Harvard College

2019 Apr 09

Pre-Health Question Center

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Science Center (in front of the electronic message board)

Any quick premed or pre-health questions? Come to the Pre-Health Question Center to meet Pre-Health Peer Liaison PAFs (PPL PAFs) and ask about anything (courses, extracurriculars, summers, what it means to be premed, etc.)!

2019 Mar 29

Public Service Job Search Meetup for Seniors

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you a senior looking for a public service job in government, politics, international development, non-profits, education, law, think tanks, environment or other areas? Come and brainstorm with other seniors and advisers from the Office of Career Services (OCS), the Center for Public Interest Careers (CPIC), and the Institute of Politics (IOP) to discuss how to best connect with alumni working in your area of interest, find additional job search resources, and learn networking tips. Pizza will be served!... Read more about Public Service Job Search Meetup for Seniors
2019 Feb 22

Careers in the Law and Beyond

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St
Come hear from a number of Harvard Advanced Leadership Fellows, in residence on campus for the spring semester, about their distinguished legal careers covering areas such as antitrust, commercial litigation, healthcare, consumer product safety and global legal issues. Learn how they parlayed their legal training into diverse careers such as banking, advocacy research in Africa, and serving in government agencies. Fellows will share their insights and... Read more about Careers in the Law and Beyond
2019 Mar 12

Find a Job Using LinkedIn

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St

Networking is the best way to get your foot in the door with organizations today.  LinkedIn is a popular social platform used by professionals, hiring managers, and recruiters.  These professionals are able to use LinkedIn to sort through thousands of profiles to find the best candidates to fill open roles. It is more important than ever to have a strong LinkedIn profile that tells your unique story.  By attending this workshop, you will walk away armed with the knowledge to

  • build a profile that attracts employers
  • ...
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2019 Mar 07

Health Policy Training and Careers with Zirui Song, MD, PhD

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Zirui Song, MD, PhD will speak about his training and career path in health care policy and medicine. His work focuses on policies to address health care spending and quality, including the effect of provider payment policies in Medicare and the privately-insured population. Dr. Song is a an assistant professor of health care policy and medicine at Harvard Medical School and a general internist at Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his Ph.D. in Health Policy (Economics track) from Harvard University, and his M.D. magna cum laude from HMS. He completed his residency training at MGH.... Read more about Health Policy Training and Careers with Zirui Song, MD, PhD
2019 Feb 13

A Conversation about the Music Industry at WHRB 95.3 FM

6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

WHRB, 389 Harvard St. Cambridge, MA

Are you curious about careers in radio broadcasting, entertainment or music in general? Meet with OCS advisers to talk about opportunities, internships or post-graduate positions. After the discussion, take an optional tour of the radio station if you are not a member and meet other students interested in music. 

Please RSVP via the Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2249481745263680/

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2019 Feb 08

Politics & Data Science: Professional in Residence Office Hours

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Join Hayley Arader ’16 for small group conversations related to your interests in politics and/or data science. Hayley graduated from the College with a degree in Government and a secondary in Statistics, and is now a Senior Data Scientist on the Political Team at Civis Analytics in Washington, DC. In her role, Hayley consults for progressive political clients by offering an analytic perspective on their campaigns, and helps develop the technology to empower clients to make data-driven decisions. This conversation with Hayley can also be helpful in...

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2019 Feb 11

Leveraging The Career Benefits Of A Study Abroad Experience

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Thinking of a semester abroad but worried it will impede your chances at a job or internship? Recently returned and unsure how to highlight your experience on resumes and in interviews? The Office of International Education (OIE) and Office of Career Services (OCS) invite you to hear from a panel of alumni and current students about how study abroad fit into and impacted their career paths.
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2019 Feb 07

Pursuing an Economics PhD [Student-Organized Panel]

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Econ Bldg, Hanson Mason Rm

"This event will feature a panel of current and past female Harvard PhDs in economics and related fields. We will discuss various career paths with an econ PhD and advice for getting involved in research and preparing for programs during undergrad. The event is not exclusive to women, but we will discuss representation of women in the field and share recent economic research on gender stereotypes and preferences."

2019 Feb 06

UN Environment: The Global Environment and Climate Change Imperatives [Harvard Kennedy School Event]

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

HKS, Taubman Building, 5th Floor, Nye AB
Join UN Assistant Secretary-General and Head of New York Office at UN Environment Satya S. Tripathi for a topical discussion of environment and climate change issues, followed by Q&A and a discussion about UN Careers. A development economist and lawyer with over 35 years of varied experience, Mr. Tripathi has served with the UN since 1998 in key positions in Europe, Asia and Africa in the areas of Climate Change, Human Rights, Democratic Governance and Legal Affairs. Mr. Tripathi is also a Senior Distinguished Fellow on Natural Resources Governance at the World Agroforestry... Read more about UN Environment: The Global Environment and Climate Change Imperatives [Harvard Kennedy School Event]
2019 Feb 02

Public Interested Conference

12:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Science Center

The Public Interested Conference is designed for students to explore varied public interest careers and network with alumni in those fields. Students have the opportunity to hear from inspiring speakers, interact with incredible alumni, participate in engaging activities & meet peers who share a passion for public service

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2019 Feb 04

Arts & Humanities Dinner: Meet the Faculty

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Come meet other students and get to know faculty on a more personal level. Hear about faculty career paths and personal interests. Learn about new classes and areas of study. Students have said this is one of the best things they have done at Harvard! A catered dinner will be served. Space is limited. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have any dietary restrictions,... Read more about Arts & Humanities Dinner: Meet the Faculty
2019 Jan 31

Arts & Humanities Dinner: Meet the Faculty

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Come meet other students and get to know faculty on a more personal level. Hear about faculty career paths and personal interests. Learn about new classes and areas of study. Students have said this is one of the best things they have done at Harvard! A catered dinner will be served. Space is limited. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. If you have any dietary restrictions,... Read more about Arts & Humanities Dinner: Meet the Faculty
2019 Jan 10

Careers in Public Interest Law

2:10pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in public interest law, advocacy, immigration, criminal justice and other areas? Come to this session and hear from Alexa Shabecoff, Assistant Dean for Public Service at Harvard Law School. Dean Shabecoff will provide an overview of public interest law, pathways into the field, and factors to think about before applying to law school. Don’t miss this unique chance to hear from an expert at HLS.... Read more about Careers in Public Interest Law
2019 Feb 21

Consulting 101 - Preparing for Fall Recruiting

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

66 Winthrop Street (across from OCS)
What is a consultant, and what does someone in this role actually do? How can someone be successful going through the recruiting process for jobs and internships in consulting? What is a case interview, and how can a student best prepare for one? A panel of Harvard alumni and seniors will answer these questions and more as they talk about working in consulting and what it takes to be successful. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

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