Harvard College

2020 Jan 29

Public Service, Social Impact, & Education Internship Search Orientation

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Wondering what public service internships are available this summer and how to find them? Come to this session and hear from the Office of Career Services (OCS), the Institute of Politics (IOP), the Center for Public Interest Careers (CPIC), and the Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) about various public service opportunities for the summer. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 26

Future of Food: Career Pathways

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Alternative protein promises to shift our food supply away from its dependence on conventional animal agriculture and its consequences on climate change, global food insecurity, public health, and animal welfare. But transforming the food system is a vast, multidisciplinary effort that requires thinkers from all different disciplines ranging from synthetic biology and chemical engineering to economics and data science. Join this panel of scientists, entrepreneurs, policymakers, and movement-builders as they discuss the case for rethinking meat, illuminate diverse career pathways into the...

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2020 Apr 02

MIT Spring Career Fair

11:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

Johnson Athletic Center (W34), MIT, Cambridge
2020 Feb 21

Acting and Auditioning

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Join Jake Schwencke ‘21 & Ece Hakim ‘21 for a presentation followed by a Q&A on their work as actors in the industry and how to best prepare/break into auditioning for professional projects. Jake Schwencke grew up as a child actor on Broadway, in TV and film, regularly auditioning out of New York City. Ece Hakim is an actress who has worked on multiple Turkish television series. They will share their experiences from when they started auditioning as well as advice on ways to break into a career of...

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2020 Mar 27

Preparing for a Career in VC 101

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in venture capital but not sure where to get started? Come learn from an accomplished alumni venture capitalist about the skills and experiences necessary to break into the exciting world of VC! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 20

Pursuing the PhD: Myths and Realities

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Are you a college or master's student considering a PhD in the arts and sciences (i.e. humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences)? Come hear from advanced graduate students who will share their tips and advice on applying for, and surviving and thriving in, graduate school. We'll also discuss essential questions you must ask yourself before committing to the PhD, as well as how to position yourself for a career within or beyond the professoriate after grad school.

Panelists include:

  • Bradley Craig, PhD candidate, African and...
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2020 Mar 25

Africa Careers: Panel + Mixer

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard undergraduates are invited to enjoy food from the African continent as we hear from a diverse guest panel who have worked in various African countries. After the panel discussion, participate in an informal mixer with panelists. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 14

STARTUP CAREER FAIR

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Lab, 125 Western Avenue, Allston, MA
Join us for the Startup Career 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 Startup Career Fair website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2020 Mar 10

State Department Professional in Residence Office Hours

2:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Have questions about the Foreign Service that can’t be answered at careers.state.gov? Want to know more about the realities of living and working overseas? Applying for a State Department position and have questions? Sign up for office hours with Philip Beekman, the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomat in Residence for New England.... Read more about State Department Professional in Residence Office Hours
2020 Feb 12

How to Work a Career Fair

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you attending the Startup Career Fair? Learn how to make connections and stand out at this fair, and everywhere you go, to improve your chances of getting a great job! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 06

Digital Media and Technical Writing Pathways Panel

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Wondering how to utilize your STEM skills in media, writing, and journalism? Learn about entry level pathways and connect with a panel of Harvard alumni who are working in these dynamic roles! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

 

Panelists will include:

  • David Condon ’90, Development Producer, NOVA; Editorial Director, NOVA Labs
  • Christine Liu ’04, Innovation Editor at Harvard Business Publishing & Freelance...
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2020 Feb 10

Medical School Application Process (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
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.

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