2017 Sep 25

Fall PON Negotiation and Dispute Resolution

6:00pm to 9:00pm


Harvard Law School campus

This highly interactive semester-length seminar explores the ways that people negotiate to create value and resolve disputes. Designed both to improve understanding of negotiation theory and to build negotiation skills, the curriculum integrates negotiation research from several academic fields with experiential learning exercises.

Students engage in a series of hands-on simulations set in domestic and international contexts, building from simple two-party encounters to complex multi-party scenarios. Some of the exercises emphasize psychological aspects of bargaining, value...

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2017 Sep 15

Retirewise - Pre-retirement Planning (2-day seminar)

8:30am to 1:00pm


114 Mt. Auburn Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge

Retirewise® consists of two half-day sessions focused on financial needs and planning, with a range of important topics delivered by experts from MetLife, Harvard Benefits and Social Security. It doesn't matter how much or how little financial planning you've done, or if your retirement is years away – you'll find the Retirewise...

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2017 Aug 18

End of Summer FreeCycle

12:00pm to 2:00pm


Science Center Plaza
Clean out your home or office and bring your reusable items to the FreeCycle on August 8 from 12-2. All are welcome - no donations necessary. Located in the Science Center Plaza. Learn more.
2017 Sep 24

Brian J. Honan 5K Run/Walk



Tavern in the Square, 161 Brighton Ave, Allston MA

The family-friendly run/walk will welcome everyone from competitive runners to friends of the beloved councilor onto a flat and fast USA Track and Field certified course for a sanctioned race that covers just over 3 miles of Allston-Brighton. Participants will start from Tavern in the Square at 161 Brighton Avenue in Allston Village, pass through historic Union Square and onto Cambridge Street towards picturesque Brighton Center on Washington Street. The race continues past Brighton Center on Washington Street, U-turning at Fairbanks Street...

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2017-2018 Child Care Scholarship Application Open

July 24, 2017
The application period for academic year 2017-18 is open through August 9, 2017. The smaller second round for those hired after August 1, 2017 will be Wednesday, August 30 through September 13, 2017. See here for additional information.
2017 Jul 29

Fragonard’s Young Girl Reading: New Perspectives

2:00pm to 3:30pm


Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street Cambridge MA

On loan to the Harvard Art Museums from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s Young Girl Reading is one of the most famous French rococo paintings in America. Part of a series known as figures de fantaisie, this painting has recently been the subject of art historical discovery and technical analysis.

This event will bring together two scholars working on Fragonard and on the period in question: Yuriko Jackall, assistant curator of French...

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2017 Jul 28

Free Fun Friday - Arnold Arboretum

10:00am to 3:00pm


Arnold Arboretum - 125 Arborway, Boston, MA

Come to the Arnold Arboretum on July 28th and enjoy FREE activities from 10am-3pm, part of the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays program.

Enjoy free activities like the building lab, water coloring, dance, caterpillar lab, Story Board Walks, and more.

Free Fun Fridays invites Massachusetts residents and tourists to visit...

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2017 Jul 27

All the World Is Beer

6:30pm to 9:00pm


Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Join us for an evening of conversation (and consumption). Beer historian Liz Garibay will discuss the role of beer at the 1893 World’s Fair. Learn how brewers were advancing an array of technologies during this period, drink in the story of how a major beer war took place on the grounds of the Fair's Agricultural Building, and absorb fascinating facts about how beer shaped our nation. After the talk, enjoy a variety of beers and explore ...

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2017 Jul 19

Home Buying Workshop

5:30pm to 7:00pm


104 Mt Auburn Street 4th Floor Cambridge, MA 02138

Gain the confidence necessary to make the best home buying decisions for you and your family, you’ll gain insight on current market conditions and community profiles, as well as brokerage services.

Attend our workshops presented by HUECU in partnership with Harvard University Housing and Real Estate Advantage.

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Sixth Annual Ride for Food

July 5, 2017
The Ride for Food is a fun bicycle event organized to raise money for hunger relief in the greater Boston area. The Ride takes place on the morning of Sunday, September 24th, and riders can choose from 50, 25 or 10 mile routes, a route for every level of rider. Find out more hereRead more about Sixth Annual Ride for Food

Kic$tart Your Credit

July 5, 2017

Credit Score? Credit Report? FICO? Closing accounts? Oldest account? Have questions about improving your credit? Learn how credit works and what you can do to build and maintain a strong credit file and score. Learn more and register here for the seminar on July 13 from 12 to 1.