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2018 May 30

A Conversation with Affinity Groups at Harvard University

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Law School, Wasserstein Hall

The Committee on the Concerns of Women at Harvard invite you to join this luncheon panel on May 30, which will include members of the Association of Asian & Asian American Faculty and Staff, the Association of Latinx Faculty and Staff, the Gender and Sexuality Caucus, and the Native American Program. The conversation will focus on the history of affinity groups, their work in community building, staff and faculty support, and the efforts to gain formal recognition and support from the university. Lunch will be provided.

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2018 Apr 26

Electronics Freecycle

8:30am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Courtyard Café; Harvard Medical School

Safely recycle your personal and University electronics for free

No limits. Any location. Certificate of Secure Destruction available.

Bring your personal or Harvard University devices that are no longer in use and in need of safe, secure recycling to one of the events happening across campus. As part of Harvard's commitment to responsibly disposing of electronic waste, Harvard University Information Technology and the Office for Sustainability have teamed up for this community offering. 

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2018 Apr 25

Electronics Freecycle

11:00am to 1:30pm

Location: 

Kresge Building Atrium; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Safely recycle your personal and University electronics for free

No limits. Any location. Certificate of Secure Destruction available.

Bring your personal or Harvard University devices that are no longer in use and in need of safe, secure recycling to one of the events happening across campus. As part of Harvard's commitment to responsibly disposing of electronic waste, Harvard University Information Technology and the Office for Sustainability have teamed up for this community offering. 

Accepted electronics: ...

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2018 Apr 19

Electronics Freecycle

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Science Center Plaza

Safely recycle your personal and University electronics for free

No limits. Any location. Certificate of Secure Destruction available.

Bring your personal or Harvard University devices that are no longer in use and in need of safe, secure recycling to one of the events happening across campus. As part of Harvard's commitment to responsibly disposing of electronic waste, Harvard University Information Technology and the Office for Sustainability have teamed up for this community offering. 

Accepted electronics: ...

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2018 Apr 23

The Floral Archive: Climate, Empire, and the Problem of Scale

6:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center, Room 133

Among all the sophisticated new tools introduced in the nineteenth century for scaling the climate—for understanding the weather of the here-and-now in relation to large-scale, long-term processes—none proved quite as effective as nature’s own climatic indicators: plants. The achievement of botanist Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1831-1898) was to grasp that radical climatic shifts might be a part of the Earth’s future as well as its past, and to offer his contemporaries, scientist and non-scientist alike, the tools to imagine how familiar living things might react to a more or less radical...

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2018 Apr 05

HBS Climate Action Day

11:30am to 2:00pm

Location: 

Spangler Patio, HBS campus

Open to the entire community, come celebrate HBS’ commitment to sustainability and a healthier environment.

Learn more about low-emissions living, Harvard’s new climate action plan, and experience a Tesla Model X and Chevy Bolt while you’re at it! Enjoy sustainable food, FREE bicycle tune-ups and electronic-waste recycling (personal devices only; some restrictions apply).

Email sustainability@hbs.edu with any questions.

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2018 Mar 23

Run the Yard! 5K University-Wide Fun Run

8:00am

Location: 

Harvard Yard

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...
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2018 Apr 26

ARTS FIRST!

Thu Apr 26 (All day) to Sun Apr 29 (All day)

Location: 

Harvard Square/Harvard Yard

ARTS FIRST is Harvard's annual showcase of student and faculty creativity. Produced by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and held this year April 26-29, the festival is a public event with many free performances and activities. Harvard employees and others are invited!

Please note that volunteers are needed and welcome in all aspects of keeping ARTS FIRST running smoothly. 

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2018 Apr 17

HUPD: Practical Self-Defense Course

4:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

SOCH Room 104

The HUPD offers various safety and self-defense classes. The classes are taught by HUPD officers and are open to all members of the Harvard University community. The purpose of the classes are to empower students, faculty, and staff to combat various types of assaults by providing them with realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. The classes cover safety awareness, risk reduction, and risk avoidance and provide attendees with the knowledge to make educated decisions about safety and resistance.

The basic self-defense course is a prerequisite to this course. This is...

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2018 Mar 19

HUPD: Practical Self-Defense Course

4:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Lehman Hall/Dudley House, Common Room

The HUPD offers various safety and self-defense classes. The classes are taught by HUPD officers and are open to all members of the Harvard University community. The purpose of the classes are to empower students, faculty, and staff to combat various types of assaults by providing them with realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. The classes cover safety awareness, risk reduction, and risk avoidance and provide attendees with the knowledge to make educated decisions about safety and resistance.

The basic self-defense course is a prerequisite to this course. This is...

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2018 Feb 22

HUPD: Practical Self-Defense Course

4:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Shadd Hall, South Studio

The HUPD offers various safety and self-defense classes. The classes are taught by HUPD officers and are open to all members of the Harvard University community. The purpose of the classes are to empower students, faculty, and staff to combat various types of assaults by providing them with realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. The classes cover safety awareness, risk reduction, and risk avoidance and provide attendees with the knowledge to make educated decisions about safety and resistance.

The basic self-defense course is a prerequisite to this course. This is...

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2018 Apr 03

HUPD: Self-Defense for Women

4:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

SOCH Room 104

The HUPD offers various safety and self-defense classes. The classes are taught by HUPD officers and are open to all members of the Harvard University community. The purpose of the classes are to empower students, faculty, and staff to combat various types of assaults by providing them with realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. The classes cover safety awareness, risk reduction, and risk avoidance and provide attendees with the knowledge to make educated decisions about safety and resistance.

This course is open to all  Harvard...

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