Discuss and practice the basics of interviewing for med school. We ask that only current applicants or seniors who will be applying in a future application cycle attend. Students applying to other health-related schools (e.g., dental and vet) are also welcome. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Join us for the Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair! 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 Nonprofit, Government, & Global Health Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
University Lutheran Church, 66 Winthrop Street, Cambridge MA 02138
Have you heard about consulting, but aren't sure what that really is? Wondering what it is like to work or intern at a consulting firm? Looking for advice on the recruiting process? Come hear from an alum who worked in consulting after graduation, a current Senior who did a consulting internship this summer, and the OCS adviser for consulting and get your questions answered! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Interested in a career in science, research, or innovation? Curious about how people get jobs at biotechs or large pharma? Come to this workshop to learn more about how to get a job in these exciting fields. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
LA-based producer Nicky Weinstock '91 hosts a three-part forum on how you can put your creative talents to work in the rapidly changing film industry. This month, the invention (and re-invention) of Hollywood. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Join this session to learn about various career paths and graduate school. Panelists have worked at organizations including: Boston Children’s Hospital, Horizons for Homeless Children, VA Boston Healthcare System, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Tufts Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School. Learn about their decision to get a PsyD, PhD, MSW, MPH, and other...
Employers are increasingly seeking candidates who are "career ready": able to articulate and use their talents, interests, and strengths. In this session you'll learn about the specific skills employers are seeking, and how you can develop those skills and illustrate them in your documents and interviews. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Excited to do research? Curious about what it actually means to “do research”? Come to this workshop to learn about how to find a lab/research adviser, important questions to ask, different ways to fit this in your schedule, and how to find funding. OCS Premed and Pre-Health advisers, OCS Peer Pre-health Liaison Peer Advising Fellows, and upperclassmen will be on hand to answer questions and help you think about your plans. This workshop is geared towards first-year students and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome.... Read more about Finding Research Opportunities- From Humanities to the Sciences: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health
Learn what programs are eligible for OCS summer funding and how to apply. Hear from students who have who have been funded in the past. NOTE: You must attend one of these sessions to apply for OCS summer funding for international independent internships, research assistantships, or volunteer opportunities. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
Come meet the Harvard pre-health advisers and Pre-Health Peer Liaison PAFs (PPL PAFs) and learn how you can successfully launch your premed or pre-health studies. We will review advising resources at Harvard, how to find health-related and research opportunities , and how to think about your different extracurricular activities.
Join us for the Data Analytics & Technology Fair! 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 Data Analytics & Technology Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
Juniors and seniors: The OCS pre-med advisers will run through all the basic “how-to questions” regarding the application timeline and will discuss such issues as letters of recommendation, the personal statement, the AMCAS application, school selection, secondary applications, what to expect with regard to interviews, how to work with your house pre-med committee, and how to decide whether this is the year for you to apply. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.