Upcoming Events

  • 2020 Aug 13

    Saving Our Own Lives: Grassroots Responses to COVID-19 Around the Globe

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    COVID-19 laid bare the cracks in national leadership and international institutions charged with providing a timely, coordinated response to the pandemic. At the same time, Large non-profits found themselves constrained when delivering aid and assistance on the ground. Yet, self-governed membership associations operating at the grassroots level were uniquely efficient and impactful across the globe. To what extent have these organizations proven better equipped to deal with the pandemic response, and what are the challenges that these associations face when organizing in the age of COVID...

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  • 2020 Aug 13

    Art Talk Live: A Persian Calligraphy Album

    2:00pm to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Persian albums contain specimens of calligraphy in various scripts, normally compiled from different sources and several artists, and mounted on decorated margins. We will look at a beautiful example from our Islamic art collection and explore its artistic and aesthetic features together.

    Led by:

    Shiva Mihan, Schroeder Curatorial Fellow of Islamic Art, Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art

    This free talk will take place online via Zoom.

    Art Talks Live offer an up-close look at works from our collections with our team of curators, conservators...

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  • 2020 Aug 14

    Administrative Fellows Program Information Session

    10:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Online

    Harvard University's Administrative Fellowship Program (AFP) is one of the cornerstones of our diversity and inclusion efforts. Launched in 1989, the Program seeks to attract talented professionals, and in particular, members of historically underrepresented groups, to promote leadership opportunities and careers in higher education. The University encourages applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds and others who may contribute to the diversity of Harvard’s leadership. To this end, the Administrative Fellowship Program offers a talent management experience complemented by...

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  • 2020 Aug 17

    New Employee Orientation

    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Sep 21 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.
    9:30am to 11:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    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...

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  • 2020 Aug 17

    Security Insiders Summer 2020 Book Group: Code Girls

    12:00pm to 12:50pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This summer, we’ll explore the impact of cyber activities on society, culture, and history by reading four books that will inform, entertain, and perhaps inspire us. Join us for one or more mid-day book discussions facilitated by info security team members and offer your insights on these engrossing choices:

    Code Girls by Liza Mundy

    The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the American women who secretly served as codebreakers during World War II--a "prodigiously researched and engrossing" (New York Times) book that "shines a light on a hidden...

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  • 2020 Aug 18

    Security Insiders Summer 2020 Book Group: Algorithms of Oppression

    12:00pm to 12:50pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This summer, we’ll explore the impact of cyber activities on society, culture, and history by reading four books that will inform, entertain, and perhaps inspire us. Join us for one or more mid-day book discussions facilitated by info security team members and offer your insights on these engrossing choices:

    Algorithms of Oppression, by Safiya Umoja Noble

    A revealing look at how negative biases against women of color are embedded in search engine results and algorithms.

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  • 2020 Aug 18

    Farmers' Market at Harvard

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 27 2020 except Tue Aug 25 2020.
    12:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    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...

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