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2017 May 10

Harvard Dental Center Open House

Repeats every month on the 14 of June until Wed Jun 14 2017 .
5:00pm to 7:00pm

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

188 Longwood Avenue, Boston MA

Our Dental Center is hosting open house events to provide information about our range of comprehensive dental services to prospective patients. Come and enjoy FREE food, tours of our Faculty Group Practice, giveaways, and a raffle.

Call us at 617-432-1434 for any questions or visit our website: hsdm.harvard.edu/new-patients

 

E-Mail Management

March 31, 2017

This workshop, being held on Wednesday, April 12, will introduce methods for gaining control of email and managing it according to Harvard records policies as well as provide tips on how to organize your email. To learn more about this workshop, or to register, please go to our website.

2017 May 11

The Next Chapter: Transitioning to Retirement

2:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn St. Conference Room 406, Cambridge, MA

You may be financially ready to retire, but have you thought about what you will do with the next chapter of your life and how to make the most of the opportunities available to you?

The Harvard Benefits Office is piloting a new 2 hour workshop that will help you plan for a successful transition to retirement.  Using simple pre-work questionnaires and in-class interactive exercises, we will explore the “six stages of transitioning to retirement” and what retirement means to you.  The workshop will include a panel of Harvard University retirees who will describe their...

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2017 Apr 19

Recruitment Services Lunch and Learn Program

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

124 Mt. Auburn St., CWD 3318

The Lunch and Learn Program will consist of an ongoing, monthly brown bag session intended to share best practices, educate the recruitment community on compliance, increase the diversity and quality of our talent pool, and overall strengthen recruiting practices across the university. 

The sessions will be structured as single-topic forums for all recruiters and HR generalists. Program participants are encouraged to bring their lunch as they network with...

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2017 Apr 07

Design Thinking Mindset

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St. Room 3314

Design thinking is a deeply human process that taps into abilities we all have but that may get over-looked by more conventional problem-solving practices. Design thinking requires an experimental, collaborative, and optimistic mindset. We define mindset as the ideas and attitudes with which a person approaches a situation. This workshop will familiarize you with the Design Thinking Mindset in action by immersing you in an in-class design thinking experiment.

CWD courses are open to benefits-eligible Harvard employees. Please register for CWD courses through the ...

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2017 Mar 30

President’s Administrative Innovation Fund - Proposal Information Session

2:30pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

TMEC L-007 Conference room, 260 Longwood Ave

The President’s Administrative Innovation Fund was created to provide competitive grants to individuals and teams with ideas for fostering administrative innovation and collaboration at Harvard.  Info sessions are being offered on Thursday afternoons in March to provide interested individuals with more information on becoming involved and guidance on how to submit a quality proposal. No registration needed.

2017 Mar 24

President’s Administrative Innovation Fund - Process Improvement Mindset

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St. Room 3314

Innovative thinking often requires looking at current processes differently; on having a process improvement mindset. We define mindset as the ideas and attitudes with which a person approaches a situation. This is an active workshop conducted through a simulation that provides the opportunity to learn tools and concepts of streamlining a process while at the same time eliminating waste and creating value. Highly interactive and fun, this workshop will give you the opportunity to develop a different “lens” for looking at processes.

CWD courses are open to benefits-eligible Harvard...

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2017 Mar 23

President’s Administrative Innovation Fund - Proposal Information Session

2:30pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St. Room 3318

The President’s Administrative Innovation Fund was created to provide competitive grants to individuals and teams with ideas for fostering administrative innovation and collaboration at Harvard.  Info sessions are being offered on Thursday afternoons in March to provide interested individuals with more information on becoming involved and guidance on how to submit a quality proposal. No registration needed.

2017 Mar 17

Crimson Toastmasters Club Open House

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

124 Mt. Auburn Street, Sixth Floor (room 603B)

Learn how you can improve your public-speaking and leadership skills in a positive, supportive environment. Light refreshments will be served.

Schedule of events:

  • Icebreaker Speech: this is a member's first speech in the club
  • How to Say It: a member will practice communicating ideas clearly, accurately, and vividly
  • Table Topics: we welcome you to practice impromptu speaking with us

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Run the Yard!

March 10, 2017

Grab your sneakers and join the Harvard Community for a University-wide fun run on March 24 at 8 a.m.  This free, untimed 5K will do three loops around historic Harvard Yard and the northern Law School campus. Learn more here

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2017 Mar 24

Run the Yard! 5K University-Wide Fun Run

8:00am to 9:30am

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.
  • 7:45am – Harvard Recreation leads warm-up exercises
  • 8:00am – Fun run begins!
  • 8:30-9:30am – Harvard Recreation leads...
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2017 Jun 05

Harvard Heroes 2017 Award Ceremony

3:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

Now in its sixth year as a University-wide recognition program, Harvard Heroes celebrates the accomplishments of Harvard staff whose work supports the mission of Harvard at the highest levels of contribution, impact and excellence.

This year’s Harvard Heroes awards ceremony, hosted by President Drew G. Faust, will be held:

Monday, June 5, 3:30 p.m.
Memorial Hall, Sanders Theatre
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2017 Apr 05

An Afternoon of Engagement

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

President Drew Faust and Tracy Palandjian, a member of the Board of Overseers, will host this event, an exciting interactive workshop for students, staff, and faculty to explore what the concepts of inclusion and belonging mean for Harvard's campus. All members of the community are welcome and encouraged to attend. Registration information and additional details can be found on the ...

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