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2016 Mar 21

The Time is Now to Save More

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Business School, Cumnock, Room 230

How much should you be saving for retirement? Where can you find more money to save? Get answers to these and other important questions about retirement saving by attending this on-campus workshop.

Free program presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement investment companies.

Please register in PeopleSoft: Use Title and Code: BEN490, The Time is Now to Save More

2016 Mar 21

The Time is Now to Save More

9:30am to 10:30am

Location: 

Harvard Benefits, 114 Mt. Auburn St., Camb., Room 406

How much should you be saving for retirement? Where can you find more money to save? Get answers to these and other important questions about retirement saving by attending this on-campus workshop.

Free program presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement investment companies.

Please register in PeopleSoft: Use Title and Code: BEN490, The Time is Now to Save More

2016 Apr 30

Maples, Roses, and More (Oh My!)

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building

Hosted by Rhoda Kubrick, Arboretum Docent

This tour of the Arboretum’s large maple collection and adjacent Bradley Rosaceous Collection (rose garden) combines a discussion of plant families and origins with the enjoyment of springtime -- new leaves and flowers.  If time permits, you will climb Beech Path to Explorers Garden and see another wonderful paperbark maple.

In case of inclement weather, contact 617.384.5209. Fee Free, but registration requested. To register, click ...

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2016 Apr 16

Images of America: Arnold Arboretum

3:00pm to 3:45pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building

Join Lisa Pearson, Head of the Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library, as she discusses her new book Images of America - Arnold Arboretum. She will speak about the extensive photograph collections of the Arboretum and how she used them to tell the institution’s story. Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing.

Fee Free, but registration requested. To register, click here or call 617-384-5277.

2016 Apr 11

Botany Blast: Buds, Leaves, and Flowers--Springtime Phenology

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building

Hosted by Elizabeth Wolkovich, PhD, Assistant Professor, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University and Jehane Samaha, Lab Technician, Wolkovich Lab, Arnold Arboretum

Take a moment to look closer at the transient springtime growth stages of trees in the Arboretum. Lizzie Wolkovich and Jehane Samaha will highlight the phenology and anatomy of bursting buds, emerging...

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2016 Mar 08

Fidelity Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings

3:00pm

Location: 

Online

Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings – Why women need to save more than men

Join Kathy Murphy, President of Fidelity Personal Investing, and Jean Chatzky, award-winning personal finance journalistto learn why it’s so important for women to prepare for the unexpected—and what you can do now to stay on top of your savings.  In this free webcast, Fidelity will discuss:

  • The importance of having a financial plan
  • Dealing with life’s changes
  • Prioritizing short- and long-term goals

...

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2016 Mar 03

Fidelity Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings

3:00pm

Location: 

Online

Join Kathy Murphy, President of Fidelity Personal Investing, and Jean Chatzky, award-winning personal finance journalistto learn why it’s so important for women to prepare for the unexpected—and what you can do now to stay on top of your savings.  In this free webcast, Fidelity will discuss:

  • The importance of having a financial plan
  • Dealing with life’s changes
  • Prioritizing short- and long-term goals

Register Now—and spread the word!

P.S. Even though this...

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2016 Mar 03

Fidelity Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings

1:00pm

Location: 

Online

Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings – Why women need to save more than men

Join Kathy Murphy, President of Fidelity Personal Investing, and Jean Chatzky, award-winning personal finance journalist, to learn why it’s so important for women to prepare for the unexpected—and what you can do now to stay on top of your savings.  In this free webcast, Fidelity will discuss:

  • The importance of having a financial plan
  • Dealing with life’s changes
  • Prioritizing short- and long-term goals

...

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2016 Apr 28

ARTS FIRST!

Thu Apr 28 (All day) to Sun May 1 (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 30-May 3, 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. 

2016 Mar 15

Crimson Toastmasters Club

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt Auburn Street, 6th Floor

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 1-2 p.m.  Learn more.

We invite anyone from the Harvard community to visit our upcoming meetings. Read the FAQs and How It Works.

2016 Mar 01

Crimson Toastmasters Club

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt Auburn Street, 6th Floor

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 1-2 p.m.  Learn more.

We invite anyone from the Harvard community to visit our upcoming meetings. Read the FAQs and How It Works.

2016 Mar 31

Gallery Talk: Silver—Materials and Techniques

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Ethan Lasser, the Theodore E. Stebbins Jr. Curator of American Art and head of the Division of European and American Art, will give today’s gallery talk.

Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums...

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2016 Mar 30

Bringing Wine and Joy: Dionysos and Viticulture on Coins of Asia Minor

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Many regions of ancient Asia Minor were what we would now think of as “wine country.” In Greek and Roman times, several cities prospered from viticulture, as evidenced by their coins depicting grapes, amphorae, and the wine god Dionysos himself. More than 50 cities in Asia Minor claimed to be his birthplace, and would organize wine festivals and Carnivalesque parades to honor him. Johannes Nollé, professor of ancient history and epigraphy at Ludwig-Maximilians University, in Munich, will present some of the best examples of coins from the region and convey some of the joie de vivre so...

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2016 Mar 30

Gallery Talk: Victor Grippo—Art Under Dictatorship

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Mary Schneider Enriquez, the Houghton Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, will give today’s gallery talk.

Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums staff; they focus on aspects of the...

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