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 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!...
Come meet the Harvard pre-health advising team 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 opportunities and research positions, and how to think about your different extracurricular activities.
Meet Richard Montañez in person before Fox Searchlight Pictures releases their biopic movie "Flamin' Hot". His story of pushing through adversity and battling issues of inclusion and belonging in the work place will amaze you, and his entrepreneurial and innovative spirit is infectious. As the creator of the cultural phenomenon, “Flamin’ Hot Cheetos,” he notes, “There was something special about being different.” Come learn from him how to prepare yourself to “walk through different doors.” Don’t miss hearing his riveting, personal story of growing up in a migrant farm camp to now living in... Read more about Richard Montañez: The Importance of Diversity in Sparking Innovation
Want to sharpen your quantitative skills in preparation for management consulting interviews? This workshop focuses specifically on teaching the quantitative skills you’ll need to succeed in these interviews. You will learn techniques to do calculations quickly without using a calculator, solve percentage growth problems, and handle market sizing and estimation questions. Workshop facilitator Matthew Tambiah is a former McKinsey consultant and has a Bachelor’s in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Harvard and an MBA from MIT Sloan.... Read more about Fast Math
Curious about how you can use your liberal arts degree to land a job or internship at a technology company? Want to learn more about opportunities in tech beyond software engineering? Wondering what types of roles would utilize your critical thinking, problem solving and creative skills? Attend this program to hear from students and alumni who have successfully landed jobs in tech with a liberal arts degree. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
What's possible for your summer? Attend this workshop to learn about research, study abroad, public service, summer internship opportunities, and summer funding. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Interested in participating in a short-term internship or job shadowing experience during the January break? Come to this session to learn more about finding (or creating) a January Experience. We'll discuss how to identify and apply for experiences posted by Harvard alumni or employers that last anywhere from one afternoon to up to three weeks at organizations in locations across the U.S. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
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 THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Do you speak or have you been learning foreign languages? Have you studied or interned abroad and curious about using your intercultural skills in future work? Rebecca Vander Schaaf , Assistant Director of Global Recruiting at Middlebury Institute of International Studies, will share information about potential career paths, how to gain the required skills, and how to build your network. Rebecca speaks French and has lived and studied in France, England, and India. She’ll also share information about Middlebury Institute’s degree programs. Bring your questions!... Read more about Use Your Foreign Language and Intercultural Skills on the Job
Are you interested in finding your own internship abroad this summer? Come learn more about OCS’s funding for international internships! This is an informal way to meet students who have received this funding, learn how to find and fund an independent experience, and gain insight on spending your summer abroad.
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 THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Curious about opportunities in finance beyond investment banking? Join our panel of finance professionals from fields such as venture capital, hedge funds, private equity, and asset management, as they discuss the ins and outs of working in these areas and how to pursue an opportunity in financial services. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Wondering how you will pay for medical school? Join us for this "Financing Your Medical Education" program with Stephanie Hunt, Director of Financial Aid at Harvard Medical School. Ms. Hunt will lead a discussion on financial aid options. Her comments will be relevant to all medical schools and all types of applicants, including international students. First-year students through alumni are welcome to attend. PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH CRIMSON CAREERS TO ATTEND.
Business School Night is an event that connects Harvard undergraduates with the representatives of top business schools from across the country. The event will include a Panel Discussion featuring all of the participating schools followed by a Networking Hour where students can engage with the school representatives. Dress code is business casual. PLEASE RSVP HERE.Read more about Business School Night w/Harvard Student Agencies