Celebrate the glamour, labor, humor, and discoveries of archaeology at Harvard. Join student archaeologists as they share their experience with an Irish castle, a shaft tomb in western Mexico, monuments on the Giza plateau in Egypt and drones used to study El-Kurru in ancient Nubia, among other locations. Place a friendly wager on an atlatl (spear throwing) demonstration, observe chew marks on bones from the Zooarchaeology Lab and experience a virtual-reality view of the Great Sphinx.
The Nature of Shakespeare emerges as a virtual event that underscores the timeless connections between humans and their environment. Overviews of the Arboretum’s collections and stories of where the scenes are located meld with the sensibility of language and nature in Shakespeare’s work.
In two distinct episodes (October 3 and 17), scenes and sonnets, that focus on the natural world, were captured on film in seven different Arboretum locations. Each episode will be live-streamed via virtual platforms, with experts from the Arboretum talking about the specific natural area that is...
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Nov 16 2020 except Mon Mar 30 2020, Mon May 04 2020, Mon May 25 2020, Mon Jun 08 2020, Mon Jun 22 2020, Mon Jun 29 2020, Mon Jul 13 2020, Mon Jul 27 2020, Mon Aug 10 2020, Mon Aug 24 2020, Mon Sep 07 2020, Mon Sep 28 2020, Mon Oct 12 2020, Mon Oct 26 2020, Mon Nov 09 2020.
9:30am to 11:00pm
PLEASE NOTE: In keeping with Harvard’s Coronavirus Guidelines, the University’s New Employee Welcome and Orientation program is changing from being an in-person session to a virtual online session. This change is effective March 16 and will last through at least April 30, pending further updates to the guidelines. Please use the links on the right to sign up for an upcoming Orientation session. A few days before your scheduled session, you will be sent instructions for accessing the online Orientation. If you have...
As every office worker knows, sitting for long periods can result in stiffness and discomfort. The gentle stretches and postures taught in this program are designed to increase flexibility at the joints – thereby improving one's range of motion – and also aid in relaxing the hips and lower portions of the body to increase one's ability to sit with ease. Because this practice blends movement in the body with the breath, it is an ideal extension of mindfulness practice.
No previous knowledge of yoga is necessary. This class does not require special clothing or equipment.
Repeats every week on Monday, Wednesday until Wed Oct 28 2020 except Mon Oct 12 2020.
12:00pm to 3:00pm
Science Center Plaza Tent
Flu clinics are being offered in the Science Center Plaza tent every Monday and Wednesday from 12:00PM-3:00PM, beginning on Monday, September 14, 2020 through Wednesday, October 28, 2020. There will be no clinic held on Monday, October 12, due to the holiday.
Flu vaccine will be available for anyone with HUID
High-dose vaccine will be available for those age 65 and older
Longwood location flu clinics will be announced soon
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 27 2020 except Tue Aug 25 2020.
12:00pm to 6:00pm
Science Center Plaza
We are excited to announce that the Farmers' Market at Harvard will open this summer, beginning on TUESDAY, JUNE 16th, from 12-6 pm!
Join us at the market every Tuesday, and help support the vital local farmers and food artisans who ensure we have fresh, healthy, safe food!
The market will be modified to create a safe shopping environment for everyone: we will feature a limited number of vendors, and will have protocols in place in keeping with state requirements (including face coverings, gloves, handwashing stations, and layouts that allow for...
Repeats on the first Tuesday of October, November, December until Tue Dec 15 2020 . Also includes Tue Sep 15 2020, Tue Oct 20 2020, Tue Nov 17 2020, Tue Dec 15 2020.
12:30pm to 1:30pm
We are a group of Harvard University staff, graduate students, and faculty members who meet to practice public speaking. Meet every first and third Tuesday of each month from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Learn more.
We invite anyone from the Harvard community to visit our upcoming meetings. Read the FAQs and How It Works.