Grab your sneakers and join the Harvard Community for a University-wide fun run. This free, untimed 5K will do three loops around historic Harvard Yard and the northern Law School campus. Harvard students, faculty, and staff, along with their friends and families are welcome to participate. Registration, refreshments, and activities will be held on the Plaza.
7:25am – Check-in opens on the Plaza, adjacent to the Science Center. Participants...
Robin Wall Kimmerer , PhD, Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment
This workshop with Robin Wall Kimmerer, indigenous plant scientist and distinguished teacher, engages participants in exploring the material and cultural gifts of the plants, from ecosystem services, to food, medicine and lessons on how we might live. Through guided observations, readings, and writing, together we will explore how we might reciprocate those gifts, with gifts of our own....
Repeats every month on the 10 of February, 1 times . Also includes Sat Mar 24 2018, Sat Apr 07 2018, Sat May 05 2018.
104 Mt Auburn Street 4th Floor Cambridge, MA 02138
Home Buyers! The Harvard University Employees Credit Union is hosting a series of free home buying workshops in Harvard Square and the Longwood Medical Area. Gain the confidence necessary to make the best home buying decisions for you and your family. These one-hour workshops are ideal for anyone exploring the home buying process. Feel free to bring along a co-worker.
Peabody Museum, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard archaeologists and students will bring history alive for families by presenting hands-on activities, sharing their research, and providing demonstrations of ancient and up-to- the-minute technologies. Join in colonial-era excavations using smartphones. Use a Google Cardboard viewer and “travel” via virtual reality with a tour guide to Egypt or Israel. Throw a handmade spear with a spear thrower (weather permitting). Talk to archaeologists about their work and their discoveries. Activities spread across both the Peabody and the Harvard Semitic Museums. Live music provided by THUD...
Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Instructor: Erica Beade Saturday, March 24, 2018 2:00–3:30pm Ages 9–13
Bring your creature drawings to life! Participants will invent imaginary animals using real world animals for inspiration. Looking closely at lions, tigers, and bears (as well as fish, birds, beetles, and reptiles), participants will explore imaginative drawing techniques they can use to create a whole world of creatures inspired by nature.
Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge
This session will highlight how to formulate a plan, provide an overview of the process, and demonstrate how to start with the end in mind. Transitions from planning to implementation will also be covered. You will leave with tools and templates to lead a strategic planning process with your team.
Enrollment Deadline: 2-weeks in advance of the class start date.
Audience: Managers responsible for developing and implementing a strategic plan for a team (large or small) or department.
Room 406, 4th Floor, 114 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge
How much do you really need to save for a home? Down payment, moving costs, insurance, closing costs, and more. Hear savings recommendations, including tips from recent home buyers. An HUECU Mortgage Loan Originator will be available for questions.