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2019 Nov 13

So You Want to Write Fiction?

7:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Mather House Senior Common Room

Have an urge to write short stories or a novel? Or maybe you just love to read them? You won’t want to miss two great writers discussing their fiction-writing careers. You’ll hear all—from how they got started to how they keep going—in a conversation moderated by Mather’s writer-in-residence Keith Raffel.

Laura van den...

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2019 Sep 16

Case in Point: Case Interview Workshop with Marc Cosentino

8:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Sever Hall 113

"Case in Point author Marc Cosentino speaks to undergraduate and MBA classes throughout the country on the topic of Case Interviews. If this is your first time attending a Case Workshop, you'll learn why firms ask case questions and what they are looking for from students. If you have attended a workshop before, you can look forward to the drill-down session on several new cases representing typical first and second round interviews. Case interviews are challenging and critical to your success in the hiring process. This program will help you meet the challenge."

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2019 Sep 18

Arts & Humanities Dinner

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
First-year students: 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 who attended in the fall said they were one of the best things they had done at Harvard! A catered dinner will be served. Space is limited. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. Read more about Arts & Humanities Dinner
2019 Sep 10

Arts & Humanities Dinner

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
First-year students: 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 who attended in the fall said they were one of the best things they had done at Harvard! A catered dinner will be served. Space is limited. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. Read more about Arts & Humanities Dinner
2019 Sep 06

Resume & Cover Letter Writing Workshop

11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
First impressions 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 letter writing skills. PLEASE REGISTER TO... Read more about Resume & Cover Letter Writing Workshop
2019 Aug 30

Preparing for Medical School for First-Years

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Science Center B
Do you think you might apply to medical (or vet or dental) school? Science faculty and premedical advisers will discuss which courses meet premed requirements as well as helpful resources for students considering a medical career.
2019 Dec 05

Arts & Entertainment Job Search Meet-up for Seniors

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you a senior looking for a job in Entertainment, Media, Creative and Performing Arts, Arts Management, Journalism, or Museums? Come and brainstorm with other seniors and advisers from the Office of Career Services and the Office for the Arts (OFA) to discuss how to best connect with alumni working in your area of interest, find additional job search resources, and learn networking tips. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Aug 13

Managing Offers (Webinar)

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

WEBINAR
For Harvard College students only. The "offer stage" can be just as stressful as the recruiting process. Learn how to advocate for yourself while maintaining good professional relationships when asking questions or addressing issues about your offer. Join the OCS Employer Relations Director, Deb Carroll, to discuss some of the following scenarios/questions, plus any additional questions you may have: What if your employer is asking you to make a decision before you are ready? How do you talk about your offer with other prospective employers? What if you want to change groups... Read more about Managing Offers (Webinar)
2019 Sep 18

Product Management Roles at Tech Companies

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Emerson Hall, Rm 210

Want to learn more about PM (Product Management) roles at tech companies? Come here from Google PM/APMs about what the work is like, what skills are needed, and how to be successful in landing these opportunities!

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

2019 Oct 17

Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Panel: Careers in Brand Management, PR, and Advertising

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Science Center Hall D (1 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138)

In the lead up to Harvard’s Media, Marketing, and Creative Careers Expo, join a variety of working professionals to get their perspective on the importance of creativity. Learn about specific opportunities to use your creative skills in branding, marketing, advertising, and PR. Panelists can also answer questions regarding trends, changes, entry-level requirements, the difference between marketing, advertising, and PR, hiring timelines, and more! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
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2019 Nov 06

Education: Explore Graduate School

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Attend this session to hear from Harvard College alumni as they share information about their background and path to graduate school of education.  Panelists have experience in communications, special projects, tutoring, curriculum development, strategic initiatives, and admissions.  

Panelists:

  • Emma Emmer’09, MEd’19 (Education Policy and Management)
  • Kate Penner’07, MEd’20 (Specialized Studies Program)
     

Leah Belcher, Assistant Director of Admissions at HGSE, will provide a general overview of...

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2019 Sep 20

LVMH Office Hours

1:30pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Meet with representatives from LVMH (home to 70 Houses including Fenty, Louis Vuitton, Dior, Givenchy and Sephora) in small groups to learn more about internships and entry level opportunities at LVMH. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Oct 15

Internships at Viacom (home to BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon & Paramount)

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Viacom (home to BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, and Paramount, among other brands) is excited to host students interested in learning more about summer internships! Come join Viacom’s Campus to Career team for an informative presentation to learn more about the kinds of internship opportunities we have available. Viacom internships offer endless ways to explore potential careers through an immersive, paid program that encourages you to bring your passions and insights to work every day. A few departments include: Ad Sales, Creative Development, Digital, Distribution & Business... Read more about Internships at Viacom (home to BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon & Paramount)
2019 Nov 15

ENGINEERING CAREER FAIR COLLABORATIVE

2:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Sheraton Commander Hotel, 16 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Join us for the Engineering Career Fair Collaborative! 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 Engineering Career Fair Collaborative website. Harvard ID required for entry.

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