Harvard College

2018 Dec 10

Public Service Job Search Meet-up for Seniors

12:00pm to 1:30pm

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 Meet-up for Seniors
2019 Jan 25

“Explore” Next Steps Beyond Harvard, Using Design Thinking

11:00am to 3:00pm

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 half-day 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 Nov 05

Interviewing Best Practices from an Insider’s Perspective

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Stephen D’Antonio, HBS alum and an Advanced Leadership Fellow at Harvard, will lead this session. Attend to get tips on how to best prepare for an interview and deliver your content in a conversational and highly confident way. What you’ll learn is applicable to just about any job interview. Stephen spent 20+ years actively recruiting employees for Morgan Stanley where he held division-level management positions and was a member of the firm’s 40-person Management Committee. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School and Dartmouth College.... Read more about Interviewing Best Practices from an Insider’s Perspective
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 Oct 13

Calling all Harvard Undergrads: ‘Careers and Lives’ Event

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Queenshead Pub (basement of Memorial Hall / Annenberg)

Ever wonder if you would like to be a lawyer, physician, educator, writer, banker, entrepreneur, artist, or to have another career altogether? Ever contemplate how you might balance your work with the other interests in your life, change career direction radically, or deal with adversity? Members of the Harvard-Radcliffe Class of 1978 are ready to share their insights gained across 40 years of varied post-Harvard life experiences. They will offer candid answers to your toughest questions about career directions and life. This is NOT a job fair, but rather a ‘Careers and Lives’...

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2018 Oct 04

Innovation in Education: Kick-off Event for Harvard Students Focused on Education, Teaching, or Learning [iLab Event]

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Labs Lobby

From the iLab:

"If you’re a Harvard student focused on education, teaching, and/or learning, then this event is for you. Come to network with like-minded students and learn about all the resources (many of them new this year) available to you in your innovation journey:

  • Pilot funds for early stage ideas
  • Alumni panel of education innovators & innovation fellows
  • Dedicated break-outs by sector (e.g., SEL education, workforce development, ed-tech)
  • Cross-school education-focused events and resources
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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 Nov 15

Pre-Health Question Center

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Late Night Dinner for Athletes (Dunster Dining Hall)

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.)!

2018 Nov 06

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.)!

2018 Oct 01

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.)!

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