that requires thinkers from all different disciplines ranging from synthetic biology and chemical engineering to economics and data science. Join this panel of scientists, entrepreneurs, policymakers, and movement-builders as they discuss the case for rethinking meat, illuminate diverse career pathways into the...

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2020 Feb 14

STARTUP CAREER FAIR

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Lab, 125 Western Avenue, Allston, MA
Join us for the Startup Career Fair! 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 Startup Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2020 Apr 01

HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
If you are considering applying to PhD programs please join Laura Stark, PhD, of the Office of Career Services (OCS), for a discussion about earning a PhD. Laura will present some helpful tips for applying to PhD programs and discuss some essential questions you must consider before applying. She will also discuss the application process, how faculty admissions committees evaluate you, and actions you can take to strengthen your candidacy. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/... Read more about HES: Pursuing a PhD in the Arts & Sciences (Webinar)
2020 Jan 29

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

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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. Presented by Linda Spencer, Associate Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://... Read more about HES: Resume & Cover Letter Writing For Working Professionals (Webinar)
2020 Mar 27

HES: Exploring Careers in International Relations (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
Are you interested in a career in International Relations? Attend this webinar to learn more about the varied career paths in this field, how you might prepare yourself for work, and key resources to help you find opportunities. Presented by Loredana George, Assistant Director, OCS. To participate, pre-register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1366942945966726669 Please join at least five minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin.

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