Harvard College

2020 Jan 30

Ace Your Interview

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interview skills can make or break your chance of receiving an offer. Learn and exercise creative ways to be a successful self-advocate in an interview. Together, we will discuss how to strengthen your interview skills by framing, illustrating, and articulating your qualifications. Please note this workshop will focus on behavioral interviewing for all industries. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 25

Paths to Medical School for Athletes: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

TBD
There truly is no "average" or "typical" premed student—especially if you are an athlete! Hear about all the different ways to be premed at Harvard. Learn about all the paths to medical school (and the ways to get there such as non-science concentrations!) and how to put together your time at Harvard to have the most enjoyable experience possible while also being premed. This workshop is geared towards first-years and sophomore athletes, but all undergraduates are welcome.... Read more about Paths to Medical School for Athletes: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health
2020 Apr 23

AMCAS Application Workshop (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:30pm

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Webinar
Not sure how to fill out the AMCAS application for medical schools? This webinar is the final workshop in the spring series for students and alumni planning to apply in summer 2020. Note that this workshop is just for students who are about to apply to medical school this summer. We offer this workshop every year so those of you who will be applying next year (or beyond) will be able to join us in the future. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 24

Evolutionary Biology: Professional in Residence Office Hours

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

After the career chat, sign up to meet in small groups with Dr. Jake Grossman, Putnam Postdoctoral Fellow at Arnold Arboretum. Discuss whatever you are interested in, including the nature of field work, if further study need, and opportunities within the field of evolutionary biology. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

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2020 Mar 09

Selecting Medical Schools (Webinar)

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar
Planning to apply to medical school this summer? Listen to this webinar as part of the spring workshop series for students and alumni applying in summer 2020. An appropriate list for your background can be the key to a successful admissions process. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 21

Food & Sustainability: Professional in Residence Office Hours

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
After the career chat, sign up to meet in small groups with Amy Huang (AB '17), University Innovation Specialist at the Good Food Institute. Discuss whatever you are interested in, including what GFI does, the food system, sustainability, and opportunities for entrepreneurship and science innovation within companies in the food and sustainability arena. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Mar 04

Under-represented in Medicine

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Being premed and applying to medical school can be daunting for any student, but especially for those under-represented in medicine. Come to this panel to hear from upperclassmen and recent alumni to learn about their paths to medical school and how they navigated the process as under-represented students. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 18

Paths to Medical School: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
There truly is no "average" or "typical" premed student! Hear about all the different ways to be premed at Harvard. Learn about all the possible paths to medical school (and the ways to get there such as non-science concentrations!) and how to put together your time at Harvard to have the most enjoyable experience possible while also being premed. This workshop is geared towards first-years and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Mar 02

Careers in Neuroscience and Brain Behavior

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you majoring in neuroscience and not sure where to apply your knowledge and skills? Are you fascinated by the brain and want to consider a career related to brain behavior? If so, then come to this exciting panel event to hear from alumni who are engaged in careers related to neuroscience and brain behavior. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 12

Museums, Galleries, and Arts Management Pathways Panel

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Explore a variety of career opportunities in museums, galleries, and arts management. Learn about entry level pathways and connect with a panel of Harvard alumni who are working in these dynamic industries! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

Panelists will include:

  • Samantha Cohen '12, MBA ’21 – Former Special Project Producer at Sotheby’s
  • Brenna Nicely MFA ’15 – Education and Engagement Director at American Repertory Theater
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2020 Feb 07

Pre-Health 101

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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.
2020 Feb 11

Consulting 101

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
What is a consultant, and what does someone in this role actually do? What are the different types of consulting firms, and what might be the best fit for you? How can someone be successful going through the recruiting process for jobs and internships in consulting? What is a case interview, and how can a student best prepare for one? A panel of Harvard alumni and seniors will answer these questions and more! PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2020 Feb 05

Medical School Application Process

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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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