Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

2019 Apr 04

Generalist Consulting Panel [Harvard Graduate Consulting Club event]

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Northwest Building, B103
HGCC has invited consultants from leading generalist firms to share insider perspectives on the transition from academia to consulting. The panel discussion will include intellectual transition, lifestyle changes, and the most rewarding and difficult aspects of generalist consulting. The panel discussion will be followed by Q&A and a networking session. Refreshments will be provided.

Participating firms include McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group, and Bain & Company.

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2019 Apr 08

GSAS "Flash Mentoring" Week

Mon Apr 8 (All day) to Sun Apr 14 (All day)

Did you know that over 300 GSAS Alumni have recently signed up on Firsthand Advisers (https://harvardocs.firsthand.co/) to talk to you about your career and help you with your job search? Alumni have master’s and PhD’s in most disciplines and represent a variety of employment sectors, and they are eager to speak with you! 

What is it: Harvard alumni (including many master’s and PhD’s) from around the world have volunteered to: 

* Have a career conversation with you, 

* Review your resume, 

*...

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2019 Apr 01

More than the MD: Exploring Careers in the Health Professions

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St Cambridge, MA 02138
Join representatives from MGH Institute of Health Professions, affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital, to learn about career pathways, educational requirements, and scope of practice for all members of the health care team from nurses and physician assistants to genetic counselors, physical therapists, speech-language pathologists, and occupational therapists. The panel will be moderated by Peter Cahn, PhD, MGH Institute, and Sean Palfrey, MD, Faculty Dean of Adams House.... Read more about More than the MD: Exploring Careers in the Health Professions
2019 Apr 02

Beyond the PhD: Finding a Career that Works for You

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall B1

Beyond the PhD: Finding A Career that Works for You

How can graduate students think strategically, self-reflect, and pursue a meaningful career in academia and beyond? Join us for a presentation, discussion and Q&A with Dr. Jennifer Polk, academic, life, and career coach for graduate students, and co-founder of Beyond the Professoriate and From PhD to Life

 

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2019 Mar 26

Jargon Jungle [Harvard GSAS Biotech Club Event]

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA, CGIS Knafel Building Room K050

"An Overview of Financial Asset Classes & An Introduction to the Vocabulary of the Stock Market. 

The financial industry is notorious for its own language, from commonplace stocks (“equities”) and bonds (“fixed income”) to the more esoteric vocabulary of options and risk management. This workshop will cover some of the basic terminology used in the stock market, including:
·     “Assets” and “asset classes”
·     Variations on “common stock”, including “options”, “futures”, and “shorting”
·  ...

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2019 Mar 13

Let's Talk - “What are you going to do with that?”: Professional opportunities for Identity-Based Studies [Harvard College Women's Center Event]

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Harvard College Women's Center lounge

Join The Harvard College Women's Center, along with the Asian American Women's Association, Association of Black Harvard Women, Black Men's Forum, Black Students Association, Harvard Undergraduate Union of Mixed Students, Radcliffe Union of Students, & South Asian Association:

For students whose concentration ends in “Studies,” there can be a lot of questions and concerns about post-graduate opportunities. Hear from Harvard alums and professors on the professional opportunities available for folks with degrees in race, gender, sexuality...

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2019 Apr 04

HES: U.S. Department of Energy - National Nuclear Security Administration Graduate Fellowship, Employer Information Session (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar

Join Christian Perry, recruiter for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP). NGFP is seeking highly motivated graduate-level students to grow as the next generation of national security leaders. These year-long, salaried fellowships offer:

  • Hands-on experience in national security
  • Career development, professional networking, and specialized...
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2019 Mar 13

“Art, Music and Social Justice” – A Conversation with Yo Yo Ma and Debra Borda [HBS Event]

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Klarman Hall, Harvard Business School
Yo-Yo Ma, renowned cellist, and Deborah Borda, President of the New York Philharmonic, will engage in a wide-ranging conversation about art, music, and social justice. The panel discussion will be moderated by Harvard Business School Professors Rohit Deshpandé and Henry McGee. This event is free and open to the Harvard community. Partners and friends of Harvard/Allston are welcome. 
2019 Apr 12

Veterans Impact Day 2019 [Harvard Kennedy School Event]

8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Service work across Boston

"Join us on Friday, April 12, 2019 for Veterans Impact Day, offered in collaboration with HKS Serves, for an annual day of service that brings together veterans and civilians from the Harvard community.

This year, the Center for Public Leadership (CPL) and the Student Public Service Collaborative (SPSC) at HKS are partnering to create an opportunity for members of the Harvard Community to serve and connect with veterans and active duty service members at volunteer sites around the Greater Boston area. Please join us in creating conversations and...

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2019 Apr 10

U.S. Department of State - Department of Diplomatic Security Service Employer Information Session - WEBINAR

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR

"Join Special Agent Cassius Gray, of the DS/DSS Recruitment Unit at the U.S. Department of State for a webinar about the career opportunities with the Department of Diplomatic Security Service. Cassius will share information about the roles, responsibilities and recruiting process. Learn about internship and job opportunities for undergraduates and master’s degree level candidates. To participate, pre-register at  https://...

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