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  • 2018 Jul 21

    Reception for Artist-In-Residence Stuart Gair

    4:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program | Gallery 224, 224 Western Ave, Allston, MA 02134

    The Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard is pleased to present the final exhibition of one of its two 2017-18 Artists-In-Residence, Stuart Gair. Quiescence In Proximity will be on view from July 14– August 12, 2018 in Gallery 224 at the Ceramics Program at 224 Western Ave, Allston, MA 02134. All are invited to attend a reception with the artist on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 5 pm – 7 pm. From 4-5pm, prior to the reception, Gair will give a slide lecture about his work and influences. The exhibition and the reception are free and open to the public; the lecture is...

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  • 2018 Jul 22

    Free Arboretum Guided Tour

    Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Nov 04 2018 .
    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Hunnewell Building

    Enjoy a free guided tour of the Arnold Arboretum landscape with a knowledgeable docent. Tours are appropriate for adults and last approximately 90 minutes. History, highlights of the landscape, seasonal interest and more!

    In case of inclement weather, contact 617.384.5209.

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  • 2018 Jul 23

    Summer Science Week - Blue Planet: Life in the Sea

    Mon - Fri, Jul 23 to Jul 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

    Students entering grades 3–5

    Sharks, crabs, sea stars and turtles; these are just a few of the marine creatures we’ll study as we dive into the underwater world. Learn all about our blue planet by investigating real specimens, observing adaptations of live ocean animals, making crafts, playing games and exploring our Marine Life exhibit.

    Advance registration required. $160 members / $180 nonmembers

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  • 2018 Jul 24

    Gallery Talk: Cross-Cultural Exchange in Late Medieval and Renaissance Europe

    12:30pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

    Jessie Park, the Rousseau Curatorial Fellow in European Art, will give this gallery talk.

    Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

    Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

    Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums staff; they focus on aspects of the...

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  • 2018 Jul 24

    Tai Chi in Harvard Yard

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Sep 25 2018 except Tue Aug 21 2018.
    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Yard - Memorial Church

    In partnership with the Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard Common Spaces offers free Tai Chi by Harvard's Master Yon Lee every Tuesday, 5pm-6pm from April through September. Meet in Harvard Yard on the Memorial Church Lawn, weather permitting. All Common Spaces wellness programs and fitness activities are free; no sign-ups are required.

    For a complete list of wellness programs, please visit commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

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  • 2018 Jul 25

    Communicating at Work

    9:00am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge

    In a workplace culture overly-dependent on voicemail and email, many of us have forgotten key elements of effective, meaningful, verbal communication. In this session, we will explore active listening, appropriate and helpful body language and tone, as well as connecting and communicating with style and grace while under pressure.

    Cost: $50

    Learn more and register on the Harvard Training Portal. Find class information here....

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  • 2018 Jul 25

    E-mail Management

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Room B-30

    Objective: This workshop will introduce methods for gaining control of e-mail and managing it according to Harvard records policies as well as provide tips on how to organize your e-mail.

    Length: 1 ½ hours

    Who should attend: All employees who want to effectively manage their e-mail.

    What you will learn

    • Methods of controlling e-mail
    • The application of the General Records Schedule to e-mail
    • Examples of...
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  • 2018 Jul 25

    Gallery Talk: John Singer Sargent’s Ancient Models

    12:30pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

    Susanne Ebbinghaus, the George M.A. Hanfmann Curator of Ancient Art, and Miriam Stewart, curator of the collection in the Division of European and American Art, will give this gallery talk.

    Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

    Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

    Gallery talks are...

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  • 2018 Jul 25

    Zumba on the Plaza

    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Sep 26 2018 except Wed Jun 06 2018.
    5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Science Center Plaza

    In partnership with the Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard Common Spaces offers free Zumba classes on the Plaza on Wednesdays from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Zumba is an aerobic dance fitness program using movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance and performed primarily to Latin American dance music.  All Common Spaces wellness programs and fitness activities are free; no sign-ups are required.

    For a complete list of wellness programs, please visit ...

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