Planning & Timelines

2018 Jan 19

“Explore” Next Steps Beyond Harvard, Using Design Thinking

10:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

The same design thinking responsible for cutting edge technology, products, and spaces can be used to design and build your career. Join us for this day-long workshop created to help you tackle the challenge of understanding work you might like to engage in. Adapted from the popular Stanford course and book entitled “Designing Your Life,” this hands-on session will give you the tools to make decisions, learn more about the world of work, and confidently leverage the Harvard network while prototyping a few different plans for your future. The day will be filled with specially-designed...

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2018 Jan 18

"Explore" Summer Opportunities Wintersession Bootcamp

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Want to learn how to get started landing great summer experiences and funding? Come roll up your sleeves and get help finding summer opportunities and filling out funding applications. This hands-on interactive boot camp will help you get a jump on deadlines and teach you how to reach out to alumni and employers. Learn about the different types of summer experiences such as research, study abroad, internships, public service and volunteering and compare domestic and international options. After a short general overview, you will spend time with individual OCS advisers who will help... Read more about "Explore" Summer Opportunities Wintersession Bootcamp
2018 Jan 17

"Explore" Summer Opportunities Wintersession Bootcamp

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Want to learn how to get started landing great summer experiences and funding? Come roll up your sleeves and get help finding summer opportunities and filling out funding applications. This hands-on interactive boot camp will help you get a jump on deadlines and teach you how to reach out to alumni and employers. Learn about the different types of summer experiences such as research, study abroad, internships, public service and volunteering and compare domestic and international options. After a short general overview, you will spend time with individual OCS advisers who will help... Read more about "Explore" Summer Opportunities Wintersession Bootcamp
2017 Nov 21

Navigating Your Summer Workshop

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Thinking about your summer plans? Wondering where to start looking for an internship? Curious about how to apply for summer funding? Come to this session to learn about resources and strategies for finding a great summer opportunity as well as tips for summer funding applications. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
2017 Nov 28

Navigating Your Summer Workshop

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Thinking about your summer plans? Wondering where to start looking for an internship? Curious about how to apply for summer funding? Come to this session to learn about resources and strategies for finding a great summer opportunity as well as tips for summer funding applications. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
2017 Nov 15

Navigating Your Summer Workshop

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Thinking about your summer plans? Wondering where to start looking for an internship? Curious about how to apply for summer funding? Come to this session to learn about resources and strategies for finding a great summer opportunity as well as tips for summer funding applications. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
2017 Nov 09

Managing Graduate School and Finances

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Thinking about graduate or professional school? Concerned about how funding works and the differences between undergraduate and graduate life and coursework? Hear from Harvard students from a variety of graduate and professional schools share their experiences of why they chose to pursue graduate study, what their experiences have been like, and how they were able to fund their education. The panel will feature a number of first gen students and others who have gone on to graduate education. This event is a partnership between OCS and the First Gen Student Union (FGSU).Insomnia cookies will... Read more about Managing Graduate School and Finances
2017 Nov 27

Summer Internships, Study Abroad, and Funding 101

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Science Center Hall E
Looking to work, volunteer, or study abroad this summer? Not sure where to start looking? Curious about funding options? Join us for a quick overview of everything you need to know to get started and meet important deadlines. Hear from students about their experiences with summer study abroad, domestic and international internships, and working back home for the summer. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
2017 Nov 14

Presidential Public Service Fellowship Panel

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you passionate about public service and hope to play a leadership role in the field? Hear from last year's Presidential Public Service Fellows about their funded internships. The Fellows will share what they learned and how to be a competitive candidate in this year's selection process. Also, learn what Harvard graduate students did between college and graduate school to gain valuable public service experience. The President's Public Service Fellowship provides generous funding for undergraduate students on financial aid,... Read more about Presidential Public Service Fellowship Panel
2017 Dec 01

Navigating Your Summer Workshop

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Thinking about your summer plans? Wondering where to start looking for an internship? Curious about how to apply for summer funding? Come to this session to learn about resources and strategies for finding a great summer opportunity as well as tips for summer funding applications. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
2017 Aug 29

OCS Resources Meet and Greet

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Get a last taste of summer – OCS will be serving ice cream treats and popsicles!

Stop by and meet the OCS team. Learn about upcoming programs and our 20 career fairs. Get your general questions answered and discover how OCS can help you get the most out of Harvard and beyond!

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